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Arrival Day on the Island

Hello everyone, we have landed safely and sweetly on the island. It was a big day for all of us on the final leg of the journey and all the volunteers showed 100% strength and perseverance. Leaving the capital early in the morning we all gathered into our favourite karaoke bus with some good music…



Greetings AND Welcomes!

Helllooooo family and friends! It’s your wonderful Team Leaders Rob and Claire coming straight at you live from Phnom Penh! We’re so, so SO excited for this next two weeks with our new group of amazing Reach Out Volunteer Rockstars. Today was spent mostly collecting our rockstars from the airport and getting them settled into…



Farewell

Sadly yesterday was our last day all together. It has been an amazing adventure and the wonderful group of volunteers that we had on this project were truly remarkable people. We spent the day immersing ourselves in the Cambodian culture as we visited the killing fields and S21. It was a confronting and extremely sad…



Whenever you leave a place, you carry it with you forever

Transit day today heading back to the capital. Two boats full of volunteers/friends/family heading back to the mainland after an emotive and fulfilling experience developing the community, marine life and ourselves in Koh Rong, Cambodia. We spent our last evening socialising and playing games in our village accommodation, some of us went over to coconut…



Final Dives

Today, sadly is our last day in paradise. It has been such an amazing adventure and it is going to be a sad day when we leave tomorrow. Our volunteers got to deploy the last of the pods and others completed their last fun dive. We made the most of this last day and all…



All hands on the projects today. With this weeks special breaky of pancakes, our advanced divers went out to ‘crocodile island’ to submerge into their 30M deep dive while our newly certified open water divers dropped into a different dive site to enjoy their first ‘fun dive’ as fully capable and cert-ed PADI o/w divers…



Cement Feet and Bricklaying Beats

Our Volunteers woke up to a beautiful day on this magical island. In the morning we had half the crew scuba diving and the other half making the cement feet for our coral pods. These feet will keep our coral pods anchored at the bottom of the ocean to allow the coral to grow. We…



Bush Trekking on the Island

Bush trekking day, we went for a long long walk though the depths of Koh Rong’s jungle finding snakes, insects and all kinds of plants. We had a few detours here and there that took us through some slightly lost moments. Demi’s fit bit read 8 KM!! We finally came to a cross roads where…



Lonely & coconut Beach

Bit of a rainy start to the day but that did not stop us. We had the choice of going and visiting lonely beach or staying at coco nut beach and relaxing. lonely beach is where season 31 & 32 of the U.S t.v show survivor was shot and it is situated on the opposite…



FriYAY

Today was the final work day of our first week and hooley Dooley that time has flown by. Our volunteers worked so hard moving so much sand and rocks for the foundation of our water catchment, It’s hard work but our volunteers did it with a smile and in style. I ofcourse made sure they…



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