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Here at Workaway you will find 134 hosts and organisations for volunteer work in South Africa.
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Travel to regions in South Africa

  • Eastern Cape   (28 )

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

  • Free State   (1 )
  • Gauteng   (6 )

    Johannesburg, Benoni, Pretoria, Vereeniging, Springs

  • KwaZulu-Natal   (22 )

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

  • Limpopo   (5 )

    Polokwane, Thohoyandou, Tzaneen, Lebowakgomo, Musina

  • Mpumalanga   (8 )

    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   (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 975 reviews for 95 Hosts and organizations in South Africa.
95 Hosts in South Africa were rated at least 4.9/5!

I had the pleasure of staying at the Farm from January to April 2024, and it was an incredible experience since day 1. The farm is beautifully maintai...


I’ve spent 2 weeks on Sallys and Pieter’s wonderful farm. It was my first Workaway experience and I couldn’t imagine it to be any better. After I had ...


I had the best time at the hostel. I spent 2 months working at reception and would really recommend it to anyone. The work is fairly simple and is qui...


It will for always have a place in my heart! It is hard to describe, but the moment I arrived I felt how special it is there. I helped with social med...


Pieter is a genuine Afrikaner—tough, rough, smart, hard-working, knowledgeable, and fun (especially from Friday afternoon). He will give you a true co...


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Popular Hosts and organizations in South Africa

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