You can help us on our 8000 acre Organic farm, come exchange knowledge and gain a lot of hands on experience and have fun in Central Queensland, Australia

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  • Description

    Description

    We have a cattle farm on a 8000 acres of land at Springsure, Central Queensland. The key focus is to use systems that promote land regeneration.
    We focus on using Natural Sequence Farming, time controlled grazing and Joel Salatin's farming principles to mimic a natural ecosystem processes.

    Our farm is open for volunteers to assist with animal management (water chickens, mustering cattle and feeding pigs), building or maintaining infrastructure (constructing 'leaky weirs', fixing fences and assisting with property development) and Gardening. We are trying to become self efficient and growing our own fruit and Veggies will certainly put us in the right direction. This is a mutually beneficial arrangement. It provides a rewarding, hands-on experience for the volunteers while they are helping around the farm with different task.

    We offer accommodation and food and we are sure volunteers will gather knowledge in a friendly farm environment.

  • Type of help

    Type of help

    Gardening
    Building
    Cooking / shopping
    General Maintenance
    Farmstay
    Help with Eco project
    Help in the house
    Animal care
    Help with Computers / internet

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Volunteers will learn the process of regeneration of the land with a Holistic approach, hands-on in animal care and nature.

  • Help

    Help

    We would like our volunteers to help with our long term plan to create an abundance nutrient rich landscape for future generation to enjoy.

  • Languages spoken

    Languages spoken

    English and Spanish

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    Private house with a small kitchen, bathroom and toilet, split system aircon, 2x single bunk beds (all bed linens provided) a small verandah to sit on and watch the sun rise and set.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    Closest town is a 20 km from the farm with all amenities and tourist attraction. Also there is a further town called Emerald with an airport and public transport.

  • 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

  • ...

    Hours expected

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

The bedrooms for volunteers has air conditioning.
Volunteers, kitchenette!
Private Facilities for Volunteers with hot water.
Our family always welcome extra hands to help in the farm!
Land regeneration using animals to manage the landscape. Come and learn about Holistic Farming.







Host ref number: 888494795758