Geraldine de Burgh-Day

Host Profile

My Property

Property Name

Mingari Lorinna

Business Type

Commercial Farm

Farming methods

Organic

Short Property Description

I have 3 Certified Organic properties in Lorinna. Home is 70 acres (40 cleared) in a beautiful mountain valley, bordering Lake Cethana. Second is 95 acres higher in the valley – magnificent views, cleared & divided into paddocks for grazing cattle & growing hay. I am self-sufficient & produce nearly all I need incl electricity. I have a large veggie garden & orchard & have not shopped in a supermarket for years. We milk our house cows & raise beef cattle using cell grazing. A lawn is grazed by free-range guinea pigs, keep rabbits for love & dinners. We enjoy good food & wine, music, reading & current affairs and live in a large haybale house. Work incl gardening, fieldwork, haymaking, animal care, firewood collection/stacking etc depending on skills & needs. Recreation: bushwalking, swimming, reading & social activities. Accom in WWOOF house across the field from our house, all meals in our house with us. Couples OK. No children. Meals are organic & incl small amounts of meat & dairy. No special diets. Couples welcome. Non-smokers only. Prefer long stays – min stays 1 week. Only genuine WWOOFers, please.

Full Property Description

The properties are located in a very remote picturesque valley in northwest Tasmania with lots of wildlife a large lake and some of the cleanest air in the world.

Organic/Biological methods we use

Fully certified organic for the last 20 years, we are passionate about animal care and handling.

We are totally self-sufficient growing and raising all the food we eat on the property this includes fruit vegetables meet milk cheese etc.

 

Special Conditions

People with carpentry skills or other handy people are very welcome!!!

My Details

The Stay

Can Accommodate

3 WWOOFers

Preferred length of Stay

1-2 weeks, 2-4 weeks

Accommodation

Separate Building

Other options

Non-Smoking, No Children

Meal Procedures

Eat together

Languages spoken

english

Diets we cater for

Meat

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