Handyperson for adventurous wood projects

The Exchange

Our place is a permaculture family homestead on the top of a hill in inland Croatia. We live a simple, healthy, holistic lifestyle as practical realists. Peter and Gavin are building a fantastic gypsy wagon for guests, so that we will attract the right kind of (adventurous, nature loving) tourists. They would love to get your help with that! So if you are handy, know your way around with wood and tools, please contact us.


25 hours of help per week

Arts: Help with painting, graffiti, sculpting or drawing.

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.

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

Lunch: You are entitled to a free lunch, every day of your stay.

Dinner: You are entitled to a free dinner, every day of your stay.

Free Laundry: You can use our laundry room freely.

Free Tours: We’ll take you on tours and rides around town. For free!

Free Hiking Tours: We’ll take you on excursions and hikes around town. For free!

Get free drinks or beverages.: Drink up! Get free and tasty drinks for yourself.

Pick Up: We will pick you up when you arrive, and take you to our property.

Holistic Therapies: You can take part in any of our therapeutic activities for free.

Permaculture Course: Take part in our Permaculture course for free.

Use our equipped kitchen: Feel free to use our kitchen and make your own delicious food.


Intermediate English or Intermediate Dutch

Between 18 and 80 years old

Accepts solo applications and also couples and pairs

What's not included

Flights, Travel Insurance, Internal Transportation and Visa

Program Details

If you are good with wood, you can work with Peter on some nice construction projects like making a gypsy wagon or a glamping tent. Everything from joinery to fancy detailing.
Please tell us about your skills, the tools you are used to and what you made before.

Activities & Shift

We will provide you with 3 organic, colorful & delicious meals a day.


We expect you to be a responsible person with an adult attitude. You keep your caravan or room clean and you keep the work spaces organised.
We provide you with healthy, organic, colorful food from our land. There is always a vegetarian option, but if you eat vegan please don't apply.