Volunteer in South Africa

Volunteer in the stunning Wild Coast region of South Africa and give something back to struggling communities and under-resourced schools.

South Africa Projects

As a volunteer in South Africa, you will have plenty of opportunities to see the sights and explore on a world-class safari!The region has a rich culture and is the heartland of the Xhosa people. The Wild Coast is home to many poor communities that hugely appreciate volunteer support, particularly in schools, where resources are thin and class size is well over capacity.

South Africa Wilderness Adventure – 1 or 2 weeks
South Africa Wilderness Adventure – 1 or 2 weeks

Explore the African wilderness and gain an insight and understanding of African wildlife, habitats and ecology.

Trails Guide Course – 28 days
Trails Guide Course – 28 days

This 28-day FGASA-accredited Trails Guide course offers an excellent opportunity for those planning or developing a career in field guiding and many other wildlife-orientated careers and is a natural next step after completing the Field Guide Level 1 Course.

Field Guide FGSA Level 1 Course – 55 days
Field Guide FGSA Level 1 Course – 55 days

Our exciting Field Guide FGSA Level 1 Course will give you all the skills and experience you need to be capable of conducting game drives and interpreting the surrounding wildlife for safari guests.

South Africa Pre-Vet Wildlife Project
South Africa Pre-Vet Wildlife Project

This South Africa Pre-Vet Wildlife Volunteer project is a practical and hands-on project in the Eastern Cape of South Africa, where you will be able to gain real experience in veterinary science, animal welfare and animal management.

Wild Coast Schools Volunteer Project
Wild Coast Schools Volunteer Project

Volunteer in the stunning Wild Coast region of South Africa and enhance the education of some of the poorest children in the country.

African Angels’ School Volunteer Project
African Angels’ School Volunteer Project

Volunteer in a charity run independent school in South Africa and work with some of the areas most disadvantaged children.

South Africa Community Pre-school Project
South Africa Community Pre-school Project

Work with the young children of rural communities in this stunning region of South Africa.

South Africa’s Wild Coast

South Africa’s Wild Coast in the Eastern Cape remains an unspoiled wilderness and is a fantastic location for volunteering. Due to it’s rugged terrain and pristine beaches, the area is often described as one of the most beautiful places in the world. It’s perfect for hiking and can also be enjoyed on horseback.

fair trade tourism

The South Africa Wild Coast Schools project was the first volunteer programme worldwide to receive the Fair Trade Tourism accreditation.

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