Help on a historic property between Breda and Antwerpen on the border of Belgium




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  • Description


    We are taking care of a beautiful historic property in a special natural setting on the dutch/belgian border between Antwerp and Breda.
    We apply permaculture principles to integrate fauna, flora and human needs since 10 years of experience, learning and development.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Help with Eco Projects
    Animal Care
    Farmstay help
    Creating/ Cooking family meals
    General Maintenance

  • Projects involving children

    Projects involving children

    This project could involve children. For more information see our guidelines and tips here.

  • UN sustainablity goals this host is trying to achieve

    UN sustainablity goals this host is trying to achieve

    UN goals
    No poverty
    Zero hunger
    Good health and well-being
    Quality education
    Gender equality
    Clean water and sanitation
    Affordable and clean energy
    Decent work and economic growth
    Industries, innovation and infrastructure
    Reduce inequality
    Sustainable cities and communities
    Responsible consumption and production
    Climate action
    Life below water
    Life on land
    Peace, justice and strong institutions
    Partnerships for the goals
  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Experience in sustainable farming, forestry and gardening. Everything is small scale, therefore a lot of variety in tasks and challenges. We take the time to explain and give and take open feedback.
    No TV, no radio, just social life indoor and outdoor
    No CocaCola, no Macdonalds, just plain pure local food and drinks
    (sorry, only Belgian beer ;-)

  • Help


    Awareness if not passion for sustainability
    Appreciation, respect and care
    Experience with forestry, farming or gardening helps
    Commitment, flexibility and adaptivity
    Plumbing, electrical or other special skills always welcome

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent
    Dutch: Fluent
    German: Intermediate
    French: Beginner

  • Accommodation


    Guestroom or attic studio in an historic renovated mansion in a small nature reserve.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    Only bikes available for local transport to villages and bus stations approx 4 km to either Holland or Belgian public transport network. Breda at 15 km, Antwerp at 30km. But you can often hitch a ride. We pick you up on arrival.

    We invite you to become part of our life, participate in our challenges and contribute to the further development of a very special place.

  • 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

  • Can possibly accept pets

    Can possibly accept pets

    No cats or dogs. Others on request.

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?


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    Hours expected

    flexible, practical and by mutual agreement

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Host ref number: 275951559753