Homestays, Volunteering & Working Holidays in Oceania

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Join us on our animal sanctuary for rescued animals (mostly chickens) in the tropical rainforest in Kuranda, Australia
  • Country: Australia
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About us: We are a young vegetarian Australian family (Stefan and Bronte) with a 3 month old baby (Finn). We are both scientists in the fields Marine Biology and Ecology. We love hiking, kayaking, gardening, hanging out with our animals, family and ......

Join our family run Guest House in the Heart of the Whitsundays in Queensland, Australia
  • Country: Australia
  • Feedback: 17
  • Host offers payment
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Our chic & stylish guest house accommodation is right in the heart of Airlie Beach and offers stunning views across town and out to the Whitsunday Islands. You have an opportunity to live, work and play in this amazing location which is peaceful, ......

Helping our family on our farm on Kangaroo island, South Australia
  • Country: Australia
  • Feedback: 30
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My husband and I live on a farm. We have 2 lovely twins 5 year old daughters and artie 2 year old we manage a sheep farm. I am a swimming instructor and beauty therapist and my husband is a sheep shearer. We grow our own organic veggies. We live ......

Experience living in a shipping container house and help with basic gardening on the beautiful West Coast, Greymouth, New Zealand
  • Country: New Zealand
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We live in a shipping container house at the base of the Paparoas mountain range on the beautiful West Coast. We have about an acre of land managed on organic principles and values.

Help us with some gardening and spring cleaning in Springfield, Rotorua, New Zealand
  • Country: New Zealand
  • Feedback: 8
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Kia Ora, We would like you to enjoy your stay with us and in our beautiful city. Rotorua is a town set on its namesake lake on Aotearoa NZ’s North Island, renowned for its geothermal activity and Maori culture. We are a family of five plus two ......

Join a fun-loving family living in an eco-village in Currumbin Valley, Queensland, Australia
  • Country: Australia
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We are an open-minded, spiritual, fun-loving, nature-loving family of 4 (children ages 5, 11) who are looking for cultural exchange and conversations to expand all of our lives. We value laughter, love, conscious communication and conversation along ......

Developing the Dream plant in the heart of Global eco village, Queensland, Australia.
  • Country: Australia
  • Feedback: 32
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I am a musical instrument maker of the Slide Didge. I love any excuse to get out into exploring nature. I used to manage the property as a guest house/health retreat. Now i am developing it as a community within a community for fulltime tenants, ......

Enjoy gardening and nature projects and experience the Wet Tropics in Kuranda, Australia
  • Country: Australia
  • Feedback: 1
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Greetings. We are an active family of three living in the wet tropics of Northern Queensland in Kuranda. We are well-traveled, quirky and interested in pretty much everything, despite being over 50 now. Currently our 18 year old daughter is living ......

Gain sustainable living skills and holistic yoga experience in a fire-safe, beach side town South Gippsland, Australia
  • Country: Australia
  • Feedback: 15
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Hello travellers already in Australia . . - - - - Whilst there could be some spare capacity for stranded non-ill travellers amongst my network, some of the hosts and accommodation managers are 65+ and so probably reluctant to be your host. Many ......

Young Kiwi family needs home and farm help in Rotorua, New Zealand
  • Country: New Zealand
  • Feedback: 51
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We are a farming family with 5 children. Their ages are 12,10,7,6,3 We are currently looking for an au pair/house cleaner for about 4 weeks in June as I will be having a medical ......

Explore Perth and help a family in a nice house with a big garden in the Perth hills, Australia
  • Country: Australia
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Originally French, I am a 37 year old working mum with two children aged 3 & 4 need and I am looking for help with daily housechores such as cooking, light cleaning, laundry, gardening. I live in the Perth hills in Western Australia.

Sustainable living systems, organic gardening, permaculture, sourcing everything locally at Hamelin Bay, Western Australia
  • Country: Australia
  • Feedback: 4
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I'm a mature guy who lives mostly alone on a beautiful coastal/rural farm...., sometimes creative, interested and authentic people find their to this place. There are a lots of differing jobs here; weeding(gardens/orchards), collecting seaweed at ......

Help me and also enjoy this beautiful place 25 min from Sydney city center, Australia.
  • Country: Australia
  • Feedback: 48
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It is important to me that you feel comfortable and are happy here. I only have space for 1 person. I live alone in a very peaceful and beautiful environment on the Georges river in the south of Sydney. 25 minutes from the city and 25 minutes from ......

Help mainly in the garden in South Island's oldest historic home, near to Timaru and Caroline Bay, New Zealand
  • Country: New Zealand
  • Feedback: 2
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An Historic house a few minutes from Timaru on 11. hectares of land.. It is peaceful, surrounded by lawns and gardens. In return for helping in gardens..mostly mowing the lawns , sometimes a little housework if it is raining .We offer a private ......

Help me in the house and garden and enjoy the bush whilst being close enough to Melbourne, in Warrandyte
  • Country: Australia
  • Feedback: 34
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Hello If you help me around the home and enjoy spending meaningful time with children, you can wake up to rainbow coloured birds outside your window, but live so close to Melbourne you can enjoy the best of two worlds. UPDATE: I am currently ......

Come and help with gardening while enjoying peace and tranquility in Kapiti Coast, New Zealand
  • Country: New Zealand
  • Feedback: 8
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Kia ora! I returned to New Zealand in 2016 after living in Europe (UK, Spain, and Switzerland) for 10 years. I have a 2.5 hectare property a couple of kms from the small town of Otaki on the Kapiti Coast. For me, it's a tranquil piece of nature to ......

Volunteer on South Island near Mt Hutt / Rakaia Gorge, New Zealand
  • Country: New Zealand
  • Feedback: 38
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We have had workawayers from various parts of the world for many years now and we really enjoy meeting people. Our children have left home, we have grandchildren, one of us is a teacher of languages, the other a builder. You will stay in a ......

Learn earth building skills, helping us to build a straw bale home in Waipara, New Zealand
  • Country: New Zealand
  • Feedback: 4
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Hi, we are Francois, Kate, Mateo and Max. This year we are building a Straw bale home, on a very special piece of land in the Waipara gorge. The home is being made with as much recycled, low or no carbon foot print materials. We are about to start ......

Come and stay and help us around the house in Roslyn Dunedin, New Zealand
  • Country: New Zealand
  • Feedback: 14
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We are a hard working couple in our 50's and 60's who will treat you as friends. Just us and our beautiful small dog. We have travelled the world doing volunteer work ourselves and it has been an amazing experience. We love people from all walks of ......

Help with our garden and animals near Hanmer Springs, New Zealand
  • Country: New Zealand
  • Feedback: 54
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My husband and I live on 12 beautiful acres 3.5kms from Hanmer Springs. The views are spectacular. We keep horses, sheep, pigs, a cow and chickens. I work from partly from home and partly out of town and my husband works in the village. We often ......