South Africa

Enjoy the valuable experience of planning and running your own event from start to finish! Gain experience in all aspects of planning and running events; from budgeting, to marketing, to team management.

  • Gain practical experience of planning your own events
  • Develop your CV to compete in the job market
  • Gain valuable organisation and leadership skills
  • Immerse yourself in the local culture

Work Experience program details:
Sunday Free Day Free Day
Monday Event Planning Event Planning
Tuesday Event Planning Event Planning
Wednesday Event Planning Event Planning
Thursday Event Planning Event Planning
Friday Event Planning Cultural Activity
Saturday Excursion Excursion

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Ever dreamed of getting work experience in Africa? We provide safe, ethical and life-changing programmes for volunteers of all ages and walks of life.

  • All project operating costs, equipment, tools and resources
  • Return Bus Ticket from Cape Town or Johannesburg to Knysna
  • Pick up & drop off from arrival points (George airport or Knysna bus stop)
  • 24/7 emergency support
  • Orientation & Training
  • Accommodation in our Volunteer House
  • 3 Meals a day
  • Project Related Transport
  • Project T-shirts
  • Dedicated coordinators to assist you daily
  • Project support and feedback sessions throughout your stay
  • Assistance with optional activities and tours
  • Assistance obtaining a local SIM Card for your phone
  • Additional cultural and outdoor activities on Friday afternoons (and some evenings)
  • Free, unlimited Wi-Fi and computer access in the Knysna volunteer house
  • Post-project involvement, and an exclusive return volunteer discount

Challenge Level: Comfortable

comfortable-1hand1You will have access to all amenities including running water, electricity. Most bankcards work at local banks (VISA, MasterCard, AMEX) and you will have access to the Internet. You will also find that you can purchase almost anything at local shops.

Recommended for those who enjoy having access to restaurants and shops as well as daily communication with friends and family at home.

Volunteer on this Program from:

GBP360per week

*Please contact us for pricing for stays of more than 8 weeks

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You'll be in Knysna South Africa


Knysna is one of the most beautiful parts of South Africa. Stunning views, impressive mountain passes, lush green forests and white sandy beaches.

Knysna really is paradise and it’s no surprise that it has been voted South Africa’s favorite holiday town on many occasions!

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