Our volunteers get to meet some of Africa’s most beloved animal species as they work closely with our guides.




Get close to some of Africa’s predators and antelope | Feeding and caring for animals | Participating in game drives and other activities | Meet guests from all over the world | Learn about African culture | Living with other volunteers from all over the world | Developing personal strengths and life skills | Traditional South African bush meal (Braai/BBQ)


The Lion and Safari Park is over a 1000-hectare wilderness reserve situated in the Cradle of Humankind World Heritage Site, close to Hartbeespoort Dam and the Magaliesburg Mountain Range, only 20min from Lanseria International Airport and 40min from Johannesburg. The park offers guests an incredible opportunity to get up close to many of South Africa’s most iconic animals. Our mission is to provide an opportunity for guests, both local and international to learn more about these wonderful African animals.

The Lion & Safari Park offer volunteers from all over the world the opportunity to experience Africa – all in one park. The unique ambience of the large game farm roamed by Giraffe, Zebra, Gemsbok, Springbuck, Blesbok, Kudu, Sable and Ostrich to name a few, is guaranteed to make your stay unforgettable.


Accommodation is provided and all rooms are en-suite. It is within driving distance from our park and transportation will be provided. The accommodation has a swimming pool, bar and restaurant where you can enjoy your off time.

The Lion & Safari Park offers a great diversity of landscapes, from mountains, river, forestry areas to open plains. The Lion & Safari Park is voted as one of the world’s top 100 tourism destination that focuses on the wellbeing of the various species, in particular Cheetah, Hyena, the endangered Wild Dog and the rare White Lion.