Created by volunteers, for volunteers
Focused on animals, wildlife and conservation

  • Volunteer Opportunities Australia
  • Wildlife Volunteer Opportunities
  • Wildlife Volunteer Opportunities Australia
  • Wildlife Volunteer Opportunities Abroad
  • Australia Wildlife Volunteer Opportunities
  • Abroad Wildlife Volunteer Opportunities
Apply Now
Contact Us
 

Blog


What to Expect when Volunteering in Australia
22nd February 2017

Volunteering in Australia

The decision to volunteer abroad in Australia is a gutsy one. We’re far away (we hear this a lot), have animals that bite and sting (we hear this a lot too) a...

Read full Blog

5 reasons why you should choose to volunteer with animals in Australia…
10th December 2016

Volunteer With Animals in Australia

Since its founding, Oceans 2 Earth has, with the support of many wonderful volunteers, contributed 30,617 hours and $258,000 in support of Austra...

Read full Blog

Curing Your Post-Travel Depression after Volunteering with Animals
4th December 2016

Animal Volunteering

Aptly described, post-travel depression is that strong feeling of nostalgia and general longing to be elsewhere that follows the high of first returning home aft...

Read full Blog

Work with Animal Volunteer Programs in Australia: A Once-In-A-Lifetime Opportunity
15th June 2016

Volunteer Programs in Australia

Joining any one of the animal volunteer programs in Australia will provide you with a once in a lifetime opportunity to make a huge difference in the lives a...

Read full Blog

Join a Sea Turtle Volunteering Project & Join The Struggle To Protect Them
14th June 2016

Volunteer with Turtles

Sea turtles are an important part of our environment. They have been around for more than a hundred million years and they travel great distances throughout the oce...

Read full Blog

Volunteering For Endangered Species: Know the Challenges You Face
14th May 2016

Endangered Species Conservation

Saving endangered species is one of the biggest challenges we, as humans are faced with. It is an extremely important issue as it is imperative that these ...

Read full Blog

Animal Volunteering Projects in Australia: Learn More About Australian Animals
13th May 2016

Volunteering in Australia

While it is always good to volunteer at local animal rescue and care centres, volunteering abroad in countries like Australia can help broaden your view of the i...

Read full Blog

Great Barrier Reef: An Eco Friendly Volunteering Tour in Australia
21st April 2016

Marine Conservation

The Great Barrier Reef is among the many attractions that Australia has to offer. It is also home to a huge population of marine turtles. However, because of disease, ...

Read full Blog

Make a Difference in Animal's Life by Joining a Wildlife Conservation Program
20th April 2016

Volunteer Wildlife Rescue

Part of what wildlife conservation entails is to protect local and endangered species, and people can do their part by participating in an animal welfare project...

Read full Blog

Save Wildlife & Animals: A Great Option to Consider For Volunteers
16th April 2016

Wildlife Volunteer Programs

Volunteering abroad provides you the opportunity to do your part in saving wildlife, and should you wish to volunteer, there are non-profit organisations that c...

Read full Blog

How to Help & Protect Animals at a Volunteer Program
15th April 2016

Volunteer Abroad with Animals

Animal volunteer programs are always worth your time and effort, especially if you are looking for a good way to make a significant impact to improve the qua...

Read full Blog

10 Benefits of Great Barrier Reef Volunteering
16th March 2016

Marine Conservation

The Great Barrier Reef is one of the most iconic and popular natural wonders in Australia. The reef itself is a long ecosystem of hundreds of islands and thousands of ...

Read full Blog

Animal Volunteering Programs – A Helping Hand
15th February 2016

Animal Volunteering Overseas

Joining animal volunteering programs is a great opportunity to lend a helping hand to animal welfare and wildlife conservation groups, and many animal volunte...

Read full Blog

Tips for Success with Wildlife Volunteering
8th January 2016

Wildlife Volunteer Opportunities Abroad

Sadly, around the world, animals are suffering from mistreatment. Loss of habitat, poaching, cruelty and environmental degradation are some of the ...

