Starting a self sufficient/permy/homestead/hobby farm!

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Starting a self sufficient/permy/homestead/hobby farm!

Hi All!

I'm a total newbie here. My family and my parents are planning on buying land to start growing our own food, raising goats for milk for drinking making soap/lotions and other animals that will help us make our land the best it can be.
We're all townies, well burbies I guess is more accurate, so this is all new to us, but we're so very excited to get started and find our new home.

We're situated in Victoria and are looking for a property in east gippsland/lakes area. We are currently in the process of getting our home ready for sale and on the market so we can finally get out there and starting seeing places. It feels like it's going to take for ever but I know we'll be mucking barns and walking through mud before we know it.

I'm so glad I found this forum and website as it has heaps of useful information for our journey.

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