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The Cardrona Alpine Ski Team offers Homestay options for athletes with with local Wanaka families.

Coming to New Zealand for a season of training with the Cardrona Alpine Ski Team can be a significant commitment for an entire family. Our team can connect you with a local Wanaka family who are happy to house your young athlete for the winter season in our Homestay programme.

Homestay families provide your athlete with a warm, supportive home for the winter, with all their meals included in the agreed weekly payment between you & the host family. Weekly payments range from $350 - $400 per week depending on living situation & home facilities.

If you'd like to become a host Homestay family, check out all the important information & apply here. All adults in your household will be required to undergo Police vetting checks – samples of the form can be found on the NZ Police website.

To apply as an athlete in the Homestay programme, you can read all the information & fill out the form here

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