Help needed in a Pony Yard in the Middle of the beautiful Mühlviertel, Austria



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    One year is over and our loved guest will leave end of July. So again we are looking for a (young) person interested in staying and working on a stable in Mühlviertel, Upper Austria for 2019. Do you want to spend some time away from home in a hands-on job? Do you like working with ponys and children?
    Our Job is running an "Ponyhof" and teach kids and adults riding and horsemanship. You should do the stable work and feed the Ponies. Here you have the possibility to show and train dressage, jumping and eventing and of course mounted games.
    You should also be adventourous and like long trail rides and tours (see the links below). We offer day and week trekking tours through the beautiful landscape of Mühlviertel.
    You should have experience with horses, maintnance skills, be willing to lend a hand where needed. You can bring your on pony/horse or take one of ours. We have several young ponies to bring up to the competitions. Part of our job is breaking in young horses and train them up.
    We are a young bilingual ( English and German ) family with a lot of horses and ponys looking for you! "WE" are a 5year old and parents (30/37years), a granny (90) and a lot of nice riders with horses which are kept in our farm. On our farm there are chicken (5 to 20 ;)), 1 goats, 4 cats, 1 dog, 30 horses!
    We offer: riding lessons, free living, beautiful landscape, fully austrian surrounding ;) and more … more ... more ...
    Start in July/August 2019 and you can stay for few month or a year.

    We also would need a person to help during the summer doing the household. As we both are working outside, cooking, cleaning and simply doing the household we never find the time ... so if you can help us, please write! :)

  • Type of help

    Type of help

    Cooking / shopping
    Help in the house
    Animal care

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    we are at the countryside of Austria, very traditional area

  • Help


    Up to your abilities u support us on our daily chores. Mainly stable and horsework. Or keeping the household.

  • Languages spoken

    Languages spoken

    Deutsch and English

  • Accommodation


    you have your own room at our big farm and you are like a part of your family

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    we have a lots of sights like old castles and history places around here. the Mühlviertel is a very good place to do sports like mountain biking, trekking, hiking and outdoor sports, as the landscape is beautiful.

  • A little more information

    A little more information

    • Internet access

    • Limited internet access

      Limited internet access

    • We have pets

    • We are smokers

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    More than two

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    Hours expected

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

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