I am Ben, i have 4 great kids aged 10-15 (3 girls and a boy) we live on a community in Northern NSW. We are offgid and surrounded by rainforest. We are a vegan household, and have 2 dogs and a duck. I work 4-5 days a week doing forest restoration and need a hand with getting the kids to and from the bus stop, 1.5 hr house work and cooking dinner 4-5 nights. You have a room with a double bed. We have solar power, veg gardens, we have a family car that is provided so you will need to have license or equivellent. We are needing a helper often and prefer stays of at least a month. We live near Nimbin (10MINS) in the Byron hinterland. 1hr to Byron bay, 2 hrs to Brisbane. Nimbin is great little town, has organic co op, permaculture centre, galleries, cafes, also waterholes and forest walks. Our home is a shed home, open plan, fire place, we have a music area for jamming if you are musically inclined. I play irish fiddle. We hope to hear from you:-)
Babysitting and creative play
Creating/ Cooking family meals
Help with Eco Projects
Help around the house
This project could involve children. For more information see our guidelines and tips here.
Vegan cooking, sprituality, taking care of pets, humour, gardening, plant knowledge. Music,
Vegan cooking, dog walking, talking children to and from bus, driving, shopping, cleaning, kids have thier own jobs and are reasonably well trained. Some occasional gardening, during the day is definitely some time for you to relax and have the house to yourself.
Room in house, double bed, hot shower, vegan household, food provided.
You have some good free time during the day and on weekends you can explore the area, weekly and monthly markets, forest walks, waterholes, beaches, Nimbin is busy little town with an alternative culture.
Limited internet access
We have pets
We are smokers
Can host families
Maximum 4-5 hours a day, 5 days a week