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

Here at Workaway you will find 175 hosts and organizations for volunteer work in South Africa.
Low cost travel without having to pay expensive agency fees.

Loving person to help with children and house in the li...
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Farm stay in the Drakensberg of South Africa
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Looking for help at our new hostel situated in the smal...
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Work-exchange in a backpackers, Cape Town
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Travel to regions in South Africa

  • Eastern Cape (41)

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

  • Gauteng (6)

    Johannesburg, Benoni, Pretoria, Vereeniging, Springs

  • KwaZulu-Natal (22)

    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 (84)

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

Workaway feedback slides

There are 836 reviews for 118 Hosts and organizations in South Africa.
118 Hosts in South Africa were rated at least 4.9/5!

Danie and Suzanne have big hearts for their big farm in a classic vast, harsh Kalahari countryside. Danie is a man who is a gracious, trusting, strong...


I had a great time here! Riaan and all the other staff, as well as local friends, were great. Communication was good and Riaan was sure to look out fo...


We spent 50 days in this place. And it was 50 wonderful days.

We helped out in the kitchen and in the hotel bar, in the painting of Diane's house. Th...


O Luc é uma pessoa maravilhosa, que criou esse projeto incrível, eu fiquei apaixonada pela comunidade e por cada criança ! Recomendo essa vaga para qu...


I stayed here for a short while when another workaway did not work out. They were super friendly and very welcoming. It was easy going and a lovely pl...


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