Orangutan Conservation in Sarawak

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Program Description

This multi award-winning orangutan project, based in the Matang Wildlife Centre, focusses on the conservation and protection of Borneo's most fascinating and enchanting species – the orangutan.

Volunteers on this project enjoy the incredible rainforest surroundings of Kubah National Park as their own backyard, and work as part of a team alongside the local facilitators to aid the centre through improving husbandry standards, providing enrichment for the orang-utans and the resident sun bears and assisting with various construction tasks.

This really is a fantastic experience in which to join - join today and have yourself the adventure of a lifetime!


• Providing husbandry and enrichment for the resident orangutans
• Feeding of the orang-utans, sun bears and other animals resident here
• Working alongside a dedicated team in the conservation of one of the world's most iconic animals


None needed - just a willingness to get stuck in!

Volunteer Types

Animal welfare

What`s Included

•A monetary contribution to the project itself
•Transfers to and from the airport
•Full orientation and support from the project managers
•Accommodation and meals as indicated (depending on whether you join the catered or non-catered option)
•Activities on the project site

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Program Locations

kuching, Malaysia

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Program Details

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  • Malaysia: kuching
Throughout the year
Program Duration:
2-4 weeks
American, Asian, Australian, Canadian, European, Kiwi, South African, Worldwide
£1088 +
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