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 193 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  (42)

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

  • Gauteng  (9)

    Johannesburg, Benoni, Pretoria, Vereeniging, Springs

  • KwaZulu-Natal  (26)

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

  • Limpopo  (3)

    Polokwane, Thohoyandou, Tzaneen, Lebowakgomo, Musina

  • Mpumalanga  (6)

    Nelspruit, Middelburg, Bethal, Standerton, Volksrust, Komatipoort

  • North West  (4)

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

  • Northern Cape  (5)

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

  • Western Cape  (90)

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

Workaway feedback slides

There are 1000 reviews for 127 Hosts and organizations in South Africa.
127 Hosts in South Africa were rated at least 4.9/5!

It was my first workaway. At the origin, I planned to stay 3 weeks at Pieter's nursery but because of the covid I stayed 4 months and a half. It was s...

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Sorry this feedback is a bit late. I spent 7 weeks here and this farm is amazing. It has it all - the animals, the work, the location, the weather and...

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My experience here was awesome! I was lucky enough to attend a sumemr solstice festival with the crew and I loved it, everyone was super welcoming and...

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I had a wonderful time at their place. Bettina and Michiel have their big heart on the right place. It was so hard to say good bye and if I could, I’d...

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What can I say ? INCREDIBLE farm, I'm so happy to went there with Kate. I don't know if I preferred Kate or his farm but both are so cool,
you really...

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Popular Hosts and organizations in South Africa

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