Volunteer Projects, Courses & Tours in South Africa
Everything you need to know about our rewarding range of ethical volunteer projects in South Africa. You can focus on one project, or combine any number of projects to create an experience that’s right for you.
Big Cat Sanctuary
Ethical volunteering with lions, tigers and leopard at an environmentally friendly sanctuary near Cape Town for captive bred predators
Marine Conservation: Sharks - Whales - Penguins
Work closely with a team of marine conservationists
and biologists. Enjoy shark cage-diving, ecotours and
whale-watching, rehabilitating African Penguins and experience a wide range of South African marine life.
Greater Kruger Conservation Project
Join a dedicated team of conservationists, encounter a wide variety of African wildlife and assist with ongoing research projects within the Greater Kruger National Park.
Childcare and Community
Baphumelele Children's Home
Join CNN Hero 'Mama Rosie' at this award-winning project near Cape Town and assist the care workers with childcare, developmental play, preparing food, fun activities and many other tasks.
Homeless Feeding Programme in Cape Town
Join this rewarding community project in Cape Town and help to provide essential meals for the homeless as well as assist underprivileged children at the informal after-school programme.
Masigcine Children's Home
Join a well-structured volunteer programme at this beautiful children's home near Cape Town, and assist with child care, developmental play, preparing food, feeding, fun activities and a wide range of other tasks.
Surf Week in Cape Town
Join us for an amazing week in Cape Town with four 2-hour surf lessons suitable for absolute beginners and beyond. You'll also have time to explore and take in some of the many activities available in and around the city!