Landscape organic farm in Kishira -Kimotsuki Town, Japan



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  • Description


    I'm Rie, Japanese whom maried with Indonesian and Have 8 years old boy.we are moslem family.

    Our son is an active boy need to playing you:)

    We Just moved to open new farm and plan to renovate abandoned house become off grid style in Kishira -Kimotsuki town -Kagoshima Prefecture,Japan.

    In other side my Husband have voluntary project with cooperating with Kimotsuki town to promote these town to foreigner for culture, potential product ,internship program and others. And support foreigner who want to live in Kimotsuki Area.
    Program name is Local Vitalization Cooperator.

    Beach are less than 1km from here,as you know in here is remote area,inconvenient to go anywhere.You can go to Jaxa rocket center for 5minute using car.
    Detail for Kimotsuki town and Kishira you can find in YouTube or internet.

    For holiday we will guide you to show sightseeing to know beautiful of these town.

    Activity of Work are natural farm landscape and make seeding and anything related to them.

    on your days off we ask that you take care for your food by yourself we just share in rice.

    For cooking we need extra hand to prepare food and clean food together.

    we accept volunteers only who need more challenge and hardworking and ready to live in village area. usually we have one or two volunteers at a time. We just find volunteers who ready for farm work or physically work , can work independently,active and fast to adapt.

    Meal:moslem meal(no pork and alcohol ,and they derived material)
    we cooking together ,so if you are vegan we just can prepare vegetable using same tool.
    I will try to accommodate your dietary needs but please keep in mind that I am working with a limited budget.

    After you contact us, we would like to talk on skype or whatsapp to talk detail further.

    Wa aren’t native in English but we try hard to communicate as can as possible.

    We really need the extra hand sometimes and be so happy if you come :)

    we are really grateful for you for reading our page.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

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

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Japanese Language , Japanese Culture and art, Indonesian Language

  • Projects involving children

    Projects involving children

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

  • Help


    Permaculture (natural) style Farm working preparing (manual work because we don’t like to much using machine and plastic in our farm) like:
    soil making with put natural fertilizer(chicken and cow pup) ,collecting fallen leaf for farm like cleaning in park or side of road .

    Making creative tool for make work convenient.

    House area working:
    - housekeeping
    - gardening and seeding
    - house reform and maintenance
    - chicken feeding and cage cleaning.

    we need to clean good and fast - so we hope its ok for you.

  • Languages

    Languages spoken
    Indonesian: Fluent
    Japanese: Fluent
    English: Beginner

    This host offers a language exchange

  • Accommodation


    private or shared tatami room.
    if its a shared room, there will 2 in the room.

    Share Bathroom with warm water in bathtub using bailer.

    we would be living together and its important to us that you are clean and tidy. We usually wake up in 6:30 and start work farm on 8:00 or 9:00 sleep in 21:00.

    Please prepare suitable working clothes and other stuff by yourself.

    For your mobility we just have 1 bicycles due to its village area ,it’s ll be inconvenient to go to somewhere. Not good ones but enough to support for mobility.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    We dont provide wifi in ours,please prepare data sim card which easy get in airport or electric shop in japan.or you can use free wifi near our house.

    For visa and insurances please prepare by your self

    During COVID 19 Condition:we just accept whom lived in japan more than 1month.

  • 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

  • Can host digital nomads

    Can host digital nomads

    Prepare internet by self but in near of our house (100m)Thera free internet in government office.

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?


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    Hours expected

    5 hours a day, 5days a week

Host ref number: 694683671689