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Quality living for seasonal workers

Blenheim, New Zealand

 
 
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Stay with us

Marlborough is one of the sunniest places in the country. Whether you're here for the work or the wine we offer a welcoming, relaxing home away from home where guests can meet plenty of other keen travellers.

Stay & work

We work closely with employers in viticulture, horticulture and local factories to help find you work. Helping with IRD numbers, Bank Accounts etc - all you need to get set up and earning!

 
 
 
 
 
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Facilities

Friendly, relaxed living

Duncannon is perfect for backpackers, RSE workers and vintage workers. Set on 5 acres of land alongside the Opawa River, we offer a spacious and friendly environment for guests to reside. The property features 98 accommodation rooms, each with two beds and TV. We have large dining, laundry and ablution blocks as well as numerous recreation facilities including gym, pool tables, ping pong, soccer table, communal TV rooms and large recreational field - all free for Duncannon guests to enjoy.

 
Outdoor recreation areas complete with bbqs

Outdoor recreation areas complete with bbqs

Duncannon’s ‘House on the Mount’ behind our accommodation

Duncannon’s ‘House on the Mount’ behind our accommodation

Shower blocks powered by solar power

Shower blocks powered by solar power

two spacious dining areas

two spacious dining areas

Set on 5 acres of land alongside the Opawa River

Set on 5 acres of land alongside the Opawa River

 

Job opportunities

We work closely with employers in the viticulture and horticulture industries as well as local factories who maintain great reputations.

 
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Latest news

Marlborough is New Zealand’s major wine growing region offering many job opportunities in viticulture as well as horticulture, hospitality and manufacturing. At Duncannon, we're proud to be part of this industry not only offering a welcoming, relaxing home away from home but hosting local events and getting involved in the community. Read our blog

 
 
 
 
 
 
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Location

Blenheim

We are located 1.5km from Blenheim CBD and to make getting to Duncannon easier, we offer free transfers to the Blenheim I-Site, local supermarkets and co-ordinate work transport.

 
 
All areas of our stay and employment has been well taken care of. The facilities are excellent offering us a home away from home.
— Tufa Fatu from Samoa
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