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We want to give you the chance to meet people from different backgrounds and learn languages you’ve never heard before, and to share a meal with people you never would have met from countries all over the world. It’s about bringing together a group of people who shares only one thing in common: a desire to see the world.
Our guesthouse is located in one of the most beautiful areas in Australia. We are minutes from beaches, pristine creeks, rainforest and UNESCO World Heritage listed areas. The guesthouse is a scenic riverfront building with a spectacular view.
At the Belfry we offer an authentic Australian, country town experience. A way to really experience our Australian culture and way of living.
Our relaxed and peaceful guesthouse prides itself on fantastic service and friendly and authentic staff. Our guests are from Australia and from all over the world.
Help around the house
Bellingen is a wonderful town to come for a cultural exchange. Our stay allows travellers to experience life in a small, friendly, country town first hand. You can learn about our local wildlife species, environment and indigenous culture. We in turn greatly enjoy learning from you about your culture, your home country and sharing our stories about our love of travel.
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Host has indicated that they will pay at least the minimum hourly wage of their country for each hour worked and that accommodation will also be provided. They are asking for help with a business or business activity. Contact the host directly via the site messenger for more information and details about the wage provided. Any arrangements should be agreed in advance with your host.
We are located in the picturesque town of Bellingen in northern NSW. Our guesthouse overlooks the Bellinger River and is moments from wonderful cafes and quaint shops. We are half an hour from UNESCO listed Dorrigo National Park and 20 minutes from the beaches of the Coffs Coast.
Our 10 room guesthouse is situated in a character filled, three-story, freshly painted weatherboard building and has a relaxed and friendly atmosphere.
The position requires you to help 2 hours per day house-cleaning. This help is in exchange for free accommodation, wi-fi and use of all our hostel facilities, bikes etc. We would prefer people who can commit to at least 2 weeks at our hostel.
We look forward to hearing from you.
This host offers a language exchange
This host has indicated that they are interested in sharing their own language or learning a new language.
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We have separate accommodation for volunteers.
We have an abundance of swimming spots in and around the town, from rivers to waterfalls to the ocean and back.
There is heaps to do in and around Bellingen. The town is a wonderful balance of people from all walks of life. There is amazing nature in one of the last Gondwana forests in the world (a protected world heritage site), which we are on the doorstep of.
You can tube down the river, or just sit and be in Bellingen.
Our guesthouse is located moments from swimming in the river, wonderful cafes and quaint shops.
If you have yoga teaching skills our guests love to join you for a morning session :)
Limited internet access
We have pets
We are smokers
Can host families
We have a great free internet connection. You can use this in your spare time.
More than two
2 hours per day (max 15 /week)
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