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White Shark and Marine Conservation Volunteer, South Africa

Program Duration

1-2 Weeks, 2-4 Weeks, 5-8 Weeks, 9-12 Weeks


Please check availability with a Twin Work & Volunteer adviser. Call or visit our website


- Minimum age: 18 years
- Training will be given on site, so no specific marine skills or experience is required
- You will need to be reasonably fit and able to be out all day


  • English

Cost in US$:

£308 per week - the price in dollars can vary according to currency exchange rates.

Cost Includes:

  • Written materials pre-departure
  • In-country staff support
  • In-country orientation/Training
  • Pre-departure orientation/Training
  • Housing

Program Fees Include:

- Pre-departure information and advice
- Pick up from Cape Town city centre to the project, (however, volunteers will need to arrange their own transport from the airport to the city centre)
- In-country induction and training
- Programme materials
- Accommodation: volunteer or on-project residence, homestay or hostel/lodge
- 24 hour emergency contacts and support
- Donation to the project
- Sightseeing activities
- Activities as part of the programme
- Trips on the boat

Experience Required


Volunteer Types

  • Animal Welfare
  • Business
  • Conservation
  • Eco-tourism
  • Education
  • Environment
  • Marine Conservation
  • Tourism
  • Wildlife

This Program is open to

Kiwi, Australian, Canadian, European and American Participants.

Typical Living Arrangements

  • Other
  • Apartment/Flat
  • Group living

Application Process Involves

  • Online Application
  • Other
  • Phone/Video Interview

Typically The Application Process Time is

48 hours