Homestay Stories

Free Family

August 26, 2019

We have been hosting Tauranga Boys College International students for three years now. We do not have children of our own…

Smythe-Southerwood Family

August 21, 2019

As our children grew up and left the nest, we decided to try hosting an international student. Our first few students were…

Fihaki Family

August 21, 2019

My family and I have been hosting international students for the past two years now, both long and short term. Currently…

Donnelly-Bourne Family

August 21, 2019

We've hosted students for 8 years now and it's hard to remember how or why we began, but what's easy to share is how much…

Upjohn Family

August 21, 2019

Over the past 4 years we have had the pleasure of hosting many short and  medium stay students from both Japan and Germany.…

Ellis Family

August 21, 2019

It has been a privilege hosting international students, both short and long stay through Tauranga Boys’ College. The TBC…