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Bamboooooooooo Bandits

We all were up bright and early, for a nice breakfast altogether than headed out to the village to finish the classroom. There is still lots of work to be done though. Once we all arrived at the school, Chaiky was there to meet us, she is the principal of the ROV community school. She…



Snake eats cricket, we eat snake!

Wednesday has come and gone as we are await for the Croats to get up. Fingers crossed! Today we finished all of the brick laying, started some painting, and also began putting the palm leaves together to better insulate the classroom.  We are miles ahead of schedule which is awesome and shows how great we…



Smashing life

As day 2 came to a close in the village, we managed to finish putting the tin on the roof, creating some much needed shade from the blaring sun! The brick laying continued and we are absolutely flying, putting ourselves miles ahead of schedule. Most of the machete work is nearly done too and it’s…



Day 1 – sweating a smidge

G’day legends, firstly I’ll introduce myself for any new readers. I’m Adam (Derm), I’m from Tasmania, I’m 27 and I absolutely love all sports and the great outdoors. I’ve been lucky enough to be with ROV since 2013, and all I can say is I love what I do and I love the change we…



Welcome to Siem Reap

G’day all, This morning we had to say a temporary goodbye to Tanith, Amy, Emily, Niamh, Tayla, Alyssa and Kristen as they caught the bus out to the Cambodian Wildlife Sanctuary until Friday.  But, joining us we have Ashley and Georgia from Aussie, as well as Kylie, Will, Brianna, and Sarah from the US, Ariel…



Angkor Wat & goodbye ceremonies

Hey hey, so I’ve been having a few problems with uploading the blog lately. But here’s a wrap of the last few days. On Friday we headed out to the village for the last time for the majority of the group, with only Alice, Ellie, Sophia and Kaitlynn staying on. We had two big thank…



Under the radiant sun

Wednesday came and went as we continued to work in the scorching hot sun all day long. Our foundation to the classroom is closing in, meaning the real fun will soon begin. The hours of slaving over a shovel and sand paper will soon turn to the hammer and saw, as the frame will start…



Football is coming home

G’day guys, Today went along the same lines as yesterday Kaitlynn and Sophia went on with their teaching and the kids are already falling in love with them both.  With the rest of the group going on with the classroom. It was scorching hot, making us drip with sweat all day long but we are…



Boy oh boy, its toasty!

G’day legends, firstly I’ll introduce myself for any new readers. I’m Adam (Derm), I’m from Tasmania, I’m 27 and I absolutely love all sports and the great outdoors. I’ve been lucky enough to be with ROV since 2013, and all I can say is I love what I do and I love the change we…



The weekend

Hey ya’ll, Over the weekend we had Mia head to Angkor Wat and the beautiful Kulen mountain while the rest of the group had a little sleep in. Yi Ran, Katie, Jewell, and John left us for either home or further travels and I can’t thank you all enough for your amazing efforts over the…



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