| Wanganui, North Island |
Activities: Sheep and beef cattle, export kiwifruit orchards, rear calves, pet lambs, dogs, cats, horses & chickens. Help with kiwifruit orchards, weeding flower & vegetable gardens, outside sanding/painting, firewood, farmwork & animal feeding & care. Also help wit
Comments: Don’t apply if allergic to the animals. Separate, comfortable accommodation with queen & single beds, own bathroom, TV & DVD player. Internet access but NO cellphone coverage. Forestry trails to explore, swimming & spa pools. Can collect from Wanganui, 40 min.
Activities: Drystock farm grazing 1800 - 3000 young stock, calves and heifers for local dairy farmers. Stock work (weighing, drenching, moving, feeding), farm maintenance, general farm duties. Experience not necessary, must have an excellent attitude and be fit, he
Comments: Warm, friendly, comfortable accommodation and good food. Whanganui 15 min, closest beach 15 min, Mount Taranaki and Mount Ruapehu just over 1 hour. There are several outdoor activities available in the area.
Activities: Not a farm. Suburban home 5-10 min from town centre. Help with gardening, section maintenance & housework.
Comments: Friendly married couple in early thirties with a gorgeous toddler. Workers will have own room and bathroom. Close to lots of outdoor recreation opportunities. Can either pick up from town or catch the bus to the end of the road.
Hobbies: Bonsai trees, models, vegetable garden, oil painting.
Activities: Not a farm, in centre of Whanganui city. General house cleaning and gardening.
Comments: Family home in a quiet neighbourhood. Can pick up from bus station or airport. I tutor Horticulture at a private training establishment where we also have created community gardens. Near organic farms, gardens, parks, wildlife reserves and National Parks.
Hobbies: Landscape design, eco tourism, organic horticulture, conservation and learning about foreign cultures.
Activities: Olive grove & fruit orchard, some farm animals, cats & dogs. Help with care of hens and coops, walking dogs’ olive picking, oil production in season, pruning, gardening, external maintenance, cleaning & odd jobs.
Comments: Two adults at home (small home) Stay in separate sleepout. Able to cater for vegetarian meals on request. Good internet, limited cellphone coverage. Can pick up and drop off from town - 20 min. Cycles available, spa pool, access to river for kayaking & swimming. Café and pub 5 min. Ski fields 1˝ hr.
Hobbies: Food - growing, cooking, preserving sustainability, organics & permaculture producing olive oil.
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