Help us building an earthship in the Canadien Prairies at the developing ecovillage



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  • Beschreibung


    This developing ecovillage community is inviting you to spend time with us.
    If you like to be outdoors, spend time enjoying untouched nature and living close to the elements, then this is the right place for you.

    We are located in the vast beautiful Prairie landscape, surrounded by trees, fields and open skies.
    The huge inland ocean, Lake Winnipeg with its shallow waters invites you for swimming over the summer.

    We are in the process of building an off grid village. We are a group of families and single people between 25 and 52 years old who are building to live a dream beyond a 9 to five workday week, So we will be able to live on the land, run our own small businesses, grow our own food and host cultural, educational and natural building events.

    We have yurts and temporary summer homes on the property.

    We are building an earthship as a first real self sustainable home.

    We are now looking for volunteers to help us continue build the Earthship starting May 15th 2019!

    The earthships tire wall is now 7 courses high in most places. First thing in the spring will be the continuation of the tire wall up to 10 courses, further placement of insulation, adobe packout, bond beam,,,

    followed by a workshop at the beginning of June for different earthship related elements, framing, greenhouse, roof, bottle walls,

    more tasks to come in the area of carpentry, roofing, plastering, water catchment, over the whole summer

    gardening help is always welcome

  • Arten von Hilfe und Lernmöglichkeiten

    Arten von Hilfe und Lernmöglichkeiten

    Heimwerker- und Bauarbeiten
    Babysitten und Kinderbetreuung
    Zubereiten / Kochen von Mahlzeiten für die Familie
    Hilfe bei Ökoprojekten

  • UNO-Ziele für nachhaltige Entwicklung, die dieser Gastgeber verfolgt

    UNO-Ziele für nachhaltige Entwicklung, die dieser Gastgeber verfolgt

    Keine Armut
    Kein Hunger
    Gesundheit und Wohlergehen
    Hochwertige Bildung
    Sauberes Wasser und Sanitärversorgung
    Bezahlbare und saubere Energie
    Menschenwürdige Arbeit und Wirtschaftswachstum
    Industrie, Innovation und Infrastruktur
    Weniger Ungleichheiten
    Nachhaltige Städte und Gemeinden
    Nachhaltige Konsum- und Produktionsmuster sicherstellen
    Maßnahmen zum Klimaschutz
    Leben unter Wasser
    Leben an Land
    Frieden, Gerechtigkeit und starke Institutionen
    Partnerschaften zur Erreichung der Ziele
  • Kultureller Austausch und Lernmöglichkeiten

    Kultureller Austausch und Lernmöglichkeiten

    If you are interested in off grid living, sustainable housing, spending time in a start up ecovillage, this is a great opportunity to learn and gain experiences.
    We welcome a multicultural environment and the exchange from different countries.
    We get together at bonfires and share experiences. If you play an instrument we are looking forward to jam with you.

  • Arbeit


    Tire pounding for the earthship, plastering, building tasks possible for unexperienced builders, guided by a professional or experienced builder. Carpentry, roofing,
    Gardening help

  • Gesprochene Sprachen

    German: Fließend
    English: Fließend
    Spanish: Fließend

  • Unterkunft


    We have lots of tenting space in nature, bring your own tent or stay in one of our camper trailers.
    We offer local and homemade food from our summer kitchen for 3 meals per day.
    All food is up to 80% organic and healthy balanced. Vegetarian and vegan options available.
    Living is rustic, but a great experience to what you are dealing with when you start the off grid experience, in the process of building a comfortable off grid home.
    We have an outdoor shower, on a sunny day, which we have lots, water warms up by the sun.
    Solar electricity is available to charge devices etc. Now we also have wifi internet access.

  • Was noch ...

    Was noch ...

    We welcome a healthy and sustainable lifestyle. A minimized use of any substances like alcohol, cigarettes, weed is expected.
    If you have a car it is easier to get to the lake, and the nearby town, otherwise you drive with one of us.
    We will do small excursions into the beauty of Manitoba, when we are not working. The close by town of Gimli is a fisher harbour of icelantic heritage and has lots to offer over the summer, live music, markets and the big lake is like an ocean.

  • Etwas mehr Information

    Etwas mehr Information

    • Internet Zugang

    • Eingeschränkter Internet Zugang

      Eingeschränkter Internet Zugang

    • Wir besitzen Tiere

    • Wir sind Raucher

    • Familien möglich

  • Kapazität - wie viele Workawayer maximal

    Kapazität - wie viele Workawayer maximal

    mehr als zwei

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    5 hours 5 days a week

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Korrekte Angaben im Profil: (4.0)

Kultureller Austausch: (4.0)

Kommunikation: (4.7)

Gastgeber Ref-Nr.: 473547795239