Jenny and Tony

Host Profile

    My Property

    Property Name

    Mirrabook

    Business Type

    Hobby Farm

    Farming methods

    Organic

    Short Property Description

    We live on a farm/bush property close to the national park. Candelo is a picturesque country village  less than 30 mins drive from the most beautiful tourist attractions including beaches, lakes and only 5 minutes to the National Parks and forests. We grow Australian bush foods, native flowers and eucalyptus in a timber plantation.We are also involved in tree planting for the koala recovery project.

    We have a mud brick home with  great views, bush walking, fishing and swimming nearby. Candelo is also well known for its great live music scene and friendly locals.

    On our property animals include horses, cows, dogs, ducks and chickens and lots of native birds and wildlife.

    The Work Required:

    Work is varied, helping with animals, gardens, orchard, vegetables and selling farm produce, bush food jams & preserves at local markets. Other projects include nursery work, landscaping, painting or even creating interesting garden sculptures.

    Accommodation:

    Excellent accommodation for two (or more) in a separate cabin with a cosy wood heater and own bathroom/kitchen. Shared meals or cook your own if preferred. We love having WWOOFers and have made many lasting friendships. We have even had WWOOFers parents visit us several times.

    Full Property Description

    Things to do in the Sapphire Coast:

    https://www.tripadvisor.com.au/Attractions-g10679028-Activities-Sapphire_Coast_New_South_Wales.html

    How to get here:

    You can catch the V-line train/bus from Melbourne  OR  Countrylink train/bus from Sydney via Canberra OR Premier bus from Sydney via the coast. We can pick you up from Bega or Merimbula so make arrangements prior please.

     

    Skills WWOOFers can learn here

    Organic practices & techniques, Gardening, Composting, Propagating, Pruning, Soil conservation, Mulching, Wild Food Foraging, Worm farming, Animal care, Using & caring for tools, Fencing, Preserving & processing food, Marketing produce

    My Details

    Name

    Jenny and Tony

    Gender

    Couple

    The Stay

    Can Accommodate

    3 WWOOFers

    Preferred length of Stay

    Whatever suits

    Accommodation

    Separate Building

    Meal Procedures

    Eat together, Share some meals, Food provided, cook your own

    Languages spoken

    English

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