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Volunteer work in South Africa!

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1. Posted by billybliss (Full Member 29 posts) 13y Star this if you like it!

Hi all,
I am planning to go travelling as from Feb next year for as long as I can! (was planning on going in Sept but have some work commitments before I go!) I was origionally just planning to go to Australia. But as I love animals and South Africa ( I used to live in Phalaborwa at a very young age with my parents and have been back visiting for many years since!) I have decided to undertake some voluntary work before I go and work with Baboons in Phalaborwa for a month or so before I take up full time travelling, has anyone got any advice or any experiances they can tell be about before I take up my travels? Or any other ideas on voluntry work in South Africa I can do! Any help or advice would be much appreciated!!

Cheers

Kelly

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3. Posted by BasiaAlm (Full Member 61 posts) 12y Star this if you like it!

volunteer opportunities all over the worls can be found at www.idealist.org

4. Posted by billybliss (Full Member 29 posts) 12y Star this if you like it!

Thankyou both so much for your help!!! If you have any more ideas please let me know!!!

5. Posted by johan5 (First Time Poster 1 posts) 12y Star this if you like it!

For volunteer work in South Africa also see www.gapwork.co.za. These jobs are in hospitality and tourism positions.

6. Posted by Nix1 (Full Member 25 posts) 12y Star this if you like it!

Hi,

There's the Cheetah and Wildlife Centre at Hartebeespoort Dam (Joburg) E-Mail: cheetah@dewildt.org.za

The Elephant Sanctuary E-Mail: elephantsanctuary@mweb.co.za
Website: www.elephantsanctuary.co.za

7. Posted by africall (Budding Member 10 posts) 12y Star this if you like it!

If you would like information on volunteer opportunities, please contact me on my e-mail address.

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