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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

"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

"The challenge: 900kms accross Borneo, $100,000 in raised funds."
Trans Borneo Challenge 2014

10 individuals will embark on a 25 day, 900km, trek through Borneo to raise awareness for and to help protect the orangutan species.

The Trans Borneo Challenge is into its second year in 2014 and is aiming to raise over $100 000 for orangutan conservation projects and awareness for the dwindling species globally. The challenge involves 10 people trekking over 900km across Borneo from East to West for 25 days total. The challe.. Read More


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