Volunteers needed at the stunning Eco Tourism Resort on the BC Sunshine Coast ( 14 day Minimum)



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    We are a water-access resort with 10 ocean front platform tents and two 8 person ocean and mountain view alpine cabins.

    All volunteers MUST have Working Holiday Visas which are NOT available in USA

    Our resort is water access only - on 125 acres with 2 km of ocean-front and 4 km of our own forest roads/tracks.

    Close Season Workaway Resort Makeover: 12 September 2016 - 14 April 2017

    This is a unique time of international integration and co-operation - as you will be with a group of up to 8 Volunteers helping us to close down and prepare for the winter storms and get the experimental farm projects closed down . There will be no guest duties and many volunteers to catch up and socialize with each other after a days volunteering. You will all be sharing comfortable world-class wilderness cabins which rent in summer for up to $2000 a night.

    Duties Include - Chopping Firewood , Clearing Trails, Removing Linens. Cleaning Tents, Preparing New Trails, Sharing in Cooking and Cleaning Duties, Taking Photographs and Videos, Updating Social Media , assisting with construction of Tree Houses .

    NOTE - NO SMOKING - NO DRUGS - you are in a wild, stunningly beautiful but potentially dangerous environment - you need to be clear-headed at all times

    We have a successful wildlife programme in place and so NO PETS ALLOWED

  • Type of help

    Type of help

    Cooking / shopping
    General Maintenance
    Help with Eco project
    Animal care
    Art project
    Help with Computers / internet

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Travellers will be meeting 'real canadians' ; loggers, farmers, fishermen, builders plus interactions with our international community of volunteers and guests. All of this will be happening in a stunning wilderness environment, breathing in the freshest air on the planet and paddling in the clearest and nutrient waters of the Pacific Oceans which floods in and out of our beautiful inlet twice a day.

  • Host offers a wage in line with the minimum wage

    Host offers a wage in line with the minimum wage

    This host offers accommodation and payment.

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    Note - Canada Immigration do require our volunteers and their friends/partners have working holiday visas.

    Note; We have zero tolerance to drugs , smoking , racism ,sexism and unreasonable language.

    There is parking on the mainland

  • Languages spoken

    Languages spoken


  • Accommodation


    When we are not open or have no guests you can stay in the luxury 8 person Alpine Cabins.

    You are also encouraged and welcome to build you own camp in your preferred spot within our 124 acres of wilderness.

    We supply food and transport.

    You just need sleeping bag, towels, personal items and bio-degradeable toiletries

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    The resort is water access only, when not helping you can do you own thing at the resort - kayak, canoe, hike, yoga. There is wifi access.

    We would provide transportation into town once a week (by boat) . Closest town is Sechelt ( population 3500) which in the main focus of the beautiful Sunshine Coast and has all the usual amenities - pub/coffee bars/stores/small mall/pool/recreation centre/library/movie theatre/botanical garden.

    Smoking and Drugs is not permitted at the resort.

    We want people who are nature-lovers,inclusive, social, hard working, flexible and positive attitude and happy.

  • 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

    5 hours a day, 5 days a week

Host ref number: 936529489323

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