Small off-grid farm with horses and goats in the foothills of the Strathbogie Ranges in country Victoria, Australia

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Australia

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    15/10/2019

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  2019 

 Min stay requested: at least a week

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  • Description

    Description

    We have a 100 acre farm in the foothills of the Strathbogie Ranges. We’re 2 hours from Melbourne,10 minutes from the train and there’s plenty of country towns nearby. We are 2 hours from Mount Buffalo and the Australian Alps. Wineries, skiing, water sports and plenty of great walks.
    Our 100 acres has horses, goats, chickens, two dogs and a cat. We also have cattle in Spring.
    Our house is off grid straw- bale construction.

  • Type of help

    Type of help

    Gardening
    Building
    General Maintenance
    Farmstay
    Animal care
    Language practice

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    We are school teachers and will be very happy to help with English language and an introduction to country Australia.

  • Help

    Help

    General animal care and general farm maintenance such as fencing, firewood etc.
    Also house/farm sitting when we’re away.

  • Languages spoken

    Languages spoken

    English

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    Self contained bedroom with kitchen and bathroom.
    The studio has a wood fire for winter.
    Meals can either be with us or you can prepare your own.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    We are well supplied with transport and are in the beautiful North East of Victoria.
    If you want to stay in a beautiful part of the world, live off-grid in a straw bale house and look after the animals then this is for you.

  • A little more information

    A little more information

    • Internet access

    • Limited internet access

      Limited internet access

    • We have pets

    • We are smokers

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    Two

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    Hours expected

    Maximum 3-4 hours a day, 5 days a week

Host ref number: 726929543832