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Adopt an orphan orangutan - who will you choose?

Each adoption helps our orangutans learn how to care for themselves and survive in the wild

Every orphan orangutan cared for by The Orangutan Project has lost its mother due to poaching, or she might have been killed from wandering into an encroaching palm oil or paper plantation. It is heartbreaking for these infant orangutans who have seen their own mother killed and they have been l.. Read More

"Did someone say Chocolate?"
How about some orange chocolate this Easter?

Easter is nearly here. Orangutan ‘Chocolate’ is in our adoption programme and he is out to prove that orange chocolate is the best!

Why not adopt cheeky Chocolate (http://www.orangutan.org.au/adopt_orphan_orangutan/chocolate) this Easter and avoid all of the calories. This chocolate is also palm oil free! Funds from our adoption programme will help orphan Chocolate in his rehabilitation and training to return to the wild... Read More

"Don’t miss out on your chance to join The Orangutan Sumatra Challenge Tour, a fundraising challenge led by TOP President, Leif Cocks."
Join The Orangutan Sumatra Challenge!

You will visit pristine rainforests, trek through the magnificent jungles of Gunung Leuser National Park in Northern Sumatra and spend time viewing wild and ex‑captive orangutans wandering freely in their natural surroundings.

You will also spend time along the way in a unique orangutan hospital and rescue centre where veterinarians are breaking new ground on medical treatment of the red ape and where orangutans are prepared for reintroduction back into the forests. Trip highlights include: • Learning from orangut.. Read More


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