In Coolongolook NSW. Approx. 2 1/2 hours from Sydney and approx. 1 hour from Newcastle. The house is situated on the river, and 30 mins to either Forster or Taree by road. Swimming, fishing and waterskiing from wharf. Quiet setting, no public transport. Theatres, major shopping centres, beaches, bowling alleys, clubs 30mins by road.
Types of help and learning opportunitiesGardeningDIY and building projectsGeneral MaintenanceCreating/ Cooking family mealsHelp around the houseHelp with Computers/ Internet
UN sustainablity goals this host is trying to achieve
Cultural exchange and learning opportunities
Life on semi-rural Australian property. Gain an understanding of the Australian way of life and at the same time we as the hosts would look toward gaining an understanding and learn about other countries and cultures. Forge friendly relationships with workaway participants.
Projects involving children
This project could involve children. For more information see our guidelines and tips here.
Flexible work to suit applicants. Pruning, weeding, washing outside of house, wash insect screens and windows. Help with cooking. Dusting and vacuuming.
Own bedroom with ensuite and TV. Shared kitchen and laundry. All food provided. Interaction with owners as desired.
What else ...
Kayaking, fishing, swimming, waterskiing. No public transport so a car is necessary to see sights such as beaches and shopping centres. Travel with owners is available to major centres.
A little more information
Limited internet access
We have pets
We are smokers
Can host families
How many Workawayers can stay?
Maximum 4-5 hours a day, 5 days a week