Important information: As of the 25 May 2018, New EU Privacy and Data Protection legislation (GDPR) has come into effect. As this site uses cookies and collects information from users please make sure you understand and agree to these terms before continuing to use the site. Read more: GDPR Privacy and Data compliance.

Click here to remove this notice and confirm that you understand your new data and privacy rights.

help exchange   Host 47449
Home   About   FAQ's   Testimonials   Feedback   Insurance   Companions   Posters  
Australia   New Zealand   Europe   Canada   USA   International   log-in
Help Exchange

Great Barrier Island
All Year: Yes
Area (ha): 5.7
Persons: 1 or 2
Category: Homestay
Host ID: 47449
Region: Great Barrier Island

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: August 17, 2018

We are looking for a helper from mid August 2018. In between doing beautiful hikes, surfing our uncrowded waves or wandering along empty beaches, we would love your help assisting with painting, some building work and/or childcare for our son.

We are a family who love the outdoors and our alternative lifestyle here on Great Barrier Island. We live in a house that is completely off the grid and runs 100% on solar power. Our water comes directly from the sky or from the stream, we have a big vegetable patch and most of our meat and fish comes from the island`s land and sea.

Andy is a builder and Deborah runs a stargazing tour company. In our spare time we fish, dive, surf, garden or play on the beach with our son.

We moved into this property in March 2017 after spending a year renovating (thanks to all the help from wonderful helpXers). But there`s always help required, so get in touch!

In exchange for 5 hours work a day, 5 days a week, plus general helping out (like doing the dishes) we will provide your meals and accomodation. We have 2 kayaks, mountain bikes, boogie boards and a surf board that you are welcome to use too.

Your room has is a comfortable king sized bed, warm duvet and pillows. We are usually up around 7:30am ready to get into the day at 8.

We have family meals and eat meat and fish, so if you are vegetarian, that`s cool and there will be plenty to eat, but you will need to let us know in advance, and help out with food preparation.

Back to Top
Copyright 2001 - 2018, HelpX, All Rights Reserved :: disclaimer :: terms of use