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Argentina - Buenos Aires

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Volunteer projects available in Argentina - Buenos Aires

Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
2 weeks AU$924 Equivalent to AU$66/day
3 weeks AU$1148 Equivalent to AU$55/day
4 weeks AU$1372 Equivalent to AU$49/day
5 weeks AU$1596 Equivalent to AU$46/day
6 weeks AU$1820 Equivalent to AU$44/day
8 weeks AU$2267 Equivalent to AU$41/day
10 weeks AU$2715 Equivalent to AU$39/day
12 weeks AU$3163 Equivalent to AU$38/day
  • Accommodation
  • Breakfast
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Discounts on language lessons
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of AU$431 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • The Construction and Renovation project has an extra cost of US$35 per week, while the Healthcare project has an extra cost of US$65 per week. These extra costs cover the supervision, materials and the logistics involved in these projects.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, lunch and dinner, public transport to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Buenos Aires generally find US$160 to be sufficient for weekly expenses, including in-country tours and optional Spanish lessons.

Argentina - Cordoba

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Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week AU$469 Equivalent to AU$67/day
2 weeks AU$780 Equivalent to AU$56/day
3 weeks AU$1047 Equivalent to AU$50/day
4 weeks AU$1314 Equivalent to AU$47/day
5 weeks AU$1581 Equivalent to AU$46/day
6 weeks AU$1841 Equivalent to AU$44/day
8 weeks AU$2347 Equivalent to AU$42/day
10 weeks AU$2838 Equivalent to AU$41/day
12 weeks AU$3271 Equivalent to AU$39/day
  • Accommodation
  • Breakfast and dinner
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Discounts on language lessons
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of AU$431 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • The Construction and Renovation project has an extra cost of US$35 per week for supervision, materials and the logistics involved in this project.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, lunch, public transport to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Cordoba generally find US$80 to be sufficient for weekly expenses, including in-country tours and optional Spanish lessons.

Australia

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Volunteer projects available in Australia

Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week AU$1458 Equivalent to AU$209/day
2 weeks AU$2946 Equivalent to AU$211/day
  • Accommodation
  • Daily breakfast and weekday lunches
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of AU$431 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Program Fees for the Australia program are non-refundable once inside 30 days of the program start date.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, some meals, public transportation to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Australia generally find US$200 per week to be sufficient for expenses, such as weekend lunches and all dinners, and local tours and activities.

Bali - Lovina

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Volunteer projects available in Bali - Lovina

Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week AU$505 Equivalent to AU$73/day
2 weeks AU$743 Equivalent to AU$54/day
3 weeks AU$982 Equivalent to AU$47/day
4 weeks AU$1198 Equivalent to AU$43/day
5 weeks AU$1408 Equivalent to AU$41/day
6 weeks AU$1610 Equivalent to AU$39/day
8 weeks AU$2000 Equivalent to AU$36/day
10 weeks AU$2390 Equivalent to AU$35/day
12 weeks AU$2780 Equivalent to AU$34/day
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of AU$431 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • The School and Community Renovation project has an extra cost of US$50 per week for supervision, materials and the logistics involved in this project.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, public transport to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Bali - Lovina generally find US$50 per week to be sufficient for expenses.

Bali - Ubud

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Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week AU$469 Equivalent to AU$67/day
2 weeks AU$707 Equivalent to AU$51/day
3 weeks AU$946 Equivalent to AU$46/day
4 weeks AU$1162 Equivalent to AU$42/day
5 weeks AU$1372 Equivalent to AU$40/day
6 weeks AU$1574 Equivalent to AU$38/day
8 weeks AU$1964 Equivalent to AU$36/day
10 weeks AU$2354 Equivalent to AU$34/day
12 weeks AU$2744 Equivalent to AU$33/day
Bali - Ubud: Turtle Conservation Project
Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
2 weeks AU$938 Equivalent to AU$67/day
3 weeks AU$1372 Equivalent to AU$66/day
4 weeks AU$1805 Equivalent to AU$65/day
5 weeks AU$2181 Equivalent to AU$63/day
6 weeks AU$2556 Equivalent to AU$61/day
8 weeks AU$3221 Equivalent to AU$58/day
10 weeks AU$3885 Equivalent to AU$56/day
12 weeks AU$4550 Equivalent to AU$55/day
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of AU$431 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • The Construction and Renovation project has an extra cost of US$50 per week for supervision, materials and the logistics involved in this project. Please note that if you choose the 1-week Introduction, the surcharge will only start from your second week. You can find the schedule outlined on the program page.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Bali - Ubud generally find US$50 per week to be sufficient for expenses.

Belgium

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Volunteer projects available in Belgium

Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week AU$931 Equivalent to AU$133/day
2 weeks AU$1755 Equivalent to AU$126/day
3 weeks AU$2564 Equivalent to AU$123/day
4 weeks AU$3445 Equivalent to AU$124/day
5 weeks AU$4239 Equivalent to AU$122/day
6 weeks AU$5034 Equivalent to AU$120/day
  • Accommodation
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of AU$431 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, meals, public transport to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Belgium generally find US$200 to be sufficient for basic weekly expenses including transport and miscellaneous expenses.

Belize

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Volunteer projects available in Belize

Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week AU$1235 Equivalent to AU$177/day
2 weeks AU$2354 Equivalent to AU$169/day
3 weeks AU$3474 Equivalent to AU$166/day
4 weeks AU$4593 Equivalent to AU$165/day
5 weeks AU$5713 Equivalent to AU$164/day
6 weeks AU$6832 Equivalent to AU$163/day
8 weeks AU$9071 Equivalent to AU$162/day
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of AU$431 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, and transport to and from the airport.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Belize generally find US$200 to be sufficient for basic weekly expenses, including accommodation and meals on the mainland for Friday, Saturday and Sunday nights, and miscellaneous spending.
  • Please note: Volunteers will need to budget an extra US$25 per week for Marine Conservation Park fees and US$25 per week for dive gear rental.

