Permaculture learning adventure and work exchange

We invite application from motivated, passionate individuals or couples seeking to experience and participate in life on our permaculture lifestyle 'farm' in North Canterbury.

Duration: 1 - 2 weeks

Accommodations: Self contained modified shipping container house with enclosed outdoor kitchen

Bathroom: Private outdoor solar and wood heated shower and composting toilet

Cooking: Wood fire (also for heating and hot water) and gas barbecue. You would be responsible for providing your own food and meal preparation with access to fresh fruit and vegetables from the forest garden.

Exchange: 2 - 3 hours of work combined with educational experiences in the day-to-day activities as well as some dedicated learning activities relevant to the season.


If you are interested in staying for a while and working on the farm then complete the details below and send it through and we will get back to you.

Personal information

Practical skills

Please set your relevant skills and experience

Cooking / food preparation
Lighting a fire
Firewood cutting
Plant identification
Caring for animals

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