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Farm Hand - Paid Position - Free Accomodation - Volunteer Positions Available For People With No Exp

Southern Sky Farms Coombadjha, New South Wales

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Job Description

We are an organic focused off grid self sufficient farm at the base of the Gibraltar Ranges, running cattle on 5000 acres of lush green mountain pastures. We are currently growing Australia’s largest crop of organic Turmeric. We are currently planting organic apple, citrus, avocado and mangoes orchards. We have a communal veggie garden and beautiful horses and farm lands for exploring and enjoying.
We are also building containers into cabins to add to our facilities.
We have first class facilities for all guests and staff, with a large amenity block and cabins and caravans for accomodation. We have a Large communal deck and a huge communal kitchen.
Our farm runs along kilometres of natural creeks fed by hundreds of fresh pure water springs that leads into the mighty man river. The house and accomodation facilities are fed by these water springs.

We are a family owned and operated farm with Christian roots.

We are looking for experienced Farm hands Who have used tractors and excavators.
We are also looking for non experienced Backpackers who can volunteer and gain experience.

Experienced paid staff receive 20$ per hour casual basis and free accomodation. 40 hrs minimum required. Pay rate is based on accomodation being free.

Volunteer staff receive free accomodation and food. Working 30 hours per week over 4days only.

Duties:
1. Planting our organic orchards, citrus, avocados, mangoes, pecans and so on.
Including irrigation systems.

2, Farm maintenance- Odd jobs around the farm such as fencing and tractor work, feeding animals and attending to horses.

3. We have a large communal garden that is also part of the volunteer program.

4. Building shipping containers into cabins. When available. (Only experienced construction workers participate in the cabin building projects)

Come and spend some time on our farm and experience the country paradise that Australia has to offer.
Learn new skills and help us become a stronger off grid organic farm.

Volunteer work can lead to employment if workers show strong work ethic and commitment.

Every 3 months we rotate 2 employees and offer work to backpackers wanted to obtain there 88days work. This can be discussed with managment.

The current available positions are:
2 x paid positions. Experience only.

4x volunteer positions.


Regards
Clive
Farm manager.

Postcode: 2460 (Coombadjha, New South Wales)

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Southern Sky Farms

Member since: July 2020

Description:
We are an organic focused farm at the base of the Gibraltar Ranges, running cattle on lush green mountain pastures.
We are currently growing Australia’s largest crop of organic Turmeric. We are currently planting organic apple, citrus, avocado and mangoes orchards. We have a communal veggie garden and beautiful horses and farm lands for exploring and enjoying.
We are also building containers into cabins to add to our facilities.
We have first class facilities for all guests and staff, with a large amenity block and cabins and caravans for accomodation. We have a Large communal deck and a huge communal kitchen.
Our farm runs along kilometres of natural creeks fed by hundreds of fresh pure water springs that leads into the mighty man river.

Industry:
Farming, Animals & Conservation