Brazil

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Volunteer projects available in Brazil

Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
2 weeks AU$787 Equivalent to AU$57/day
3 weeks AU$1003 Equivalent to AU$48/day
4 weeks AU$1220 Equivalent to AU$44/day
5 weeks AU$1437 Equivalent to AU$42/day
6 weeks AU$1654 Equivalent to AU$40/day
8 weeks AU$2087 Equivalent to AU$38/day
10 weeks AU$2520 Equivalent to AU$36/day
12 weeks AU$2954 Equivalent to AU$36/day
16 weeks AU$3820 Equivalent to AU$35/day
20 weeks AU$4687 Equivalent to AU$34/day
24 weeks AU$5554 Equivalent to AU$34/day
  • Accommodation
  • Daily breakfast
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of AU$431 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • If your chosen duration includes the Carnaval festival (12th - 19th February 2021), a one-off surcharge will apply which covers the increase in the cost of accommodation and living in Brazil during Carnaval. For those who will finish on the week beginning February 8th, US$50 will be added to the program fee. For those who will be on the program during the week beginning February 15th, US$250 will be added to the program fee.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, public transport to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Brazil generally find US$150 to be sufficient for weekly expenses, including lunch, dinner and miscellaneous spending.

Cambodia

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Volunteer projects available in Cambodia

Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
2 weeks AU$548 Equivalent to AU$40/day
3 weeks AU$743 Equivalent to AU$36/day
4 weeks AU$910 Equivalent to AU$33/day
5 weeks AU$1076 Equivalent to AU$31/day
6 weeks AU$1242 Equivalent to AU$30/day
8 weeks AU$1574 Equivalent to AU$29/day
10 weeks AU$1906 Equivalent to AU$28/day
12 weeks AU$2231 Equivalent to AU$27/day
16 weeks AU$2867 Equivalent to AU$26/day
20 weeks AU$3503 Equivalent to AU$26/day
24 weeks AU$4138 Equivalent to AU$25/day
Cambodia: Medical Project
Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
3 weeks AU$1032 Equivalent to AU$50/day
4 weeks AU$1198 Equivalent to AU$43/day
5 weeks AU$1509 Equivalent to AU$44/day
6 weeks AU$1675 Equivalent to AU$40/day
8 weeks AU$2007 Equivalent to AU$36/day
10 weeks AU$2484 Equivalent to AU$36/day
12 weeks AU$2809 Equivalent to AU$34/day
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of AU$431 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, public transport to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Cambodia generally find US$50-80 per week to be sufficient for expenses.

China

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Volunteer projects available in China

Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week AU$447 Equivalent to AU$64/day
2 weeks AU$707 Equivalent to AU$51/day
3 weeks AU$967 Equivalent to AU$47/day
4 weeks AU$1227 Equivalent to AU$44/day
5 weeks AU$1487 Equivalent to AU$43/day
6 weeks AU$1747 Equivalent to AU$42/day
8 weeks AU$2267 Equivalent to AU$41/day
10 weeks AU$2787 Equivalent to AU$40/day
12 weeks AU$3308 Equivalent to AU$40/day
16 weeks AU$4348 Equivalent to AU$39/day
20 weeks AU$5388 Equivalent to AU$39/day
24 weeks AU$6428 Equivalent to AU$39/day
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of AU$431 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, public transport to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in China generally find US$50 per week to be sufficient for expenses.

Colombia - Bogota

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Volunteer projects available in Colombia - Bogota

Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week AU$390 Equivalent to AU$56/day
2 weeks AU$592 Equivalent to AU$43/day
3 weeks AU$780 Equivalent to AU$38/day
4 weeks AU$953 Equivalent to AU$35/day
5 weeks AU$1126 Equivalent to AU$33/day
6 weeks AU$1300 Equivalent to AU$31/day
8 weeks AU$1719 Equivalent to AU$31/day
10 weeks AU$2137 Equivalent to AU$31/day
12 weeks AU$2571 Equivalent to AU$31/day
16 weeks AU$3438 Equivalent to AU$31/day
20 weeks AU$4304 Equivalent to AU$31/day
24 weeks AU$5171 Equivalent to AU$31/day
  • Accommodation
  • Meals (Monday to Friday)
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of AU$431 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • The Construction and Renovation project has an extra cost of US$35 per week for supervision, materials and the logistics involved in this project.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, public transport to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Bogota generally find US$60 to be sufficient for basic weekly expenses.

Colombia - Cartagena

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Volunteer projects available in Colombia - Cartagena

Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
2 weeks AU$678 Equivalent to AU$49/day
3 weeks AU$938 Equivalent to AU$45/day
4 weeks AU$1141 Equivalent to AU$41/day
5 weeks AU$1386 Equivalent to AU$40/day
6 weeks AU$1625 Equivalent to AU$39/day
8 weeks AU$2166 Equivalent to AU$39/day
10 weeks AU$2708 Equivalent to AU$39/day
12 weeks AU$3250 Equivalent to AU$39/day
  • Accommodation
  • Meals (Monday to Friday)
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of AU$431 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, public transport to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Cartagena generally find US$100 to be sufficient for basic weekly expenses.

Costa Rica

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Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week AU$548 Equivalent to AU$79/day
2 weeks AU$967 Equivalent to AU$70/day
3 weeks AU$1379 Equivalent to AU$66/day
4 weeks AU$1740 Equivalent to AU$63/day
5 weeks AU$2036 Equivalent to AU$59/day
6 weeks AU$2332 Equivalent to AU$56/day
8 weeks AU$2925 Equivalent to AU$53/day
10 weeks AU$3517 Equivalent to AU$51/day
12 weeks AU$4109 Equivalent to AU$49/day
16 weeks AU$5294 Equivalent to AU$48/day
20 weeks AU$6478 Equivalent to AU$47/day
24 weeks AU$7663 Equivalent to AU$46/day
Costa Rica: Manuel Antonio Projects
Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
3 weeks AU$1610 Equivalent to AU$77/day
4 weeks AU$2000 Equivalent to AU$72/day
5 weeks AU$2296 Equivalent to AU$66/day
6 weeks AU$2592 Equivalent to AU$62/day
8 weeks AU$3185 Equivalent to AU$57/day
10 weeks AU$3777 Equivalent to AU$54/day
12 weeks AU$4369 Equivalent to AU$53/day
16 weeks AU$5554 Equivalent to AU$50/day
20 weeks AU$6738 Equivalent to AU$49/day
24 weeks AU$7923 Equivalent to AU$48/day
  • Accommodation
  • Breakfast and dinner
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Discounts on language lessons
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of AU$431 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • The Turtle Conservation, Healthcare, Eco-Agriculture and Construction projects also have an extra cost of US$75 per week for supervision, materials and the logistics involved in these projects. The Holiday Experience project has an extra cost of US$95 per week for supervision, materials and logistics involved in the project.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, public transportation to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Costa Rica generally find US$150 - US$200 per week to be sufficient for expenses, such as lunches (except for Turtle Conservation and Eco-Agriculture Conservation volunteers), in-country tours, and Spanish language lessons.

