Come and help on Eco/woodland build project and stay in a treehouse in Galloway, Scotland

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  • Description

    Description

    Eco / woodland build project, Dumfries and Galloway, run by Malcolm Strong embarking on new venture to create wildlife centre and chalet centre. Lots of plans to build eco chalets and visitor centre. We offer lots of timber structural expertise, it is early days but so far we a treehouse, tipi, 3 caravans and a composting loo. We are off grid, off everything....
    Next few months we are working on infrastructue ... looking for help building timber structure and trades .. electrical ... water ... woodland management and gardening ... planning and design
    Accommodation - we have caravans and a tree house with wood burners,, basic shower soon to be upgraded and communal eating / living space caravan.. not for the faint hearted as scottish winter can be cold and wet..

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Gardening
    DIY and building projects
    Creating/ Cooking family meals
    General Maintenance
    Art Projects

  • Help

    Help

    woodland management, sawmilling, framing, roofing, electrical, water, composting gardening.. Looking for all types of help whether you bring a skill, or want to learn one,,

  • Languages spoken

    Welsh: Fluent
    English: Fluent
    Spanish: Beginner
    Persian (Farsi): Beginner
    French: Beginner

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    treehouse and caravans ... all heated with wood burner.. a basc shower, riverside bath communal kitchen / living space caravan and tipi with large fire for fun times

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    20 miles castle douglas big town,, nearby local villages with pubs, art centre, watersport centre all within cycling distance.. bikes available

  • 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

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    More than two

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    Hours expected

    5




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