Work in our comfortable home, orchard, woods and garden on beautiful Prince Edward Island, Canada



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  • Description


    I live on a small patch of land that includes an orchard, garden, 2 acre field in buckwheat with laying hens. Close to nature trail, beautiful beach and Confederation Trail. Bikes on site, basketball nets for your use along with other recreational equipment. Lovely cabin in the orchard could be used as rough living space during the Summer. We are very Covid 19 sensitive to Health PEI regulations. Currently non-essential travelers are not permitted to visit PEI.
    RECOMMENDATION - call the PEI government Covid info line to discover if you can travel here 1 833 533-9333

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    DIY and building projects
    General Maintenance
    Creating/ Cooking family meals
    Farmstay help
    Help around the house
    Animal Care
    Charity Work
    Language practice
    Art Projects
    Help with Computers/ Internet

  • Projects involving children

    Projects involving children

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

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Involvement in activities at Community Centre, living/working with long-time Island family.

  • Help


    Tasks include work in apple tree planting, garden, orchard, lawn cutting, fence staining, painting, shed construction work, housework with plenty of time for your own recreation.

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent
    Spanish: Fluent
    French: Fluent

  • Accommodation


    Private, furnished bedroom with shared bath. Wifi, space for tent if you prefer the outdoors, bikes, There's a new shed in the orchard that needs some work. No smoking in house.
    IF there is still quarantine required then it may require staying in cabin in the orchard which would be rough but manageable. Photos of cabin are included. There's an outhouse and we run an electric cord for power. This is all a work in progress as we battle the pandemic. PEI has had few cases with no one hospitalized but we remain vigilant.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    15 minutes from Charlottetown and National Park, music events at Tracadie Community Centre. Blooming Point beach is 8 minutes away. We are on the Confederation Trail which is ideal for biking or hiking.

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    • Internet access

    • Limited internet access

      Limited internet access

    • We have pets

    • We are smokers

    • Can host families

  • Space for parking camper vans

    Space for parking camper vans

    We have a spacious orchard where a van or trailer could be parked. No access to power or water but there would be internet.

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?


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    Hours expected

    Maximum 5 hours a day, 5 days a week

Snow shoveling on a beautiful February day.
Nephew walking to Tracadie Bay & Glenaladale.
Getting winter wood into the garage in the Fall - ready for winter.
Visiting the north shore after Hurricane Dorian
Weeding the BERRY BED in the spring
Staining the garage
Painting the shed
Helping with the annual Yard Sale
Cabin in the orchard that is used for storage. Workaways are welcome to camp out there
Tomatoes stay inside until it warms up.
Irish moss draggers out for a walk in Pleasant View.
Tilling the bigger garden behind the hen house.
Winter wood needs to be stacked in the garage.
Nephew checks the height of organic buckwheat next to the house.
Splitting firewood with Workaways from France.

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Host ref number: 676537757593