Croatia

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Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week AU$793 Equivalent to AU$114/day
2 weeks AU$1183 Equivalent to AU$85/day
3 weeks AU$1573 Equivalent to AU$75/day
4 weeks AU$1963 Equivalent to AU$71/day
5 weeks AU$2353 Equivalent to AU$68/day
6 weeks AU$2743 Equivalent to AU$66/day
8 weeks AU$3523 Equivalent to AU$63/day
10 weeks AU$4303 Equivalent to AU$62/day
12 weeks AU$5083 Equivalent to AU$61/day
Croatia: Marine Conservation Project
Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week AU$1307 Equivalent to AU$187/day
2 weeks AU$2188 Equivalent to AU$157/day
3 weeks AU$3076 Equivalent to AU$147/day
4 weeks AU$3864 Equivalent to AU$138/day
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Discounts on language lessons
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of AU$431 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, public transport to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Croatia generally find US$80 to be sufficient for basic weekly expenses.

Ecuador - Quito

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Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week AU$390 Equivalent to AU$56/day
2 weeks AU$577 Equivalent to AU$42/day
3 weeks AU$772 Equivalent to AU$37/day
4 weeks AU$975 Equivalent to AU$35/day
5 weeks AU$1198 Equivalent to AU$35/day
6 weeks AU$1393 Equivalent to AU$34/day
8 weeks AU$1769 Equivalent to AU$32/day
10 weeks AU$2231 Equivalent to AU$32/day
12 weeks AU$2564 Equivalent to AU$31/day
  • Accommodation
  • Breakfast and dinner
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Discounts on language lessons
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of AU$431 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, lunches, public transportation to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Quito generally find US$50 - US$100 per week to be sufficient for expenses, such as lunches, and local tours and activities.

Ecuador - Santa Elena

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Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week AU$527 Equivalent to AU$76/day
2 weeks AU$715 Equivalent to AU$52/day
3 weeks AU$953 Equivalent to AU$46/day
4 weeks AU$1148 Equivalent to AU$41/day
5 weeks AU$1386 Equivalent to AU$40/day
6 weeks AU$1581 Equivalent to AU$38/day
8 weeks AU$1957 Equivalent to AU$35/day
10 weeks AU$2434 Equivalent to AU$35/day
12 weeks AU$2751 Equivalent to AU$33/day
  • Accommodation
  • Breakfast and dinner
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Discounts on language lessons
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of AU$431 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • The Animal Care and Environmental Education projects also have an extra cost of US$40 for materials and the logistics involved in this project.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, lunches, public transportation to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Santa Elena generally find US$50 - US$100 per week to be sufficient for expenses, such as lunches, Spanish language lessons, and local tours and activities.

Fiji

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Volunteer projects available in Fiji

Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week AU$534 Equivalent to AU$77/day
2 weeks AU$780 Equivalent to AU$56/day
3 weeks AU$1025 Equivalent to AU$49/day
4 weeks AU$1271 Equivalent to AU$46/day
5 weeks AU$1487 Equivalent to AU$43/day
6 weeks AU$1711 Equivalent to AU$41/day
8 weeks AU$2159 Equivalent to AU$39/day
10 weeks AU$2607 Equivalent to AU$38/day
12 weeks AU$3055 Equivalent to AU$37/day
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of AU$431 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • The Construction and Renovation project has a surcharge of US$50 per week for supervision, materials and the logistics involved in this project. Please note that if you choose the Introduction Week option, the surcharge will only start from your second week.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, public transport to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Fiji generally find US$100 per week to be sufficient for expenses.

Ghana

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Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week AU$390 Equivalent to AU$56/day
2 weeks AU$592 Equivalent to AU$43/day
3 weeks AU$765 Equivalent to AU$37/day
4 weeks AU$938 Equivalent to AU$34/day
5 weeks AU$1112 Equivalent to AU$32/day
6 weeks AU$1328 Equivalent to AU$32/day
8 weeks AU$1747 Equivalent to AU$32/day
10 weeks AU$2166 Equivalent to AU$31/day
12 weeks AU$2600 Equivalent to AU$31/day
16 weeks AU$3495 Equivalent to AU$32/day
20 weeks AU$4391 Equivalent to AU$32/day
24 weeks AU$5287 Equivalent to AU$32/day
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of AU$431 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • The Medical, Agriculture and Construction and Renovation projects have an extra cost of US$49 per week for additional supervision, materials and logistics involved. The Health Education and Outreach project has a one-off payment of US$520.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, public transport to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Ghana generally find US$50 to be sufficient for weekly expenses, including water, toilet paper, transport and miscellaneous spending.

Guatemala

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Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week AU$476 Equivalent to AU$68/day
2 weeks AU$823 Equivalent to AU$59/day
3 weeks AU$1119 Equivalent to AU$54/day
4 weeks AU$1408 Equivalent to AU$51/day
5 weeks AU$1654 Equivalent to AU$48/day
6 weeks AU$1899 Equivalent to AU$46/day
8 weeks AU$2390 Equivalent to AU$43/day
10 weeks AU$2881 Equivalent to AU$42/day
12 weeks AU$3373 Equivalent to AU$41/day
16 weeks AU$4355 Equivalent to AU$39/day
20 weeks AU$5337 Equivalent to AU$39/day
24 weeks AU$6319 Equivalent to AU$38/day
  • Accommodation
  • Breakfast and dinner
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Discounts on language lessons
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of AU$431 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • The Medical, Turtle Conservation, Construction, Eco-Agriculture Conservation and Mayan Cultural Immersion projects also have an extra cost of US$75 per week for supervision, materials and the logistics involved in these projects. The Holiday Experience project also has an extra cost of US$75 per week for supervision, materials and logistics involved in the project.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, public transportation to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Guatemala generally find US$100 per week to be sufficient for expenses, such as lunches (except for Beach and Turtle Conservation and Mayan Cultural Immersion volunteers), in-country tours, and Spanish language lessons.

India - Delhi

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Volunteer projects available in India - Delhi

Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week AU$361 Equivalent to AU$52/day
2 weeks AU$462 Equivalent to AU$33/day
3 weeks AU$635 Equivalent to AU$31/day
4 weeks AU$808 Equivalent to AU$29/day
5 weeks AU$982 Equivalent to AU$29/day
6 weeks AU$1155 Equivalent to AU$28/day
8 weeks AU$1502 Equivalent to AU$27/day
10 weeks AU$1849 Equivalent to AU$27/day
12 weeks AU$2195 Equivalent to AU$27/day
16 weeks AU$2889 Equivalent to AU$26/day
20 weeks AU$3582 Equivalent to AU$26/day
24 weeks AU$4275 Equivalent to AU$26/day
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Discounts on travel and tour add-ons
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of AU$431 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, public transport to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Delhi generally find US$50 - US$100 to be sufficient for basic weekly expenses.

