We need help with our garden and building our octagon strawbale house in Mazowieckie area of Poland




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    We are family living in the village Kijanka close to Janowiec and Kazimierz Dolny in Poland in an area covered by Nature 2000 in a natural environment surrounded by forest and river. We have 8 ha land and we established our garden in Permaculture way.
    On our property, we have walipini, permaculture garden and solar shower build by us. We have also a forest, river and meadow.
    We are building now octagon straw bale house for us and our guests.
    We are planning also to have horses and doing workshops for people who is interested in natural sustainable living.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    DIY and building projects
    General Maintenance
    Creating/ Cooking family meals
    Farmstay help
    Help with Eco Projects
    Help around the house
    Animal Care

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  • 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 offer experience in a small village in a natural environment close to the castle in Janowiec and Kazimierz Dolny where people can find the roots of Polish culture. They can learn Polish history and tradition combined with natural Permaculture living and eco-construction.

  • Help


    We need help with our garden, preparation for construction work and finishing our straw bale octagon house.

  • Languages

    Languages spoken
    English: Fluent
    Polish: Fluent

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  • Accommodation


    In small straw bale house, tent (we provide the tent) or in the living room in our house.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    The best way to come is by bus to Lipsko, Zwoleń, Ciepielów or Puławy also available by train.
    We will pick-up by car from metioned places by car.

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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

  • Space for parking camper vans

    Space for parking camper vans

    This host can provide space for campervans.

  • Can possibly accept pets

    Can possibly accept pets

    This host has said they are willing to accept those travelling with a pet.

  • 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

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Host ref number: 559175143312