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Stay on an acreage within Permaculture Village and be involved with daily activities as well as new projects within a health-conscious atmosphere.
Depending on what accommodation is available, you'll be staying on an acreage in either the cypress wood cottage, within the rammed earth house or there's plenty of space for you to pitch a tent if you have one or park your van if you've got one you enjoy living from.
We have a variety of social activities, meals, movie and music nights, yoga class within the village itself and beautiful pebble pond to swim in as well as bamboo forest and lots of nature walks that you can enjoy in your leisure time.
DIY and building projects
Creating/ Cooking family meals
Help with Eco Projects
Help around the house
Learn about permaculture, gardening, natural medicine, raw food, fermentation, herbal medicine, making eco products & organic body care products, somatic psychotherapy for trauma healing.
At the moment I am most in need of someone with some building, construction and handyman experience to fix up a few bits and pieces.
Aside from the above, typical daily jobs include:
GARDENING: weeding, harvesting food, collecting seeds, mulching, tree planting, herb propagation
PROPERTY MAINTENANCE: mowing, compost toilet maintenance, looking after chickens, composing food scraps, pruning
FOOD: preparation of healthy food, fermenting food, composting
HOUSEHOLD: cleaning, organising, making household / eco & body care products
* carpentry to move and make a new kitchen wall & kitchen bench
* cob woodfire oven
Other projects of interest:
* biogas / bio diesel making
* employing new composting systems
Depending on what is available the accommodation will be either cypress cottage, room in rammed earth house, renovated bus or bring your own tent or park your van.
Food is included except for if you have very specific dietary needs that are hard for us to accommodation. Majority of meals are gluten-free, vegetarian but also sometimes there will be eggs, cheese etc which can be avoided or substituted easily to make sure you are fed well.
You'll get to enjoy the various activities at United Nations world habitat award winning Eco Village, including: monthly country market, movie nights, community dinner night, pizza night, swim at Pebble pond and more.
The property is a health retreat zone so no drugs, alcohol or smoking is permitted.
Your creative ideas, input and initiative are highly welcome when staying with us.
Self-responsibility is important, for example, if you break something on the property then you replace it or pay for a replacement.
Limited internet access
We have pets
We are smokers
Can host families
This host can provide space for campervans.
Maximum 4-5 hours a day, 5 days a week
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