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New Zealand


  • Country: New Zealand
  • Feedback: 127
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Hi my name is Geoff and we are currently looking for help in our small homestay on Auckland's West Coast of New Zealand. AVAILABILITY dates 2019 Specifically starting from: 23rd July 3rd August 28th September And other dates throughout the year ......

  • Country: New Zealand
  • Feedback: 42
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Small Farm Animal Sanctuary, 50 KM South of Dunedin. Booking now for July & August 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. ......

  • 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
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We are a young professional family living in Auckland, NZ. We have twins who are 4 years old and our youngest girl is 20 months.

  • Country: New Zealand
  • Feedback: 69
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Hi, We are looking for people to share our home and help us with our garden and small home orchard, there is also some looking after the house and land as well as helping with the horses and other farm animals. Our daughter has another small farm ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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We are a family of 6. Lenka is a psychotherapist. Stephen is a builder. Coe is a busy friendly 13 year old boy. He is passionate about animals. he likes to read and surf and mountain bike. he plays the violin and is very good at board games. ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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Kia ora, haere mai! We are a family that loves to be outside, play, dance, sing, read, talk, and meet new people from around the world. Jason works in IT and loves skateboarding, snowboarding, climbing and other related pursuits. Ann runs nature ......

  • Country: New Zealand
  • Feedback: 19
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We are a friendly, easy going couple who own a lifestyle block of 7Ha and look after many rescued farm animals. We also have 4 rescue dogs! We both work so we love to have some extra help in and around the farm. We are working towards becoming ......

  • Country: New Zealand
  • Feedback: 35
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Fom 2012 Joanna and I (Tomasz) have lived on a farm. It's a 17 Hectare property that is only 35 minutes by car from the centre of Auckland city or 30mins from the North Shore. Though Farming was a new experience for us, in the intervening time we ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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We are a family of five with three school aged children. We own a kiwifruit orchard and nursery. Our family are active and we love the outdoors and the beach. We have mountain bikes which are available for use. The majority of any work will be in ......

  • Country: New Zealand
  • Feedback: 18
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Updated 20/07. Help needed from the 28th August for at least 2 weeks. Thanks. Must be confident cooking and have an good level of English. The work will mostly invoke childcare, cooking and help around the house. Friendly relaxed family looking ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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We are a NZ family who love travelling and like to support other travellers. I have a garden and property that gets away on my with my busy lifestyle so am looking for help with gardening and basic home maintenance in exchange for board and ......

  • Country: New Zealand
  • Feedback: 25
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Welcome travellers. I am looking for interesting and fun people to support me with all kinds of projects on my property and in my house, Be it painting,building,creating,gardening or other general maintainace Your working hours (3 hours x 5 days) ......

  • Country: New Zealand
  • Feedback: 5
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We would welcome a mature couple or independent single person to help us out during the winter and spring months while it is dark both sides of our working day. We would prefer that you take an late afternoon or evening paid job in nearby Dunedin ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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If you are into fishing, hiking, MTB, surfing, horse riding, good food, good wine and generally being surrounded by the beauty of nature we have the spot for you. We are a 680 acre certified organic farm with cattle, sheep, feijoa orchards and large ......

  • Country: New Zealand
  • Feedback: 14
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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 - ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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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
  • Feedback: 14
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Hi, We need help from August 26th 2019 to February 2020. Family of 5 looking for a mature helper to be useful around the place. Someone who likes to keep busy and likes being productive. We are aware of paid jobs close by if you are also looking for ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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Hi, we are Michael, Marie, Etienne, Abigail and Cecilia. Our family is blended, so Etienne and Abigail lives with us every second week and Cecilia joins us one weekend a month and school holidays. We live on 3.5 acres in the Wairarapa in a small ......

  • Country: New Zealand
  • Feedback: 131
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Hey there. My name is Dean, from New Zealand, i normally live 6 months of the year in a wee gypsy village in the foothills of the Balkan hinterland in Bulgaria, and 6 months in India... but in some strange twist of fate i have just done the ......


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