Volunteering in South Africa

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Volunteer in South Africa

Volunteering in South Africa is essential to closing the gap between the rich and the poor. Approximately two thirds of South Africa’s population live on less than £47 a month resulting in 31.3% of the population living well below the poverty line. This is a shocking statistic and something that can be made better with the help of those who choose to volunteer in South Africa.

Volunteering in South Africa can take on many different roles. You could care for disadvantaged, street and orphaned children, forced to live in sub-standard and poorly-built housing. Love sports? Teach your desired discipline to a group of enthusiastic young people eager to get stuck into a fun pastime instead of turning to a life on the streets. Want to assist in creating a future for endangered African animals? There’s a multitude of conservation projects that need positions filled in game parks and reserves.

If you’re interested in volunteering in South Africa then check out the range of products available to you via our partners to help make your volunteering in South Africa dream come true. 

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from £2,390

Game Capture Team

Duration: from 2 weeks to 12 weeks
Countries: South Africa

Work with a South African wildlife capture team and help relocate buffalo, rhino, giraffe and plains game.

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from £3,995

Africa Overland & Volunteer

Duration: from 42 days
Countries: Botswana, Zambia, Tanzania, Kenya, South Africa

Arrive in Nairobi and tour through Ngorongoro, Zanzibar, Irima & Lake Malawi to name just a few, spot the ’Big 5’ in Kruger National Park, volunteer with lions, cheetahs & giraffes.

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from £1,875

Wildlife Conservation, Teaching & Elephant Safari

Duration: from 6 to 10 weeks
Countries: South Africa

Live and work in a private game reserve to help with their elephant safari’s, wildlife and environment conservation, teaching and community building.

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from £1,209

South Africa Lion Cub Experience

Duration: from 2 weeks to 3 weeks
Countries: South Africa

Spend time in the African wilds; you’ll help to care for cheetahs, giraffes and hyenas, learn all about the importance of wildlife conservation and go on safari through Pilanesburg National Centre!

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from £699

Help Children to Read Near Cape Town

Duration: from 4 weeks to 12 weeks
Countries: South Africa

Get underprivileged children to fall in love with books and improve the reading skills of 5 to 12 year olds, giving them access to an education as well as the tools they need to build a better future.

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from $2,079 USD

Ultimate Big Cat Encounter

Duration: from 2 weeks to 4 weeks
Countries: South Africa

Help to hand-rear young cubs across the cat species, assist with research, nurse sick animals back to health and play a vital role in saving the cheetah from extinction at this big cat project!

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from £845

Coach Sports in Cape Town

Duration: from 2 weeks to 3 months
Countries: South Africa

Coach your choice of one or more sports in Cape Town, working with children from underprivileged communities.

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from £1,595

Animal Care in South Africa

Duration: from 2 weeks
Countries: South Africa

Our Animal Care placement offers volunteers who are passionate about animal welfare the opportunity to make a difference in South Africa by working alongside local staff and aiding them.

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from £1,395

Zululand Game Reserve Conservation Expedition

Duration: from 2 weeks to 12 weeks
Countries: South Africa

If you want exciting, rewarding conservation work, you’ll love this placement. The work is varied and fascinating and makes a major contribution to the conservation of African wildlife.

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from £1,090

Internships in Cape Town

Duration: from 4 weeks to 8 weeks
Countries: South Africa

If you have skills in Graphic Design, Social Media and PR or Permaculture, use your skills and intern to further the interests of a hard working tree-planting NGO in Cape Town.

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from £1,060

African Wildlife Big 5 Game Reserve Conservation

Duration: from 2 weeks to 12 weeks
Countries: South Africa

Live in the heart of a Big 5 game reserve and help monitor and research the African Big and assist with vital conservation initiatives like snare sweeping, erosion control and alien plant removal.

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from $1,909 USD

The Ultimate Lion Experience

Duration: from 2 weeks to 3 weeks
Countries: South Africa

Get up close to the mini kings of the jungle! Work at a lion conservation centre in South Africa, you can care for, feed, even swim with lion cubs and explore the amazing Pilanesburg NP!

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from £695

Wildlife Rescue & Rehab in South Africa

Duration: from 2 weeks to 12 weeks
Countries: South Africa

The best cage is an empty cage! Work in a Wildlife Rehabilitation Centre that is also a wildlife hospital that cares for injured and orphaned wild animals and birds.

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from £975

Support Recovery of Children in South Africa

Duration: from 2 weeks to 12 weeks
Countries: South Africa

Volunteer in this busy children’s hospital in Cape Town and touch the lives of those in recovery by assisting local medical staff and carers with a variety of activities.

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from £1,795

Journalism Work Experience in Cape Town

Duration: from 4 weeks to 12 weeks
Countries: South Africa

Gain valuable work experience on a daily newspaper located in the heart of Cape Town. Here you’ll have the opportunity to observe, learn and gain excellent hands-on and practical experience.

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from £2,390

Hanchi Horseback Conservation Project

Duration: from 2 weeks to 12 weeks
Countries: South Africa

Patrol an African wildlife reserve on horseback and help in the preservation of predators and rhinos

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from £899

South Africa Experience

Duration: from 2 weeks
Countries: South Africa

Fasten your seat-belt it’s time for a whirlwind in South Africa; take in a Big 5 game reserve, tour the stunning Garden Route, help out with wildlife conservation and work on your surf skills.

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from £995

Vervet Monkey Rehabilitation in KwaZulu-Natal, SA.

Duration: from 2 weeks to 6 months
Countries: South Africa

Help to care for, rehabilitate and release injured and abandoned Vervet Monkeys back into the wild to live a free and natural life.

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from £895

Red Cross Children's Hospital Care Project

Duration: from 2 weeks to 3 months
Countries: South Africa

This rewarding care project takes place in the Red Cross War Memorial Children’s Hospital in South Africa. The Red Cross is the only dedicated Children’s Hospital in sub-Saharan Africa.

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from £1,195

Game Reserve expedition in South Africa

Duration: from 2 weeks to 12 weeks
Countries: South Africa

Get involved with exciting, endangered and priority species conservation work in the heart of Africa. You’ll work across up to 4 different Game Reserves.

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