Help with picking olives in the village of Lovište on the Pelješac peninsula, Croatia

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  • Last activity: 9 Feb 2023



 Min stay requested: at least 2 weeks



  • Description


    Im Frano, me and my family have small family olive farm,also we have webshop with olive oil, figs, lemons...
    Minimum wage included.Every working hour is paid(3.18 € / 24 HRK per hour).
    Harvest period is from 03.11 til cca 18.11. 2022.

    We live in Croatia, region Dalmatia(Adriatic Sea, near Dubrovnik), in small village called Lovište(Pelješac peninsula), attractive small bay with crystal clear sea, peaceful and beatiful nature, and kind people.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Animal Care
  • 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

    Lovište is beatiful place, located on Pelješac Peninsula famous because of wine, with warm people, traveller can go in fishing,swimming, enjoying nice weather,eating local food, visiting nearby famous historical cities(Dubrovnik, Hvar, Korčula..),eating "peka" in with local people in"Komin"famous old traditional stone house from Dalmatia, cycling, hiking...

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    Projects involving children

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  • Host offers payment in line with the minimum wage

    Host offers payment in line with the minimum wage

    This host offers accommodation and payment.

    Host has indicated that they will pay at least the minimum hourly wage of their country for each hour worked and that accommodation will also be provided. They are asking for help with a business or business activity. Contact the host directly via the site messenger for more information and details about the wage provided. Any arrangements should be agreed in advance with your host.

  • Help


    We looking for someone who like to work 5 hours per day(5days in week) ,job is hand picking of olives.
    By normal tempo of picking you should pick minimum 8 kg per hour

    You will have one cooked meal per day and one fast meal(sendwich,cakes,yougurt,eggs...)

    In family household is four of us(Sister,me, and parents) plus our dog Ćane(big lazy mastiff) Olive picking is our tradition, we have other bussineses.

    If you decided to come, you will be treated like family member 😊, but we expect somebody who will clean behind them, and be normal, polite person.
    When time is for fun then is fun , when is work we work.

  • Languages

    Languages spoken
    English: Fluent
    Croatian: Fluent
    German: Beginner

    This host offers a language exchange
    This host has indicated that they are interested in sharing their own language or learning a new language.
    You can contact them directly for more information.

  • Accommodation


    Two beds room(we provide two meals)

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    Visiting famous nearby places(Dubrovnik, Korčula..) or some historic sites(Nakovana... ) swimming in sea, hiking, cycling, fishing, eating traditional "peka" in Traditional dalmatian"Komin"with locals, exploring beatiful nature, drink some famous Pelješac wines...

  • 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 host digital nomads

    Can host digital nomads

    This host has indicated that they love having digital nomads stay.

  • Space for parking camper vans

    Space for parking camper vans

    This host can provide space for campervans.

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    More than two

  • ...

    Hours expected

    Maximum 5 hours a day, 6 days a week

Host ref number: 853347346623


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