Homestays, Volunteering & Working Holidays in Nova Scotia, Canada

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Nova Scotia


  • Country: Canada
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We are a small homesteading farm in beautiful South West Nova Scotia. We are in the Acadian region of Nova Scotia. Lisa works full time, while Dave is off work with an injury. We now are raising chickens and vegetables. We have 3 cats and 2 ......

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My name is Ume, my partner is Augie, we have four sons, Rye, Sal, Ash and Aro. Our home, the "Jungalo", is part of a Farm, in Tatamagouche, Nova Scotia, Canada, an Intentional Community Land-Trust of two other couples and their children: Keir and ......

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We are currently seeking help for September and October 2020. We are looking for motivated individuals who want to participate in the building of a new farm and gathering place and who are interested in learning about off-grid living, unlearning, ......

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Greetings Work Awayers of the World ! My name is Erich . I have recently moved back to Gaspereau, Nova Scotia to be closer to my family and long time friends, and to start a Cooperative Art Farm Ecology homested action center on a newly mortgaged ......

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Hi, Located in a beautiful area very close to Blue Beach for rock and fossil hunting , swimming in the ocean or in our lake with a rope swing, there is lots of fun to be had and with beautiful sunsets, star gazing, playing basket ball, frisbee, ......

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Hi! I'm Matthew. I'm involved in my families real estate/ hospitality businesses on the east coast of Nova Scotia. I grew up in Halifax and have studied business in Canada and Sweden. I love to travel, learn new things and meet new people. The ......

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Hi! I'm Jen..a fun and friendly female living in a rustic and almost 200yr old gold miner's cottage in the gorgeous village of Waverley, about 20 minutes outside Halifax. I only work about 15hrs / week these days doing a variety of things I love. ......

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Hi, my name is Jeff. I have lived on Cape Breton Island most of my life. I have a small property on the outer edge of the national park at Pleasant Bay, halfway around the Cabot Trail in the Cape Breton Highlands. Looking for someone who would be ......

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Our farm started in 2013 to help my veteran husband deal with his service related PTSD. Since then we have grown the farm from 2 horses to 5 horses, 3 donkeys, 1 mule, and 43 goats. The initial purpose of our farm was for therapy, and it still is; ......

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We live near Lunenburg, Nova Scotia (UNESCO World Heritage Site) in a community called Feltzen South. Our Home is situated at the end of a sandy beach on Lunenburg Bay with a view of Lunenburg. We run a seasonal B & B with an online rental platform. ......

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We are an enthusiastic couple starting a small farm in Musquodoboit Harbour, NS with our baby Husky Luna.We spent this past summer building a barn and raising some animals. This summer we plan to continue raising animals and adding to our farm. We ......

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Namaste! Thank you for stopping by. :-) I hope you will join me on my journey for a month, 2 months, or long-term. **The province of Nova Scotia has implemented rigorous restrictions to control the spread of covid 19. If you are outside of the ......

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We are Gwen and Rocky. We have a couple of spare rooms and love meeting new people. We sometimes use our space for rental but the tourist season is short here and then COVID-19 happened. Because we're pretty new to homesteading and both work ......

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We are a burgeoning collective farm and community in Maple Grove, NS (the unseated land of the Mi'kmaq) . We are (right now) four couples, one baby, two dogs, two dozen chickens (and a growing number of ground hogs:) trying to live together and ......

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Hi everyone, **We welcome anyone that loves to be around people** We have recently bought an award winning backpackers hostel overlooking the beautiful Bras d'Or Lakes of Cape Breton Island, Nova Scotia. We are surrounded by trees, fresh air and ......

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*Note: Due to covid-19 and our commitment to following current public health directives, we are only able to welcome volunteers living in the Atlantic provinces, or those who are already in the region and have successfully completed the mandatory 14 ......

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We are now accepting workaway interest for the season! June-October, variable lengths of stay. We welcome your interest, read on for our farm's description! Our Farm is small family farm tucked away on a dead-end gravel road on the South Shore of ......

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My name is Bridget and my husband is Kirk. We're originally from the UK and moved to Nova Scotia in 2007, instantly falling in love with the place. We settled in the beautiful Annapolis Valley with our two beautiful daughters and two crazy dogs. We ......

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JUNE, 2020 PLEASE NOTE, with the current travel and self-isolation restrictions governing Nova Scotia and Canada at large, it will not be practical to volunteer on our farm unless you are already currently in Nova Scotia. We have a 130 acre family ......

  • Country: Canada
Our names are Michael and Leslie and our home is on a farm located in Cape Breton, Nova Scotia. We are quite central between the towns of Whycocomagh, Inverness and Southwest Margaree, all 20-30 min drive away. We moved here the start of 2018 with ......


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