Join our Community Supported Agriculture organic farm supporting local families in Golden Bay, New Zealand

Country

New Zealand

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    Last activity

    12/05/2020

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  2020 

 Min stay requested: at least 2 weeks

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  • Description

    Description

    We are on 12 hectares (30 acres) in Puramahoi, Golden Bay, 9kms from Takaka and The Mussel Inn and 2kms to Patons Rock Beach. Many wonderful walks in the area (Abel Tasman and Kahurangi National Parks). We are running a CSA (Community Supported Agriculture) supporting local families, cafes and restaurants.

    Internship Position available for long term stays

  • Type of help

    Type of help

    Gardening
    Farmstay

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Travellers will experience a working organic farm in a vibrant community. We run a CSA (community supported agriculture) and we are only one of two in the country. Golden Bay is also a very unique community in NZ with many events and local attractions.

  • Help

    Help

    Work includes weeding, planting and harvesting of vegetables. Small-scale building projects too. Looking for workawayers who are keen to learn about CSAs and organic farming. We work along side or helpers and work is completed in the morning allow your afternoons free to explore or go to the beach.

  • Languages spoken

    Languages spoken

    English

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    Accomodation will either be in caravan or sleep out with your own kitchen, toilet and shower.

    Meals will be on your own. We provide all the basics and you have access to all the veggies in the garden. Plus eggs and homekilled beef.

  • 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?

    More than two

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    Hours expected

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

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Host ref number: 789156133723