Watch the humpback, and orca whales near my house and help out with some tasks around my home in Galiano, BC, Canada



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  • Description


    Please note: I am looking for a work away for June until July 1st.
    Gardening experience an asset.
    Also need to work on fire wood.
    Camper van stay available after July 1st.

    I am an Chinese Medicine Pratitioner and herbalist with a large herbal and food garden.
    I live on the amazingly beautiful southern gulf island of Galiano.
    My property is close to the ocean and in the coastal Douglas fir forest.
    I need help with gardening and building and cleaning and cat sitting.

    I have a lovely cabin for a helper to stay or garden camping space.
    I have a new 10 month old kitten, so sweet!
    Diversity, lgtbq folk, yoga , meditation and kindness welcome.
    Looking for a helper willing to contribute and help independently.
    Specifically experienced gardening help, carpentry, cat sitting.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Help with Eco Projects
    DIY and building projects
    Animal Care
    Help around the house
    General Maintenance
    Help with Computers/ Internet

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Willing to share gardening skills, herbal medicine making, Chinese Medicine info and connection to gorgeous nature around us.
    Humpback whales are often in the cove across the street, orcas often pass by Galiano and may be seen from the shoreline if lucky.

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    Looking for gardening help, cleaning, building construction, general maintenance, and computer and internet support.
    Gardening experience is an asset as well as construction experience or computer skills.
    Looking to learn banjo.

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent

  • Accommodation


    1 bedroom, sweet cabin with large deck and internet, kitchen, bathroom.
    Wood stove heat, and bedroom off deck.

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    What else ...

    Close to ocean, so excellent for exploring nature.
    Our community is small but active with a Sat market in the summer and outside events.
    I live using only environmentally friendly products and soaps, eat organic food, like hiking and yoga and meditation and gardening.
    I like cleanliness and respectful living in harmony with nature.

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    • Limited internet access

      Limited internet access

    • We have pets

    • We are smokers

    • Can host families

  • Can host digital nomads

    Can host digital nomads

    This host has indicated that they love having digital nomads stay.

  • Space for parking camper vans

    Space for parking camper vans

    For the month of June , July, Aug, sept, oct, I can accommodate camper vans.

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    Hours expected

    Maximum 5 hours a day, 5 days a week

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