We are a young couple, Julia from the Faroe Islands and Chris from New Zealand who have been traveling the world and recently moved onto our lovely home which situated on a 48000sqm of native bush and fully offgrid with solar system and spring/rainwater.
In our spare time we surf, spearfish and go on adventures.
Help with Eco Projects
DIY and building projects
Creating/ Cooking family meals
Help around the house
The Great Barrier island is only run on reticulated power so everyone needs to have there own source of power and water and fireplaces for heat. It is a more difficult and involved way of living with such a rewarding feeling. Come and enjoy with us.
This project could involve children. For more information see our guidelines and tips here.
We have recently finished a tiny home project which you will see in our pictures. Our next mission is to slowly work on our property, building bush tracks, creating an organic vegetable garden, composting and building small structures like fish filleting benches and working on creative little projects around the property. We love to get you to teach us what you know and if you love cooking we would this to be a part of your day.
We are keen to get a yoga enthusiast to get onboard. We will often go fishing in a boat in the evenings so a group clean up effort and sorting out the fish is a fun part we all do.
Double garage, you will be sleeping in a large garage on a double bed and can come up to our house to use the shower/toilet/cooking facilities.
Limited internet access
We have pets
We are smokers
Can host families
Maximum 4-5 hours a day, 5 days a week