Beautiful tropical fruit Orchards in the Lockyer Valley growing mangoes, avocados, limes and custard apples. Gatton is nearest township 17klms (15mins) away. We're approx 75klm from Brisbane (1 hour) & 50klm (40mins) to Toowoomba.
Help around the house
This project could involve children. For more information see our guidelines and tips here.
Besides learning English, you will pick up useful farming skills which will help you apply for a job. There's a huge array of native wildlife on offer, magnificent bird life, and all the benefits of a stay in the country with close proximity to major towns/cities.
General tree maintenance such as pruning, mulching, clearing, weeding, mowing, picking and packing. It's a great workout and no need for expensive gym memberships!!
We have a comfortable newly fitted bunkhouse. All meals are taken with the family. Own bathroom and fridge available. Lovely resort style pool to cool off in. We can accommodate up to 4 people.
There are many lovely rural towns in the Lockyer Valley area like Laidley, Mulgowie, Lowood, Esk, Spring Bluff. Picturesque walks and Toowoomba not far with great views, walking trails and all the amenities of a city.
We can collect from Gatton by prior arrangement if you don’t have a car. The Greyhound bus services Gatton.
The beaches of the Gold and Sunshine coasts are only 1.5 hours drive away.
Limited internet access
We have pets
We are smokers
Can host families
More than two
Maximum 4-5 hours a day, 5 days a week