Learn practical gardening skills, helping on my land in Glenluce, Scotland

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United Kingdom

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  • last activity

    Last activity

    18/11/2018

Contact Register
  2019 

 Min stay requested: No minimum

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  • Description

    Description

    Quiet but on a working farm track; South-West Scotland.Vegetarian; non-smoking.16 mile from Scotland's National Book Town, 20 minutes to Stranraer yet only 30 minutes to the ferry and the big city of Belfast where you have night-life and sights galore, what a contrast!

  • Type of help

    Type of help

    Gardening
    Help with Eco project

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    They will learn practical skills in gardening, using the natural materials to hand i.e. rocks = dry-stane dykes, paths, planting combinations; tree management varying from heavy work to bonfires; this is a popular tourist area due to the quiet beauty, 20 minute walk from the sea.

  • Help

    Help

    Clearing rough, rocky ground to create growing medium; incorporating animal pens into cleared ground; possible forestry work and landscape gardening. Cooking. Would prefer females only.

  • Languages spoken

    Languages spoken

    English

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    A warm, clean room (which can sleep 2 singles) in a quiet,rural cottage; no stairs.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    Local transport isn't great . Natural beauty, sea, fishing.

  • 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

    Maximum 4-5 hours a day, 5 days a week


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