help exchange   Host 35499
Home   About   FAQ's   Testimonials   Feedback   Insurance   Companions   Posters  
Australia   New Zealand   Europe   Canada   USA   International   log-in
Help Exchange www.helpx.net


Ward,
All Year: Yes
Area (ha): 4
Persons: 2 double rooms
Category: Non Organic Farmstay
Host ID: 35499
Region: Marlborough

Note: Please login or register if you wish to see all full size photos and part reviews. You will also require to upgrade to premier membership in order to view contact details, weblinks and complete reviews.

Last Updated: October 16, 2017

We need helpers for most of the year

Throughout the year we need HelpXers for pruning, weeding, mowing, vegetable seeding and other maintenance. Peferably a couple or 2 friends in their mid 20's.

The weather is unusual this year with hot days but slightly cooler nights. On the east coast there is always lots of sun. The view is stunning.
We are in a great position- 1 hour from Picton and the Marlborough sounds, 1 1/2 hrs from Nelson and 1 hr to Nelson Lakes, but unfortunately after the earthquake we are 6 hours from Christchurch and Kaikoura. Hopefully SH1 will reopen by the end of 2017

We have 410 Olive trees in 2 groves and 150 hazelnut trees.
We host the Molesworth Tours once or twice a month for lunch and a tour around the grove. In return for good food and a comfortable room, we would love some gardening, harvesting, and general farm maintenance work to be done, hours would be flexible.
In March we harvest the nuts and in May/June/July we harvest the olives. In between times there is irrigation in the summer and mowing and weeding most of the time, fruit picking and preserving.

We have two lovely double rooms separate from the house with a shared en suite bathroom, good food and a happy home.

It is never boring.

Back to Top www.helpx.net
Copyright 2001 - 2017, HelpX, All Rights Reserved :: disclaimer :: terms of use