Help with permaculture gardening at our off-grid lodge in Vis island, Croatia

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Croatia

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    09/01/2021

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 Min stay requested: 1 week or less

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  • Description

    Description

    I m an media artist, who live ten years in amazing Vis island in Croatia. Self-sustainable project such as producing solar energy, collecting rain water and building traditional stone houses using local materials without concrete, collecting wild plants and essential oils distillation are my occupations.
    Now i m trying to run low-maintenance, sustainable forest garden to produce organic food, so i need helpers who will work with me and learn about permaculture. Other activities what volunteers can expect are gathering wild plants such as oregano,lavander,sage and producing essential oils in my small water steam distillery. All volunteers will get a small gift from products what we made together.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Gardening
    DIY and building projects
    General Maintenance
    Creating/ Cooking family meals
    Farmstay help
    Help with Eco Projects
    Art Projects
    Teaching

  • 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 how to recognize aromatic plants and make an essential oils, learn how to build dry stone walls, permaculture, gardening and and art projects

  • Help

    Help

    Now i m trying to run low-maintenance, sustainable forest garden to produce organic food, so i need helpers who will work with me and learn about permaculture.
    4-5 hours daily of work together with me, rest of the day you can spent on the beach or exploring amazing Vis island

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent
    Croatian: Fluent

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    Camping in tent on amazing location in the forest; near is amazing isolated beach so rest of the day you can use for swimming or just chilling on the beach. The kitchen is part of old stone house, equipped with gas cooker, fire stove and anything you need. Optionally,you can bring your own tents or hammock and set-up here.

    I will provide and cook 3 meals daily with volunteers help in the kitchen. Food is basically meditereanean with lot of vegetables and sea fish. Ingredients will be agreed with volunteers. Sometimes will we use open air kitchen in a place of work.

  • 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 host digital nomads

    Can host digital nomads

    This host has indicated that they love having digital nomads stay.

  • Space for parking camper vans

    Space for parking camper vans

    This host can provide space for campervans.

  • Can possibly accept pets

    Can possibly accept pets

    This host has said they are willing to accept those travelling with a pet.

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    More than two

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    Hours expected

    4-5 hours daily, 5 days weekly


Host ref number: 343382178859