Ellison Homestead

We’re on a mis­sion to live a more sim­ple and sus­tain­able life whilst serv­ing some of the world’s deep­est needs.

We met vol­un­teer­ing on a kib­butz in Israel in 2011. Since then we’ve fol­lowed our pas­sion to help make the world a bet­ter place. From start­ing grass­roots re­cy­cling ini­tia­tives in Egypt to de­sign­ing and build­ing class­rooms for chil­dren with spe­cial needs in India, we’ve been blessed with a life worth liv­ing and want to help pro­vide oth­ers with the same.

When Sophie caught Typhoid in India it be­gan a three-year jour­ney of chronic ill­ness. After see­ing dozens of tra­di­tional doc­tors, be­ing pre­scribed sev­eral courses of an­tibi­otics—her health just kept get­ting worse and we de­ter­mined to find an­other way…

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Food As Medicine

A ther­a­peu­tic re­treat for peo­ple with MS and other auto­im­mune con­di­tions who want to in­vest in their health and qual­ity of life through spe­cialised nu­tri­tion and re­ha­bil­i­ta­tion.

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photo of a paleo meal at Ellison Homestead

Place of Refuge

A re­treat for asy­lum seek­ers and their sup­port work­ers who want to live and work on a coun­try­side small­hold­ing whilst liv­ing in com­mu­nity.

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photo of a paleo meal at Ellison Homestead

Homestead Projects


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