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Ranch looking for volunteers to help in Witvlei, Namibia

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  • Last activity: 12 Apr 2024



 Min stay requested: 1 month or more



  • Description


    We are a young family of 4. We have 3 dogs a cat, many horses , cattle and lots of game.

    We need help with various projects .

    Help with our two daughters 5 and 3 years of age . Volunteers with experience in childcare necessary.

    Help with training horses . Groundwork and out rides . Volunteers must be experienced horse riders preferably with previous experience in training horses.

    Help with renovating an old farm house as a holiday destination. Handymen and woman welcome:-)

    Help with tractor work ( harvesting and planting) . Please with previous experience.

    Help in our organic garden (planting , pruning, weeding and harvesting) Some experience would be advantageous.

    Our farm gives you a lot of space for great out rides , and hikes with guaranteed game viewing.

    Minimum stay is 1 month or more .

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    DIY and building projects
    Animal Care
    Farmstay help
    Babysitting and creative play
    Creating/ Cooking family meals
    Help around the house
    General Maintenance
    Help with Computers/ Internet
  • UN sustainability goals this host is trying to achieve

    UN sustainability 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

    We are located pretty centrally in Namibia and in case you want to travel Namibia we can give you great local tips to explore our beautiful country , further we are very involved in our young farming community and you will learn a lot about farm live in Namibia .

  • Projects involving children

    Projects involving children

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

  • Help


    We are looking for volunteers to help us with various projects.

  • Languages spoken

    Afrikaans: Fluent
    German: Fluent
    English: Fluent

  • Accommodation


    Own room with bathroom in separate house but close to our farm house. Food will be provided .

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    We located close to the capital of Windhoek and central to Namibia with easy access to mayor roads to visit Etosha , Swakopmund and the South of Namibia.

  • 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

  • Can host digital nomads

    Can host digital nomads

    We have a decent Internet connection.

  • Space for parking camper vans

    Space for parking camper vans

    We have lots of space on our farm.

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    More than two

  • ...

    Hours expected

    5 hours/day, 5 days/week

Host ref number: 947414957176

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Small hostel with a family-like atmosphere in Windhoek, Namibia
We need help with our farm situated in the north east of Namibia in close proximity of the Waterberg Plateau National Park