Read full Blog

Participate in Wildlife Conservation Volunteer Work in Australia
4th December 2015

Volunteer Wildlife Rescue

Wildlife conservation is everyone's responsibility. In little ways, day after day, there is something everyone can do to help protect the environment. Decrea...

Read full Blog

Become an Animal Advocate: Fulfil your Dream of Volunteering with Animals
26th November 2015

Volunteer Abroad with Animals

Human development and over exploitation of natural resources have had a severe impact on our planet and its wildlife. Coupled with environmental disasters, o...

Read full Blog

Meet Caddy
10th September 2015

Endangered Species Conservation

Meet Caddy.  Caddy is a female wombat and one of the many success stories at Australian Forest Wildlife. 
Caddy arrived at the shelter as ...

Read full Blog

The Wonder Women of Wildlife
1st July 2015

Wildlife Volunteer Experience in Australia

I am here, volunteering at Australian Forest Wildlife, a wildlife shelter in country Victoria and am compelled to write about the amazing women ...

Read full Blog

DECOMPRESSING
2nd March 2015

Animal Volunteering Overseas

It was a serious adventure, not always easy but very rewarding. I recall the first day, when I started feeling ill, new place, animals I had no idea how to ap...

Read full Blog

ARE YOU ISABELLE?
11th February 2015

Volunteering Experience in Australia

What was apparent to me from the start is that the variety of wildlife equals the variety of people. Very specific characters, different backgrounds, ...

Read full Blog

NOT ALL ENTANGLEMENTS END HAPPILY
29th October 2014

Marine Conservation

Don’t you love seeing whale and animal rescues on YOUTUBE or tv or the news? I know I do. Like the one with the whale that was freed and thanked her savioUrs by ...

Read full Blog

VOLUNTEER'S DIARY
1st December 2013

Volunteer with Animals in Australia

Today I was cleaning the wombat yard when all of a sudden, out of one of the burrows appears a curious and very gorgeous head. I am told this is Dopey;...

Read full Blog

VOLUNTEER'S DIARY
5th September 2013

Volunteering with Animals in Australia

It is raining today and everything is muddy. The animal pens still need to be cleaned, so we slip and slide around and get saturated and filthy. I am ...

Read full Blog

VOLUNTEER'S DIARY
21st August 2013

Volunteer with Animals in Australia

I am allowed to sleep in for my first day and don’t have to get up until 8am (I am assured this won’t last)! I doubt I could sleep any later ...

Read full Blog

ON ROUTE TO THE AUSTRALIAN FOREST WILDLIFE PROJECT
13th June 2013

Volunteering with Animals in Australia

1 More Sleep There is one more sleep to go!! I am about to embark on my first ever volunteering project – Australian Forest Wildlife through Oce...

Read full Blog

HUMAN ELEPHANT CONFLICT
1st June 2012

Wildlife Conservation Abroad

As the human population grows in Kenya, people encroach rapidly upon wildlife habitat which causes devastating consequences to the livelihoods of both wildlif...

Read full Blog

SPIDER MONKEYS IN MEXICO
20th May 2012

Volunteer Programs Abroad

O2E’s Tracy Leske is currently in Mexico checking out potential new volunteer animal projects  for O2E Volunteers. O2E has its own ethical standards tha...

Read full Blog

ONE VOLUNTEER'S EXPERIENCE AT A WILDLIFE RESCUE CENTRE
5th February 2012

Volunteer Programs in Abroad

I was so excited by the time I drove up to the front gate of the Centre, I had to ask my driver Andrew to stop so I could get a photo and start to document my...

Read full Blog

O2E RESPONSIBLE VOLUNTEERING POLICY
24th January 2012

Ethical Volunteer Programs Abroad

As part of our Responsible Volunteering Policy we are committed to the following areas: Responsibilities to the Project: To support projects that fulfils t...

Read full Blog

O2E as a Responsible
Travel Organisation

O2E Responsible Travel

Download O2E
PDF Brochure

Download O2E PDF Brochure

Are you an animal welfare or conservation organisation looking for volunteers?

Find out more

    

here


Visit us @

www.oceans2earth.org/foundation