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Volunteering in New Zealand – A Magical Experience

View from the path we were weeding in Westport.

Volunteer in New Zealand – New Zealand Conservation Experience Throughout New Zealand Volunteering in New Zealand was a uniquely delightful experience that opened my eyes to new perspectives, taught me about the importance of conservation while being in a gorgeous area, and allowed me to collaborate with people from all over the world. Going on the New Zealand Conservation Experience ...

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Volunteering in Australia – Gaining a Greater Understanding

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Volunteer in Australia – Wild Animal Sanctuary Gosford, Australia I left America with an open mind and hopeful of the project I was about to attend. The project would be at a Wild Animal Sanctuary in Gosford, NSW; a couple hours north of Sydney. My only expectation was to gain a greater understanding of wildlife conservation. Upon arrival to the ...

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Volunteering in Australia – The Best Two Weeks Ever!

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Volunteer in Australia – Wild Animal Sanctuary Various locations throughout Australia Australia has always been a place where I wanted to go. My friend and I were looking into traveling there and after some Google search we found the Wild Animal Sanctuary through GoEco. What we wanted most was to be able to get hands on experience with animals and GoEco provided ...

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Volunteering in Australia – Great Barrier Reef

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Volunteer in Australia – Great Barrier Reef Conservation Great Barrier Reef, Australia Australia has always been somewhere that I wanted to visit. I was so excited when I found the Great Barrier Reef Conservation project through GoEco because it paired my love for the ocean with an amazing destination. After arriving in Cairns, we had a meeting the night we all ...

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Volunteering in Australia – Wildlife Rescue

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Volunteer in Australia – Wild Animal Rescue Melbourne, Australia Volunteering in Australia was an experience of a lifetime. I am not a frequent traveler, but this program made me feel welcomed immediately. I am typically a shy person, so this program allowed me to get out of my comfort zone and gave me great opportunities to grow as a person. The ...

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Volunteering in Australia – Amazing Experience!

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Volunteer in Australia – Australian Conservation Experience Various locations around Australia My two week volunteer experience was really an amazing journey. The only thing we knew before we arrived was that we were going to Brisbane to be a “Conservation Volunteer.” We didn’t know where we exactly we were going or what we were going to do, but it made ...

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Volunteering in Australia – A Journey of Self-Growth

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Volunteer in Australia – Australian Conservation Experience Throughout Australia I arrived in Melbourne on Thursday night, ready to start my Australian Conservation volunteering project with the GoEco on Friday morning. When I arrived at the office, I was pleasantly surprised to hear that the project did not start until Monday and that I was free to explore Melbourne during the ...

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