AUSTRALIA: Fantastic Conservation Combination: Two Wildlife Centres!

Company : Travellers Worldwide
Activities: Animal Volunteer Projects / Conservation Volunteer Projects
Country: Australia
Location : Perth, Western Australia
Duration: 3 weeks to 3 months
Approx Costs: 1750 to 3000+ £ Pound (UK)

This experience gives you the opportunity to work in two different Wildlife Centres in two different locations. It gives a wide experience of how conservation is conducted.

GET THE MOST OUT OF YOUR CONSERVATION EXPERIENCE BY WORKING IN TWO DIFFERENT WILDLIFE CENTRES IN TWO DIFFERENT LOCATIONS IN WESTERN AUSTRALIA.

► Varied and fascinating Wildlife Rehabilitation work where you'll help all types of animals throughout the whole of Perth. You'll work at the Rehabilitation Centre in Perth, as well as on various different projects throughout the city. These projects can range from a national park, to the river or coast, from Wetlands, beaches and possibly Perth Zoo, to working in schools or in an urban park.

► Work in a Wildlife Park located in a beautiful town on the coast south of Perth that has over 60 varieties of Australian native birds and marsupials. Popular activities in the Park are hand-feeding the free range kangaroos that roam freely around the Park and entering into the large free-flight aviary (for the brave) to hand-feed the parrots!

Australia is one of the most biologically diverse countries in the world, with a large portion of species endemic to Australia. Preserving this wealth of biodiversity is important for future generations. Thought of by many as one of the worlds last wildernesses, Australia is home to a unique and fragile ecosystem that needs our help and protection.

These two exciting projects will enable you to contribute your time and skills to help the environment, broaden your life experience and work with others who share your love of nature! If you're looking for a broad experience then this project is your answer.
 

Start Dates

Flexible start and finish dates you choose.Projects start every Thursday, all year round Our placements are flexible and can be tailored to match your preferences. For availability please contact the office.

Costs / Benefits

Costs vary depending on length of placement, but starts at £1,795 for three weeks. You can participate for up to one year, subject to visa requirements.

Included is full support from the moment of booking and throughout your placement to your return home. There are support staff 24/7 in all our destinations worldwide and a 24 hour emergency international telephone line direct to the Head Office. Accommodation is provided (whether a rented house, a hotel/hostel, home stay, apartment or flat).

You’ll be met at the nearest airport on your arrival by our in-country manager who will take you to your accommodation and give you a full induction into the area. He/she will also be on call 24/7 and you’ll see them frequently.
You'll also receive a free T-shirt.

Pre-departure you’ll receive comprehensive information about every aspect of your placement and necessary preparations, ranging from what to pack, to visa information, to what to do on your weekend travel in the country. Your safety, well being and happiness throughout your placement are our primary concerns and we will keep in touch with you throughout. International flights not included.

Requirements

No qualifications needed, just a love of animals, a big heart and a desire to contribute to their conservation.

Everyone is welcome on a Travellers programme, whether gap year, undergraduate, on a career break - or even retired! From 17 years old upwards, and all nationalities. This placement would suit anyone who wants to make a real difference, wants first-hand experience of a different culture and has initiative.

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