Inviting you to help our family at home In Verrierdale, Noosa Hinterland, Queensland, Australia

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  • Last activity: 4 Jun 2023



 Min stay requested: at least a week



  • Description


    Second yr visa option availble
    Important Notice.......Looking for someone keen to help on our bushland property : clearing broken and fallen trees, fencing, helping with burn offs, rebuilding the veggie garden and planting tree forest, creating a compost area and work on the land

    As we are in a bushfire effect area we can provide second yr visa in exchange for 5 hrs a day, 90 days gives you the second yr visa – welcome to stay for 10 days or more….

    This is a volunteer position to help our community

    Current - Please message me if you are interested in staying with us, you can start straight away, if needed or later....

    Friendly, professional, easy going family with two children who love to help…

    We live in the beautiful Noosa Hinterland (Verriedale ) on the East Coast of QLD and a 90min drive / bus ride from Brisbane

    We need help with gardening, housekeeping, cooking and possibly supporting our children aged 8 yrs and 12 yrs.
    If you are looking for a peaceful place surrounded by natural beauty where you can slow down, relax and rejuvenate yourself in between travelling and while completing while helping support our family, we ask for around 5 hrs a day, then this opportunity could be right for you.

    We love hosting people from around the world

    We are a nature loving family who enjoy nature and living outside, yoga, boating in the local river, playing on our local beaches and exploring our natural surroundings. We also enjoy camping adventures….

    We're looking for someone who enjoys any of the following, we would like you to enjoy and do something which brings you joy…

    1. Enjoys gardening and help create a veggie garden
    2. Can help chop wood, help tidy our bush area on the property
    4. Maybe help with painting the outside of the house, oil the deck and painting inside
    5. Help look after our chickens / children – smiles
    6. Help create and set up our composting area
    7. Help with Renovations in our wooden kitchen
    8. Odd jobs around the land
    9. Build a pizza over and create a zen garden with fire pit...

    Or if you love organising and have an eye for details, love removing dust and dirt, pls help me spring clean our home, rearrange our cupboards etc

    Or if you enjoy computer work, we would be keen to met someone who can help update our website on wix and help improve our social media & marketing presence, computer lessons (FYI i use a mac computer )

    Please note we live out in the bush area (countryside ) and have mother nature living on our door step,ie spiders etc and some lovely chickens therefore you would need to enjoy living in nature and be mindful of mother earth.

    We have two very active children Lilygrace aged 8 and Elitiger aged 12 who love to play outside, love board games, pool and just hanging out…

    Thanks Sharla & Peter

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Art Projects
    Help with Eco Projects
    DIY and building projects
    Animal Care
    Babysitting and creative play
    Creating/ Cooking family meals
    Help around the house
    General Maintenance
    Help with Computers/ Internet
  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    A Great way to live amidst nature and just 15mins the ocean...

  • Projects involving children

    Projects involving children

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

  • Help


    You must be energetic, clean and tidy, flexible, proactive and positive with a good sense of humor and willing to fit in!

    Requirements :
    • Driving license would be helpful as we live 15mins away from the beach at Peregian Beach and 25mins from Noosa

    Main Beach
    • Basic English required (all nationalities are welcome)
    • Non Smoker
    - Enjoy life living in nature

  • Languages spoken

    English: Intermediate

  • Accommodation


    This is an excellent position with lovely accommodation, a cool and open bedroom with private ensuite bathroom, little lounge room and entrance in a fantastic family home,

    (Highset Queenslander with wrap around verandas) set amidst lush forest, in a great location as we are just 20 mins from Noosa Main Beach and 12mins to beautiful Peregian Beach.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    Our super location is just 15 minutes from Noosa, with the Sunshine Coast Regional Airport only 25 minutes away and Brisbane 90mins away.The renowned Eumundi Markets within a 5 minute drive ( every wednesday, friday and saturday morning ) plus the world famous Hastings Street and Noosa Main Beach with boutique shopping, great cafes, restaurants and bas just 15mins away...

    Local attractions include Australia Zoo, The ginger factory, a trip to Fraser Island, camel safari, Noosa river trip, day spa, yoga 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

    • Can host families

  • Can host digital nomads

    Can host digital nomads


  • Space for parking camper vans

    Space for parking camper vans

    We have space for campervans

  • Can possibly accept pets

    Can possibly accept pets

    We accept pets however we have no fences on the property

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?


  • ...

    Hours expected

    Maximum 5hours a day, 5 days a week

Host ref number: 591889437943

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