It's a family land filled with fruit trees, then the place was abandoned before converted into a palm oil plantation.
We want to rescue the plot of land to convert it into an educational garden where we can teach about sustainability and the benefits of a sustainable garden!
It's about 3 miles to our Orang Utan Rehabilitation Centre and the Conservation Centre.
DIY and building projects
Help with Eco Projects
Work alongside locals, student interns from local colleges, emerse in ethnobotanical uses of local plants/herbs.
This project could involve children. For more information see our guidelines and tips here.
Mulching, weeding, planting, we do have a wooden hut but need help with repairs and maintenance, including fixing a working toilet and shower at the moment.
Chinese (Mandarin): Fluent
Wooden hut with fan and mosquito netting.
We also provide a small stipend enough to cover at least one local meal a day.
It's about 15 minutes walk to the main road where you can get buses to go downtown or head towards Kota Kinabalu or the Orang Utan Rehab Centre.
Limited internet access
We have pets
We are smokers
Can host families
More than two
Maximum 4-5 hours a day, 5 days a week