Come and join our family of 4 on our beautiful land in Victoria, Australia

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Australia

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  • last activity

    Last activity

    15/05/2020

 
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  • Description

    Description

    Family of 4 - Aladdin & Tess, Karuna (16) and Mani (12), half acre of beautiful land - renovating an old house into an ecohouse - orchards, gardens based on permaculture principles and design as well as use of biodynamics. Tess is drama teacher at local Steiner School and is a poet, Aladdin is a psychotherapist, builds and teaches - Karuna & Mani are at the local Steiner High School (Little Yarra) - we all play music.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Gardening
    DIY and building projects
    Babysitting and creative play
    General Maintenance
    Creating/ Cooking family meals
    Help with Eco Projects
    Help around the house
    Animal Care
    Language practice
    Art Projects

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Beautiful nature - lots of places to be in nature and to bushwalk, mtn bike, kayak
    Family life
    Well travelled hosts - many years as hosts
    Musicians and poets, teachers,
    Meditation (Buddhist based)

  • Help

    Help

    Renovating an old home into an ecohouse - quite alot work been done already (building skills, cabinet making, plumbing etc all really helpful)
    Gardens and orchard work (permaculture / organic / biodynamic)
    Fencing and netting to protect garden and orchard
    Bee hives and apriculture
    Art projects
    Helping out in family life
    Musicians & poets

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent
    French: Beginner

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    Your own room - comfortable, up to 2 people.

    As a family we eat healthy nutritious meals together and can cater for vegetarian, gluten and dairy free. We tend to eat some meat occasionally.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    Lots to do in the area - as well as nature based, warburton lovely town, public transport just down the road into Melbourne.

  • 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?

    More than two

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    Hours expected

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

Host ref number: 761595256326