Help out in our project of sustainable design based on permaculture and agroecology in southern Araucania, Chile.



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    We are a project of sustainable settlement design based on permaculture and agroecology. We are a couple with a child, some neighbors in the same orientation , and many friends and volunteers who contribute their ideas and forces the realization of dreams. We are located 15 kilometers from Loncoche and Villarrica 30 , in southern Araucania, Chile. There are three hectares of areas suitable for cultivation and a beautiful forest. We practice green building , natural beekeeping and organic agriculture. As we are in the early stages , the infrastructure is still rudimentary .

    Tenemos es un proyecto de asentamiento sostenible en base al diseño en permacultura y agroecología. Somos una pareja, un niño pequeño, unos vecinos con la misma orientación, y muchos amigos y voluntarios que aportan con sus ideas y fuerza la concreción de los sueños. Estamos ubicados a 15 kilómetros de Loncoche y 30 de Villarrica, en el sur de la Araucanía, Chile. Son tres hectáreas con sectores aptos para cultivo y un hermoso bosque nativo. Practicamos la bioconstrucción, apicultura natural y agricultura orgánica. Como estamos en etapas iniciales, las condiciones de infraestructura aún son rudimentarias.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    DIY and building projects
    Farmstay help
    Help with Eco Projects
    Animal Care

  • Projects involving children

    Projects involving children

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

  • 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
  • Help


    Depending on what each seeks to learn , jobs are natural beekeeping, preparation of bio-fertilizers , natural construction, agriculture ( raspberry , soil preparation ) and all involved in community life.

    Dependiendo de lo que cada uno busque aprender, los trabajos son en apicultura natural, preparación de biofertilizantes, construcción natural, agricultura (cultivo de frambuesa, preparación de suelos) y todo lo que conlleva la vida comunitaria.

  • Languages spoken

    Spanish: Fluent

  • Accommodation


    Overnight camping . A shower, a communal kitchen and composting toilets .

    Alojamiento en camping. Hay ducha, cocina comunitaria y baños secos.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    In this region there are many projects and similar initiatives with which can link , it is also an area of ​​great beauty with many places to visit (lakes, mountains, national parks )

    En esta región existen muchos proyectos e iniciativas similares con los que podemos enlazar, es también una zona de gran belleza con muchísimos sitios que visitar (lagos, montañas, parques nacionales)

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    A little more information

    • Internet access

    • Limited internet access

      Limited internet access

    • We have pets

    • We are smokers

    • Can host families

  • 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

Host ref number: 974553466958