Enjoy and contribute towards a sweet spot in nature - gardens, surf, adventure and creativity in Western Viti Levu, Fiji

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Availability

  2024 

 Min stay requested: at least a week

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  • Description

    Description

    Located between the beautiful Coral Coast of Viti Levu and Nadi, Fiji we are a sweet spot surrounded by an evolving permaculture homestay on the Coral Coast and an Sports Adventure Hub in Nadi.
    ** AT THIS TIME WE ARE PARTICULARLY LOOKING FOR CONSTRUCTION AND UTILITY/TRADE SKILLSET, MURAL ARTISTS AND ADVENTURE SPORTS ENTHUSIASTS, & PHOTOGRAPHERS **
    We welcome folk with experience in build projects with building & utility skills, adventure sports, landscapers/ gardeners, permaculture, biodynamics and restorative systems, renewable energy and water systems. graphic design, artists are also welcome for mural painting and design work. There are always cleaning needs to be met and all our volunteers are expected to help out here too.

    You should enjoy dogs and be willing and happy to get your hands earthed and sweaty.
    If you are able, I may ask that you bring something that we have difficulty getting here.. cheese, nuts or organic seeds, tea/coffee. We live in a semi rural space with beautiful beaches and great surf spots- (Hideaway, Sigatoka river mouth & Natadola) Sand dunes National Park, local villages, and are 10 mins out of Sigatoka town.

    Accommodation and breakfast in exchange 4 hours work per day. Weekends are off where you go out to sightsee and you take care of all your own meals on these days. Please make time to visit the local market for your supplies for your meals. You have full use of your own kitchen specifically for volunteers.

    In your free time, You can beach-comb, swim, surf, kayak, trek, visit our sand dunes national park or pottery villages. We prefer that you go out during your 'off' time especially if here during weekends.. There are lots to see and do!!
    Time frame is 2 weeks + depending on availability and exchange.

    It takes 1.5 hours to get to the coast from the airport and buses are frequent. For our, Nadi location you fly into where we are. We do not have wifi, however, Internet connection is good here and you can access you can by purchasing a data plan sim from $25-30 FJD at the airport which will give you 125-130 GB for 30 days.

    You must arrive at ours before 6:30 pm and during a week day, we don't normally receive volunteers from Friday -Sunday. When contacting us, please state what skills/ talents/ sharing you are able to offer for exchange. and we look forward to meeting and welcoming you. Vinaka!

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Art Projects
    Help with Eco Projects
    Gardening
    DIY and building projects
    Farmstay help
    Help around the house
    Hospitality/Tourism
    General Maintenance
  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    We live in a semi rural area nestled in beautiful gardens of local foods and fibers. There are great surf spots close by; Hideaway & Sigatoka River-mouth are just minutes away and Natadola from 10 - 30 min drive.

  • Help

    Help

    Skillsets of any of the following: digital marketing, wellness/nature adventure, creativity- painting & crafting, tourism/hospitality and BUILDing skills. All volunteers are expected to clean- whether in the yard or general house cleaning- this is part of life.

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    You will have your own bedroom & an a shared bathroom specifically for guests, a yoga/ chill out deck and a shared kitchen with other other guests.
    * There are times when you may share a twin room.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    In your free time, You can beach comb, swim, surf, trek, visit our sand dune national park or pottery villages. We have some great surf breaks close by that we often visit and you are welcome to join in.
    We have a pristine bay 25 min walk away. We prefer that you go out during your 'off' time, and are flexible should you wish to do an occasional full day and take the next full day off. Local buses and passenger vans are fairly frequent and cost a a couple of Fiji dollars to and from most places

  • 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

    We have working spaces in and outdoor with good internet speed.

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    Two

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    Hours expected

    4-hours a day with weekends off.

Host ref number: 378679626455

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