Help out a family of 3 generations living on an island in South-Western Finland, around our farm and land projects.

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Finland

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    19/11/2019

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  • Description

    Description

    We are a family of 3 generations living on an island in South-Western Finland. We run a sheepfarm, take care of the traditional landscape of the island, rent out accommodation for visitors and take care of some traditional wooden boats. We are also active in the village association and arrange different events.

  • Type of help

    Type of help

    Gardening
    Building
    Farmstay
    Animal care
    Helping with Tourists
    Art project

  • Help

    Help

    In winter we need help with making fire wood and cleaning the landscape from bushes. Also there is work with renovating an old house, painting and decorating. In spring there is work with cleaning the nature paths, helping with sheep and painting buildings outside. Help is needed in the garden and with the traditional wooden boats. In summer there are different activities and art projects in the community suitable for a creative person. Also help in tourist service like heating the sauna and hot tub is needed time to time.

  • Languages spoken

    Languages spoken

    Finnish, swedish, english,

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    There will accommodation in rooms in a farmhouse or cottages in the summer. Wintertime in your own room in our house. In summer there will eco outdoor toilet and shower in a separate building, sauna approx twice a week. In winter wc and shower in the same building. There is electricity and wifi.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    There is a one hour ferry transport to our island. In summer there is a café and shop. Swimming, kayaking, fishing are activities you can do on our island. And walk arount the nature paths. You can take the ferry and visit other islands and also bike around the islands. We have volunteer projects and summer events where you meet people from near and far.

  • 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?

    More than two

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    Hours expected

    Maximum 5 hours a day, 5 days a week



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