Volunteer in New Zealand with IVHQ

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Volunteer in New Zealand

Volunteer in New Zealand with International Volunteer HQ, the world's most affordable and trusted volunteer organization. IVHQ has a wide range of volunteer abroad projects available in New Zealand, including NGO Support, Coastline Conservation and Education and Freshwater Restoration and Education.

At a glance...

  • Available year-round
  • 3 meaningful project options
  • Projects based throughout the wider area of New Zealand's largest city, Auckland
  • Accommodation in a dormitory style hostel
  • Between 5 and 10 volunteers start in New Zealand each month
  • Program fees include airport pick-up, orientation, accommodation, breakfasts and lunches during volunteer the program period and 24/7 in-country volunteer support
  • Program fees from $885 for 2 weeks
  • Endless weekend activities and opportunities to travel

It was great learning about the Maori culture and history. I really liked working in nature!  I will recommend my younger sister to volunteer here in the future. Everything was great, keep up the good work!

Lingyan Hu
Why volunteer with IVHQ?
  • Most affordable fees - as the world leader in affordable volunteer travel, we're able to keep our fees low by partnering with a local organization in New Zealand to support meaningful community projects and local employment.
  • Superior support - your experienced IVHQ Program Manager, teamed with our local team in New Zealand will ensure you feel supported every step of the way - from planning to volunteering.
  • Responsible projects - we're dedicated to ensuring that our projects are responsibly-run and have sustainable positive impacts that are supporting local needs.
  • Online training - as soon as you register on an IVHQ program, you will gain access to our interactive volunteer training to ensure you're well prepared for your program.
  • Safety-first - volunteer safety is a top priority for IVHQ and we have clear standards for risk management on each program. You can feel confident that you are placed with trustworthy institutions, organizations and families that have been screened by our local teams.
  • New friendships - as an IVHQer, you'll always be in the company of friendly locals and like-minded volunteer travelers who will quickly become your life-long friends.
  • Epic weekend adventures - you'll have your weekends free to explore New Zealand with your new-found friends.

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