Explore permaculture and help me in the home and gardens in the Coromandel, New Zealand

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New Zealand

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  • last activity

    Last activity

    27/12/2020

 
  2022 

 Min stay requested: at least a week

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  • Description

    Description

    I moved 9 years ago from Christchurch to this property of 10 acres of beautiful land, most of it covenanted NZ bush, and have developed gardens and a home. It is situated in a hidden valley with a stream in the Coromandel.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Gardening
    General Maintenance
    Creating/ Cooking family meals
    Help around the house
    Help with Computers/ Internet

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    You could learn about the native bush, gardening, practice English and German.
    Anyone is welcome to join me attending the weekly sangha (get together of a local community with meditation) at a retreat centre nearby.

  • Help

    Help

    Projects: gardening, weeding, clearing the orchard of weeds, maintaining paths through the bush, developing alternative power supplies, becoming as self-sufficient as possible. Any one interested in permaculture and alternative technologies is welcome to explore these ideas here with me.

  • Languages spoken

    German: Fluent
    English: Fluent

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    A single room in the house and a double room in a hut, both with access to their own bathroom in the house.
    Shared meals.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    Hot Water Beach is nearby with a weekly music night with open mic live music.
    Preferably own transport as I live quite remote.
    Also the iconic Cathedral Cove and Hahei is not far away. Many beaches to choose from. Whitianga is the closest town. A good base for nature walks.

  • 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: 786725373492