Permaculture farm near Sydney, Australia

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Australia

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    20/10/2021

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  2021 

 Min stay requested: at least a week

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  • Description

    Description

    We have a beautiful hobby farm just two hours north of Sydney. We have a long list of farm animals (including horses) that need looking after and there is always lot's of farm jobs happening. My wife and I are semi retired and love meeting people (particularly fellow travelers) as we have been regular travelers into Asia and love our music, (particularly the guitar), family times, spiritualism & all our furry and feathered friends!!

    We are happy to help with your English if needed or give you the space you need to chill and enjoy yourself and show you the beaches, vineyards and forests of the area. If you love animals, are physically fit and enjoy working outside, I think you will have a great time with us.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Language practice
    Help with Eco Projects
    Gardening
    DIY and building projects
    Animal Care
    Farmstay help
    Help around the house
    General Maintenance

  • UN sustainablity goals this host is trying to achieve

    UN sustainablity goals this host is trying to achieve

    UN goals
    No poverty
    Zero hunger
    Good health and well-being
    Quality education
    Gender equality
    Clean water and sanitation
    Affordable and clean energy
    Decent work and economic growth
    Industries, innovation and infrastructure
    Reduce inequality
    Sustainable cities and communities
    Responsible consumption and production
    Climate action
    Life below water
    Life on land
    Peace, justice and strong institutions
    Partnerships for the goals
  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    You will love the tranquility of our country life, practice your English and enjoy the farm animals, beautiful scenary and people around us.

  • Help

    Help

    We have recently bought a 40 acre permaculture farm Just under two hours north of Sydney. We are a quiet semi retired couple (but young at heart!) that need a hand with various farm chores and managing our horses, cows, geese, pigs, ducks, chickens and bees (two cats and three dogs). We love our animals and have a range of farm tasks on offer ..

    There is some horse riding and training available in our new horse arena or bush trails, if you are interested. We are only 30 minutes from some beautiful beaches and pristine bush walks. Join us for healthy, nourishing meals. You will have your own private bedroom and bathroom.

    Practice your English, enjoy the surrounds and our Aussie lifestyle. We love the quiet, music and spiritual benefits of a simple farm life.

    We are now looking for volunteers for 2021. Having farming experience is really useful. I suggest you contact us .. so that we can talk to you about dates that work for you. We can be flexible!

    If you are really fit and enjoy working in the open, we would love to hear from you and are confident you will have a great farm stay. Please read the feedback written!!

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    Your own large bedroom and bathroom. All meals in the main house. A healthy country diet.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    We are a two hour train trip from Central Station in Sydney and we are located just 5 mInutes from Morisset train station. Beautiful Lake Macquarie is just 10 minutes away. 40 minutes into Newcastle and some beautiful beaches.

  • 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?

    Two

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    Hours expected

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

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Host ref number: 796225853931