India - Kerala

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Volunteer projects available in India - Kerala

Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week AU$606 Equivalent to AU$87/day
2 weeks AU$816 Equivalent to AU$59/day
3 weeks AU$1025 Equivalent to AU$49/day
4 weeks AU$1235 Equivalent to AU$45/day
5 weeks AU$1444 Equivalent to AU$42/day
6 weeks AU$1654 Equivalent to AU$40/day
8 weeks AU$2072 Equivalent to AU$37/day
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of AU$431 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • The Medical and Dentistry projects have a minimum duration of 2 weeks and a surcharge of US$50 per week for training and resources used on these projects.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, public transport to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Kerala generally find US$50 - US$100 to be sufficient for basic weekly expenses.

Italy - Rome

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Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
2 weeks AU$1292 Equivalent to AU$93/day
3 weeks AU$1755 Equivalent to AU$84/day
4 weeks AU$2217 Equivalent to AU$80/day
5 weeks AU$2679 Equivalent to AU$77/day
6 weeks AU$3141 Equivalent to AU$75/day
8 weeks AU$4066 Equivalent to AU$73/day
10 weeks AU$4990 Equivalent to AU$72/day
12 weeks AU$5915 Equivalent to AU$71/day
  • Accommodation
  • Breakfast and dinner
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of AU$431 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, lunch, public transport to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Rome generally find US$200 to be sufficient for weekly expenses, including transport and miscellaneous spending.
  • Please note: You will need to budget an extra US$3 per night for the Rome Tourist Tax, paid directly to the accommodation upon arrival.

Jamaica

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Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week AU$570 Equivalent to AU$82/day
2 weeks AU$1032 Equivalent to AU$74/day
3 weeks AU$1444 Equivalent to AU$69/day
4 weeks AU$1841 Equivalent to AU$66/day
5 weeks AU$2224 Equivalent to AU$64/day
6 weeks AU$2592 Equivalent to AU$62/day
8 weeks AU$3308 Equivalent to AU$60/day
  • Accommodation
  • Daily Breakfast
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of AU$431 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, some meals, public transportation to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Jamaica generally find US$250 per week to be sufficient for expenses, such as lunches and dinners, and local tours and activities.

Jordan

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Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week AU$931 Equivalent to AU$133/day
2 weeks AU$1422 Equivalent to AU$102/day
3 weeks AU$1914 Equivalent to AU$92/day
4 weeks AU$2405 Equivalent to AU$86/day
5 weeks AU$2896 Equivalent to AU$83/day
6 weeks AU$3387 Equivalent to AU$81/day
8 weeks AU$4369 Equivalent to AU$79/day
10 weeks AU$5352 Equivalent to AU$77/day
12 weeks AU$6334 Equivalent to AU$76/day
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Discounts on language lessons
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of AU$431 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, public transport to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Jordan generally find US$50 to be sufficient for basic weekly expenses.

Kenya

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Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week AU$404 Equivalent to AU$58/day
2 weeks AU$577 Equivalent to AU$42/day
3 weeks AU$751 Equivalent to AU$36/day
4 weeks AU$924 Equivalent to AU$33/day
5 weeks AU$1097 Equivalent to AU$32/day
6 weeks AU$1271 Equivalent to AU$31/day
8 weeks AU$1617 Equivalent to AU$29/day
10 weeks AU$1964 Equivalent to AU$29/day
12 weeks AU$2311 Equivalent to AU$28/day
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of AU$431 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Kenya generally find US$50-100 per week to be sufficient for expenses.

Laos

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Volunteer projects available in Laos

Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week AU$375 Equivalent to AU$54/day
2 weeks AU$613 Equivalent to AU$44/day
3 weeks AU$852 Equivalent to AU$41/day
4 weeks AU$1083 Equivalent to AU$39/day
5 weeks AU$1314 Equivalent to AU$38/day
6 weeks AU$1545 Equivalent to AU$37/day
8 weeks AU$1863 Equivalent to AU$34/day
10 weeks AU$2181 Equivalent to AU$32/day
12 weeks AU$2499 Equivalent to AU$30/day
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of AU$431 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • The Construction and Renovation project has an extra cost of US$50 per week for supervision, materials and the logistics involved in this project. The Introduction Week incurs a US$20 surcharge.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, public transport to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Laos generally find US$50-75 per week to be sufficient for expenses.

Madagascar

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Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
2 weeks AU$866 Equivalent to AU$62/day
3 weeks AU$1155 Equivalent to AU$55/day
4 weeks AU$1444 Equivalent to AU$52/day
5 weeks AU$1733 Equivalent to AU$50/day
6 weeks AU$2022 Equivalent to AU$49/day
8 weeks AU$2600 Equivalent to AU$47/day
10 weeks AU$3178 Equivalent to AU$46/day
12 weeks AU$3755 Equivalent to AU$45/day
Madagascar: Marine Conservation Project
Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
4 weeks AU$2195 Equivalent to AU$79/day
5 weeks AU$2527 Equivalent to AU$73/day
6 weeks AU$2860 Equivalent to AU$69/day
8 weeks AU$3524 Equivalent to AU$63/day
10 weeks AU$4189 Equivalent to AU$60/day
12 weeks AU$4853 Equivalent to AU$58/day
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of AU$431 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • The Community Development project has a surcharge of US$50 per week for additional supervision and materials used on this project. The Turtle Conservation project has a surcharge of US$75 per week for additional transportation, supervision and materials used on this project. The Island Outreach has a one off payment of US$565.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Madagascar generally find US$50-100 per week to be sufficient for expenses.

Mexico - Merida

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Volunteer projects available in Mexico - Merida

Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week AU$462 Equivalent to AU$66/day
2 weeks AU$751 Equivalent to AU$54/day
3 weeks AU$1025 Equivalent to AU$49/day
4 weeks AU$1271 Equivalent to AU$46/day
5 weeks AU$1473 Equivalent to AU$43/day
6 weeks AU$1719 Equivalent to AU$41/day
8 weeks AU$2210 Equivalent to AU$40/day
10 weeks AU$2701 Equivalent to AU$39/day
12 weeks AU$3192 Equivalent to AU$38/day
16 weeks AU$4174 Equivalent to AU$38/day
20 weeks AU$5157 Equivalent to AU$37/day
24 weeks AU$6139 Equivalent to AU$37/day
  • Accommodation
  • Breakfast and dinner
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Discounts on language lessons
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of AU$431 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • The Agriculture project has a one-off surcharge of US$65 to cover training and resources used in this project.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, lunches, public transportation to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Mexico generally find US$100 per week to be sufficient for expenses, such as lunches, Spanish language lessons, and local tours and activities.

