This homestead is a lovely property located in rural welcome bay, the land is a mix of orchard, garden & native reserve with a creek running through the centre, we are a family of 3 with a 2year old boy, 2 friendly dogs labrador and border collie & 8 laying chickens. We are passionate about growing our own food for our own consumption, adventure & music, we live 5 minutes drive from kiate waterfalls reserve & 15 minute from papamoa beach, we have a variety of over 100 fruit trees ranging from hass & reed avocados, citrus, feijoa, plums peaches and many more.
Bricolage et projets de construction
S’occuper des animaux
Baby-sitting et jeux créatifs
Cuisine/repas pour la famille
Aide à la maison
We will guide you with the work there is a wide variety of skills and experiences to learn from us here at our homestead, Samer the Dad of the family is a talented builder, gardener & all round handy man so working with him you are sure to pick up a variety of tips & tricks in these fields, Alice the mamma of the house is a talented vegetarian cook, gardening hobbiest, creative play teacher, musician & bubbly character who is keen to share her knowledge in these fields we love co creation with projects and living in a harmonious community space.
Ce projet peut impliquer des enfants. Pour en savoir plus, consultez nos directives et conseils ici.
We are seeking a volunteer or volunteering couple to help with a variety of tasks around the land & home ranging from building projects, this could be helping samer finish the shed or earth works on an area of the land we are transforming into a reserve space, gardening tasks such as weeding, raising seedlings, watering vegetables, compost & mulch around fruit trees, pruning, picking fruit, cutting grass on ride on lawn mover or hand mover, household work normal duties such as cooking a meal once per week, vacuum or general cleaning ( that you would do anyway in your own home) feeding chickens and dogs, creative play/ with our son who is (2years old) his favorite activities that you may do with him include walking exploring adventures around the land or forest, catching little fish in the stream or playing in the sandpit making sand cakes, this is just a list of potential tasks, we are looking for versatile like minded people that love nature, music, gardening, animals (vegetarian) or happy to live a vegetarian lifestyle while living with us, mindful & kind people, if this sounds like you we looking forward to meeting you and sharing time on this wonderful whenua!
Cet hôte propose un échange linguistique
Samer is from brazil and speaks português Alice is a kiwi and speaks english
We have a spare room in the house with a bed double or single wardrobe, bathroom, outdoor washing machine, outdoor spa pool, we have a fire place and also heat pumps in every room so its very cosy.in winter or summer
Best of both worlds, We live very close to stunning natural reserves, forests and also close to town and the nightlife culture, Kiate waterfalls reserve is 5 minutes drive, papamoa hills regional & historic park 10 minutes, papamoa beach & surf school 15 minutes, mount maunganui town cafes &pubs 20 minutes, tauranga city centre 15 minutes, otawa reserve and forest walks (kaimai ranges ) 10 minutes drive
Accès Internet limité
Nous avons des animaux
Nous sommes fumeurs
Plenty of space to park motor home or van and welcome to use house and facilities
Maximum 4-5 hours a day, 5 days a week