Volunteer, work and travel in
South Africa

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Volunteer and work in South Africa - low cost travel abroad - Workaway

Here at Workaway you will find 186 hosts and organizations for volunteer work in South Africa.
Low cost travel without having to pay expensive agency fees.


Travel to regions in South Africa

  • Eastern Cape  (43)

    Port Elizabeth, East London, Uitenhage, Bhisho, Umtata, Queenstown, Grahamstown, Graaff Reinet, Cradock, Aliwal North

  • Gauteng  (6)

    Johannesburg, Benoni, Pretoria, Vereeniging, Springs

  • KwaZulu-Natal  (26)

    Durban, Pietermaritzburg, Vryheid, Ladysmith, Port Shepstone, Ulundi, Ubomba

  • Limpopo  (2)

    Polokwane, Thohoyandou, Tzaneen, Lebowakgomo, Musina

  • Mpumalanga  (6)

    Nelspruit, Middelburg, Bethal, Standerton, Volksrust, Komatipoort

  • North West  (3)

    Klerksdorp, Rustenburg, Potchefstroom, Mmabatho, Brits, Vryburg, Bloemhof

  • Northern Cape  (5)

    Kimberley, Upington, De Aar, Kuruman, Prieska, Colesberg, Springbok, Carnarvon, Poffader, Alexander Bay

  • Western Cape  (87)

    Cape Town, Paarl, George, Worcester, Oudtshoorn, Saldanha, Knysna, Beaufort West, Mossel Bay, Hermanus

Workaway feedback slides

There are 939 reviews for 121 Hosts and organizations in South Africa.
121 Hosts in South Africa were rated at least 4.9/5!

We stayed around 4 weeks at this guesthouse. It was our first Workaway and it was a nice experience.
The Stuff was really friendly and helpful (espec...

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Wonderful part of South Africa with the warmest weather and the warmest hosts :) Bettina, Michiel were wonderful hosts, whose love of horses is tangib...

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I spent one month at the farm with Gerry's family and I really enjoyed my stay there. This was a really chill and peaceful way of life, the job was di...

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Was nice to be there.

Expect the unexpected and leave time behind. It's Vukani Timezone there and Neil, Lee and the family make it really special wi...

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We stayed at The Brewery for 5 weeks with Andre and Yolandi over the holiday season. It was a lot of work and very busy the first 4 weeks. It was grea...

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Popular Hosts and organizations in South Africa

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