Join our little farm located in the mountains in Cévennes, Occitanie, South of France

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France

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    19/10/2021

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  • Description

    Description

    (PLANNING: We have 3 places.
    START DATE : End October 18th + or November.
    COMPETENCE : Everything, but priority about a mason or electrician or carpenter.

    STORY : The last years was full of memories ! People and lovely moments !
    We work together on many milles to clean and re build all of the fences. And thanks, today is almost perfect.
    I take a moment to enjoy and chill after that on the Réunion Island.
    I do a farm camping and many little market on town.
    We enjoy the summer and now its time to be back on the project !!

    The plan for this winter is to :
    1 / prepare a new place for garden grow plants and vegetable.

    2/ A new house for chicken, build the interior of a old building and the exteriors.

    3/ Build a little house of 19m2 for a shower in a farm camping.

    4/ Still working on a fence, cut and clean for make stronger for cows and horses / on the forest for the wood./ cleaning the area / and many different things.

    5/ Renovation of a old goat place with a comcrete slab.
    And isolation and renovation for a new house in a building.

    (Generally we accepts for 2 weeks, but I have a posssibility to stay more time or for a long time if everyone are happy.
    We check that at the end )

    Hey Workawayers ! You need to be on good health! With any problems to surviving the mountain!!

    If its ok, Welcome to our farm :
    We are located in a mountains of South of France.
    The region call #Cévennes.
    We are 4 friends ( sometime Dady ) and family leave in a big house.
    It's a little installation but we have a biologique farm, buildings, and animals .
    We have a alternative life about life sharing, live with the nature, raise animals and about our ecologic and tourism impact.

    This area its a beautiful isolate place in the nature, so we are gratful if you can help us and be a Part of this Global Project. This exchange Its a reall opportunity for us to meet new peoples all around the world. ( And we hope maybe one time, we can visit also your home in your country !)

    So here, we have some work about make the garden and the mountain greatest. Build some walls,
    Actually the priority is to keep in conditions the fences ... and clean the animal parc, build a new part of closures, or many other activities and variety projects...

    We love contact and meet new people. Learn the different language. Plays games, hobbies, sports, food, music, danse, party, meditation, take photos, make films, developpe intrenet

    We speack French ( of course) but also Spanish and English.

    About the period to stay here, we prefer mimumm 2 weeks. Longer is better ! To have time to learn about you, your culture and your lifestyle organization. And also show you us organisation in this place, in this farm.
    If everything is right, and we have godd time together, so you can stay all the time.
    ( About internet, we don't have box but we can share our internet via mobile. We have 3G )

    We hope to see you soon and share this beautiful experience! ;)

    If you have any questions we are here.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Art Projects
    Language practice
    Help with Eco Projects
    Gardening
    DIY and building projects
    Animal Care
    Farmstay help
    Creating/ Cooking family meals
    Help around the house
    General Maintenance
    Help with Computers/ Internet

  • UN sustainablity goals this host is trying to achieve

    UN sustainablity goals this host is trying to achieve

    UN goals
    No poverty
    Zero hunger
    Good health and well-being
    Quality education
    Gender equality
    Clean water and sanitation
    Affordable and clean energy
    Decent work and economic growth
    Industries, innovation and infrastructure
    Reduce inequality
    Sustainable cities and communities
    Responsible consumption and production
    Climate action
    Life below water
    Life on land
    Peace, justice and strong institutions
    Partnerships for the goals
  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    This natural area is in a natural ptotection park.
    So is a beautiful area.
    Close to the sea and the big city ( 2h30 in a car ).
    We can propose all the best French cheese !
    The cultural about music, we are 2 DJ.
    My sister make a jewellery and art painting.
    And Juliette shes a perfect cooker about vegetarian food.
    We do so many different thing, so you can learn a lot about how to be independent with the nature, how to live and take care of animals, different technical of construction.
    That can be a good travel to upgrade your French and participate of our project of alternative community place.
    And feel all the good vibes here ;)

  • Projects involving children

    Projects involving children

    This project could involve children. For more information see our guidelines and tips here.

  • Help

    Help

    We can work all together, or with someone in particularly or you can be independent on a mission alone or with other workaways.

    We have some help about make the garden greatest. Build some walls, greenhouse. Keep in conditions the fences ... plants vegetation, . Take care about animals, make little construction or cook food product. Clean some places / living area. Work in the mountains, in the forest, for the wood.
    To be honest, we don't asking for working to hard. Chill in the perfect natural place and contribuate for the farm and the little town.

  • Languages

    Languages spoken
    English: Fluent
    Spanish: Fluent
    French: Fluent

    This host offers a language exchange
    This host has indicated that they are interested in sharing their own language or learning a new language.
    You can contact them directly for more information.

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    Actually we just finished the special home - its your private place for all Workaway and visiting friends.
    Its a independant house with 3 superposed bed, a sofa, table , kitchen bathroom, shower. I have also a chilling place with a pool, more sofa and table just a front it of this house.

    So we hope you can be 3 difffirent people in the same time here. But that depending of you ! So you can be 1, 2 or 3 deppending the period.

    Here we have a special organisation :
    We take care about all your food necessity and washing machine, homestuff.
    During the week : we going to sharing work but also going out, eat together, have activities, playing game, learn language, make food specialities, do some sports.....
    Because we are different flatmate we have also some special "DAYS OFF" : that mind we have some days when the workaway(s) eat together and we eat together and also have some days, when we are alone in our house.
    But no woory, its not about you, but for us, if we want to have personal moment some days in the years.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    I have a train staion at 25min driving.
    We can lets you here and take back. If you want to travels.
    We go to the city for shopping in the city call "Ales".
    For free time you can walk in a nature. They have lot of randonneers parcour.
    We can play tennis, football, volley, petanque, FIFA, movie night....
    Go or make party, skiing, play cards.
    All what you want to do.

  • 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

  • Space for parking camper vans

    Space for parking camper vans

    We have a flat place with shadow just down the main house. Your welcome to stay here. We give it to you all the necessities about food and toilets paper! You can live with us all the time, and sleep in your campervan if you prefer.

  • 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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