DIY and garden help in Waimate, New Zealand

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  • Última actividad: 13/01/2023



 Estancia mínima:  Al menos 2 semanas



  • Descripción


    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 an Art studio and dorm for Art Stays ,and a workshop for restoration of bicycles and motorbikes.
    My wife is an Artist , and retired dress designer,she loves to spend time in the garden ,
    ,I am a cycle mechanic for most of my career and I enjoy mountain biking and living at the foot of the Waimate trail. I also do Karate.
    We enjoy having people to stay ,we enjoy being Workaway hosts and have met some cool people and made some friends.

  • Tipos de ayuda y oportunidades de aprendizaje

    Tipos de ayuda y oportunidades de aprendizaje

    Proyectos artísticos
    Proyectos de construcción y bricolaje
    Ayuda doméstica
    Mantenimiento general
  • Intercambio cultural y oportunidades de aprendizaje

    Intercambio cultural y oportunidades de aprendizaje

    We live in a beautiful rural area we have a fantastic mountain bike and walking track opposite our house, bikes may be borrowed for the track or going to town for a coffee and to explore .
    Our home is comfortable and the garden is beautiful and peaceful with clear night sky's.
    We play board games sometimes in the evenings or guitar , the Tv is on for the odd movie and we are Moto GP fans.
    We will share our skills from bike basics, garden tips, drawing, sewing, and I love to cook. and we welcome your shared knowledge and stories.
    *Most important we like to laugh and enjoy good company and good food.


  • Proyectos con niños

    Proyectos con niños

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  • Ayuda


    The exterior of the house is being sanded and painted this year.
    The garden always has jobs to be done just to keep on top of things, weeding is a constant and vegetable beds need care . Some trees need felling for firewood .
    Vintage car and motorbike enthusiasts could help with restoration if interested .
    home help with cleaning and washing windows ,ect.
    We are NOT a farm.

  • Idiomas

    Idiomas hablados
    Inglés: Fluido
    Irish: Fluido

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  • Alojamiento


    Family home with Two guest bedrooms ,one with King size bed , one with two Single beds ,dorm room with four beds ,Shared bathroom .rooms are to be kept clean .
    Non smokers.
    Help yourself to toast and cereal for breakfast , lunch and evening meal provided on work days ,on days off guests should provide their own meals.We do not cater for vegetarians or vegans.
    Average stay is ten days,Guests are responsible for their own travel and banking arrangements.

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    There is a bike or two to go to town or go mountain biking ,you can see the hill from the house .
    Art materials to be creative and musical instruments.
    We are situated between Timaru and Oamaru ,and we are just an hours drive from the beautiful lakes.
    To us Waimate is a typical Kiwi small town, 10 min walk from the house with some cool little shops and cafes and lots of charm with an outdoor heated swimming pool.
    ,We like our guests to interact with us we love to hear their stories and not spend all the time in their rooms,
    .Days off are for us too so get out there and see the sights.

  • Un poco más de información

    Un poco más de información

    • Acceso a Internet

    • Acceso a Internet limitado

      Acceso a Internet limitado

    • Tenemos animales

    • Somos fumadores

    • Puede alojar familias

  • Espacio para aparcar autocaravanas

    Espacio para aparcar autocaravanas

    Este anfitrión puede proporcionar un sitio para autocaravanas.

  • ¿Cuántos voluntarios puedes hospedar?

    ¿Cuántos voluntarios puedes hospedar?

    Más de dos

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    Horas esperadas

    Maximum 5 hours a day, 5 days a week .

Número de referencia de anfitrión: 319548663276

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