Maud Bonato

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Jun2018

Anna Donnerstag

The people here and the place feels like a second home for me now, I am just happy that I had the chance to make so many new friends from all over the world, human and animals.
June 23, 2018Maud Bonato

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May2018

Sara Larca

The staff and supervisors were warm and friendly and made us feel comfortable and appreciated from the very beginning. As time went on I realised how knowledgeable and fun they were as well.
May 28, 2018Maud Bonato

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May2018

Sunita Randhawa

Volunteering with AERU has been a life changing experience that has taught me a lot about myself and given me the opportunity to do things I’d never have done before...
May 27, 2018Maud Bonato

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May2018

Denise Deutschendorf

One of the best moments here were the Christmas Party for the elephants! We had made for all elephants a cake and on the next day all of us had the pleasure to feed the cakes to the elephants.
May 27, 2018Maud Bonato

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May2018

Aliyah Zweig

I hold a warning for future volunteers: Be prepared to get dirty, it’s not always an easy job but it’s incredibly rewarding and if you let the experience be all that it can be, it will change your life.
May 11, 2018Maud Bonato

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May2018

Tina Hasibar

But it was not only the ellies I liked here. I got along very well with the other Volunteers, we made trips and went out in the evenings, played cards, cooked together and had a lot of fun. Also everybody from AERU was very nice, always helpful and I enjoyed ... Read More
May 11, 2018Maud Bonato

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May2018

Ellie Pedrick

When I was in primary school I was asked what I wanted to be when I grew up, I replied “I want to be an elephant, so I can be Ellie the elephant”. This experience has allowed me to get as close to my childhood dream as humanly possible.
May 11, 2018Maud Bonato

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May2018
It’s already May 2018 and the last year has flown by. 2017 was a year of exciting changes for the Knysna Elephant Park and the African Elephant Research Unit. Between elephant releases, new elephant arrivals, and some large-scale student projects – in addition to our regular work building up a ... Read More
May 11, 2018Maud Bonato