Experience organic gardening on an almost 100% sustainable farm/permaculture station in Santa Catarina, Brazil

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  • Description

    Description

    We are a family project that began in 2005. We completed a Permaculture Design Course at IPEP. We than purchased 2 ha(5 acres) and started working towards making our dream come true. We used the Permaculture Environmentall Design and principles, as a way of life. My grandmother´s and my dream is to have a sustainable farm/hostel.

    We like to host people that are motivated hard workers with a passion in learning sustainability and living closely with nature. Our priority is working together as a team with a positive environment. We are 3 km from the beach and 500 meters from the lake. We our very passionate about water activities:kiteboarding, windsurfing, paddleboarding, swimming, riding bikes and hiking.

    If this sounds like something that you would like to experience please feel free to send us a short and to the point biography about yourselves with your talents and passions.Obrigado, Gracias, Mahalo, Mercy, Dunken, and Gratzie

  • Type of help

    Type of help

    Gardening
    Building
    Elderly Companion
    Cooking / shopping
    General Maintenance
    Farmstay
    Help with Eco project
    Help in the house
    Animal care
    Helping with Tourists
    Charity work
    Language practice
    Art project
    Help with Computers / internet
    Teaching

  • Help

    Help

    Work on the duties of our land which include organic gardening, horticulture, fruit trees, composting, and chickens. Irrigations Systems. Bio-Constructions, Aquaculture. Environmentall Design (Permaculture).
    Office work with computer work for marketing our project.
    *1 hour daily of keeping living space clean, such as bathrooms, kitchen, room and living space clean.

  • Languages spoken

    Languages spoken

    English, Spanish, portuguese and a litle bit of French.

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    We have a earth house, built with sandbags with alot of thermal comfort, that can accommodate up to 4 volunteers in the room with a bathroom available. Also we can acomodate 2 couples in another 2 rooms, with compostable toilets and warm shower.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    We want people who have and want to experience the daily life of a sustainable design based on permaculture, sharing knowledge and building new ones based on experimentation and exchanging of knowledge, promoting the development of new skills in harmony with nature. The volunteers will focus on sustainable water management/consumption. During this experince, we use teamwork, daily routine, and volunteers are required to work physically and emotionally.

  • 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

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    Hours expected

    We don´t go by hours we focus on projects and tasks








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