Homestays, Volunteering & Working Holidays in New Zealand

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New Zealand

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  • Country: New Zealand
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Great barrier island away from the rat race. The great outdoors living off the grid solar power systems. Looking for help around the house, garden, bush and land easygoing into the preservation of nature ,land ,and sea living in the bush but close ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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We are a small young family. I am a media artist, working in photography and film, I work from a studio in the city and love living in our paradise only 30 mins from town. I'm Kiwi born with an Italian mother. I speak basic German (my son is half ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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Hi We are an easy going couple living in a forestry lifestyle block surrounded by lovely nature close to Nelson lakes National park. We are 15 minutes from Lake Rotoiti and St-Arnaud village, about 1 hour from Nelson and 1.5hrs from Abel Tasman. We ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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We have sailed around the world and I am still involved with the Tutukaka youth sailing club, where we teach the kids how to sail. I go to the beach early every morning to walk my dog and swim if possible. I am also interested in dancing, Body ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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We are a family of 4, living on one acre, 20 minutes drive west of Whangarei. Parts of the property are very overgrown and require some attention. We are flexible with days/times. We are keen to have two people at a time. As we are not on a public ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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Stay with our fun outdoor loving farming family in the heart of the Waikato and help us look after our 3 great kids. We are a short drive to many different tourist attractions that you can explore.

  • Country: New Zealand
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Hi. We are a lesbian couple with bees and chooks in Auckland's city fringe Sandringham. Various major public transport options within 5-15 minutes walk. We have planted over 45 fruit trees, have a good size vegetable garden. We garden organic and ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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Want to learn about Tiny House construction? Some of our best helpers have had no prior experience, just patience and a willingness to watch & learn! Our build time is 3 months - the longer you stay, the more you can learn and the more things make ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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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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My traveller profile is https://www.workaway.info/workawayerprofile.html?w=horihawetib. I returned home in January 2019 after 6 months traveling around Europe and South America. I’m back at work now and am trying to get things done at the property ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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I am looking for a person or a couple to help me with various tasks around the house and garden, like painting, firewood, weed control (see below for details). Some experience would be good, but not vital. In return, I'm happy to share the Kiwi way ......

  • Country: New Zealand
Te Horo is a predominantly rural area of outstanding natural beauty north of Kapiti. Our property is 5 hectares of paddocks, totara forest, potagers, fruit trees, the farmhouse and an upmarket gite which provides very private accommodation for our ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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We are a family of four living on stunning Great Barrier Island New-Zealand. We are making our little market hobby into a real business. We make natural soaps and gift items and Shane runs the local tyreshop. The island is a natural paradise, rustic ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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We are a middle aged couple( in our later years) who love where we are but its quite hard to keep up with all the work. We have 410 olive trees and 180 hazelnut trees on 4.5 hectares. Jo is a potter when she's not in the garden or bottling oil and ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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Our place is 13 acres on the edge of the Waitakere Ranges surrounded by bush, a permaculture project in progress! We have animals, gardens and a local plant medicine based business that supports community organizations bringing good change for the ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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We live on a farmlet in Riverton. About 200mtrs from the beach & river. Riverton is a great fishing town, awesome cafes, beaches - great surf spots. A couple of hours away from Queenstown, TeAnau & the Catlins I run a Riding School. I have kids come ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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A fun, friendly but chaotic family household - Vicki and Mike, our two daughters, Bea, aged 5 and Indie, 2 years and our two Rabbits, Peter and Flopsy! Mike works as a web developer, and Vicki works at a local University and as a Childbirth ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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I have a large garden with 4 hens, an orchard, wetland, veg and flower garden and aim to be as weed and pest free as i can manage. I have been having wwoofers for the last 10 years so I'm well used to having working guests and really enjoy it. The ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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Come stay on Australasias oldest Angus Stud Farm beside the sea. We are on the beach, 10 minutes from Gisborne with a large warm home, an indoor pool with self contained cabin accommodation. We would love to get to know new cultures and give you an ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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We would welcome a mature couple to help with some projects around the place. A mix of helping with the dogs, horses, sheep, chickens, DIY, landscaping, gardening and helping around the house, we treat you like family and expect the same in return, ......


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