Come and help our friendly australian family living on our farm in Glenlyon, Australia



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  • Beschreibung


    We have availability for a couple for ten days Our season is in full swing and we need help with:

    Picking berries
    (blueberries mulberries )
    Picking gherkins
    Pickling gherkins
    Washing lettuce
    General garden maintenance
    Preparing soil

    If anyone has building skills we need help with shed conversion and new shed frame

    Just over an hour's drive from Melbourne or an easy train ride from Southern Cross station. If you want a break from Melbourne City come and see us!
    We live in a beautiful old farmhouse built on 3 acres of rich red volcanic soil.
    We are a family of 4 with 2 young children creating an intensive food production farm that uses organic farming practices aimed at supplying the best quality food for the local community.
    Work incl. planting seeds, transplanting seedlings, garden bed preparation, compost making, picking veg, preparing lettuce mixes, food preservation/pickling gherkins, weeding, digging etc.
    It is winter time there will be projects to work on, plenty of slow cooked meals and the warmth of the open fire.
    Accom is for two in a guest room adjoining our house, with wifi, dvd, comfortable beds. Meals are cooked by family and we generally all eat together. We encourage helpers to cook at least one meal(we love helpers who can cook) If the weather is good we often have a BBQ. Mixed diet, vegetarians catered for.
    Pick up and drop offs(bus/train/free time). On days off we can drive you into Daylesford(our nearest big town) where you can spend a day exploring.

  • Arten von Hilfe und Lernmöglichkeiten

    Arten von Hilfe und Lernmöglichkeiten

    Heimwerker- und Bauarbeiten
    Mithilfe auf einem Bauernhof

  • Projects involving children

    Projects involving children

    This project could involve children. For more information see our guidelines and tips here.

  • 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

    We are a friendly, australian family living on a beautiful property that we live off.

  • Arbeit


    Picking, planting, composting, potting, weeding, building, painting, the help is varied and diverse. However we do have specified work for a carpenter.

  • Gesprochene Sprachen

    English: Fließend

  • Unterkunft


    The room is adjacent from the house, it has 2 beds, DVD, wifi and is very comfortable. Meals are shared in the main house with family. You will have your own toilet, however shared shower.

  • Was noch ...

    Was noch ...

    Helpers have time off to explore the Daylesford area, we can drop off and pick up from train station

  • 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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    5 hours day/ 5 days a week

Gastgeber Ref-Nr.: 879459488159