The position has started and applications are not being accepted at this point in time.
Sitter is required to care for our hobby farm:
20 chickens including a couple roosters (friendly)
Tropical style garden (irrigated but requires some changing of valves)
Irrigation of the garden
3-bedroom 1 bathroom semi-elevated house
Morning rounds take 15 mins for 1 person
Evening rounds take about 15 mins for 1 person.
Written instructions will be left to cover all animal and garden care requirements.
We are looking for a sitter(s) that understand our animals are of high importance and need to be cared for with respect to their well-being. We are looking for someone who will feel comfortable with the responsibility of caring for our little hobby farm while we enjoy a break.
The house has:
Fans and air-con in each room
Wireless NBN (good enough to watch Netflix)
Back-up generator, just in case there is a power outage (not likely in May)
Day trips to Litchfield NP
Day trips to Adelaide River
Day trips to Douglas Daly region
5 mins to Territory Wildlife Park
5 mins drive to Berry Springs nature park (natural spring)
7 min drive to local shops & tavern (great meals)
40 min drive to Darwin
We do get Coles/Woolworths deliveries as an option
20 mins to Coolalinga (Coles/Woolworths & specialty shops)
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