Come and live in a private cabin near Noosa in exchange for help on the Sunshine Coast, Queensland, Australia

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  • Description

    Description

    Couple (2 travelling together) required to do some gardening and house cleaning for minimum 1 week stay or up to 3 weeks by agreement
    Early December and other various dates available.
    Accommodation and food, in exchange for 5 hours help/ day/person (2 days off after 5 days help).
    OR Accommodation only and 2 hours help/ day/ person (2 days off after 5 days help).

    ALL HELP REQUIRED IS TO ASSIST US PERSONALLY IN OUR OWN HOME AS WE ARE UNABLE TO MANAGE OUR LARGE GARDEN AND HOUSE DUE TO HEALTH PROBLEMS.

    Must be non smokers. Prefer helpers with own transport but not essential

    Accommodation in independent small private cabin with kitchen, shower, washing machine , TV. A/C and heating
    Free fast WiFi. Use of tennis court and kayak. Food of your own choice- prepared by yourselves.

    The house is approx 10 minutes drive from Tewantin, where you will find supermarket, shops, cafes, restaurants and the Noosa River
    15 mins from Noosa central , 25 mins from beach
    Use of electric bikes.
    There is a $2 taxi service that runs on a 3 x day schedule Monday to Saturday that will take you to Tewantin from where you can get buses to beach and all Sunshine Coast destinations. We are also happy to drop you into town or beach on some days.

    Semi -retired couple, David & Lynda have lived in Spain for 13 years and moved to Australia 14 years ago. We enjoy travel and are happy to share our knowledge of the area. We have a lovely Labrador dog called Evie
    We have hosted many overseas helpers from France, Italy and Germany, USA, UK and South America who have enjoyed Noosa- its river, the Lake close by and of course the beautiful beaches & wild life

  • Type of help

    Type of help

    Gardening
    General Maintenance
    Cooking / shopping
    Help in the house

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Enjoy Noosa's beautiful beach, national park, Eumundi markets and river and shops.
    Use of double kayak, body boards for beach and fishing rods available

  • Help

    Help

    Mainly weeding, clearing branches, strimming and powerhosing and mulching. Some house work and light maintenance.

  • Languages spoken

    Languages spoken

    English and basic Spanish

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    Self contained cabin with kitchen , shower, washing machine TV, Free WiFi and use of tennis court and kayak . Air conditioned./ heated
    Private garden area with beautiful parrots and colourful lorikeets.
    Prepare your own meals in fully equipped kitchen.
    No smoking.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    The climate is warm all year so you can enjoy the National Parks, Sunshine Coast Hinterland and the countryside and sea.
    Our family run the Sunshine Coast discount card for students and travellers which will enable you to save at 250 different locations on the Sunshine Coast including sailing, jet ski, thrill boat rides, skyjumping, tours to Fraser Island, restaurants, cinema and much more.

  • A little more information

    A little more information

    • Internet access

    • Limited internet access

      Limited internet access

    • We have pets

    • We are smokers

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    Two

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    Hours expected

    5 hours per day 5 days a week per person

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