Living with Orphaned Rhinos Quick Facts -

Living with Orphaned Rhinos Quick Facts



icon_type-of-project Type of project: Animal conservation
icon_minimum Duration of the project: 2 – 12 weeks
icon_minimum Safety: 24 hour security to ensure volunteers are safe and secure
icon_location Location: The project is based in Mphumalanga, North West ,Gauteng
icon_airport Airport: O.R. Tambo (JNB) or Nelspruit Airport (code: MQP). If volunteers are looking for a more cost effective way, there is a bus that leaves from O.R. Tambo at 10:45AM that arrives in Nelspruit, please find details at http://www.citybug.co.za/, VSA can assist with booking if you choose to take the bus.
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
  • Laundry
  • SIM card
  • 2 airport transfers
  • Welcome pack
  • VSA Crew t-shirt
  • 24 hour emergency contact number
icon_excluded Excluded:
  • Flights
  • Visa (if required)
  • Travel insurance
icon_laundry Laundry: Washing is done on site
icon_accommodation Accommodation: Volunteers stay in shared cabins with en suite bathrooms. There is a fully equipped kitchen, covered veranda, lounge area, and lecture room.
icon_work_schedule Work Schedule: No Set work schedule – volunteers work according to the needs of the animals
icon_menu Menu: All food will be provided for volunteers. We can cater to vegetarians. If you have any additional dietary requirements (vegan, gluten free etc.) may be required to purchase additional food upon arrival.
icon_outings Outings: Trip to the Kruger National Park / tourist attractions within the area can be organized and will come at an additional cost.
icon_required Required We want our volunteers to have an open mind, a love and respect for wildlife, and that you are excited to have a hands-on experience in our incredible country!