Morocco

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Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week AU$447 Equivalent to AU$64/day
2 weeks AU$837 Equivalent to AU$60/day
3 weeks AU$1112 Equivalent to AU$53/day
4 weeks AU$1386 Equivalent to AU$50/day
5 weeks AU$1661 Equivalent to AU$48/day
6 weeks AU$1935 Equivalent to AU$47/day
8 weeks AU$2484 Equivalent to AU$45/day
10 weeks AU$2889 Equivalent to AU$42/day
12 weeks AU$3293 Equivalent to AU$40/day
16 weeks AU$4102 Equivalent to AU$37/day
20 weeks AU$4911 Equivalent to AU$36/day
24 weeks AU$5720 Equivalent to AU$35/day
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Discounts on language lessons
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of AU$431 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, public transport to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Morocco generally find US$40 to be sufficient for weekly expenses.

Nepal

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Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week AU$361 Equivalent to AU$52/day
2 weeks AU$548 Equivalent to AU$40/day
3 weeks AU$736 Equivalent to AU$36/day
4 weeks AU$924 Equivalent to AU$33/day
5 weeks AU$1112 Equivalent to AU$32/day
6 weeks AU$1300 Equivalent to AU$31/day
8 weeks AU$1646 Equivalent to AU$30/day
10 weeks AU$1993 Equivalent to AU$29/day
12 weeks AU$2340 Equivalent to AU$28/day
  • Accommodation
  • Breakfast and dinner
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of AU$431 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • The Medical Elective project has an extra cost of US$60 per week, while the Construction and Renovation project has an extra cost of US$50 per week to cover training, resources and materials used in these projects.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, lunches, public transportation to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Nepal generally find US$30 per week to be sufficient for expenses, such as lunches, and local tours and activities.

New Zealand

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Volunteer projects available in New Zealand

Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
2 weeks AU$1350 Equivalent to AU$97/day
3 weeks AU$2000 Equivalent to AU$96/day
4 weeks AU$2643 Equivalent to AU$95/day
5 weeks AU$3279 Equivalent to AU$94/day
6 weeks AU$3914 Equivalent to AU$94/day
8 weeks AU$5164 Equivalent to AU$93/day
10 weeks AU$6399 Equivalent to AU$92/day
12 weeks AU$7619 Equivalent to AU$91/day
  • Accommodation
  • Breakfast and lunch (Monday to Friday)
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of AU$431 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, some meals, public transportation to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in New Zealand generally find US$150 per week to be sufficient for expenses, such as weekend breakfast and lunches and all dinners, as well as local tours and activities.

Peru - Cusco

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Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week AU$476 Equivalent to AU$68/day
2 weeks AU$823 Equivalent to AU$59/day
3 weeks AU$1119 Equivalent to AU$54/day
4 weeks AU$1408 Equivalent to AU$51/day
5 weeks AU$1654 Equivalent to AU$48/day
6 weeks AU$1899 Equivalent to AU$46/day
8 weeks AU$2390 Equivalent to AU$43/day
10 weeks AU$2881 Equivalent to AU$42/day
12 weeks AU$3373 Equivalent to AU$41/day
16 weeks AU$4355 Equivalent to AU$39/day
20 weeks AU$5337 Equivalent to AU$39/day
24 weeks AU$6319 Equivalent to AU$38/day
  • Accommodation
  • Breakfast and dinner
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Discounts on language lessons
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of AU$431 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • The Jungle Conservation, Eco-Agriculture Conservation, Construction and Renovation, Medical and Andean Immersion projects also have an extra cost of US$75 per week for supervision, materials, meals (if applicable) and the logistics involved in these projects. The Holiday Experience project also has an extra cost of US$75 per week for supervision, materials and logistics involved in the project.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, public transportation to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Cusco generally find US$100 per week to be sufficient for expenses, such as lunches (except for Jungle Conservation, Andean Immersion, and Eco-Agriculture Conservation volunteers), in-country tours, and Spanish language lessons.

Peru - Lima

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Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week AU$260 Equivalent to AU$38/day
2 weeks AU$600 Equivalent to AU$43/day
3 weeks AU$881 Equivalent to AU$42/day
4 weeks AU$1060 Equivalent to AU$38/day
5 weeks AU$1246 Equivalent to AU$36/day
6 weeks AU$1432 Equivalent to AU$35/day
8 weeks AU$1805 Equivalent to AU$33/day
10 weeks AU$2178 Equivalent to AU$32/day
12 weeks AU$2551 Equivalent to AU$31/day
16 weeks AU$3296 Equivalent to AU$30/day
20 weeks AU$4041 Equivalent to AU$29/day
24 weeks AU$4787 Equivalent to AU$29/day
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Discounts on language lessons
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of AU$431 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • The Medical Outreach and Construction and Renovation project has an extra cost of US$40 per week to cover materials, supervision and logistics involved in these projects.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, public transportation to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Lima generally find US$50 per week to be sufficient for expenses, such as snacks, in-country tours, and Spanish language lessons.

Philippines

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Volunteer projects available in Philippines

Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week AU$375 Equivalent to AU$54/day
2 weeks AU$613 Equivalent to AU$44/day
3 weeks AU$852 Equivalent to AU$41/day
4 weeks AU$1083 Equivalent to AU$39/day
5 weeks AU$1314 Equivalent to AU$38/day
6 weeks AU$1545 Equivalent to AU$37/day
8 weeks AU$1863 Equivalent to AU$34/day
10 weeks AU$2181 Equivalent to AU$32/day
12 weeks AU$2455 Equivalent to AU$30/day
16 weeks AU$3004 Equivalent to AU$27/day
20 weeks AU$3553 Equivalent to AU$26/day
24 weeks AU$4102 Equivalent to AU$25/day
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of AU$431 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • The Construction and Renovation project has an extra cost of US$50 per week for supervision, materials and the logistics involved in this project. Philippines Introduction Week incurs a US$20 surcharge.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, public transport to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Philippines generally find US$30-50 per week to be sufficient for expenses.

