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

Here at Workaway you will find 182 hosts and organizations for volunteer work in South Africa.
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Volunteer teaching in South Africa - Transkei, Eastern ...
  • South Africa
Help us with our daily life on the farm in the Kalahari...
  • South Africa
Help at a plant Nursery near Kruger National Park, Whit...
  • South Africa
Help develop a balancing retreat on a gorgeous eco farm...
  • South Africa
Nursery, vegetable growers and kennels in the Western C...
  • South Africa
Farm stay in the Drakensberg of South Africa
  • South Africa
Independent surf house looking for some help in Jeffrey...
  • South Africa
Help at a children's home in the Eastern Cape, South Af...
  • South Africa

Travel to regions in South Africa

  • Eastern Cape  (44)

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

  • Gauteng  (5)

    Johannesburg, Benoni, Pretoria, Vereeniging, Springs

  • KwaZulu-Natal  (25)

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

  • Limpopo  (2)

    Polokwane, Thohoyandou, Tzaneen, Lebowakgomo, Musina

  • Mpumalanga  (5)

    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  (85)

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

Last minute volunteer opportunities

Here you will find 4 last minute opportunities for volunteering in South Africa from Hosts that have indicated that they require help immediately.

Last minute
Come and learn a unque style of woodwork and alternativ...
  • South Africa
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Volunteer teaching in South Africa - Transkei, Eastern ...
  • South Africa
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Help at a plant Nursery near Kruger National Park, Whit...
  • South Africa
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Permaculture farm with cob buildings in the beautiful K...
  • South Africa

Workaway feedback slides

There are 906 reviews for 121 Hosts and organizations in South Africa.
121 Hosts in South Africa were rated at least 4.9/5!

Hi guys,
My experience in LSB in one word: AMAZING!!! I had really an unforgettable time. All the people there like staff and travelers made my stay ...


We stayed for 3 weeks at Pieter's nursery helping to move plants, plant seedlings etc. etc. In the weekends we went on a trip to ride the panorama rou...


Pi and Vaughn was my first workaway experience and I can say probably the best ever!
I stay there for 5 weeks and it was amazing. I had learned so mu...


Our experience with Sally and Pieter was absolutely incredible! They have a wealth of knowledge and recourses regarding organic farming, solar energy ...


Sam and Kiran are a lovely family, not even mention Ninja and Jynx (the two cats). The cottage is cozy and is located in the middle of a beautiful nat...


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