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All Year: Sept - May
Area (ha): 5
Persons: 2-4
Category: Accommodation Business
Host ID: 55170
Region: Far North

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Last Updated: November 20, 2019

This is a 12ha sanctuary in the Kerikeri Inlet and is a short 12km drive north east of Kerikeri, in the stunning Bay of Islands. A causeway links the island to the mainland, providing convenient vehicle access. It is a natural haven with a wide diversity of New Zealand plants and birds including the rare North Island Brown Kiwi.

Up to 3 hours help per person per day – the hours of work can be variable (sometimes more, sometimes less) depending on how many guests we have staying.

Work includes cleaning of cottages – bed making, shower and toilet cleaning, vacuuming etc; cleaning of camp shower/toilet/kitchen block; gardening – weeding, raking of tracks and general maintenance and other jobs that needs doing.

What you get:
Free camping site
Free showers
Free Wi-fi
Coffee or tea and snacks for tea break
No meals are provided
You will need your own car/van/tent for accommodation.

There is strictly a no smoking or lighting of fires on the Island and no pets allowed.

By staying here you will also be helping us to protect and enhance this special environment. If you love nature and have a desire to see some of the unique plants and birds of New Zealand, you’ll love your time here. We can offer a truly unique ecological experience and a great base for exploring the Bay of Islands.

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