Help us with developing our eco-project and learn new things while getting to know our beautiful culture. Lawas, Ba'kelalan- Malaysia

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  • Description

    Description

    My name is richard and my partner is nera. from Highland of Sarawak,Borneo call it Ba'Kelalan (Lawas). my tribe is Lun Bawang. i was involve in Tourism as tour consultant..at the moment i rearing Cows at Upland, the cows are from Australian cows about 80heads and local Buffalo.

    help us on feeding/rearing cows or may teaching us how to be good as master in cows. some help us develop eco-project like houses for stay or homestay. help our to planting fruit/flower/vegetable at garden. sometimes i stay in Lawas town with moden type house. volunteer who have very good experience or expert in education or job previous, pls show to us and help in good way. any workawayer are interesting help/teach us .the best is contact me send via/to my email (ask me for personal) . High recommend is male volunteer to help us than female..but female volunteer are welcome to help us. travellers / volunteer highly recommed age from 26 - 40years old for help us and non vegetarian.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Gardening
    DIY and building projects
    General Maintenance
    Creating/ Cooking family meals
    Farmstay help
    Help with Eco Projects
    Help around the house
    Animal Care
    Hospitality/Tourism
    Language practice
    Art Projects
    Help with Computers/ Internet
    Teaching

  • UN sustainablity goals this host is trying to achieve

    UN sustainablity goals this host is trying to achieve

    UN goals
    No poverty
    Zero hunger
    Good health and well-being
    Quality education
    Gender equality
    Clean water and sanitation
    Affordable and clean energy
    Decent work and economic growth
    Industries, innovation and infrastructure
    Reduce inequality
    Sustainable cities and communities
    Responsible consumption and production
    Climate action
    Life below water
    Life on land
    Peace, justice and strong institutions
    Partnerships for the goals
  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    learn new things and our beautiful cultural. they can learn our language. sharing the history.
    You are welcome.. we can bring you to interesting place to visit in highland or in Town.

  • Help

    Help

    help us on feeding/rearing cows or may teaching us how to be good as master in cows. some help us develop eco-project like houses for stay or homestay. help our to planting fruit/flower/vegetable at garden. sometimes i stay in Lawas town with moden type house. volunteer who have very good experience or expert in education or job previous,pls show to us and help in good way. any workawayer are interesting help/teach us .the best is contact me send via/to my email (ask me for personal)

    travellers recommed age from 26 - 40years old and non vegetarian. if travellers are vegetarian pls lets us know. no medical problem past/now and not fussy. travellers must respect our cultural and understand what local people like/not like. travelleers can get Buses or taxi from Kota Kinabalu city in sabah or from Brunei or from Miri city to Lawas Town buses operate are everyday but not operate at night time.or you can take flight twin otter type from Miri city to Lawas. we can get meet & greet travellers here in Lawas town.

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent
    Malay: Fluent

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    eco-tourism and homestay. in upland we use generator set, solar and hydro so get ready in dark time. need touchlight. room are sharing/we have 2 room/provide tent as well,cabin, might sleep in living room with mattress/sofa bed. food are local type..bit hard to find western food in highland either in town. free MSG on meals. we provide meals when volunteer helping us at site. If travellers are smokers we are accepting but must respect host as we are not smoker and if travellers are alcoholic pls use your own expenses wish to drinking alcohol :-)

  • A little more information

    A little more information

    • Internet access

    • Limited internet access

      Limited internet access

    • We have pets

    • We are smokers

    • Can host families

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    Two

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    Hours expected

    Maximum 4-5 hours a day, 5 days a week

feeding time
view from mountain at highland of my village
my cattle farm
my cows
my village at highland
Host ref number: 654892845625