Come and help around our rammed earth house property surrounded by rainforest on the south coast of NSW

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  • Description

    Description

    We are a married couple in our early 60's with 3 adult children who do not live with us. We live on a 30 hectare property with panoramic views of the coastline on the south coast of NSW. We live in a recently-constructed rammed earth house which was featured recently on an episode of Grand Designs Australia. The property is predominantly rainforest with about 4 hectares which are cleared pastures. We supply all of our own electricity, heating and water and try to grow as much of our own vegetables as possible.
    We have a range of jobs from construction work, weeding, tending to chickens, rabbits and vegetables, tree chopping, mowing, beekeeping etc.
    We need help with day to day activities around the property.
    We are a 20 minute drive to several surf beaches and can arrange transport for Workaways.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Gardening
    DIY and building projects
    General Maintenance
    Creating/ Cooking family meals
    Help around the house
    Animal Care

  • Help

    Help

    We need help to keep the weeds at bay in the paddocks. We would like to construct some walking trails in the rainforest. We have continual chores in our established vegetable garden. We need to tend to our chickens daily. We will need to construct fencing.

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    We have double bed accommodation in a self contained studio. The workaways would have access to our swimming pool.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    We live a 20 minute drive from a surf beach. We have designated walks from our property into a nature reserve. We are 20 minutes from the nearest town. There are many interesting day trips that can be done from our property.

  • 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?

    Two

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    Hours expected

    5 hours per day













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