Welcome to our House.
Our business is a family run country garden cafe, judged New Zealand's best cafe 2013. We have built all the eco buildings on site ourselves over the last 28 years and our business has a strong ecological foundation. We also have accommodation in a Giant Boot.
We require help in our organic gardens and other projects, including art and natural building.
We are a hard working and fun loving couple and are looking for the same ethic in our volunteers.
We have separate sleepout accommodation for volunteers with shared camp style facilities i.e you have to go to a seperate building for shower and toilet. You will be expected to share cooking of evening meals together.
Close to beaches and on route to the Abel Tasman National Park.
Own transport a definite advantage as there is no bus service.
We will reply to all emails within 2 days and expect the same so we can efficiently manage volunteers, thanks.
Judy and Steve
DIY and building projects
Creating/ Cooking family meals
Help with Eco Projects
Help around the house
Get to live with a Kiwi couple in our art filled life. Experience a life lived for fun and happiness.
“If it’s worth doing , it’s worth doing humourously”
This project could involve children. For more information see our guidelines and tips here.
We require help in our organic gardens and with other projects
There are opportunities for sculptors and artists to stay and create works.
Private sleep out with double bed
There is a limited bus service to Tasman. Take the Able Tasman bus from Nelson in the morning but make sure they know you are coming to Tasman via Mapua.
Limited internet access
We have pets
We are smokers
Can host families
4-5 hours per day, 5 days a week
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