Living with Rhinos Program Quick Facts -

Living with Rhinos Program Quick Facts



icon_type-of-project Type of project:  Rhino Conservation and Rehabilitation
icon_minimum Duration of the project: 1 – 12 week(s)
icon_minimum Safety: Safe and secure location
icon_location Location: Touws River: Cape Town
icon_airport Airport: Cape Town International Airport (code: CPT)
icon_minimum_age Minimum Age: 18
icon_maximum_age Maximum Age: None, however you must be physically fit.
icon_included Included:
  • 3 meals daily
  • Accommodation
  • 2 Airport Transfers
  • Generous program donation
  • 24 hour emergency contact
  • Laundry
  • Fun and exciting lifetime experience
icon_excluded Excluded:
  • Flights
  • Visa (if required)
  • Travel Insurance
icon_accommodation Accommodation: Volunteers will stay in the volunteer house consisting of 2-4 sleeper rooms, each with its own bathroom and a porch looking out onto the beautiful Karoo dessert. There will be a volunteer coordinator living on site.
icon_work_schedule Work Schedule: Monday – Thursday: (7am to 4pm) Rhino work; including feeding, cleaning enclosures, mud baths, companionship, walks and lessons. Anti-poaching unit training (dogs and puppies); feeding, cleaning enclosures, grooming, training, playing with, walking and lessons.
Fence patrols; either by horseback or quad bike.
Additional tasks include; vegetable picking, farm maintenance, conservation lessons, ARC ( Rescue Centre) tasks including enclosure cleaning, hydroponic work (aquatics and plants)

Friday: Excursion (Zip lining, Cape Town, Horseback Safari, Quad bike Safari, Day Spa)

Saturday Morning: Rhino work; including feeding, cleaning enclosures, mud baths, companionship, walks and lessons.

Sunday: Departure

icon_menu Menu: Volunteers will be provided with 3 wholesome meals daily.Should you have any dietary requirements please advise us before hand.
icon_outings Outings: Cape Town, V & A Waterfront, Zip Lining, Touws River tour and many more!
icon_required Required Travel and Medical Insurance. Insurance is a requirement of this program, as you will be exposed to elements of wildlife and nature.