Homestays, Volunteering & Working Holidays in Nelson & Bays, 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, ......

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we have a small dairy farm 3km from Collingwood. Tim and I work the farm together, although this year we will have another person helping Tim with the cows. We have three children, 14 12 11 yrs. they are busy and active. There is good wifi in your ......

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Come & help us at our homely hostel in central Nelson. We have one helper (in exchange for accommodation) leaving in the next week or so. Please only contact us if you're available now or in the next week. We are a 5 to 10 minutes walk from town. ......

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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 ......

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We are a busy family living on a lifestyle block. We have dogs, horses, cows and sheep! But mostly we have 2 busy little ones! For the month of July, we would be after some help with gardening, getting the veggie patch ready, cleaning up the ......

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Our business is a family run country garden cafe, judged New Zealand's best cafe 2013. We have built all the eco buildings on site ourselves over the last 25 years and our business has a strong ecological foundation. We require help in our organic ......

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We are a fun family of five. Always busy doing something. We have a 19 year old that is a builders apprentice.Our 8 year old and 6 year old are loads of fun and very social. They both go to the school down our street. Regan runs an Internet company ......

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Hi there, me and my adorable little son (2yrs old) live on a beautiful patch of land right in the heart of Nelson city. Its 10 mins walk to town, sunny, ocean views and you have your own space downstairs, with seperate entrance and own bathroom. I ......

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We are a young open minded couple 28 and 31, who would love your company and your help at our property. We started out in the Nelson area as helpers whilst we travelled this wonderful country, now we are returning the experience. We decided to ......

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Help with our family at home in Nelson, New Zealand We are Milo and Kimberly, and have lived in Nelson for 16 years after sailing here from Canada. We have two wonderful (no doubt all parents say this ;) children and would like some occasional help ......

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I’m a retired English teacher and nurse with a big house where I rent a couple of rooms.we have a garden and chooks and cats . We welcome travellers who can help with maintenance to our little paradise .we are a short walk into nelson city on the ......

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Hi there We are a certified organic farm since the 1980s specialising fruit and vegetables . we are situated in sunny Nelson / Richmond with mountain views and various tramping tracks nearby needing help this year with Apple pruning and help with ......

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"Together we can co-create the world we want to live in" A beautiful large lush bush property nestled in the foothills of Kahurangi National Park. Situated next to a 4 day hiking/bike trail just 15 min out of town. I live off the grid, close to the ......

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Jill and Martin (children grown up and left home) ( also work part time in Nelson) run a small farm . We have a dozen pet sheep, a few cattle and chickens. All the creeks and a small lake are planted out and we need help trimming trees and with ......

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1.Position available Mid August 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 prefer ......

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Hi, we are building a tiny house on wheels for our wee family and would love to receive some help. We are not builders but are higly motivated, keen to learn on the go and most of all we believe we can do it. Positive actitude makes wonders :) We ......

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We are a couple who have been developing our rural lifestyle block near Nelson since 1996. We have 30 alpacas and a large organic vegetable garden and orchard. We have planted thousands of native trees and are restoring wetlands. We also run ......

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Several hectares of forest including a large area of regenerating native forest. We started planting trees in 1988 and the increase in biodiversity as the years go by is beautiful to see. We are still planting trees ( in winter) but most of the work ......

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If you love nature & sea, native bush, beaches and organic food, you’ll call Marahau paradise. Walk to the beach or the Abel Tasman Park, have a swim in the sea or in the river, go kayaking with seals or choose a hammock with the bellbirds and tuis. ......

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Hi there, we're currently restoring an old yacht and are looking for people experienced with wood work / cabinet making / joinery to help us! The boat is in good condition but needs a lot of maintenance so we've decided on a full refit. There is ......

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