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Manta Watch Camp

Program Duration

1-2 Week, 2-4 Week, 5-8 Week


  • English

Cost in US$:

700 approx

Cost Includes:

  • Excursions
  • Food
  • Housing

Program Fees Include:

Volunteers are welcome all year around, as we have no strict 'low/wet' season!
Cost: 325 Kina (PGK) Per Day (Approx 100USD) Long-term stay options available - Contat Us.
Incl. Housing
Incl. Food and drinks (tea, coffee, water)
Incl. a minimium of one dive per day
Incl. Travel from Alotau airport to Gonubalabala Island
Incl. FREE PADI Dive course* (Worth 1500 Kina)
Incl. In country orientation/Training
Incl. In country staff support
Incl. Written materials pre-departure
Minimum suggested stay 2-8 weeks
Optional Diving courses available
*Contact us for more information on how to get this limited offer



Experience Required


Volunteer Types

  • Biological Research
  • Building & Construction Projects
  • Conservation
  • Cooking
  • Culture
  • Eco-tourism
  • English Teaching
  • Marine Conservation
  • Sports
  • Tourism
  • Tree Planting
  • Water Projects
  • Wildlife

Typical Volunteer

We are an easy going diverse group of SCUBA diving and marine conservation addicts and we welcome anyone with the same mindset to come and join us on our Manta mission. ​ ​ ​ Volunteers must be good swimmers and should have a decent level of fitness It is mandatory to take out travel/dive insurance for the duration of your stay A background in marine biology or conservation is super useful but not essential You do not need to be a qualified diver as we can train you up Be ready to get wet and salty Please be flexible as the work is varied We love initiative! Come and help us develop our project Be ready to live simply and connect with nature

Age Range


This Program is open to

American, European, Canadian, Australian, South African, Worldwide, Kiwi, Asian, British and Irish Participants. This Program is also open to Families, Couples and Individuals.

Typical Living Arrangements

  • Dormitory
  • Group living
  • Guest House
  • Home-stays
  • Independent living
  • Other

Typically Participants Work

Independently or in Groups

Application Process Involves

  • Online Application
  • Other

Typically The Application Process Time is


Post Services Include

  • Exit Debriefing Abroad