Volunteer at a Rainforest Reserve in Daintree Cape Tribulation Rainforest

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  • Description

    Description

    Situated in the heart of Australia’s world famous Daintree Cape Tribulation rainforest, our family own a world heritage rainforest reserve. Neighbouring Cape Tribulation, it is great for graded walking and hiking trails through the Valley, along with overnight hut and lodge accommodation.

    Surrounded by national park, this is the largest private world heritage rainforest reserve in the area and contains both coastal lowlands and mountainous rainforest. We offer its guests exclusive, private access deep into the rainforest. The reserve also has a number of rainforest venues, used for catered lunches.

    Visitor numbers and access is limited to ensure minimal impact to this precious environment and to maintain a private, exclusive experience to all its guests.

    This tranquility, together with the area’s amazing qualities, makes this the perfect place to give the opportunity to focus on appreciating this remarkable rainforest ecosystem without distraction, as well as enhancing the feeling of having enjoyed a true ‘wilderness experience’.

    We have had many volunteers in the past who had loved being immersed in nature and the beauty our reserve has to offer.

    You will be living and working with our family, myself Andy, my wife Lynette and our two boys Oliver (10) and Hugo (8). We are very easy going and make you feel very welcome.

  • 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 with Eco Projects
    Help around the house

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    The valley is a rare and remarkable place. If you are passionate about nature and the outdoors our place is for you. Having the opportunity to live in the rainforest is a wonderful, and at times challenging experience.

  • Help

    Help

    You will be delegated jobs on a daily bases. The help required is predominantly: maintaining tracks and trails, lawn mowing, cleaning of tourist areas and gardening. If you have any building knowledge or skills this would be greatly appreciated.

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    Our accommodation is basic but fun, a converted shed that you will be sharing with our family and times some rainforest animals!!. You will have your own room and shared cooking facilities.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    Cape Tribulation/Daintree Rainforest is 2hours north of the major city Cairns. It has a number of attractions in the area the greatest advantage is that's its only 20min to the Great Barrier Reef. However most of our volunteers just love our place so much they hardly leave.

  • 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?

    One

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    Hours expected

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

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