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Volunteer at a Big 5 Reserve

Program Duration

2-4 Weeks, 5-8 Weeks


Year round. Start / end day is always a Tuesday.


* Have a willing mind and a strong back
* Applicants do not require any specific qualifications or special training to volunteer at this project

Minimum Education

High School


  • English

Cost in US$:

USD 480-00 per week

Cost Includes:

  • Food
  • Housing

Program Fees Include:

*Transfers between Eastgate Airport (in Hoedspruit) and the project on arrival
* Meals and accommodation once at the project
* Transfers between the project and Eastgate Airport (in Hoedspruit) on departure

Experience Required


Volunteer Types

  • Conservation
  • Environment

Typical Volunteer

There are no typical volunteers - those that do volunteer, come from a variety of backrounds and ages, and have a variety of reasons for wanting to volunteer. Volunteers are likeminded people who care, and have a desire to make something of themselves during their stay at the project.

Age Range

18+ years of age

This Program is open to

Worldwide Participants. This Program is also open to Couples and Individuals.

Typical Living Arrangements

  • Group living

Participants Travel


Typically Participants Work

in Groups

Application Process Involves

  • Other