Help at our permaculture center with eco projects and gardens in Aisén, Chile.

  • Chile
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  • Last activity: 19 Feb 2023



 Min stay requested: at least 3 weeks



  • Description


    we are a permaculture center, where we develop our eco project, organic gardens, green house and organic building houses. Also, we offer to people different courses to spread this way of life. Every year we welcome people who are looking for this kind of experience, and every year we're looking for people to help us and also trade information and knowledge. Located on the foothills of Mackay hill. Thirty minutes far walking from downtown.

    The place is a 4 hectars and 5 families lives there. Peter and Magda came to live here 28 years ago to develop this permaculture ideas in Patagonia. Now his son Martin with his family and some friends (Felipe) have continued with the dream of building an educational place permaculture and self-sufficient life .

    this year we build a house with natural techniques.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    DIY and building projects
    Babysitting and creative play
    Creating/ Cooking family meals
    Farmstay help
    Help with Eco Projects
    Help around the house
    Animal Care
    Language practice
  • 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
  • Projects involving children

    Projects involving children

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

  • Help


    People who enjoy ad love of country life style, much energy to do hard work, enthusiasm, open to share, and enjoy community life, learning to work in adobe building, organic farming, and this year, building the eco camp.

    Also helps picking fruit, preparation of jams , collecting medicinal herbs, preparation of natural cosmetics, help with daily meals, mainly vegetarian food. People who is looking to come to volunteer should know that they will share local culture and traditions. Patagonia area is a very strong traditions area. So, we try to introduce local people with volunteers to improve spanish, learn local skills and share traditions, as mate tea, local food and sports.

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent
    Spanish: Fluent

  • Accommodation


    We offer accommodation in our house , also space for tent in ecocamping , hot shower, cooking place , internet access .

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    in their time off, cause we are at the footsteps of a big mountain, trekking and all these kind of experience. Also national parks near to town. This place is located in an incredible spot for adventure sport, fly fishing, cycling and so.

  • 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

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    More than two

  • ...

    Hours expected

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

Host ref number: 664615546871

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