Delivered in partnership with Otago Polytechnic, FarmHand is a full-time 17 week programme which connects young people with permanent work or further education through hands-on experience with community projects, experiences in nature, and work placements.
Work with conservation projects such as Orokonui Sanctuary, Yellow Eyed Penguin Trust, Wenita Forest, and Sinclair Wetlands
Work placements for 1 day a week for 10 weeks on farms and at the Botanic Gardens
3 days working and exploring on Quarantine Island
3 days in the Catlins learning bush survival skills
Learn to grow food and look after a market garden at our outdoor classroom, Kowhai Grove
Conquer the confidence course at Berwick
Contact Jethro Schreuder, FarmHand Programme Manager, via email firstname.lastname@example.org