SARAH Sim has two big loves: travelling and helping people.

So it was an easy decision for the Fremantle nurse to combine these passions, volunteering for a stint on a mercy ship in Africa.

The Africa Mercy has been in Cameroon since August, with more than 400 volunteers on board giving free surgery, health care and development aid to the country’s poor.

Read the full story with thanks to the Fremantle Gazette.