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24 Hour Volunteering Experience

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USD 692.87
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What to Expect

Lectures on Shark behaviour; biology; conservation and incidents. Beach clean-ups. Visit to the local animal welfare, BARC, to assist walking the dogs etc. Tuesdays are our Recycle Swop Shop Day-this is our long-standing community project working alongside school children. Tuesday nights are also our Pub Quiz nights–all proceeds go to BARC. Visit to the Penguin and Seabird Sanctuary. Walk along Danger Point to the Lighthouse, collecting ocean debris along the way. Visit the South African Shark Conservancy in Hermanus for lectures. Join in any local festivals that might be on during your stay. Movie night or a Braai night with the volunteers and Marine Biologists.

Stop At:

• White Shark Projects, 16 Geelbek St, Van Dyks Bay, Gansbaai, 7220, South Africa
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Important Information
Departure Point
16 Geelbek St, Van Dyks Bay, 7220, South Africa
Departure Time
6/6/2019 - 11/30/2020Monday - Sunday:08:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
  • All diving equipment on board the Shark Team
  • Breakfast
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • One nights Accommodation at a 4 star Guest house
  • All other meals and drinks not mentioned above.
  • Any item of a personal nature.
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Unfortunately we didn't see any sharks and they warned us that out of the 8 companies that go shark watching in that area none had any sightings for the past week, they offered us a full refund before we went out on the boat but we had travelled over 2 hours to get there so went
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I have been with White Shark Projects both as a tourist and also as a volunteer (twice) staying with them for 7 weeks in total. I chose to come back to this company firstly because of the friendly atmosphere that greets you as soon as you meet everyone. Everyone there is like a
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I spent two weeks with White Shark Projects as a volunteer and by the end of it, I thoroughly regretted that I hadn't signed on for longer. I expected, going into it, that the volunteer program would consist of endless chores and long hours--and I would have still been happy to
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Key Details
  • White Shark Projects
  • Duration: 24h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Instant confirmation
  • Languages Offered: English
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