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Here at Workaway you will find 129 hosts and organisations for volunteer work in South Africa.
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Travel to regions in South Africa

  • Eastern Cape  (32)

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

  • Free State  (1)
  • Gauteng  (9)

    Johannesburg, Benoni, Pretoria, Vereeniging, Springs

  • KwaZulu-Natal  (18)

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

  • Limpopo  (4)

    Polokwane, Thohoyandou, Tzaneen, Lebowakgomo, Musina

  • Mpumalanga  (4)

    Nelspruit, Middelburg, Bethal, Standerton, Volksrust, Komatipoort

  • North West  (3)

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

  • Northern Cape  (2)

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

  • Western Cape  (51)

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

Latest from our community in South Africa

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There are 888 reviews for 91 Hosts and organizations in South Africa.
91 Hosts in South Africa were rated at least 4.9/5!

I spent three weeks with Debbie and Theo in July and August of 2022, teaching English at the local high school in the mornings and at their education ...

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We had a great month at the farm. Paula, E, Callum and Kyla were very friendly and welcoming hosts. Paula and E are very busy but they are still relax...

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Hello Peter and Anja!

I stayed in the farm for three weeks but i could have stayed there for months. I’m grateful to have joint this family as my fir...

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My friend and I stayed 3 weeks and our experience was wonderful!
Bettina and Michael are the best hosts and the team of the ranch (restaurant, guesth...

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I had a great time at the farm with Pieter and Anja!
The place is very nice, in a beautiful environment, with a wonderful dam nearby. The work was ha...

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