Permaculture Internships

We are now open for permaculture internships at Keela Yoga Farm where students can follow one of our two programs:

  1. University Internships: Run or work in a program that links back with your course
  2. Permaculture Interships: Work for the farm in a more general asspect

What does being an intern at Keela Yoga Farm mean:

  1. You get to attend a yoga class every day
  2. You will get involved in all aspects of permaculture, food forests, off grid living, natural building and gardening
  3. You will have the opportunity to manage a project on the farm (which will be pre agreed when you apply)
  4. You will spend the mornings working on community tasks where you will get involed in all aspects of permaculture, food forests, off grid living, natural building and gardening
  5. You will spend the afternoons working on your program alone or with other volunteers or residents
  6. Interns pay the same contribution to the farm as volunteers.

Please contact us for more information

Current permaculture interns

Laura Fessler – Keela’s Reforestation Program

Laura Fessler
Laura looking after some trees in our nursery

Laura is Studying International forest ecosystem management at the University for applied science Eberswade Germany. She is running our reforestation at Keela Yoga Farm from Oct 2017 – Feb 2018. during this time she will:

  • Update our vision, mission, goals and plan
  • Plan and plant a wind and fire break to reduce the wind coming into the farm
  • Plan how to reforest the areas of our land that have mimosa and eucalyptus
  • Manage and nurture some of the native forest we already have
  • Promote the planting of trees that stop fires in the wider communities