Make a difference in the world through voluntary service


100% Pure New Zealand Service Learning Program

  • Next start date is June 11 2018
  • Join the 100% Pure New Zealand group for three days to learn about the country and people, meet new friends and prepare for the placement. The fourth day is your host organisation briefing and travel to your destination
  • Minimum length three weeks (including orientation)
  • Assignments  available throughout New Zealand in a wide range of fields including environmental  protection, conservation and management. Restoration and community projects, remote island clean ups, service to the needs of special children, the homeless and elderly
  • Teachers or trainee teachers welcome to support environmental education programs in schools
  • Extensive program services including first four nights housing, first morning breakfast, full orientation program, airport pickup, support and emergency contact throughout the program, certificate of completion and letter of reference



Environmental management

Orientation program

This is compulsory for all participants and held in Christchurch for 2018. It is a three day orientation with the 100% Pure New Zealand study group to learn about the country, people, custom and culture. The fourth day prepares for volunteering in a foreign country and briefing with host company.  We cover

  • New Zealand, the country and the Kiwi custom and culture
  • Special cultural immersion experience with the indigenous people, Maori
  • Walking tour of the city
  • Housing during orientation
  • Fun group activities and group dinner
  • Guidance and time to make arrangements for the remaining few weeks with the help of locals
  • Understanding local services
  • Special information to reflect your work or project. Topics cover employment law, rights and responsibilities of volunteers and host companies, work place issues and difficulties, important information to support your work, professional topics, making the most of your time in New Zealand