Portugal

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Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week AU$657 Equivalent to AU$94/day
2 weeks AU$1003 Equivalent to AU$72/day
3 weeks AU$1350 Equivalent to AU$65/day
4 weeks AU$1697 Equivalent to AU$61/day
5 weeks AU$2044 Equivalent to AU$59/day
6 weeks AU$2390 Equivalent to AU$57/day
8 weeks AU$3084 Equivalent to AU$56/day
10 weeks AU$3849 Equivalent to AU$55/day
12 weeks AU$4543 Equivalent to AU$55/day
Portugal: Environmental Scuba Diving Project
Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week AU$1307 Equivalent to AU$187/day
2 weeks AU$2188 Equivalent to AU$157/day
3 weeks AU$3076 Equivalent to AU$147/day
4 weeks AU$3864 Equivalent to AU$138/day
Portugal: Wolf Conservation Project
Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
2 weeks AU$1227 Equivalent to AU$88/day
4 weeks AU$2152 Equivalent to AU$77/day
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Discounts on language lessons
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of AU$431 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, public transport to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers on Lisbon based projects generally find US$65 to be sufficient for basic weekly expenses. Volunteers on the Wolf Conservation project generally find US$150 to be sufficient for basic weekly expenses, including meals.

Puerto Rico

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Volunteer projects available in Puerto Rico

Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week AU$830 Equivalent to AU$119/day
2 weeks AU$1393 Equivalent to AU$100/day
3 weeks AU$1877 Equivalent to AU$90/day
4 weeks AU$2361 Equivalent to AU$85/day
5 weeks AU$2715 Equivalent to AU$78/day
6 weeks AU$3134 Equivalent to AU$75/day
8 weeks AU$3900 Equivalent to AU$70/day
10 weeks AU$4680 Equivalent to AU$67/day
12 weeks AU$5445 Equivalent to AU$65/day
  • Accommodation
  • Daily breakfast
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of AU$431 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, public transportation to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Puerto Rico generally find US$200 per week to be sufficient for expenses, such as lunches and dinners, and in-country tours.

Romania

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Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week AU$520 Equivalent to AU$75/day
2 weeks AU$823 Equivalent to AU$59/day
3 weeks AU$1112 Equivalent to AU$53/day
4 weeks AU$1386 Equivalent to AU$50/day
5 weeks AU$1646 Equivalent to AU$48/day
6 weeks AU$1906 Equivalent to AU$46/day
8 weeks AU$2426 Equivalent to AU$44/day
10 weeks AU$2946 Equivalent to AU$43/day
12 weeks AU$3466 Equivalent to AU$42/day
16 weeks AU$4449 Equivalent to AU$40/day
20 weeks AU$5431 Equivalent to AU$39/day
24 weeks AU$6413 Equivalent to AU$39/day
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of AU$431 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, public transport to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Romania generally find US$60 to be sufficient for weekly expenses including, transportation, water and miscellaneous spending.

South Africa

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Volunteer projects available in South Africa

Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week AU$361 Equivalent to AU$52/day
2 weeks AU$606 Equivalent to AU$44/day
3 weeks AU$852 Equivalent to AU$41/day
4 weeks AU$1097 Equivalent to AU$40/day
5 weeks AU$1343 Equivalent to AU$39/day
6 weeks AU$1589 Equivalent to AU$38/day
8 weeks AU$2080 Equivalent to AU$38/day
10 weeks AU$2571 Equivalent to AU$37/day
12 weeks AU$3062 Equivalent to AU$37/day
16 weeks AU$4044 Equivalent to AU$37/day
20 weeks AU$5027 Equivalent to AU$36/day
24 weeks AU$6009 Equivalent to AU$36/day
South Africa: Surf Outreach Project
Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week AU$462 Equivalent to AU$66/day
2 weeks AU$808 Equivalent to AU$58/day
3 weeks AU$1155 Equivalent to AU$55/day
4 weeks AU$1502 Equivalent to AU$54/day
5 weeks AU$1849 Equivalent to AU$53/day
6 weeks AU$2195 Equivalent to AU$53/day
8 weeks AU$2889 Equivalent to AU$52/day
10 weeks AU$3582 Equivalent to AU$52/day
12 weeks AU$4275 Equivalent to AU$51/day
16 weeks AU$5662 Equivalent to AU$51/day
20 weeks AU$7049 Equivalent to AU$51/day
24 weeks AU$8436 Equivalent to AU$51/day
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of AU$431 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in South Africa generally find US$50-75 per week to be sufficient for expenses.

South Africa - Kruger

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Volunteer projects available in South Africa - Kruger

Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
2 weeks AU$1191 Equivalent to AU$86/day
4 weeks AU$1993 Equivalent to AU$72/day
6 weeks AU$2722 Equivalent to AU$65/day
8 weeks AU$3452 Equivalent to AU$62/day
10 weeks AU$4181 Equivalent to AU$60/day
12 weeks AU$4911 Equivalent to AU$59/day
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of AU$431 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations and a criminal background check.
  • Please note: due to the remote location of the camp and limited availability of specialty items, there is an extra charge in order to cater for some dietary requirements (US$20 per week for vegetarian and US$30 per week for vegan, gluten and lactose intolerance).
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in South Africa generally find US$50 per week to be sufficient for expenses.

South Africa - Table View

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Volunteer projects available in South Africa - Table View

Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week AU$469 Equivalent to AU$67/day
2 weeks AU$787 Equivalent to AU$57/day
3 weeks AU$1206 Equivalent to AU$58/day
4 weeks AU$1654 Equivalent to AU$60/day
5 weeks AU$2087 Equivalent to AU$60/day
6 weeks AU$2506 Equivalent to AU$60/day
8 weeks AU$3344 Equivalent to AU$60/day
10 weeks AU$4181 Equivalent to AU$60/day
12 weeks AU$5019 Equivalent to AU$60/day
16 weeks AU$6695 Equivalent to AU$60/day
20 weeks AU$8371 Equivalent to AU$60/day
24 weeks AU$10046 Equivalent to AU$60/day
South Africa - Table View: Surf, Skate & Swim Project
Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week AU$534 Equivalent to AU$77/day
2 weeks AU$946 Equivalent to AU$68/day
3 weeks AU$1278 Equivalent to AU$61/day
4 weeks AU$1704 Equivalent to AU$61/day
5 weeks AU$2159 Equivalent to AU$62/day
6 weeks AU$2578 Equivalent to AU$62/day
8 weeks AU$3416 Equivalent to AU$61/day
10 weeks AU$4239 Equivalent to AU$61/day
12 weeks AU$5077 Equivalent to AU$61/day
16 weeks AU$6738 Equivalent to AU$61/day
20 weeks AU$8414 Equivalent to AU$61/day
24 weeks AU$10090 Equivalent to AU$61/day
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of AU$431 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, public transport to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in South Africa generally find US$50-75 per week to be sufficient for expenses.

