Short Property Description
‘Yulunga’ is an eco-arts community in the lush hills of Barkersvale, an hour inland from Byron Bay, near Nimbin & Lismore. Yulunga faces the Border Ranges NP & is surrounded by subtropical rainforests, native animals & amazing birdlife. Our community consists of organic gardens, exotic fruit orchards, musicians, artists, environmental activists & passionate gardeners. Woofing work includes tending gardens, orchards, building & nursery work. You can swim in the local creek after work. We welcome earthy, hardworking & self-motivated people. Accommodation is for 1-3 in our home or in a shack with own outdoor kitchen. Vegetarians and Vegans can be catered for. We usually negotiate length of stays after an initial visit of 2-3 days. We can pick up from Nimbin or possibly arrange pick up from Lismore.
Full Property Description
We are an organic, permaculture, eco-arts community in the lush hills of Northern NSW. We are inland from Byron Bay, near Nimbin and Lismore, facing the Boarder Ranges NP. We are surrounded by sub-tropical rainforest, gorgeous native animals and amazing bird life! We are a small community of about 10 people all with a passion for living on the land in community and interested in music and the arts. We have various organic gardens, exotic fruit orchards and a growing plant nursery.
We are looking for self motivated and passionate helpers.
We are a family, with a 4 year old and 1 year old, who will be hosting you. Accommodation is either in our home or in a nearby studio/shed with outdoor kitchen. We have chooks, veggie gardens, fruit trees, nurseries and lots of beautiful nature and wild life.
Currently we are making new veggie gardens. We are looking for enthusiastic, hard working helpers who like to have fun! Other jobs available are general farm work, gardening, weeding, nursery work, maintenance and other building projects. We are happy to offer projects if you have a specific skill or trade. We welcome any handy people with building or carpentry skills, however not necessary.
If required, we can organise pick ups from Nimbin or Lismore. We are located 20 mins from Nimbin and 50 mins from Lismore.
Thanks, Myvanwy and Bodhi (Jala and Kailani): )
Organic/Biological methods we use
We are are an organic community.
Skills WWOOFers can learn here
Organic practices & techniques, Permaculture design practices & techniques, Gardening, Composting, Propagating, Pruning, Mulching, Using & caring for tools, Building, Fencing, Bread making, Fermenting foods, Preserving & processing food