Experience farm life in Rural County Wicklow, Ireland

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    25/10/2020

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  • Description

    Description

    I run a farm in Ireland on the Wicklow - Wexford Border ,20 minutes walk from Clogga Beach and 4km from Arklow town ,Surrounding area popular for trekking and mountain climbing . Farm house surrounded by mature trees and garden making it a very peaceful setting . The farm is busy, mainly dairying , milking 60 cows . Mainly spring calving ,

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Gardening
    DIY and building projects
    General Maintenance
    Creating/ Cooking family meals
    Farmstay help
    Help around the house
    Animal Care

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Learn about everyday farm life and looking after the animals , Wicklow has beautiful mountainous scenery and some lovely beaches , Brittas Bay being one, There are many historical sites including Glendalough , an old monastic settlement dating back to the 6th Century, Dublin City , the capital city is connected by bus and train and is about an hour and 15 minutes,

  • Host offers payment in line with the minimum wage

    Host offers payment in line with the minimum wage

    This host offers accommodation and payment.

  • Help

    Help

    Tasks will include looking after calves , gathering timber, fencing, general tidying and gardening, Also on bad weather days some inside general maintenance household work , Hope to renovate old building in the near future so some help painting and decorating

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    Room in House

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    Lots of historical places in the surrounding area , new library opened recently in Arklow, Beach about 20 minutes walk, Area popular for trekking

  • 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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