Come and help us at the farm and live in a remote village in Nieu Bethesda, South Africa



 Min stay requested: No minimum



  • Description


    I live in Nieu Bethesda with my 3 boys. We live in a remote village in the Karoo region in South Africa. Farm small scale with cows which we milk for making cheese. Also many other animals and vegetable production for home use. Also farm with bees along natural beekeeping principles. Have a small microbrewery and restaurant where we serve our cheeses and beers. Also small coffee roastery. Beautiful part of the country with hot summers and cold winters.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    DIY and building projects
    Creating/ Cooking family meals
    General Maintenance
    Farmstay help
    Help around the house
    Animal Care
    Help with Computers/ Internet
  • UN sustainability goals this host is trying to achieve

    UN sustainability 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
  • Help


    Help with care of animals and making cheese. Help making beer, roasting coffee and working with bees. Garden work and general maintenance of property. Also busy building a backpackers so some building work and help running backpackers.

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent

  • Accommodation


    Wooden cottage

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    Mountainous terrain. Great for hiking and mountain biking. Also much fossil history and history of indigenous inhabitants.

  • 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

  • Can possibly accept pets

    Can possibly accept pets

    Cats and dogs

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    More than two

  • ...

    Hours expected

    5 hours

Host ref number: 844851489856

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