If applying as a couple or family, please list ages of all applicants and extra information in the next page.
Tell us a bit more about yourself!
Duration of stay
The minimum we accept volunteers for is 4 weeks, as this means we can make sure you have the best chance of getting the experience we like to offer. We've tried having people for less time, feedback shows that it doesn't work as well as 4 weeks!
We are also, always looking for enthusiastic, motivated and passionate individuals to stay longer at Wilderland.
You've indicated you might want to stay longer, please take the time to read this document which lets you know about staying longer at Wilderland.
We keep it simple, and the same for everybody so we can make it fair!
Staying Longer (3 months or more)
You've indicated you might want to stay longer than three months. All people are treated the same when they apply to stay longer and you can read about the process here:
If you are serious about wanting to spend a long period of time at Wilderland, you need to also read the following information about the Trust and our collective management system:
About the Wilderland Trust
Wilderland is a registered Charitable Trust of New Zealand. This means that anything that is provided to you by the Wilderland Trust (including, accommodation, food, workshops etc) is provided charitably.
We have an agreement that all visitors sign upon arrival, so please read through the document here:
And after reading, confirm that you are still interested in applying to stay with us!
(when we show you around on the first Monday we will need you to sign it or you won't be able to stay with us)