Get your hands dirty on our lovely Old Ferry Boat

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The Exchange

The priority needed is for versatile people who have experience, ability, and willingness to participate in the trade skills: *️️️️ Construction, plumbing, electric, physical labor *️️️️ General Maintenance; mending, building, cleaning, fixing, painting. HOWEVER, this ship also seeks a most flexible lot — crew of humble and noble heart who find the dignity of cleaning, swabbing, huffing and buffing with a goodly eye & hand for detail.

What you offer

25 hours of help per week

Painting & Decorating: Help with painting or decorating the property facilities.

Handyman: Help with a wide range of repairs or building.

What you get

2 days off per week

Private Room: You will have a bed in a private room. In other words, a room just for you.

Shared Dorm: You will have a bed in a shared room, which means you will share the same room with other travelers.

Breakfast: You are entitled to a free breakfast, every day of your stay.

Bikes at your disposal: You can use our bikes any time you want.


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What's not included

Flights, Travel Insurance, Internal Transportation and Visa

Program Details

We ask that the first two weeks on board is done full time, meaning working with the rest of the crew from morning to evening. This initial period of intense work is to get you trained and used to life on a ferry. But also to get everyone mixed together and feeling close and comfortable both with crew and project. In this period we wish of you you take all the breaks you need. We wish to respect all needs for private and quiet time — also we urge volunteers to take the weekends off during this period. It’s not two weeks of whipping the whip, but two weeks of focus! We always have a lot of fun working, and we more often than not develop close friendships with the volunteers.

During this time we prepare all your meals.

After the two weeks, you’ll be 25 hour a week.

If you are with us for two weeks or less, you’ll be working full time, with weekends off. All meals provided.


- No alcohol allowed onboard, and no drinking on or around the ship.
- No smoking on or around the ship
- No other drugs allowed onboard or around the ship, including marijuana.
- No intoxication of any sort allowed on the ship.

These rules are to ensure safety onboard and to protect the work environment, that it be clear and focused at all times.