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Experience an Adventure as a Volunteer in the Beautiful Africa

Volunteer programs are available for Kiwi's in some amazing projects including projects helping save the lions, cheetahs, tigers and other beautiful wildlife in Africa. 

Our projects are in South Africa, Namibia, Swaziland and Mozambique. 

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You'll be totally involved in the conservation and rehabilitation of endangered and at risk animals in Africa. We also have Orphanage Projects (for human orphans rather than animal orphans) as well.

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Want to make a difference? These programs could be for you. 

As a volunteer you will work hands on with animals. This will be an experience like no other and one you'll remember forever. 


Choose one or more of our amazing projects

Big 5 Welgevonden

Big 5 Welgevonden

This 37,000 Hectare Big 5 Volunteer Project for those who are interested in conservation and research on the Big 5 and over 60 mammals, reptiles and more. ... More»»

Namibia Wildlife Vet Course

Namibia Wildlife Vet Course

This wildlife veterinary course will be held during the annual check-up of the wildlife sanctuary's many animals, and veterinary students can expect to be taught and trained for wildlife capture, behavior, anesthesia and health checks.... More»»

Wildlife Conservation Sanctuary

Wildlife Conservation Sanctuary

A true rescue, rehabilitation, and release sanctuary which is needed where humans and animals co-exist. Where possible animals are released back into the wild in Namibia. ... More»»

Africa Horse Safari Adventure

Africa Horse Safari Adventure

If you love horses and have a passion for wildlife this is the program for you. Horses can get to places vehicles have trouble and horses don't disturb the wildlife or terrain. There is also an arena for riding, cool trails and wildlife within the reserve... More»»

Wildlife Rehabilitation Course

Wildlife Rehabilitation Course

Wildlife Rehabilitation Course available twice a year for two weeks. You can add on stays at the Wildlife Sanctuary as well or one of the conservation projects. Learn how wildlife is rehabilitated and then released.... More»»

South Africa Wildlife Sanctuary

South Africa Wildlife Sanctuary

Based near Cape Town this amazing wildlife sanctuary rescues wildlife in need and rehabilitates them back to health with the aim of releasing back into the wild where possible. ... More»»

Dive with Sharks South Africa

Dive with Sharks South Africa

The Marine Big 5 includes diving with Sharks South Africa plus Whale watch and help the African Penguin and seabirds for 2-4 weeks. Optional Scuba Diving qualification too. ... More»»

Rhino Orphanage Project

Rhino Orphanage Project

Become a volunteer at the biggest Rhino Orphanage Project in South Africa - live with, care for, feed and rehabilitate baby rhinos whose others have been poached. ... More»»

Soweto Project

Soweto Project

Volunteering for the Soweto Project in South Africa is so rewarding because you actually do make a difference, every day. Add on the Kruger Tour to get some wildlife too.... More»»

South Africa Horse Safari Project

South Africa Horse Safari Project

If you love horses and have a passion for wildlife this is the program for you. Horses can get to places vehicles have trouble and horses don't disturb the wildlife or terrain. There is also a dressage and showjumping arena for morning riding, cool trails and afternoons are safaris. ... More»»

Namibia Medical Clinic

Namibia Medical Clinic

Your chance to gain valuable practical experience for medical school or just purely help for the love of it - in Namibia. Volunteer at a local medical centre and really make a difference. ... More»»

Kanaan Desert Retreat

Kanaan Desert Retreat

This amazing Namibian conservation volunteer project provides breathtaking backdrops for your photos and your chance to make a difference for the future of wildlife in Namibia. Beautiful red sand dunes and cheetah as well as other wildlife. ... More»»

Conservation on Horseback

Conservation on Horseback

This project based in a wildlife Sanctuary in Namibia is a wonderful way for experienced riders to spend all day with horses while doing good for the wildlife conservation in the area. Bliss for passionate horse people. ... More»»

Southern Africa Discovery

Southern Africa Discovery

a life changing 28 day tour including Kruger (South Africa) Swaziland volunteering and Mozambique diving/snorkeling with whalesharks... More»»

Kruger & Panorama Package

Kruger & Panorama Package

Experiencing the Kruger National Park is probably the single most desired activity to do when visiting South Africa. Add this on to some of our volunteer projects. Plus the Panorama Route and Big Swing!... More»»

Wild Dog & Elephant Research

Wild Dog & Elephant Research

This amazing Wild Dog & Elephant Research and Conservation Project in Namibia is the best you will find. If you are passionate about saving the Wild Dog then this project is for you - plus a few elephants thrown in for good measure. ... More»»

Neuras Wine and Conservation

Neuras Wine and Conservation

Neuras Wine and Conservation combines two very unique things and one makes the other possible - a vineyard and conservation! Professional Photography landscapes and lots of different things to do each day with wildlife.... More»»

Bush 2 Beach Program

Bush 2 Beach Program

Bush to Beach Program takes in surfing and African Wildlife - what more do you need. 7 days at each location plus learn to surf. ... More»»

Finding Destiny Marine Conservation and Whale Sharks

Finding Destiny Marine Conservation and Whale Sharks

you will help on a multitude of research projects. These include monitoring of whale shark numbers, behaviour and ecology and taking underwater identification photographs; monitoring the condition of coral reefs... More»»

Bush To Babies Project

Bush To Babies Project

Bush2Babies Project is combining work in a Soweto orphanage as well as experiencing South Africa Wildlife... More»»

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Our exciting wildlife programs focus on the preservation of nature, and allows participants from all over the world the opportunity to work with Africa's wildlife in a variety of roles. 

We place participants in several projects ranging from a refuge for injured animals and orphaned chimpanzees to working in a lion breeding program, and the monitoring of elephants, and cheetahs. 

Have a look through the different volunteer projects on the right hand menu - but please don't hesitate to give us a shout if you're having trouble deciding. 

 

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