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Darwin
All Year: Yes
Area (ha): 2
Persons: 1 or 3
Category: Other
Host ID: 21738
Region: Northern Territory

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Last Updated: August 27, 2017

CHEAP AND BRILLIANT PLACE TO STAY..
But you Must be prepare to help, contribute or pay rent. ( No free-loaders.)

PLS READ OUR ADD CAREFULLY THEN RING ME TO SPEAK WHEN YOU ARE ACTUALLY IN DARWIN. 0490716060.
Or email me and if I am not in Australia I can send you details).

-COME AND ENJOY AN AUTHENTIC COMMUNE EXPERIENCE IN A BIG "TROPPO" ARCHITECTURALLY DESIGNED HOME ON AN ACRE OF RAINFOREST RIGHT IN TOWN.
-WE HAVE A POOL, SPA PLUS FIRE PLACE FOR ENTERTAINING.
-33 ORCHARD ROAD, COCONUT GROVE, DARWIN. NT. AUSTRALIA.

-CHEAP AND BRILLIANT PLACE TO STAY AND Some times a helper IS NEEDED a few days per week for cleaning and gardening, painting etc.
2HRS WORK WILL EQUAL A FREE DAY OF RENT.
-MEANWHILE, WE CAN OFFER A BED IN A SHARE ROOM FOR $150 PER WEEK, OR ON A VERANDA or a spare room depending on availability FOR $25 PER NIGHT OR IN THE DRY, A BED IN TENT IN THE JUNGLE FOR $20 PER NIGHT PER PERSON. MINIMUM OF 3 NIGHTS.
private room for $230/wk if available. One week of bond.
-In any case all the people here have paid work and can help to find you paid job in the city.

(-Smoke and drug free household.
Use alcohol responsibly.)
QUIET AND RESPECTFUL PEOPLE, SINCE OUR RESIDENTS WORK AND OURS IS AN EXCLUSIVE SUBURB.
-(MUST BE CAPABLE OF CLEANING UP AFTER YOURSELF AND KEEPING THE KITCHEN AND SEATING AREAS TIDY.)
-NOT A PARTY HOUSE.
-NO ELECTRONIC MUSIC THANKS.
BUT MUSICIANS WELCOME TO COME AND PLAY AROUND THE FIRE AT NIGHT IN THE TRUE SPIRIT OF THE COMMUNE.
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BUDDAH'S COMMUNE HAS BEEN RUNNING FOR MORE almost 25 YEARS ON AN ACRE OF LAND IN THE MIDDLE OF DARWIN.

WE ENJOY THE COMPANY OF PEOPLE FROM ALL AROUND THE WORLD.

-SWIM IN OUR POOL AND SPA.
- IN THE DRY SEASON ENJOY THE OPEN FIREPLACE TO SIT AROUND TELLING STORIES AND PLAYING GUITAR.
(WE HAVE SEVERAL ARTISTS IN RESIDENCE WHO PUT ON GREAT CONCERT. WE ALSO HAVE MANY GREAT DINNERS AND THEME PARTIES TO KEEP US ALL LAUGHING AND WELL FED.
WE HAVE A FOOD CO-OPERATIVE AND PEOPLE TAKE IT IN TURNS TO BUY FOOD AND TO COOK AND THOSE WHO EAT PUT IN A CONTRIBUTION.

OURS IS A RURAL RETREAT WITH THE ADVANTAGE OF BEING ONLY MINUTES FROM SHOPPING CENTERS, HOTELS, RESTAURANTS AND THE BEACH.

WE HAVE A LOT OF WILDLIFE HERE. POSSUMS ROAM THE TREES. WE HAVE GREEN TREE FROGS IN ABUNDANCE, OLIVE AND CARPET PYTHONS AND RARE RAINBOW PITTA BIRDS, COCHOLD PHEASANTS, DRONGOS AND OWLS TO NAME ONLY A FEW OF THE SPECIES WHICH VISIT OUR GARDEN.

FROM THE BACK OF THE GARDEN YOU CAN STROLL ALONG THE TIDAL CREEK TO THE MANGROVES AND DOWN TO THE BAY.

THE HOUSE IS ABOUT 15-20 MINUTES FROM THE HEART OF DARWIN, AND ONLY 10 MINUTES FROM THE AIRPORT SO THE TAXI TRIP IS CHEAP.
THE NO 4. BUS FROM THE CITY RUNS RIGHT PAST THE END OF ORCHARD ROAD.
-DARWIN IS A SMALL CITY AND QUITE FLAT SO IS A BIKE RIDING PARADISE.


I AM AN ANTHROPOLOGIST, WORLD TRAVELLER AND LONG TERM RESIDENT OF THE NORTHERN TERRITORY SO CAN ORIENT YOU AND TELL YOU LOTS OF STORIES, SOME OF WHICH WILL MAKE YOUR HAIR STAND ON END.

MY FIRST PUBLICATION "EDGE OF THE DREAMING: AN AUSTRALIAN MEMOIR" http://www.amazon.com/Edge-Dreaming-Dr-Suzy-Kruhse-Mountburton/dp/1492910422/ref=sr_1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1381425973&sr=1-1&keywords=edge+of+the+dreaming+an+australian+memoirIS AVAILABLE ON LINE AND I AM HAPPY TO READ YOU BITS AND PIECES. I ALSO ENJOYING THE PROCESS OF STARTING A NEW WRITER ON THE PATH TO PUBLICATION AND AM HAPPY TO SPEND TIME ONE ON ONE WITH ASPIRING WRITERS AND POETS.

YOU WILL FIND OUR PLACE AT ORCHARD ROAD A HOME AWAY FROM HOME. WE SOMETIMES TAKE PEOPLE WHO HELP OUT IN RETURN FOR A BED, BUT USUALLY END UP TAKING A ROOM AND FALLING IN LOVE WITH THE PLACE.

SOME PEOPLE STAY ONLY A NIGHT OR TWO BUT COME BACK YEARS LATER AND SEND EMAILS FROM ALL OVER THE GLOBE TO UPDATE US OF THEIR ADVENTURES. OTHERS STAY FOR 3 YEARS OR SO AND FIND THEIR TRUE LOVES AT OUR PLACE..
WELCOME TO LUNA, SHE WAS BORN APRIL 2015 IN MILAN BUT CONCEIVED AT OUR PLACE. CONGRATULATIONS TO PROUD PARENTS. SHE IS THE THIRD OF THE JUNGLE CHILDREN THAT WE KNOW OF.

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