Come and help on our family farm while enjoying a wild life and a beautiful lake in Willow Grove, Australia



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  • Description


    We are a couple living in a beautiful part of Victoria Australia. Overlooking a lake and natural bushland on a farm with horses and require help with general care and maintainence.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    General Maintenance
    Farmstay help
    Animal Care

  • UN sustainablity goals this host is trying to achieve

    UN sustainablity goals this host is trying to achieve

    UN goals
    No poverty
    Zero hunger
    Good health and well-being
    Quality education
    Gender equality
    Clean water and sanitation
    Affordable and clean energy
    Decent work and economic growth
    Industries, innovation and infrastructure
    Reduce inequality
    Sustainable cities and communities
    Responsible consumption and production
    Climate action
    Life below water
    Life on land
    Peace, justice and strong institutions
    Partnerships for the goals
  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    We have abundant forest and wildlife and a beautiful lake to explore. You will love the scenery and enjoy the fresh mountain air. You will learn to be practicle and have the chance to connect with horses and nature.

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    Projects involving children

    This project could involve children. For more information see our guidelines and tips here.

  • Help


    Depending on the time of year and the season general farm work including fire wood collection and burn off, carting hay, fencing, gardening, general cleaning and care of farm and horses. Riding and handling of horses is not required but could be considered for people with experience.
    Only require help a few hours a day in return for food and accomodation.

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent

  • Accommodation


    We can provide good accommodation in our house with all amenities provided. Large downstairs room with good bedding, fridge and microwave . Food will be provided. Dinner will be home cooked meal. Other food will be prepared by yourself.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    We enjoy the peaceful environment of nature but still we are close to 3 towns and train services which can take you to Melbourne. Photographers and artists are drawn to the area and find inspiration for their work. Bird watches also love the abundance of bird life . We have the allusive and clever lyrebirds nesting here and many other native birds.

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    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: 519749989124