Visit us at MindBodySpirit Festival, Sydney

Come and visit us at the Mind Body Spirit Festival 2015, stand C23

Thurs 28th – Sunday 31st May 2015
Sydney Showground, 1 Showground Rd. Sydney Olympic Park

We are looking for volunteers for half day shifts at this event, particularly on the Friday afternoon and Sunday morning. Please email if you have availablility.

Discount Tickets available for $10 at and click the ‘Buy Tickets & Save’ tab.  You will be prompted to enter a promo code, enter ‘EXVIP15’ to receive the 50% discount. This special offer expires at 11:59pm on Wednesday 27 May 2015

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Adopt an Orangutan

Orangutans are endangered and at risk of extinction. Habitat destruction mean hundreds of orangutans need to be cared for every year. You can help by adopting one. Their dedicated ‘nannies’, teach them everything they need to know for when it’s time to release them back to the wild.


Please help the Orangutans in their struggle for survival. Your donation is important and goes directly to BOS Indonesia to help bring this noble yet endangered species back from the brink and on a path to freedom.

You can also SMS RURU to 0467 000 273 to donate $5


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Recent News

Visit BOS at MindBodySpirit Festival 2015

May 2015
Visit BOS Aus. at MindBodySpirit Festival 2015, Stand C23. Thurs 28th – Sunday 31st May 2015, Sydney Showground, 1 Showground Rd. Sydney Olympic Park. Volunteers required. 50% off tickets offer!
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Hope for the disappearing Borneo orangutans

Jacqui Sunderland-Groves is a primatologist and Senior Advisor at the Borneo Orangutan Survival Foundation in Indonesia, and joins Ellen Fanning on RN Breakfast. Read Article »

Challenges of orangutan release

26 March 2015

In 2007, the President of the Republic of Indonesia, Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono, launched a national program called “Orangutan Indonesia: Conservation Strategies and Action Plan”. This program was designed by orangutan experts and outlined a series of actions and strategies needed to protect orangutans in Sumatra and Kalimantan over a 10 year period, circa 2010 to 2017.
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Journey to freedom

5 March 2015
The BOS Foundation released five orangutans in the Bukit Batikap Conservation Forest, Central Kalimantan, this February. Read Article »

It's Summer Ginge '15 time

GINGERary and Summer Ginge '15 is back on 27th February! Its organiser, R.A.N.G.A. (Red and Nearly Ginger Association) exists to represent the interests of ginger primates everywhere and over the years has raised money for one particularly special group, the orangutans. Read Article »

The Borneo Orangutan Survival Foundation (BOSF) is a non-profit foundation supported by sister organisations around the world, of which BOS Australia is one. By supporting BOS Australia, you help us to:

· rescue, rehabilitate and release orangutans
· provide public awareness and educational programs
· protect existing rainforest habitat, and
· support and educate the people who depend on forests to earn their living.

For updates on the latest releases you can follow the Central Kalimantan Release Blog and the East Kalimantan Release Blog . These are updated regularly directly from Indonesia and the team on the ground.

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