Big 5 Conservation - Volunteer Reviews


Read what our volunteers say about their time volunteering

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Monika - 2017

“It was my second time volunteering and it will not be my last.”

Marlene - 2017

“I’m Glad and Proud to have taken part in the Dinokeng project which was an incredible new experience to me. It taught me that saving Africa’s wildlife is not so easy but a lot of fun. I’m sure I’ll be back.”

Karolina - 2017

“Everyone should be part of such a project at least once in their lifetime to experience the magic of South Africa’s bush and wildlife.”

Janna - 2017

“My whole stay in South Africa was absolutely amazing and I will try to integrate all I have learned going forward, and I can’t wait to come back." 

Eliana - 2017

“I really enjoyed the time in Africa and we had the best leader. I will return home with great memories.”

Michael - 2017

“South Africa is a beautiful country with a very interesting history and huge diversity of traditions, languages, people and wildlife… It’s definitely a rainbow nation.”


  • Tourism Concern
  • Association of Bonded Travel Organisers Trust
  • Right Tourism
  • DOFE
  • theguardian
  • the independent
  • Sunday Times
  • Year Out Group
  • Best Volunteering Organisation
  • Wall Street Journal