Join our small organic farm off the coast of south western BC, Canada

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Canada

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  • last activity

    Last activity

    17/10/2020

 
  2020 

 Min stay requested: at least a week

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  • Description

    Description

    We are a male couple who operate a small mixed organic farm on the gulf islands off the coast of south western British Columbia, Canada. There are two other families, who live on the property, who are involved in the farm in various areas. We are situated on a small island. There are many hiking trails and beaches around the island. Cycling and sea kayaking are popular pastimes Check out Galianoisland.com

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Gardening
    DIY and building projects
    General Maintenance
    Farmstay help
    Animal Care

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    The gulf islands of BC are unique on the planet in regards to the flora, fauna and climate. The islands are within the ancestral travel routes of the local First Nations. There are many archeological sites of the First Nations and early settlers of the area.

  • Help

    Help

    We can offer you experience in basic farming, land clearing and small building projects. Feeding chickens, turkeys and other farm animals. Collecting eggs and cleaning animal shelters as needed. Helping in the gardens and greenhouse. Clearing broom and blackberries around the property. Possibly helping with small building projects if or when they become available.

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    Private bedroom with shared bathroom. Camping on site is also available.
    We will offer 3 meals a day

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    There are many parks and hiking trails around the island. Cycling and Sea kayaking are popular pastimes on the island.

  • 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?

    More than two

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    Hours expected

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

Host ref number: 434841585119