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News Release: Trump Threat to Kiwi US Working Holiday Programmes

News Release: Trump Threat to Kiwi US Working Holiday Programmes

Date:Friday, 1 September 2017

New Zealand’s leading specialist overseas employment agency, International Working Holidays (IWH) is joining forces with American and other international agencies to counter the threat to US working holiday programmes from President Donald Trump’s ...

How to help save the J1 Visa

How to help save the J1 Visa

Date:Friday, 1 September 2017

Want to know what you can do as a Kiwi to help save the J1 Visa? We have some petition links for you. ...

Baby Serval rescued at Free Wildlife Rehabilitation Centre

Baby Serval rescued at Free Wildlife Rehabilitation Centre

Date:Monday, 21 August 2017

Our African Free Wildlife Rehabilitation Centre have rescued an orphaned baby serval. ...

Namibia Wildlife Sanctuary give new Cheetah cub a Maori name

Namibia Wildlife Sanctuary give new Cheetah cub a Maori name

Date:Friday, 4 August 2017

Our wildlife sanctuary in Namibia have welcomed a baby Cheetah - and given it a Kiwi name! ...

Press Release: Volunteerism  – A Big OE With a Conscience

Press Release: Volunteerism – A Big OE With a Conscience

Date:Sunday, 30 July 2017

Press Release: IWH's most recent program gives Kiwi's the opportunity to volunteer in Nepal teaching monks English. ...

5 Things to do in China

5 Things to do in China

Date:Sunday, 16 July 2017

If you are planning a trip to China you need to check out these top 5 things to do while you are there. ...

Exploring Singburi Market, Thailand

Exploring Singburi Market, Thailand

Date:Monday, 10 July 2017

We take our taste-buds on a cultural adventure as we explores the Singburi Market in Thailand. ...

5 Things to Pack for Africa

5 Things to Pack for Africa

Date:Monday, 26 June 2017

We'll help you out with what to pack for your trip to Africa.

Here's the 5 most important things to take. ...

Press Release African Wildlife Vet Course Big Hit With NZ Students

Press Release African Wildlife Vet Course Big Hit With NZ Students

Date:Friday, 26 May 2017

A unique African wildlife vet course is proving a big hit with New Zealanders looking to get ahead in becoming a vet or vet nurse according to Vicki Kenny, the founder of International Working Holidays (IWH), the specialist overseas employment ...

South Africa – Welgevonden Game Reserve

South Africa – Welgevonden Game Reserve

Date:Wednesday, 10 May 2017

What a trip. Looking back on it now I can truly say I had one of the best times of my life at Welgevonden in the winter of 2015.
The breath taking scenery, magnificent animals and fantastic people all are my highlights of the trip. ...

How does Volunteering with us help the Rhinos in South Africa?

Date:Wednesday, 10 May 2017

Africa Volunteer Adventures' mission is to create awareness, and to work with projects who track privately owned rhinos and discourage poachers from entering the reserves. The more activity on the reserve, the better. Every day that the volunteers ...

10 Must See Beaches in the USA

10 Must See Beaches in the USA

Date:Wednesday, 10 May 2017

As a Kiwi overseas you’re bound to miss the call of the beach. Luckily, the USA has over 12,000 miles of coastline, meaning there are a ton of beaches to tide you over while exploring (pun intended). Here are our Top 10 picks - add them to your ...

Liana's Trip of a Lifetime at Welgevonden!

Liana's Trip of a Lifetime at Welgevonden!

Date:Monday, 3 April 2017

While the idea of travelling across the globe to undertake a two-month volunteer experience in a country you know nothing about isn't everyone's cup of tea-there's always those adventurous-by-nature sorts who I want to talk to now, so as corny as ...

Olivia's African Dream

Olivia's African Dream

Date:Friday, 10 March 2017

This was my first time travelling alone overseas so far from home so, naturally, I had some reservations and safety concerns. I can’t tell you how much stress and pressure was removed by directing my trip through IWH! I was able to book 10 months ...

Hannah's Panda Adventure in China

Hannah's Panda Adventure in China

Date:Wednesday, 8 March 2017

My panda, a 17year old female called Le Shen (meaning life happiness) was the most gorgeous creature, who was shy at first, but once she realised that I was the one to bring her panda cake and apples every day, she and I were inseparable. ...

Aimee's Canadian Adventure | Dogs Sledding Ranch Stay

Aimee's Canadian Adventure | Dogs Sledding Ranch Stay

Date:Thursday, 2 March 2017

I wasn’t ready to leave the place I had called home for the past 10 weeks. I felt like I had become a part of something and it was the greatest feeling ever. You grow this tight bond with the dogs, being there for that long and it was sad to leave ...

Update from Namibia

Update from Namibia

Date:Wednesday, 22 February 2017

Lots of rescues this last month at the Namibia Wildlife Sanctuary. An Aardwolf, a baby zebra, a leopard and a baboon! How did it all end? ...

Why You Just Need To Do The Kruger Tour

Why You Just Need To Do The Kruger Tour

Date:Wednesday, 22 February 2017

For the girls who were brave enough we signed up to do the big swing. A 70 meter drop into a gorge backwards and then into a giant swing. My legs shook and knees buckled as we were told to lean back. I somehow managed to get on the lap of the girl ...

Rachella's time at the South Africa Dream Horse Safari

Rachella's time at the South Africa Dream Horse Safari

Date:Wednesday, 9 November 2016

When I first got to the South Africa Dream Horse Safari, I was super nervous. Such a new situation with so many new people!
So many questions and thoughts ran through my head. I did not quite know what to expect... ...

Proving this leopard does not kill livestock - Wildlife Sanctuary

Proving this leopard does not kill livestock - Wildlife Sanctuary

Date:Monday, 7 November 2016

Re-fitted with a GPS collar on 12 October, Lightning has not only become the most successful Wildlife Sanctuary release study, but she also holds the record for being the world’s longest monitored free roaming leopard - seven magnificent years!
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