Do you care about the fate of our fragile planet? If so, there's no more worthwhile way of spending your gap year than by getting involved in conservation volunteering. Issues such as climate change, deforestation and poaching are an increasing problem. The world's wonderful wildlife and diversity is under threat and needs your help! Conservation projects across the world aim to combat this. By becoming a valuable volunteer abroad you can help them achieve their goals!
Get involved in wildlife projects abroad and help care for amazing animals. Help out as a conservation volunteer looking after national parks or game reserves. Become a marine conservation volunteer and protect coral reefs and marine life. Get involved in wildlife rescue projects and help rehabilitate animals. Help to save sea turtles in stunning coastal destinations. Protect big game from poaching in Africa. Or join a unique wilderness internship in Canada and work with wildlife. If you care about conservation we offer an incredible range of rewarding conservation volunteering programmes around the world!
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Do you care about conservation? Become a conservation volunteer and help protect some of the world’s amazing environments. Head to South Africa and sign up for our Volunteer & Safari Adventure, staying on a private game reserve. Take part in vital wildlife conservation and anti-poaching projects. Help protect, preserve and restore wild habitats at an Australian conservation project. Or sign up for a wilderness internship in Canada and do conservation work at some of the country’s awesome National Parks.
If you care about the welfare of the world’s wildlife, why not volunteer at a wildlife project? Get involved with animal rescue in the Amazon or have an elephant experience in Thailand. Work with wildlife projects in Costa Rica or Australia. Protect incredible orangutans in Indonesia. Or travel to South Africa and volunteer with big cats or mischievous monkeys!
Make a difference around the world as a marine conservation volunteer. The earth’s underwater world is under threat. Scuba dive and help with marine conservation in beautiful Belize. Help save sea turtles in Bali, Costa Rica or Sri Lanka. Dive in marine worlds off the coast of Fiji’s paradise islands. Or save Great White Sharks, whales and other marine wildlife in stunning South Africa!
Change the world for the better as a conservation volunteer!
13 days of wildlife and safari adventures in South Africa!
Live on a South African game reserve, volunteer with wildlife conservation and in the local community, go on amazing safaris and explore Kruger National Park on this 13-day Volunteer & Safari Adventure!
A 21-day wildlife conservation, safari and adventure trip in South Africa!
Our 21-day epic South African adventure! Combines wildlife conservation, community volunteering, stunning safaris, camping in Kruger National Park, adventure activities and exciting excursions. It’s the ultimate African experience!
2 - 4 weeks
Have an awesome elephant experience in stunning rural Thailand
Get up close to these amazing creatures at an elephant project and live in a rural Thai village community. Help bathe the elephants, plant crops and harvest bamboo, and get involved with local community projects. A magical experience!
2 - 8 weeks
Hands-on experience with exotic furry friends
Become a wildlife sanctuary volunteer and rescue and rehabilitate some amazing creatures in South Africa. Get up close to a range of African animals including monkeys, big cats and servals!
Become a wildlife volunteer on Australia’s Kangaroo Island
Volunteer at an amazing wildlife sanctuary on Australia’s unspoilt Kangaroo Island. Live amongst the incredible native animals and enjoy the awesome wild scenery Down Under!
4 weeks or longer
Amazing wildlife or conservation internships in Canada!
A unique and amazing opportunity to become an unpaid wilderness intern in rural Canada! Help at wildlife or conservation projects with charitable or non-profit organisations in the Canadian wilderness, such as National Parks and rescue centres.
Help with turtle conservation on an unspoilt Balinese island!
Volunteer at an incredible turtle conservation project on an idyllic Indonesian island in Bali. Enjoy a cultural immersion week then head to an unspoilt island to volunteer with turtles.