Off grid eco homeboats situated on the tidal itchen river. We have hulls for development and some space for short term visitors. We are freegan and regularly visit waitrose for top quality free food. A Community interest company is planned for future development of our community.
land & buildings
land size:6 acres
energy sources:Solar and wind
Mahaba consists of tidal foreshore and mudflats. we have historical ownership rights to 5 on grid housboat moorings at priory rd so17 let and a 4 bedroom house 57 shaftesbury ave so17 1sl. The mahaba fleet is currently mid river and includes 3 uninhabited boats which need repairs. We have use of a public slip way and pontoon mid river.
open to new members:yes
Buy a boat or rent one from current members
Email and arrange a visit
internal sovereign currrency:No
Dunit system planned for adequate recognition of efforts. Will be able to swap for cash at credit union.
required labor contribution:no
shared meals:yes, 1 to 2 times a week
planned food production:60%
We aim to live in a do no harm community.