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Traditional Wooden Boatbuilding

World, Europe, France, Nantes



Travel dates

27°C, 06:22

About the workproject

We need 1 volunteer

We live in W France, English Speaking. We have a project building a 9.6m traditional sailing boat. We could offer accommodation in return for return for assistance, woodwork & painting. I am a semi retired proffesional.

About the host

Mike (80)

Host since



English, French

Last seen online

more than 6 month ago

Married, 2 grown children, 1 grandson. I work part time on projects in Indonesia as a naval architect. I want to pass on some of my skills to a younger generation.

Project dates

Open for offers, contact us

Work to be done

  • construction
  • language practice
  • boat handlers

Expected workhours

  • 5 hours a day
  • 5 days a week

Work exchange deal

  • private room

Private room in HLM appartement

  • shared meals

Provide lunch on working days + breakfast. Share in preparation of other meals, washing up ect.

  • no money is involved

We will provide a public transport ticket.