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Settling in to Honiara

Published on 19th May 2017


A small hiccup of fog in Christchurch meant that I missed my connecting flight to Honiara. So I ended up staying a night in Brisbane before making it to Honiara the following day. After this false start, the first week and a half has gone really well. Read More

Birthday amid cyclone chaos

Published on 11th May 2017


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Volunteer Wendy Griffin celebrated her birthday in Vanuatu amid the recent chaos of Tropical Cyclone Donna. She shares her experience with us... Read More

Acclimatisation: Arawa

Published on 8th May 2017


Acclimatisation: Arawa

One of our newest volunteers to Bougainville shares the highs and lows of exercising in a lush, humid climate... Read More

10 day mark in the Solomons

Published on 14th March 2017


10 day mark in the Solomons

Our newest volunteer in the Solomon Islands gives us a run down of his first week and a half in the country. Read More

Computer lab on Ambae Island

Published on 13th March 2017


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Computer lab on Ambae Island

In Vanuatu, Riana Schoeman shares some photos from recently held training workshops... Read More

Two years on

Published on 1st March 2017


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Two years on

In her second blog post from Vanuatu, Wendy catches us up on events of the past two (very busy) years on assignment. Read More

Western Delight – Go West Solomon Islands

Published on 15th February 2017


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Western Delight – Go West Solomon Islands

Jane Rutledge gets a rare chance to explore the tropical delights of the Western Province. Read More

Kokopo, hidden gem of the Pacific (Part 4 - security)

Published on 8th February 2017


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Kokopo, hidden gem of the Pacific (Part 4 – security)

In the final instalment of this four part series, Kokopo-based volunteer Finn Egan shares more reasons why he loves being on assignment in Papua New Guinea... Read More

Kokopo, hidden gem of the Pacific (Part 3 – the food)

Published on 1st February 2017


Kokopo, hidden gem of the Pacific (Part 3 – the food)

In this four part series, Kokopo-based volunteer Finn Egan shares all the reasons why he loves being on assignment in Papua New Guinea... Read More

Kokopo, hidden gem of the Pacific (Part 2 – the places)

Published on 9th January 2017


Kokopo, hidden gem of the Pacific (Part 2 – the places)

In part two of this four part series, Kokopo-based volunteer Finn Egan shares more reasons why he loves being on assignment in Papua New Guinea... Read More

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