Re-wilding eco project with our family by the sea, west coast of Ireland



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  • Beschreibung


    We are a family of four (or five if you count Sharky our cat). We live on the west coast of Ireland near a town called Clonakilty. We are both artists (music and visual arts). Wave a beautiful peaceful site, overlooking the sea and there are plenty of swimming beaches a short walking distance away. We have an acre of land, which was just grass when we arrived here 2 years ago - We are in the process of re-wilding the land, so far we've planted over 50 young trees, areas of wild flowers and we grow our own veg in a polly tunnel. In our short time living here we've seen a huge increase of wildlife, birds of prey, insects, flocks and flocks of birds of all sorts. But it's hard work to keep it up and to create the vision we want for the local wildlife. Introducing bee hives, ponds, chickens, dry stone walls, insects safe places and more. We would like to find people who share our passion for creating these areas for our wildlife to thrive. For us it's really important that you are independent and enjoy the outdoors, camping style (you'll be living in a caravan) - we'd provide food but you'd prepare it for yourself. We'd be with you on the site, teaching you everything we know, but during your time off we'd hope you'd want to go off and explore the area. We think our situation would best suit a couple, but an independent single person could also work out. Also we'd like to find people that want to stay for a week or 10 days then move on, we can't take anyone for very long periods of time I'm afraid.

  • Arten von Hilfe und Lernmöglichkeiten

    Arten von Hilfe und Lernmöglichkeiten

    Heimwerker- und Bauarbeiten
    Hilfe bei Ökoprojekten

  • Kultureller Austausch und Lernmöglichkeiten

    Kultureller Austausch und Lernmöglichkeiten

    Re-wilding. Gardening. English language (if useful)

  • Arbeit


    We would welcome around 3-5 hours a day helping with Dry stone walling / Small eco-building projects / Digging ponds and generally maintaining land in an eco-friendly way.

  • Gesprochene Sprachen

    English: Fließend
    Spanish: Gute Kenntnisse
    French: Gute Kenntnisse

  • Unterkunft


    Self contained Caravan with cooking facilities and fridge. Outdoor bathroom with hot shower (not located in caravan). Food will be provided but will need to be prepared by guest in their caravan (not prepared by host).

    We would recommend you have a car, but if you don't we can provide lifts into the local town when we are going in. Also the local community are very nice and there are always people driving in and out of town that you can catch a lift with.

  • Was noch ...

    Was noch ...

    There are lots of beautiful beaches and walks near by. The town of Clonakilty is 10K away. It is a truly beautiful area with loads to see and do, but public transport if not great so if you want to go site seeing then a car is handy.

  • 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


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    Maximum 4-5 hours a day, 5 days a week

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