Help around the farm and stay on a converted school bus near Port Macquarie, Australia



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    If you want a true Aussie experience come and stay with us.
    We are located on the mid north coast in a beautiful little valley surrounded by national park great for bush walking and bird watching and checking out the wildlife. Also great freshwater swimming holes . Our accomodation has 5 single bedrooms and 2 double rooms it is new and very nice. Meals are mixed diet good home cooked meals with our family. We do not cater for special diets .We grow organic veggies , garlic , Beef cattle ,pigs, bee hives ,pigs, chickens, sheep and goats. Tasks involve general help around the farm.We are 45 mins Drive From both Port Macquarie and Wauchope and we can pick you up from either if you arrive by bus or trian. Look forward to hearing from you.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    DIY and building projects
    General Maintenance
    Farmstay help
    Animal Care
    Language practice

  • UN sustainablity goals this host is trying to achieve

    UN sustainablity goals this host is trying to achieve

    UN goals
    No poverty
    Zero hunger
    Good health and well-being
    Quality education
    Gender equality
    Clean water and sanitation
    Affordable and clean energy
    Decent work and economic growth
    Industries, innovation and infrastructure
    Reduce inequality
    Sustainable cities and communities
    Responsible consumption and production
    Climate action
    Life below water
    Life on land
    Peace, justice and strong institutions
    Partnerships for the goals
  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Travelers will learn organic gardening and working with animals and bees and a very Aussie experience being mostly self sufficient

  • Help


    Tasks involves help around the farm with planting and harvesting vegetables working with bees harvesting honey and bee health. doing chores that involve animals, fencing and farm maintenance

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent

  • Accommodation


    Accomodation is in a large house just for our helpers

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    this is a great spot for wildlife watching , bush walking , bird watching , fresh water fishing, mountain bike riding, transport to port macquarie for sight seeing. TV and dvds available.

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    A little more information

    • Internet access

    • Limited internet access

      Limited internet access

    • We have pets

    • We are smokers

    • Can host families

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    More than two

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    Hours expected

    Maximum 5 hours a day, 5 days a week

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Host ref number: 115189556292