Spain - Barcelona

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Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week AU$902 Equivalent to AU$129/day
2 weeks AU$1487 Equivalent to AU$107/day
3 weeks AU$2072 Equivalent to AU$99/day
4 weeks AU$2657 Equivalent to AU$95/day
5 weeks AU$3243 Equivalent to AU$93/day
6 weeks AU$3828 Equivalent to AU$92/day
8 weeks AU$4998 Equivalent to AU$90/day
10 weeks AU$6168 Equivalent to AU$89/day
12 weeks AU$7338 Equivalent to AU$88/day
Spain - Barcelona: Marine Conservation Project
Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week AU$1372 Equivalent to AU$196/day
2 weeks AU$2267 Equivalent to AU$162/day
3 weeks AU$3163 Equivalent to AU$151/day
4 weeks AU$4059 Equivalent to AU$145/day
5 weeks AU$4954 Equivalent to AU$142/day
6 weeks AU$5850 Equivalent to AU$140/day
8 weeks AU$7641 Equivalent to AU$137/day
10 weeks AU$9432 Equivalent to AU$135/day
12 weeks AU$11224 Equivalent to AU$134/day
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Discounts on language lessons
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of AU$431 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, public transport to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Spain generally find US$80 to be sufficient for weekly expenses including transportation and miscellaneous spending.
  • Please note: You will need to budget an extra US$10 per night for the Barcelona City Tax, paid directly to the accommodation upon arrival.

Sri Lanka

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Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week AU$455 Equivalent to AU$65/day
2 weeks AU$642 Equivalent to AU$46/day
3 weeks AU$859 Equivalent to AU$41/day
4 weeks AU$1076 Equivalent to AU$39/day
5 weeks AU$1285 Equivalent to AU$37/day
6 weeks AU$1502 Equivalent to AU$36/day
8 weeks AU$1935 Equivalent to AU$35/day
10 weeks AU$2369 Equivalent to AU$34/day
12 weeks AU$2802 Equivalent to AU$34/day
Sri Lanka: Turtle Conservation Project
Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
2 weeks AU$823 Equivalent to AU$59/day
3 weeks AU$1198 Equivalent to AU$58/day
4 weeks AU$1574 Equivalent to AU$57/day
Sri Lanka: Wild Elephant Conservation Project
Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
2 weeks AU$1458 Equivalent to AU$105/day
3 weeks AU$1776 Equivalent to AU$85/day
4 weeks AU$2094 Equivalent to AU$75/day
5 weeks AU$2412 Equivalent to AU$69/day
6 weeks AU$2730 Equivalent to AU$65/day
8 weeks AU$3365 Equivalent to AU$61/day
10 weeks AU$4001 Equivalent to AU$58/day
12 weeks AU$4636 Equivalent to AU$56/day
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of AU$431 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, public transport to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Sri Lanka generally find US$30-50 per week to be sufficient for expenses.

Tanzania

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Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week AU$390 Equivalent to AU$56/day
2 weeks AU$563 Equivalent to AU$41/day
3 weeks AU$816 Equivalent to AU$39/day
4 weeks AU$1018 Equivalent to AU$37/day
5 weeks AU$1235 Equivalent to AU$36/day
6 weeks AU$1451 Equivalent to AU$35/day
8 weeks AU$1906 Equivalent to AU$35/day
10 weeks AU$2383 Equivalent to AU$35/day
12 weeks AU$2860 Equivalent to AU$35/day
16 weeks AU$3813 Equivalent to AU$35/day
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of AU$431 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Independent volunteers under the age of 18 will have an additional cost of US$80 per week added to their program fee to cover extra logistical support provided by the local team. The Medical project has an additional surcharge of US$50 per week for additional supervision, materials, and logistics involved. The Animal Welfare project has a one-off surcharge of US$80 which covers costs involved in supervision and transport, and goes directly to the veterinarian volunteers are working with. The Sustainable Agriculture project has a one-off surcharge of US$80 and the Construction and Renovation project has an additional surcharge of US$49 per week which covers supervision, materials and logistics involved with these projects.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Tanzania generally find US$50-75 per week to be sufficient for expenses.

Thailand

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Volunteer projects available in Thailand

Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
2 weeks AU$722 Equivalent to AU$52/day
3 weeks AU$866 Equivalent to AU$42/day
4 weeks AU$1054 Equivalent to AU$38/day
5 weeks AU$1227 Equivalent to AU$36/day
6 weeks AU$1386 Equivalent to AU$33/day
8 weeks AU$1719 Equivalent to AU$31/day
10 weeks AU$2094 Equivalent to AU$30/day
12 weeks AU$2470 Equivalent to AU$30/day
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of AU$431 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, public transport to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Thailand generally find US$30-50 per week to be sufficient for expenses.

Thailand - Hua Hin

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Volunteer projects available in Thailand - Hua Hin

Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week AU$404 Equivalent to AU$58/day
2 weeks AU$635 Equivalent to AU$46/day
3 weeks AU$866 Equivalent to AU$42/day
4 weeks AU$1097 Equivalent to AU$40/day
5 weeks AU$1328 Equivalent to AU$38/day
6 weeks AU$1560 Equivalent to AU$38/day
8 weeks AU$1906 Equivalent to AU$35/day
10 weeks AU$2253 Equivalent to AU$33/day
12 weeks AU$2600 Equivalent to AU$31/day
Thailand - Hua Hin: Teaching English Project
Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week AU$447 Equivalent to AU$64/day
2 weeks AU$707 Equivalent to AU$51/day
3 weeks AU$967 Equivalent to AU$47/day
4 weeks AU$1227 Equivalent to AU$44/day
5 weeks AU$1487 Equivalent to AU$43/day
6 weeks AU$1747 Equivalent to AU$42/day
8 weeks AU$2123 Equivalent to AU$38/day
10 weeks AU$2499 Equivalent to AU$36/day
12 weeks AU$2874 Equivalent to AU$35/day
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of AU$431 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, public transport to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Thailand generally find US$50-100 per week to be sufficient for expenses.

