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Permaculture and Horticulture Internship in South Africa

Program Duration

2-4 Weeks, 5-8 Weeks, 9-12 Weeks


  • English

Program Fees Include:

• Accommodation: Dorm accommodation in a lively house, cafe on the premises
• Scheduled airport pick up and drop off from Cape Town International Airport on a Monday
• Training: Pre-departure information pack, on-site orientation and project induction provided
• Support: 24 hour support from on-site coordinator
• Free water bottle
• Assistance with planning your weekend excursions from local staff
• Certificate on completion of your internship

Experience Required


    Interns should have experience of gardening and vegetable growing as well as have had some practice identifying trees and seed propagation. Some studies should also have been attempted in a related field. A full CV/resume will be requested upon application to assess your suitability for the programme. Documentation will be required to support your application including a letter of motivation. You will be asked to attend a telephone interview as there is a selection process for this placement.

Volunteer Types

  • Agriculture
  • Building & Construction Projects
  • Community Development
  • Environment
  • Grassroots Organization
  • Human Rights
  • Tree Planting

This Program is open to

Worldwide Participants.

Typical Living Arrangements

  • Dormitory

Application Process Involves

  • Online Application