Welcome to the Cambodian Wildlife Sanctuary

Welcome to the Cambodian Wildlife Sanctuary, I’m Adam and I’ll be the team leader this week. A little about me, I’ve been with Reach out for 5 years now, I’m 27 from Tasmania and to put it simply, I love my job, so let’s bring on an amazing week. Today we had 26 volunteers arrived…



Waterfalls, temples and goodbyes

Suesday, Today was adventure day for our elephant volunteers, therefore going to Angkor Wat and Kulen Mountain and today was the final day for our 2 week vollies that included Maytham, Amy, Eden, Jordi, Kat, Sierra, Sydney and Kristen. Goodbyes are always hard especially after sharing such an amazing experience together, but in saying that…



And we are back in town

Our last day kicked off with another early start as always, but this morning was a little sad as we knew we were going to be leaving such a beautiful place later in the day. By 8am, breakfast was finished and we were ready to go and scoop up some poop as a team. Due…



Irrelephant

Hello, today was our last full day at the wildlife sanctuary so we did all the activities today as a whole group and started off the day by planting trees, and not just one or two, 286 to be precise. This involved digging holes close to a foot in depth and then obviously planting the…



Big bugs, seeds and kids.

Gday guys, we have well and truly settled into jungle life now. This morning the groups swapped over o the group that went hiking through the jungle yesterday had the joy of scooping up elephant poop and cleaning up their enclosure while the other group got to walk them for the first time. After playing…



No pain, no gain.

Gday guys, we have well and truly settled into jungle life now. This morning the groups swapped over, the group that went hiking through the jungle yesterday had the joy of scooping up elephant poop and cleaning up their enclosure while the other group got to walk them for the first time. After playing with…



Holes

Yo yo, so last night was our first night staying in the bungalows and sleeping in mosquito nets which was new to some, but we’re all embracing the jungle life. After another early wake up, the real work started and for some of us, my word did we WORK. The last two volunteers joined us…



Elephantastic

Welcome to the Cambodian Wildlife Sanctuary. We had another 4 volunteers join us today, including; Josie, Ioana, April and Sabrina with our last two joining us tomorrow morning. This morning we got up relatively early, jumped on the bus and headed to the sanctuary. We arrived just before lunch, familiarized ourselves with the sanctuary met…



Goodbye!!

Hello everyone! As the journey at the elephant sanctuary comes to an end, we leave with smiles and some tears. It has honestly been the adventure of a life time, and I could not be more proud of the volunteers who came through to spend their time here in Cambodia. They have truly made a…



More Adventure!

Hello Everyone, Today was a day full of joy and adventure, as our volunteers had the opportunity to learn more about the elephants. They woke ups early, cleaned after the ladies, and had some fun in the rain as well. We dug holes, for the new fence, that will turn into the new wildlife enclosure…