Help out on our goat farm in Inch co. kerry, Ireland

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Ireland

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    09/06/2021

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  • Description

    Description

    We are a family of four who live on a small busy goat farm in the very scenic location of West Kerry. We live upon the sea shore, five kilometers from Inch beach and have the Sliabh Mish mountains behind us.Our fun loving kids are aged 8 and 10 We love the outdoors and our back garden is perfect for hiking .We also have 3 dogs a lurcher ,Pomeranian , and a Irish wolfhound there all part of our family. We have goats that I milk and a few hens . We like to go kayaking in the sea in front of our home and its a good spot for fishing to. We have been living here for over 10 years and every day we feel so blessed to live in such a majestic magical place surrounded by beautiful nature.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Gardening
    Animal Care
    Farmstay help
    Babysitting and creative play
    Help around the house
    General Maintenance

  • Projects involving children

    Projects involving children

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

  • 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

    For the outdoors person there is a wealth of activities including hill walking, kayaking, fishing & swimming.Inch beech close by is great for surfing and has surf lessons. We live in the heart of the west Kerry countryside , surrounded by the natural unspoiled beauty of the Slive Mish mountains you would experience life in rural Ireland.You would learn how to milk goats and make your own yummy cheese to eat.

  • Help

    Help

    We’re looking for extra hands to help out. There’s always something to do. Milking the goats , cleaning out sheds, fencing. Occasionally childminding & light house work.

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    We offer your own bedroom with shared toilet and shower. You may eat with us most of the time or you will be able to cook for yourselves when it suits you. Your own transport is an advantage but not necessary. As usual we ask for 4-5 hours help per day, 5 days a week

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    Our home is surrounded by nature. We have the sea in front and the Slieve Mish mountains behind perfect for hiking. We live about 5 miles from the famous Inch beech lots of surfing, swimming, fishing. We live a short drive away from Annascaul village and a short bus journey to the quaint tourist town of Dingle. Killarney is the other direction also a short bus journey away.

  • A little more information

    A little more information

    • Internet access

    • Limited internet access

      Limited internet access

    • We have pets

    • We are smokers

    • Can host families

  • Space for parking camper vans

    Space for parking camper vans

    This host can provide space for campervans.

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    Two

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    Hours expected

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







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