we are an english couple living in the adelaide hills on a small block 1/3 acre and would like to offer workaway opportunities to 1 - 2 people at a time. work would involve general gardening, weeding, mulching, watering etc help with a decking construction, painting, general help in the house for 4/5 hrs a day. we can provide accommodation in the annexe with bed or bed settee. meals including breakfast lunch and dinner. there are walking paths very close and mountain bike routes close by. we have a pleasant pool if the weather permits. local interests include the cleland wild life park - get up close to kangaroos, dingos, tasmanian devils - and wineries and beaches within 1/2 hr drive. we are 1/2 hr walk to local village and public transport, we may be able to give lifts depending on our work schedules. i have workawayed in greece several times and enjoyed the experience and would like to share our home with you.
DIY and building projects
Help around the house
you will see australian countryside with colourful birds the occasional kangaroo or koala - if you re lucky - if you enjoy walking there are many walking paths close by. adelaides' numerous restaurants and cafes beaches wineries nature parks and wildlife parks nearby - within 3/4 hr drive. depending on the month adelaide is quiet or happening - march is festival month, music, fringe, jazz etc. we will be happy to show you around our work commitments permitting, and involve you in our australian life.
This project could involve children. For more information see our guidelines and tips here.
gardening including weeding, watering planting general maintenance; house maintenance including painting; construction of decking around pool and house
your own room at the back of the house. single bed and bed settee available. overlooks pool and countryside. use of bathroom/shower in mainhouse. washing machine available. definitely no smoking in the house.
Limited internet access
We have pets
We are smokers
Can host families
Maximum 4-5 hours a day, 5 days a week