Homestays, Volunteering & Working Holidays in New Zealand

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New Zealand


  • Country: New Zealand
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Small Farm Animal Sanctuary, 50 KM South of Dunedin. Booking now for September.There are pigs, horses, sheep, chickens, dogs. Also a large garden, a few paddocks, all surrounded by farmlands. Very rural NZ Large original farm house and grounds. For ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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My 13-year-old son and I live in Ruakokoputuna, a gorgeous wine-growing valley in South Wairarapa – 90 km north of NZ’s capital city, Wellington. We are surrounded by farmland and magnificent limestone river and cave systems. The word famous Patuna ......

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Our family of 3 children, 1 slightly tubby Bearded Collie, 2 cats, 2 sheep , several chickens and three rabbits live on 2.5 Acres, of regenerating native bush and grass. We are working hard to be self sufficient but have some way to go (the veggie ......

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We are a busy couple with a wicked sense of humor . we are quite self sufficient , I have an interest in music and play a couple of instruments ( badly ). we do not get involved with internships or visa applications.

  • Country: New Zealand
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We live on a lifestyle block in beautiful Golden Bay, South Island, New Zealand. We have been hosting travellers for more than 30 years and thoroughly enjoy sharing our lifestyle and our natural environment with visitors from all corners of the ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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help needed to maintain and improve a modest suburban home in the tourist mecca of Rotorua...

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We are a family of three living on a 10acre rural property at the end of Whangarei Heads with great harbour views. It is very close to Ocean Beach- surf and Bream Head - walks. We recently set up a separate self-contained cabin suitable for a couple ......

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I'm 44 and a permaculture enthusiast. Large, peaceful and dynamic property is a tree-lovers paradise and features a river, waterfall and plenty to explore. I'm establishing food, shelter and energy systems here using holistic permaculture ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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Hi, *️️️️*️️️️ Currently we are looking for someone to join us for September - for a tree planting project (offset your air miles getting to NZ!) - this will involve helping to erect fencing to protect the trees from animals and planting the ......

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After 24 years away on international adventures Alistair has returned home to New Zealand, and bought the family with him! Alistair met his American wife, Karin, in Bolivia where they lived together for 20 years, and their two sons, Connor and Kael, ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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Couple or 2 friends together, energetic, needed for garden work, firewood, work in our native trees reserve,housecleaning,feed chickens and dogs, possibly help with painting a cottage, some housecleaning and general tidying up around the property. ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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We are an Irish couple enjoying life in New Zealand . We are renovating our old wonderful house situated on the outskirts of town, our projects include the final stages of converting an Art studio and a garage to workshop for restoration of ......

  • Country: New Zealand
  • Feedback: 72
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We live in a beautiful, recently renovated farm homestead in the stunning Motueka River valley. Your hosts, Jeremy (32) and Josie (32), would love to host people from anywhere in the world with an interest in the outdoors. We have recently finished ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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This is an experience of dipping your toes into a new world. I personally feel that each individual should be ready and up for the challenge, as this is a different and wild place. We are located 25 minutes *Out* of Raglan on a scenic reserve. ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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Hi Workawayers Update August 2019 Hi WW'ers past present and future IJust got back from italy/Thailand and Indonesia. Max is in shock that Bossy pants has come home. Anyway That's Mr. Bossy-pants BTW. I need help. I hate working alone. And it's ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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Highlights: - Peaceful and beautiful lifestyle property with waterfalls, ponds and streams - Brand new home - Helpers get their own private bedroom and bathroom - Opportunity to work with animals - A chance to try a homemade Middle Eastern food - ......

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I am a airport rescue firefighter, Builder(carpenter) and am also a Trustee of a dog rescue charity in Hawke`s Bay. I am also a founding member of a NZ native tree restoration group. Its early days however, Its turning in a huge project. I am a ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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We live off grid in a beautiful slice of paradise and invite you to join us for a while. We are looking for someone to help out with a variety of tasks. We are surrounded by forest and a river runs through it too. Food prep and tidy up is shared. ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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We have a Quiet lifestyle block near Invercargill .Try to fish once a week so there will be fresh fish . The meals are mainly farm meat /wild venison/pork and Fish with fresh veg out of the garden . Always enjoy taking people out for a fish mainly ......

  • Country: New Zealand
  • Feedback: 22
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1.Position available Mid-late November. We require a person with hospitality experience,minimum age 24 years. Help includes room reset and cleaning, guest check in , gardening , helping with guest breakfasts,help in the house. Shared or own room .We ......


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