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Organic goat dairy and farm

World, Oceania, Australia, Learmonth

OFFER YOUR HELP

Travel dates

14°C, 08:50

About the workproject

We need 3 volunteers

We are a small ( 120) acre organic farm specialising in dairy goats and rarer breeds of animals - Shropshire, Blackfaced Suffolk and Coopworth sheep, Dexter cattle, Sicilian donkeys, Aylesbury ducks , Scots Grey and Dorking hens . We live just outside Ballarat in a large old stone house and have a lot of visitors to the farm. We also run a tourist business in the warmer months .Cremona Hillside Farm is also on Facebook

About the host

Kate (65)

Host since

2018

Languages

German, English, French

Last seen online

4 Months ago

We are an older couple -65 and 72 years old who are very very experienced hosts. We have had all sorts of helpers on the farm over the years and generally have had wonderful experiences.
Alex has cancer in Stage 4- which is currently managed. Kate is not a s fit and has had multiple surgeries on her legs and arms. We both still work extremely hard and love life . We see our children and grandchildren regularly because some of them live nearby . We do not leave the farm much, but have a large number of visitors and friends who just drop in. We are also invloved with the local community in a number of ways.

Project dates

Open for offers, contact us


Work to be done

  • gardening
  • construction
  • farming
  • maintenance tasks
  • eco projects

Expected workhours

  • 5 hours a day
  • 5 days a week

Work exchange deal

  • private room

We have a big house and all helpers have their own private rooms

  • shared meals

We always eat together as a family and do not need help with cooking. We grow a great deal of what we eat and do not cater for vegetarians.

  • no money is involved