Help us develop permaculture projects on our farm in the village of Torrox, 45 minutes from Malaga, Spain



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    We are a British couple living outside the village of Torrox, 45 minutes from Malaga. We are committed to growing and eating organically and starting to develop permaculture. We keep chickens and have 2 dogs and 22 cats. Mainly we cook vegetarian food that we grow. WE are interested in sustainable projects on our farm and around the house. We have a fantastic climate all year round and we are only 4 k from the beach. and 10 minutes walk from the village.
    WE have wifi in the house. Workawayers work during the week and have the weekend free. Plenty to see in the area and the village is 10minutes walk away

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

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

  • 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

    They can learn about living and growing sustainable food in Spain. They have access to local culture and customs and can mix with the volunteers from other cultures. They can visit some of Spainś most interesting cultural sites and cities which are close by

  • Help


    WE are looking for like minded people with some relevant gardening experience. Volunteers should be responsible and able to work independently. WE have 400 square metres under vegetable cultivation so there is always plenty of work to do on the land. WE ask volunteers to help 5 days, 5 hours and all food is provided. Additional help with cooking and cleaning is expected.

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent
    Spanish: Intermediate
    French: Beginner

  • Accommodation


    In the house or separate en suite downstairs

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    This region of Andalucia is very beautiful and suited to people who like walking and countryside. There is also beach, local swimming pool and the typical Moorish village of Torrox nearby. Malaga is easily accessible with its interesting history and Granada is also accessible in a day. Slightly further afield are Ronda, Cordoba and Sevilla. There is scuba diving about 30 minutes away, kite sufing and kayaking. Nearest town of interest is Nerja with its lovely beaches and nightlife

  • 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?


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    Hours expected

    5 hours X 5 days per week, minimum stay 3-4 weeks

Host ref number: 672148257752