58 y.o married couple with 4 children (Three married and one still at home ) - property of 6.54 acres with a couple of sheep … John currently employed by Victoria Police as detective (soon to retire) and Judy is now retired stay at home nanny of 3 grandchildren.
Love to travel and share experiences with world travellers. Have a passion for mission work and have worked in East Timor, Solomon Islands, Uganda, holidayed in Bali, Bangkok, India, Kenya, Himalayas, USA. Canada, UK, Ireland, Netherlands, Belgium, France, Spain, Italy, Andorra, Switzerland, Germany, Thailand, Cambodia, New Zealand ....to name a few.....love travelling.....
Cooking / shopping
Share the joys of travelling and experiences had. Share the beauty of The Yarra Valley Wine Region and native animals of Australia.
Have large vegetable garden which always need attention. Have three hothouses which grow vegetables etc and have small orchard with 25 + fruit trees and plenty of gardens to weed and modify.
If you are talented at landscaping there are a couple of hundred blue stones to be laid as driveway edging and a couple of hundred smaller bluestone pavers for garden edging to be laid.
Fencing can always do with some attention.
Fire wood to cut and split, ferns to be dug out etc etc etc.
Paint work also available, sheds need touch up and re paint.
Happy for you to make yourself at home and even jump in the kitchen and surprise us with your culinary delights.
Negotiable depending on length of stay & when. Have double room available at most times with ensuite.
Residence close to public transport, bus 500 meters - train 12 kilometers.
Access to wireless internet and telephone.
Location is the centre of the Yarra Valley Wine Region with numerous tourist attractions within a short drive. IE. Healesville Sanctuary, Puffing Billy Historical Train, Dandenong Ranges
Limited internet access
We have pets
We are smokers
Generally 4 but negotiable