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Friends of the National Parks Foundation Wildlife & Conservation Centre

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Banjar Bodong | Ped , Nusa Penida, 811111, Indonesia
+62 828-9760-8696
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Volunteer 1 hour a day? Joke for people looking to fluff their resume.

They do not monitor the trees. They do not monitor the Bali Starling. Disappointment at... read more

Reviewed 11 June 2017
NYCulinaryGoddess
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Palo Alto, California
Awesome Place and Charity

I've been to FNPF on Nusa Penida twice now and had an awesome time on both visits. If you're into... read more

Reviewed 11 February 2017
Robert J
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Sydney, Australia
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Banjar Bodong | Ped , Nusa Penida, 811111, Indonesia
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+62 828-9760-8696
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Reviewed 11 June 2017

They do not monitor the trees. They do not monitor the Bali Starling. Disappointment at every turn. Most of the people here are college age or those trying to "find themselves" and do so at the bar EVERY NIGHT. No one polices that these kids...More

Thank NYCulinaryGoddess
Bayu W, General Manager at Friends of the National Parks Foundation Wildlife & Conservation Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 13 June 2017

Dear Ashley Thank you for your review and I wish you give a fair judgement about your experienced to join our program. Please see more review on this link about FNPF https://www.tripadvisor.co.id/Hotel_Review-g2538506-d2060783-Reviews-Friends_of_the_National_Parks_Foundation_Volunteer_Conservation_Center_in_Bali-Nusa_P.html Today I would like to inform you some facts that you may be...More

Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

I've been to FNPF on Nusa Penida twice now and had an awesome time on both visits. If you're into wildlife conservation and want to volunteer, its such a cool place to go. FNPF do great work on the island from releasing and protecting the...More

Thank Robert J
Reviewed 25 February 2016

One of the difficult things with trying to find a place to volunteer is cost and whether you're actually doing much good. Although new to volunteering internationally, the cost (nothing exorbitant or remotely near the thousands of dollars you see for 10-14 days or more),...More

2  Thank Deborah L
Bayu W, General Manager at Friends of the National Parks Foundation Wildlife & Conservation Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 13 June 2017

Thank you so much for your support Best wishes, Bayu

Reviewed 17 August 2015

I have been a visitor to Indonesia for more than 30years and was quite excited to be visiting the island for the first time, with my family. Having researched a little, it seemed like it would be a really worthwhile experience to volunteer with the...More

3  Thank davidDenmarkWA
Reviewed 15 July 2015

It was difficult for us to find the centre at first so I would definitely recommend arranging pick up with the staff at the harbour! The centre is a great place to meet people from all over the world, and the work is very rewarding....More

1  Thank Hannah E
Bayu W, General Manager at Friends of the National Parks Foundation Wildlife & Conservation Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 13 June 2017

Thank you very much for your support. Best wishes, Bayu

Reviewed 12 July 2015

Its really nice to go somewhere and find treasures run by compassionate people who truly put great efforts in what is their passion. I'm please to donate to assist and will create a discovery tour for guests in the future. Suzan from Gekotour.

1  Thank GekoTreker
Bayu W, General Manager at Friends of the National Parks Foundation Wildlife & Conservation Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 13 June 2017

Thank you so much for your support Best wishes, Bayu

Reviewed 5 September 2014

Our family of four spent a wonderful but all too short 5 days volunteering with FNPF on Nusa Penida, the highlight of our month-long stay in Indonesia. We watered the organic gardens and greenhouse, collected trash from the beach and seaweed to make a natural...More

2  Thank Nine_Ate_Seven
Bayu W, General Manager at Friends of the National Parks Foundation Wildlife & Conservation Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 13 June 2017

Thank you so much for your support. Best wishes, Bayu

Reviewed 20 August 2014

Not much to see. No one there much of the time. Volunteers seemed to spend their time eating and snorkeling. But we did see a Bali starling fly over the hotel one night. Must have been released from the enclosure.

Thank Perth51
Bayu W, General Manager at Friends of the National Parks Foundation Wildlife & Conservation Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 13 June 2017

Thank you so much for your support Best wishes, Bayu

Reviewed 4 May 2014

This is a volunteer staffed conservation organisation that is re-introducing the Bali Starling to the wild here on Nusa Penida, working on community gardens and working with the locals to encourage the establishment of marine protected areas. They have breeding Bali Starlings to view in...More

1  Thank TimMPerth
Bayu W, General Manager at Friends of the National Parks Foundation Wildlife & Conservation Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 13 June 2017

Thank you so much for your support Best wishes, Bayu

Reviewed 27 March 2014 via mobile

I was interested in doing some volunteer work & I found this little gem while searching the internet I booked 1 week & ended up staying 1 month. Its a great place to find out what Nusa Penida is about & you dont have to...More

1  Thank sarahlikestotravel1
Bayu W, General Manager at Friends of the National Parks Foundation Wildlife & Conservation Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 13 June 2017

Thank you so much for your support Best wishes, Bayu

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