Experience busy farm life, and join our team in nature in the Western Cape, South Africa


South Africa

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  • Description


    We are a busy family run farm in the heart of the Karoo, Western Cape. With a variety of different departments: sheep, stud cattle, fruit, irrigation, engineering, general farming.

    We are pro-actively involved in many local educational schemes / programs to uplift our local community and farm workers while running the farm.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Charity Work
    Art Projects
    Help with Eco Projects
    DIY and building projects
    Animal Care
    Farmstay help
    Creating/ Cooking family meals
    Help around the house
    General Maintenance

  • UN sustainablity goals this host is trying to achieve

    UN sustainablity goals this host is trying to achieve

    UN goals
    No poverty
    Zero hunger
    Good health and well-being
    Quality education
    Gender equality
    Clean water and sanitation
    Affordable and clean energy
    Decent work and economic growth
    Industries, innovation and infrastructure
    Reduce inequality
    Sustainable cities and communities
    Responsible consumption and production
    Climate action
    Life below water
    Life on land
    Peace, justice and strong institutions
    Partnerships for the goals
  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Realizing how giving back to a community can be rewarding - priceless.

  • Projects involving children

    Projects involving children

    This project could involve children. For more information see our guidelines and tips here.

  • Help


    Farm work is not for everyone - know this.
    We have many wonderful innovative ideas and are daily working on a variety of tasks:
    Admin - animal data on computer (data entry) and maintenance of farming data. Renovating worker's houses and general accommodation for eco tourism, building toilet- and shower facilities for the workforce, designing clever innovative time and energy saving ideas, general maintenance on tractors and farm implements,

    The season determine the demand.

  • Languages spoken

    Afrikaans: Fluent
    English: Fluent

  • Accommodation


    Specific accommodation to be finalized and agreed depending on availability.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    Ideal volunteer would be mature (29+) professional person with life experience and a willingness to work hard and get involved in projects. An outdoor person, team player and servant heart would also be advantages.

    Volunteers need to organize their own working insurance.

  • A little more information

    A little more information

    • Internet access

    • Limited internet access

      Limited internet access

    • We have pets

    • We are smokers

    • Can host families

  • Space for parking camper vans

    Space for parking camper vans

    This host can provide space for campervans.

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?


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    Hours expected

    5 hours a day, 5 days a week

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Host ref number: 13636644344b