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Celebrating WWOOFers Week

Celebrating WWOOFers Week

WWOOFers make it happen! John and Natalie live in Forest Grove W.A. their property has an interesting history, it started as a group settlement location after WWI then a dairy farm, then an organic winery, then the home of a rich doomsday prepper. In 2017 four related...

Learning as a family

Learning as a family

Meet the McKerrow family, WWOOFing from Canada to Australia. The family left British Columbia, Canada, July 2020 to begin their 12 months ‘on road’ journey together. The plan is to drive across Canada, France, Italy, Thailand, and Australia, doing some WWOOFing along...

The gift full of lifetime memories

The gift full of lifetime memories

  The perfect gift for the woman who has everything The perfect gift for the woman looking for change The perfect gift for those ready and a willingness to learn The perfect gift that keeps on giving for a lifetime!   Our 2-year WWOOF Volunteer Membership...

Mothers are Unique, just like WWOOFing  

Mothers are Unique, just like WWOOFing  

Looking for an environmentally friendly gift that keeps on giving?  Give your mum something unique this Mothers Day Or  spoil yourself this year?   u Our 2-year WWOOF Volunteer Membership can be used anytime, anywhere in Australia, so you can't go wrong! Looking for a...

Learn about Sustainable Living through WWOOFing

Learn about Sustainable Living through WWOOFing

No Course Fees Learn from the experts, our hosts available to you, Anytime and Anywhere across Australia Organic practices & techniques, Permaculture design practices & techniques, Biodynamic practices & techniques, Regenerative Agriculture practices &...

Learn how to become a steward of the land, WWOOFing

Learn how to become a steward of the land, WWOOFing

15% off all WWOOF memberships today to celebrate Earth Day, so Join WWOOF today and make Earth Day every day!       WWOOFers/Volunteers have the opportunity gain the following from their WWOOFing experience:   A greater understanding of Organic,...

WWOOF attends OAA ‘Grow Your Knowledge Sessions’

WWOOF attends OAA ‘Grow Your Knowledge Sessions’

Every month the Organic Australian Association (OAA) continues with its fantastic opportunities to learn and share knowledge about a variety of topics on organic food production, gardening, soil and other related subjects. These fun and informative sessions are...

Easter Special 50% OFF 4 Days ONLY

Easter Special 50% OFF 4 Days ONLY

The Benefits of WWOOFing When WWOOFing, the basic agreement is *4-6 hours a day of volunteering, in exchange for three meals a day and a place to sleep. Hosts share their knowledge and WWOOFers can spend time learning and honing practical new skills in a wide array of...

March 2021, still unsure?

March 2021, still unsure?

Easter, School Break and Isolation's lifted, what's holding you back? What is WWOOF? WWOOF is a worldwide movement linking volunteers with organic farmers and growers to promote cultural and educational experiences based on trust and non-monetary exchanges, helping to...

Fertilizer for Free

Fertilizer for Free

Reading through a Grass Roots on the weekend I happened to come across, an ad Rosemary had placed in the Grass Roots Magazine. I love to collect Heirloom Seeds and strongly believe my little growing collection will have an impact on my grandchildren's future one day....

I feel free and young at 48!

I feel free and young at 48!

  WWOOFing around Australia at 48years old. Sharing my experience with the world about WWOOFing around Australia. By Annette B My name is Annette, 48 years old I am originally from SA but now reside in Melbourne Australia. I’ve been renting out my property for...

Never to old to learn- Try WWOOFing

Never to old to learn- Try WWOOFing

You’re never too old to WWOOF, great attitude is all you need. I’m Karin from Germany, 61 years of age and wanted to share my WWOOFing experience with you. In 2009 I travelled the Westcoast of Australia as a WWOOFer, I joined WWOOF because I knew I could travel on a...

WWOOF – The Opportunity to create

WWOOF – The Opportunity to create

Written By WWOOFer Tamara Taylor After the collective trauma of 2020, I dream of adventure. To pack my bags. Burst out of my neighbourhood and travel somewhere other than my own neighbourhood and my local park. But this is the year in which “holiday at home” stands...

WWOOFing,  2nd Year Visa ‘Bushfire Disaster areas ONLY’

WWOOFing, 2nd Year Visa ‘Bushfire Disaster areas ONLY’

On the 17th of February the Federal Government announced an initiative allowing volunteers in Bushfire Disaster areas to qualify for second and third Working Holiday visas. WWOOF Australia has developed a Volunteer Bushfire Relief Form in consultation with Border...

Exploring your own Country, WWOOFing

Exploring your own Country, WWOOFing

Explore Australia and learn about Sustainable Living from our wonderful Hosts right across Australia Not only is it the most eco affordable way to travel with 2 Year volunteer Memberships, you have the choice to purchase a Single membership, or Dual membership and for...

WWOOFing qualifies for 2nd Year Visa, Bushfire effected areas

WWOOFing qualifies for 2nd Year Visa, Bushfire effected areas

Moving forward into 2021, the Bushfires of 2019/2020 scars still remain. We too can speak personally here at the WWOOF Office, both our properties were effected. There is still so much to be done, 13 months on, many are still cleaning up, rebuilding and replanting. We...

Have your plans changed? Try WWOOFing

Have your plans changed? Try WWOOFing

Endika had never been WWOOFing before, he originally came from Spain  to learn about permaculture and self-sufficiency but when he arrived in Australia the pandemic had just started and all the plans he had made came to a halt. After hearing about WWOOFing Endika...

Amazing Hosts

Amazing Hosts

If you want an extended family, genuine, interesting people you can rely on and a wholesome and fulfilling break from all the crazy, then this is the place for you. I've learnt a lot from the Bucheler family, it has been a heartwarming experience that I have shared...

WWOOFers sharing their experience.

WWOOFers sharing their experience.

Andrew and Serena from Melbourne Victoria We have known about WWOOFing for some time now, we were backpacking around South East Asia 5 years ago and we think we heard about it speaking with other backpackers or perhaps picking up a leaflet in a hostel. We are a...

Are you ready for 2021?

Are you ready for 2021?

WWOOF Australia survived this summer’s bushfires, COVID, and government red tape that would have killed most businesses, but the challenges of 2020 have only made WWOOF Australia and its members more resilient and stronger than ever. Following the 2020 Bushfires WWOOF...

WWOOF Australia acknowledges the Traditional owners of the land on which we work. We honour the ongoing cultural & spiritual connections, heritage, customs & beliefs of Aboriginal people & pay respect to Elders past, present and emerging.

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