Enjoy country life helping a friendly couple in Duncan, British Colombia

Country

Canada

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    27/05/2019

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  2019 

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  • Description

    Description

    My husband and I own a large acreage with organic gardens and a small pond, close to Duncan B.C.. We are located in the country on 5 acres of land. We live about 40 minutes from the ocean on Vancouver Island in the province of British Columbia. We are retired and need help with chores and odd jobs around our place. We have room for 1 or 2 persons. We are friendly and enjoy the company of young people.

  • Type of help

    Type of help

    Gardening
    Building
    General Maintenance
    Help with Eco project
    Help in the house
    Language practice
    Art project

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Guests will experience a wide range of country life skills, such as organic gardening, tractor driving, chainsaw use, etc. Within a maximum forty minute drive they will experience world class boating, kayaking, fishing, bird watching and whale watching. The West Coast of Vancouver Island has wild rainforests and rugged, sandy beaches.

  • Help

    Help

    We would like mature people 25 and up who have acquired some self motivation and life skills. We would also like persons who enjoy country life and solitude. We are looking for some help around the house, some general maintenance tasks, building help and gardening.

  • Languages spoken

    Languages spoken

    English

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    Large double bedroom with private bathroom, computer, internet and indoor sauna. Access to the rest of the house with pool table, full kitchen, TV sitting room, Laundry room and hot tub,

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    Guests can take a bus through the whole of Cowichan Valley. There is two world class music festivals in the summer. There is rubber tubing in the local rivers. The city of Victoria is a short bus ride away. They will also have access to bicycles.

  • A little more information

    A little more information

    • Internet access

    • Limited internet access

      Limited internet access

    • We have pets

    • We are smokers

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    More than two

  • ...

    Hours expected

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


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