Permaculture farm and bush retreat near Raglan, New Zealand

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Nova Zelândia

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    Última atividade

    17/08/2022

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    Taxa de resposta

    100.0 %

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    Tempo médio de resposta:

    dentro 3 dias

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    Good Host
 
  2022 

 Hospedagem min. solicitada: mínimo 2 semanas

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  • Descrição

    Descrição

    Kia ora,

    This is an off grid bush retreat/permaculture farm situated in Pakoka Scenic Reserve, looking over beautiful Aotea Harbour. It is run by Dan and Merve. Our vision is to create a space of creativity, sustainability and Love. We are interested in many areas including art, building, permaculture, sports, music, science, bushcraft, yoga, self improvement and more. We always look forward to share and learn any ideas of alternative thinking, curiosity, creativity , knowledge and experiences.

    GETTING TO KNOW US:

    Dan is a multi-skilled and innovative technologist. He worked as an engineer and electrician before becoming full time in our land. He knows a lot about sustainability, electricity, building, plumbing, solar power... He is a natural at problem solving and creating solutions. He enjoys spending time with our animals, surfing, outdoors, dancing and music.

    Merve is a scientist by trade, now working as Permaculture Educator/Designer. She also trained by local Maori on indigenous connection to land and growing food. She loves experimenting and learning. She has vast knowledge on Food forest designing, preserving, fermenting, Maramataka and Moon Calendar, Herbs and invisible structures. She enjoys hiking, outdoors, sewing and creative work i.e making crafts, art..


    OUR LAND:

    Our land is settled amongst native trees of a Scenic Reserve. We are located 25 minutes *Out* of Raglan . We have multiple spaces to enjoy and explore.

    ☆ INDOORS ☆

    CASA - Main house
    Kitchen (fully equipped), Fire place, instruments, board games

    MAHANA
    • Open space with couches to chill, read, make music, yoga etc
    • Instruments

    SANAT - Create & Flow
    • Creative space for artistic expression
    • Drawing table, paints & brushes
    • Pottery Wheel
    • Art display
    ____

    ☆ OUTDOORS ☆

    • Gardens
    • Orchard/Food forest
    • Beeyard
    • Farm animals (Goats, Chickens, bunnies)
    • Loop Track - Pakoka Reserve
    (Native bush & Swim spot)
    • Trampoline & Slackline

    FACILITIES
    • BBQ
    • Gas califont shower
    • Composting toilets
    • Solar power for our lights and to charge our
    phones


    WHAT WE OFFER:

    We offer a full immersion on Permaculture Living, applying these principles to our Land and our lives to design a better life for all. There is a lot of practical skill and knowledge you will gain during your stay including but not limited to energy systems, forest gardening, off-grid designs, preserving food, building, food forest design and maintenance, building garden beds... This is an experience of dipping your toes into a new world where a different way of living is possible. It is a great opportunity for those that want to experience land living.

    You will also have access to our library of permaculture, gardening, and health books as well as other resources such as paints, tools and instruments during your stay should you want to use them.

    With the knowledge you gained living with us, it's possible to start your own project or simply become more aware. We suggest staying longer to maximize your experience and learning.

    WHAT WE ARE LOOKING:

    We have many projects going on. We are looking for someone who is passionate about nature, creativity, Permaculture, and personal growth. Someone that is physically fit and have self discipline. Who also is ready to immerse themselves fully in all areas of what it takes to run a permaculture farm. We can customize this for you to enhance your experience. Please be clear on what you are capable of and what you would like to learn. (See below for details about it)

    LOCATION:
    Aotea Harbour, Raglan, New Zealand
    (25min from Raglan town, 50 min from Hamilton CBD and 40 min to Kawhia).

    DURATION:
    2 week initial trial period
    4-6 week total internship following a mutually successful trial period

    HOURS:
    4 hours/ day
    5 days a week

    DIET:
    We grow, trade, forage and hunt a majority of our food. Although we eat mainly vegetarian, we enjoy homegrown or hunted meat occasionally. We also milk our goats when we can.

    ADDITIONAL INFO:

    Please read all carefully before writing to us just so you have a good understanding of what you are going into, if you have any questions please ask as we are very open people.

    We can arrange pick up from Raglan.

    We would like all Workaways to arrive on Sunday (no later than 3pm) as then we have the whole weekend to connect with each other, show them around the Paradise and to learn the ropes.

    We are detailed people and always go for our best, we have passion for what we do and we are loving people.

    One vibe, One tribe

    Please when mailing us please use (CASA) as the “subject” this is to assure us that you have read everything.

