Join our busy family living on a beautiful rural property on the far south coast of NSW Australia.




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    We are a busy family of 4 (mum & 3 teen kids) living on a beautiful rural property on the far south coast of NSW. Mum works online from home office and the kids have jobs, school and activities in the neighboring town. Our property is approximately 120 acres of bush and looks out to the ocean and into the Mimosa Rock national park. We have a lot of native animals - kangaroos, wombats, echidna, diamond pythons etc and also some family pets and farm like animals. Dogs, horse, chooks and ducks. We have vegetarians in our house but eat a variety of foods and try to grow some food also. We like to go to the beach, swim, surf, play music and eat. We are an open hearted, friendly and environmentally aware Australian family.

  • Type of help

    Type of help

    General Maintenance
    Cooking / shopping
    Help in the house
    Animal care

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Extremely peaceful and nourishing environment with lots of native animals, long vistas and plenty of time and space to write, think, sleep or wander. Open access to the beautiful Mimosa Rocks national park, beaches and wildlife. Animal husbandry with dogs, horse, chooks and ducks. (For example we are currently raising 22 chicks for laying hens and meat rosters) and other farm skills such as irrigation/moving water and fencing. Inclusion in our open hearted, friendly and environmentally aware Australian family.

  • Help


    Sometimes we just want help with cooking each other dinner or vacuuming the house but other times there is a project on the go that needs practical help, for example building a garden enclosure, fencing or painting.

  • Languages spoken

    Languages spoken

    English but we are willing to learn

  • Accommodation


    own bedroom in our house - sleeps 3, option of bell tent retreat at our fig tree ( small walk from main house)

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    Swimming, surfing (we have beginner boards), diving, snorkeling, walking, fishing (we have gear), quiet contemplation.
    it is a short trip to Bermagui, Tathra & Bega - Daily bus to Bega that picks up and drops off near our farm and we will drive our workaway helpers to local beaches, Bermagui and Tathra for day trips with a little bit of notice.

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    • 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

    3 hours per day with option to have days off and spread other hours across work days

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