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Hostel with 36 beds

  • Marker details
  • DescriptionHostel with 36 beds, most guests are activity groups, cycling, motorbikes, bushwalkers, schools, celebrations, live-in workshops for corporate training, cooking, music etc. & passing travellers of all nationalities, the Lodge has a large fully-equipped kitchen for self-cooking by the guests.
  • LocationAustralia, Victoria, East Gippsland Shire, Buchan

  • Work
  • Type of work Help is required with firewood, garden renovation, general maintenance & repair, fire season prep. cleaning, interacting with guests & locals, having fun & exploring the area, work time is very flexible, with no early starts.
  • Hours per day About 4-5hrs a day, 5 days, just so what needs to be done gets done & without stress.
  • Work requirements: Be willing to do the tasks at hand and keep a happy face.
  • Host's preferences
  • Availability: All year around.
  • Duration of stay: Minimum 1 week preferred.
  • Maximum number of helpers: 2
  • Last minute requests: Okay
  • Host
  • Languages:English
  • Has pets? No information provided.
  • Smokes at home? No
  • Accommodation: All food is supplied, we cook & eat together & eat well whatever your tastes, a good place to explore your cooking skills. The lodge is pine-log & pine-lined thru-out, you will be accommodated in a large bedroom, NBN wi-fi access.
  • Additional info
  • To get here from Melbourne you need to catch the V-LINE train
    (1800800007) to Bairnsdale then bus to Buchan (Wed.& FRI.only) or I pick you up from the train by arrangement, as it is 75 klm away, but I go there for major shopping.