Hi, welcome to our organic farm; summer around the corner. Our family of four with many animals attached. Kiwi people living in South West Victoria. Home to the Grampians, close to Portland and the beaches 40mins away. We own and run an Organic Dairy Farm. We have recently added Garlic and more.
Snails...yes snails are our next venture, often our chickens prevent our snails life span from being a long one.
At present, our projects include building, self regenerative farming, creating a forest, attending farmers markets, caring for animals, dairy farming and adding Bee hives to our farm. Yes bees, need flowers, we need pollination on the farm, so we will encourage bees and beneficial bugs to keep our farm beautiful and alive.
I am a Secondary Teacher and part time on the farm. Husband is always busy, and our kids keep us active. YPlenty of room to park up your car or bike. We are an active family and prefer a non smoker. Closest town has multiple Gyms and an Aqautic centre. Wildlife galore, sometimes on the back doorstep. Shared livng space with the family, as we would like to give our family a cultural exchange and learning from you.
A family of many Interests, a busy family who enjoys time at the beach or hiking, we would like to have you join us on our adventure in organics, farming and living in the country,. WELCOME to WALLACEDALE, Victoria Australia.
Cooking / shopping
Help in the house
Help with Computers / internet
Language...local area has local indigenous tourist sites. Local aussies they are pretty cool neighbours and I work in local high schools so if you have an interest in education. Sports galore and a train ride to Melbourne for you city lovers. In the country with many beautiful local attractions.
So come experience a bit of New Zealand in Australia.
Come work with us on our Organic dairy farm. We would love to share your knowledge . Help in the Dairy milking cows...working with the horse, dogs,cats, Tractor work( good to have driving license) Gardening -we are setting up new growing spaces for more vegetables, a forest would be great. We would also welcome a keen gardener or someone interested in learning and sharing their skills. Carpentry skills would be valued, a few good fix up jobs to be taken care of. Bee keeping is a new and exciting venture for us. Permaculture, re generative farming, organic farming, come share your knowledge.
We share in the housework, cooking duties, cleaning the house as we all live under one roof. You will be expected to clean up after yourself. Keep the kitchen tidy if used, and set and clear table, wash and dry dishes alongside the family.
We would love to have a person from a very different culture as this will add variety and give our family some cultural exchange.
Own big Room Queen bed. Or option of caravan outside by garage. Food always plenty. Cooking is shared...lunch your on your own. Breakfast and dinner with family. Love to learn new recipes. The house is a shared space.
We are close to lots of outdoor activities. Mountain range...Water...Beaches although right now its winter...Local pubs...trains and buses can take you exploring. Our local townships are farm driven and have all the basics..movies pools and pubs. See you soon.
Limited internet access
We have pets
We are smokers
Maximum 4-5 hours a day, 4 days a week
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