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Turtle Nesting and Island Coral Reef Conservation

Program Duration

1-2 Weeks


From May 2016


Ability to swim and snorkel
Cooking skills (or a willingness to try) are useful
Work and get along well with a team
* Dive qualification is not a requirement


  • English
  • Malaysian

Cost in US$:


Cost Includes:

  • Food
  • Housing
  • In-country orientation/Training
  • In-country staff support
  • Registration fees
  • Written materials pre-departure

Program Fees Include:

• Accommodation: Tents under shelter with access to kitchen and bathroom facilities on an almost deserted beach, or shared dorms. £70 pp per week extra to share a twin room
• Food: 3 meals per day – breakfast, lunch and dinner (cooked by volunteers)
• Transport to the island from Semporna when you arrive and transport back to Semporna at the end of your project
• Training: Orientation and project induction provided
• Support: 24 hour support
• Regular phone or internet contact with friends or family
• Free wi-fi (shared access)
• Excursion Planning: Staff help organise extra dive courses and additional excursions

Experience Required


Volunteer Types

  • Animal Welfare
  • Conservation
  • Environment
  • Water Projects
  • Wildlife

This Program is open to

Worldwide Participants.

Typical Living Arrangements

  • Other

Application Process Involves

  • Online Application