Help around the home and garden in Pulau Pisang, Malaysia



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  • Description


    We are Malay family living in Kampung Pulau Pisang , a small village surrounded by paddy fields. We are running a homestay/chaket which we would like to improve and expand. Our place includes a lot of fruit plants (mangosteen, banana, coconut, rambutan, guava etc.) Two artificial fresh water lakes, one for water activities such as swimming , paddle boats for renting and play a remote control boat while the other lakes is dedicated for those who like fishing. We also have mini zoo for pets with a lot of birds , Peacock , Iguana , 6 Legged Tortoise and 5 metres length Malaysian Phyton.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    DIY and building projects
    Babysitting and creative play
    General Maintenance
    Creating/ Cooking family meals
    Farmstay help
    Help with Eco Projects
    Help around the house
    Animal Care
    Language practice
    Art Projects
    Help with Computers/ Internet

  • Help


    We are looking for some help around the house it can be every work, but mostly it's cleaning the garden, feeding the animals and developing our place on the internet.
    We are happy to welcome creative people who bring some ideas for our place

    We're also looking for someone who has knowledge about bamboo and would be interested in building a bamboo hut at my place for me..

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent
    Malay: Fluent

  • Accommodation


    We have 2 units chalet, 1 unit small house and 1 unit long house which we make it as a dormitory. As our concept is wooden Malay traditional concept house, we are welcome to anybody who like to live in simple and humble.

    We provide Malaysian Halal food  But we are not able to provide special food (vegetarien, vegan or other special diets). But you are always welcome to use the kitchen and the market with fresh ingredients is not far.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    First of all you can enjoy a typical malay village with sceneric and beatiful nature. You can be a part of the village life and learn traditional fishing or helping on the paddy fields.

    If you need to find anything we have a small village grocery. There were also convenient shop called 7eleven that operated 24hours just 2km from our place. Don't worry about transport to go as we will bring you at no cost involve, all you have to do is just ask us at anytime.

  • 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?


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    Hours expected

    Maximum 4-5 hours a day, 5 days a week

Sunset @ lake
Picking up cashew nuts shoot

Host ref number: 419596696876