Building an organic house on the seasite . In Pichilemu, the capital of surf in Chile!

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  • Last activity: 9 Feb 2023



 Min stay requested: at least 2 weeks



  • Description


    Come,help and learn to build an organic coasthouse with us. We build with straw, clay ,all kind of local materials and with joy. Learn a lot from a professional builder with 30 years of experiance in sustainable building. He supervises the technical part of the project.
    We are also finishing an earthship.
    It is in the countryside right on the beach. It is very close by the capital of surf Pichilemu.

    We are looking for young enthousiast people who like to learn and work in community.
    It would be great if you could join us.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    DIY and building projects
    Creating/ Cooking family meals
    Help with Eco Projects
    Help around the house
    Art Projects
    Help with Computers/ Internet
  • 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

    You will learn a lot of sustainable building. You have time to surf, to enjoy the beautiful coast, and Pichilemu has opportunities to met and exchange with friends. You will learn about community life.

  • Help


    We ask that you work 5 hours a day 5 days a week.
    We would realy like your help for building a construction with biosourced materials. You will work with straw, wood and clayplaster.
    We hope there is flexibility for the work that has to be done at that moment. Because there are also things to do in the garden and in the household (cooking)
    We are a no smokers place

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent
    Spanish: Fluent
    French: Fluent
    Dutch: Fluent

  • Accommodation


    Double rooms. We offer three good vegetarian meals a day.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    Surfing, enjoy beautiful coast of Chile, we have a car and taxis are available( paying by yourself)

  • 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

  • ...

    Hours expected

    5 hours a day x 5 days

Host ref number: 331326383338

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