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Stephen Murray

Stephen Murray, 55 from New Zealand (male)
Email: click here
Network: Europe
Present Country: United Kingdom
Join Date: February 17, 2018
Last Updated: February 21, 2020
Last Signed In: May 21, 2020

Companion Ad:
Anybody out there doing a road our around Europe in 2020. Currently planning going to about 20 countries with a combination of being a tourist or helpx volunteer. Have to work out a budget, but might be easier and cheaper having a companion? Advice and interest please contact me. Travelling after winter, too many countries to list here.

Next Destination(s):

Going to Normandy France on 28th Feb then back to UK towards the
summer months May-late Aug no confirmed bookings beyond April at this

Helper Description:
In Portugal until Nov 5th

I came back to the UK after spending 43 years in New Zealand, moved locked stock and barrel but have not secured work. So time for Plan B.

My background is D.I.Y, making stuff, theatre, writing building maintenance. I`ve done cleaning jobs, window cleaning.
Have done basic gardening, weeding, lawns trimming, clearing sections

Things I have done, built replica props of Dalek and Tardis entrance seen in photo and me working on Time Machine which I finished (Got featured in a national publication in NZ) Photos can be found on the net.
Done up 6 houses which included window repairs, plastering, (gib-stopping) fixing rotting windows and floors, weather board replacements, built 3 kitchens from scratch. Wardrobes, doors, ton of painting, replaced iron on roofs,stripped paint,put up tiles,window putty. made Steampunk guns using junk and hand sculpture. Fibreglass Weeping Angel and sculpture (Unfinished) Cyberman head MK 2 (Unfinished) Laid lino squares, prizes for scratch-built models (e.g minature vintage toilet) Time Guardian replica with lights and sound.

Write poetry, one-act plays, children`s radio stories.

Currently working on autobiography

Love dogs, a challenge, and interesting conversation

Also done half a photo journalism course so taken some good shots over the years.