    Thank you for reading, we really appreciate this.

  • Tipos de ajuda e oportunidades de aprendizado

    Tipos de ajuda e oportunidades de aprendizado

    Projetos artísticos
    Ajuda em projetos ambientais
    Ensino
    Jardinagem
    Projetos de construção/faça você mesmo
    Cuidar de animais
    Ajuda em fazenda
    Criar/cozinhar refeições caseiras
    Ajuda a cuidar da casa
    Manutenção geral

  • Objetivos de sustentabilidade da ONU que este anfitrião quer atingir

    Objetivos de sustentabilidade da ONU que este anfitrião quer atingir

    Objetivos da ONU
    Erradicar a pobreza
    Erradicar a fome
    Saúde de qualidade
    Educação de qualidade
    Igualdade de género
    Água potável e saneamento
    Energias renováveis e acessíveis
    Trabalho digno e crescimento económico
    Indústria, inovação e infraestruturas
    Reduzir as desigualdades
    Cidades e comunidades sustentáveis
    Produção e consumo sustentáveis
    Ação climática
    Proteger a vida marinha
    Proteger a vida terrestre
    Paz, justiça et instituições eficazes
    Parcerias para a implementação dos objetivos
  • Oportunidades de intercâmbio cultural e aprendizado

    Oportunidades de intercâmbio cultural e aprendizado

    So many benefits, such an amazing place to be. Learning here is endless.

    There are a list of activities that are here.

    •Animal communication/integration
    •Arts and crafts
    •Bush walk
    •Bush craft/ wood carving
    •Ecosystems/guilds
    •Permaculture
    •Outdoor sports
    •Food forests
    •Healing zone (Meditation)
    •Learning about sustainability
    •Preserving food
    •Playing/Learning instruments
    •Renewable energy and solar energy
    •Slack line ( balancing )
    •Survival skills
    •Surfing (Beginner's and advanced)
    •Swimming (Jump-rock)
    •Water systems

    Around you can visit:

    •Raglan (Surfer's heaven)

    •Karioi Area for walking and tramping (Kariori is an extinct volcano and offers spectecular west coast views from the summit)

    •Ruapuke beaches and Pirongia Forest Park

    •Kawhia (a small town with a hot water beach and a gorge to visit)

  • Ajuda

    Ajuda

    Our farm is highly dynamic as it operates a wide range of permaculture systems, research projects, infrastructure expansion and also new land regeneration projects.

    We are looking for someone who is passionate about nature, creativity, Permaculture, and personal growth. Who also is ready to immerse themselves fully in all areas of what it takes to run a permaculture farm. This will include tasks such as food forest management, digging, building /with clay, compost making, transplanting, building terraces, installing food forests, making firewood, weeding and planting as well as joining in for cooking and cleaning. Depending on your interests and previous experience we can also provide individual projects.

    You will also have access to our library of permaculture, gardening, and health books as well as other resources such as paints, tools and instruments during your stay should you want to use them.

    For these types of help, the individual must have these personal skills.

    •Attention to detail
    •Positivity and motivation
    •Clean and tidy
    •Kind and respectful
    •Selfsufficient
    •Fun !!

    If you feel you have want it takes, we would love to meet you and have you a part of the team.

  • Idiomas

    Idiomas
    Inglês: Fluente

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  • Acomodação

    Acomodação

    We have a private room and plenty of space to be.. If we are full, we can still accept volunteers with their own accommodation (tent, van, campervan)

    We will provide food.

  • Algo mais...

    Algo mais...

    Raglan is close by which is a very good surfing place. We also have many activities to do as well including bush walks, creative spaces...

    Thank you for reading, we really appreciate this.

    We looking forward to meeting you and look forward to the good times ahead.

    One vibe, One tribe

  • Mais alguns detalhes

    Mais alguns detalhes

    • Acesso à internet

    • Acesso à internet limitado

      Acesso à internet limitado

    • Temos mascotes

    • Somos fumantes

    • Pode hospedar famílias

  • Espaço para estacionar campervans

    Espaço para estacionar campervans

    Este anfitrião pode fornecer espaço para vans.

  • Quantos Workawayers pode acomodar?

    Quantos Workawayers pode acomodar?

    Mais de 2

  • ...

    Horas previstas

    Maximum 3-4 hours a day, 5 days a week

Essas classificações são opcionais e foram dadas junto com os comentários dos membros.A classificação média deixada por cada opção é exibida.

Precisão do perfil: (4.8)

Intercâmbio cultural: (4.8)

Comunicação: (4.8)








Nº de ref. de anfitrião: 633499226697