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Hey guys, I have a small hobby farm in the quite town of Tumbarumba with a population of about 3000. I run cattle and a small amount of sheep.
I have just built a new house and need some help with things around the house and on the farm.
I am seeking someone for the next 3 months, to finish things off around my new house.
The area of Tumbarumba has lots of other work opportunities for someone needing some extra income.
These include grapes, blueberries, apples, sawmills, tree planting, and more.
I’m looking for someone who can help me around the house and farm, and In return I can provide free accommodation, most meals and show you the area of Tumbarumba.
DIY and building projects
Creating/ Cooking family meals
Help around the house
Help with Computers/ Internet
If you like working with your hands and being outside, I have a lot to offer as I am a fitter machinist, and my father is a carpenter. I have a lot of patients as I am constantly working with apprentices at my current job.
You will be living in a brand new house with a beautiful view over looking the town an mountains, the area has great trout fishing, hiking, bush walking, snow skiing, mountain biking, wineries, golf
The help on the farm could include but subject to the season and length of your stay. Feeding cattle, tractor work, weed spraying, cleaning up sticks / rocks, sheep work, checking stock on a quad bike, chainsaw work, fencing
The help around the house could include, general house cleaning, some cooking, mowing lawns, landscaping, building a deck,
I can accommodate the tasks to suit the persons skills and ability
This host offers a language exchange
This host has indicated that they are interested in sharing their own language or learning a new language.
You can contact them directly for more information.
The accommodation is a large house, with your own toilet and bathroom, and a queen bed. The heating is a wood heater and reverse cycle.
You will need to cook some meals through the week, but on the weekend cooking can be shared.
Tumbarumba is a small town with no Uber or taxies, if you have your own car would be an advantage for your personal exploring.
A bus service comes twice a week and links to the trains.
Limited internet access
We have pets
We are smokers
Can host families
Any size caravan or camper will be ok
dogs and cats ok, dog will need to be tied up when not supervised
Maximum 4-5 hours a day, 5 days a week