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Workaway horse riding volunteer work exchange in New Zealand

5 Places in New Zealand for Horse Riding Workaway Volunteers

Today we are highlighting five Workaway hosts that can offer horse riding opportunities in New Zealand. Workaway is a site set up to promote fair exchange between budget travellers, language learners or culture seekers and families, individuals or organisations who are looking for help with a range of varied and interesting activities. Signing up to Workaway costs €22.00 for two years (€29 for a couple or two friends).Read More
Articles on working and volunteering worldwide

Workers of the World #14

Articles and posts by or about travellers working their way around the world.Read More
Sports Volunteering

6 Football Gap Years

There isn’t going to be a great deal of work done at The Working Traveller for the next month as the football World Cup returns to its adopted home for the first time since 1950. If watching three games a day slumped in front of the TV inspires you to a) go out and get some fresh air and b) do something football related, then there are numerous football gap years around the world that can help and where you can be of help.Read More
Wings and Wheels Volunteering

Let’s Put on an Airshow Right Here

Surry’s Dunsfold Aerodrome is better known as the home of BBC’s Top Gear but on August 23 and 24 Wings and Wheels will wow crowds of over 30,000 with a variety of dynamic aviation and motoring displays, iconic cars and aircraft. Much of this is put together with volunteer help.Read More
Work Exchange Yacht and Boat Jobs

10 Work Exchanges on Boats and Yachts

From the traditional boat designs of Turkish gulets and Malay sailing boats to solar powered ferries, Workaway and HelpX provide a few opportunities for messing around on the water - once you’ve got everything shipshape that is.Read More
Poosh Building Volunteers

POOSH Here to Volunteer and Learn Sustainable Building Techniques

ThePOOSH,org (People's Organization on Sustainable Housing) is a free to join website listing sustainable build projects around the world. In return for their help, self-build project hosts are encouraged to offer to volunteers food, accommodation and share sustainable self-build techniques. Current projects listed include a rice hull earthbag house in Thailand, a cob cottage in Arizona and a straw bale horse stable in Germany.Read More
Articles on working and volunteering worldwide

Workers of the World #13

Articles and posts by or about travellers working their way around the world.Read More
Tolga Bat Hospital Volunteer

Make Banana Smoothies for Bats in Queensland, Australia

Making banana smoothies for the furry flying mammals is one of the many tasks assigned to volunteers at the Tolga Bat Hospital. Situated in a Queensland forest valley, volunteers are needed all year round for a minimum of one month. Other tasks include trips to the rainforest to release or capture the bats.Read More
Free holiday in Turkey for speaking English

Talking English Not Turkey in Fethiye

EEC-Anglo are offering the chance to talk your way into a seven day holiday on the Turkish Riviera. Their programme appears similar to the arrangements offered by Diverbo in Spain and Germany. Full board accommodation in a three star hotel in Fethiye is provided in exchange for exposing their Turkish students to the English language.Read More
Backpacker hostel work exchange bar jobs

Hostel Jobs Worldwide: 347 Hostels & Guest Houses Open to Volunteer Work Exchanges – Part 2: North and South America, Australia and New Zealand

Last week we posted a big list of backpacker hostels and guesthouses where it may be possible to work for your keep. We had intended this to be one post only but Wordpress decided otherwise and we had to split it into two. In part one we listed hostel work exchanges in Europe, Asia and Africa, while today's list of work to stay possibilites can be discovered in North America, South America and Australia and New Zealand.Read More