USA - Chicago

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Volunteer projects available in USA - Chicago

Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week AU$910 Equivalent to AU$130/day
2 weeks AU$1523 Equivalent to AU$109/day
3 weeks AU$2051 Equivalent to AU$98/day
4 weeks AU$2585 Equivalent to AU$93/day
5 weeks AU$3047 Equivalent to AU$88/day
6 weeks AU$3517 Equivalent to AU$84/day
8 weeks AU$4485 Equivalent to AU$81/day
10 weeks AU$5063 Equivalent to AU$73/day
12 weeks AU$5879 Equivalent to AU$70/day
  • Accommodation
  • Daily breakfast
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of AU$431 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, some meals, public transportation to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Chicago generally find US$200 - US$300 per week to be sufficient for expenses, such as lunches and dinners, and local tours and activities.

USA - New Orleans

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Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week AU$722 Equivalent to AU$104/day
2 weeks AU$1271 Equivalent to AU$91/day
3 weeks AU$1755 Equivalent to AU$84/day
4 weeks AU$2260 Equivalent to AU$81/day
5 weeks AU$2751 Equivalent to AU$79/day
6 weeks AU$3127 Equivalent to AU$75/day
8 weeks AU$4051 Equivalent to AU$73/day
10 weeks AU$4860 Equivalent to AU$70/day
12 weeks AU$5713 Equivalent to AU$69/day
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of AU$431 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • The Construction and Renovation project has a surcharge of US$50 per week for additional supervision and materials.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, some meals, public transportation to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in New Orleans generally find US$200 - US$300 per week to be sufficient for expenses, such as lunches and dinners, and local tours and activities.

USA - Philadelphia

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Volunteer projects available in USA - Philadelphia

Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week AU$902 Equivalent to AU$129/day
2 weeks AU$1516 Equivalent to AU$109/day
3 weeks AU$2000 Equivalent to AU$96/day
4 weeks AU$2535 Equivalent to AU$91/day
5 weeks AU$2982 Equivalent to AU$86/day
6 weeks AU$3430 Equivalent to AU$82/day
8 weeks AU$4290 Equivalent to AU$77/day
10 weeks AU$5171 Equivalent to AU$74/day
12 weeks AU$6002 Equivalent to AU$72/day
  • Accommodation
  • Daily breakfast
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of AU$431 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, some meals, public transportation to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Philadelphia generally find US$200 - US$300 per week to be sufficient for expenses, such as lunches and dinners, and local tours and activities.

USA - San Diego

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Volunteer projects available in USA - San Diego

Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week AU$873 Equivalent to AU$125/day
2 weeks AU$1466 Equivalent to AU$105/day
3 weeks AU$1921 Equivalent to AU$92/day
4 weeks AU$2419 Equivalent to AU$87/day
5 weeks AU$2852 Equivalent to AU$82/day
6 weeks AU$3308 Equivalent to AU$79/day
8 weeks AU$4088 Equivalent to AU$73/day
10 weeks AU$4933 Equivalent to AU$71/day
12 weeks AU$5713 Equivalent to AU$69/day
  • Accommodation
  • Daily breakfast
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of AU$431 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, some meals, public transportation to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in San Diego generally find US$200 - US$300 per week to be sufficient for expenses, such as lunches and dinners, and local tours and activities.

Victoria Falls

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Volunteer projects available in Victoria Falls

Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
2 weeks AU$1473 Equivalent to AU$106/day
4 weeks AU$2542 Equivalent to AU$91/day
6 weeks AU$3611 Equivalent to AU$86/day
8 weeks AU$4680 Equivalent to AU$84/day
10 weeks AU$5749 Equivalent to AU$83/day
12 weeks AU$6616 Equivalent to AU$79/day
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of AU$431 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Please note: Volunteers ​staying longer than 4 weeks ​will need to budget an extra US$500​ to ​obtain a temporal work permit​ ​from Zimbabwe Immigration in order to stay up to 90 days.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Victoria Falls generally find US$100 per week to be sufficient for expenses.

Vietnam - Ho Chi Minh

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Volunteer projects available in Vietnam - Ho Chi Minh

Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week AU$397 Equivalent to AU$57/day
2 weeks AU$628 Equivalent to AU$45/day
3 weeks AU$859 Equivalent to AU$41/day
4 weeks AU$1090 Equivalent to AU$39/day
5 weeks AU$1321 Equivalent to AU$38/day
6 weeks AU$1552 Equivalent to AU$37/day
8 weeks AU$1870 Equivalent to AU$34/day
10 weeks AU$2188 Equivalent to AU$32/day
12 weeks AU$2491 Equivalent to AU$30/day
16 weeks AU$3098 Equivalent to AU$28/day
20 weeks AU$3705 Equivalent to AU$27/day
24 weeks AU$4311 Equivalent to AU$26/day
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of AU$431 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • The Medical project has a surcharge of US$25 per week for training provided and resources used on this project. The Introduction Week incurs a US$25 surcharge.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Vietnam - Ho Chi Minh generally find US$30-50 per week to be sufficient for expenses.

Zambia

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Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week AU$390 Equivalent to AU$56/day
2 weeks AU$621 Equivalent to AU$45/day
3 weeks AU$808 Equivalent to AU$39/day
4 weeks AU$996 Equivalent to AU$36/day
5 weeks AU$1184 Equivalent to AU$34/day
6 weeks AU$1372 Equivalent to AU$33/day
8 weeks AU$1747 Equivalent to AU$32/day
10 weeks AU$2123 Equivalent to AU$31/day
12 weeks AU$2499 Equivalent to AU$30/day
16 weeks AU$3250 Equivalent to AU$30/day
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of AU$431 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • The Construction and Renovation project has a surcharge of US$49 per week for additional supervision and materials. The Medical project has a one-off surcharge of US$100 which goes to the Zambian Ministry of Health for use in the public health sector. The Rural Teaching project has a one-off surcharge of US$200 for the additional transport, supervision and logistics involved in this project. Volunteers ​staying for longer than 4 weeks ​will need to budget an extra US$620​ to ​obtain a temporary work permit​ ​from Zambia Immigration in order to stay up to 90 days.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Please note: Volunteers ​staying for longer than 4 weeks ​will need to budget an extra US$620​ (subject to exchange rate) to ​obtain a temporary work permit​ ​from Zambian Immigration in order to stay up to 90 days.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Zambia generally find US$50-75 per week to be sufficient for expenses.

Zanzibar

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Volunteer projects available in Zanzibar

Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week AU$780 Equivalent to AU$112/day
2 weeks AU$1047 Equivalent to AU$75/day
3 weeks AU$1314 Equivalent to AU$63/day
4 weeks AU$1581 Equivalent to AU$57/day
5 weeks AU$1849 Equivalent to AU$53/day
6 weeks AU$2116 Equivalent to AU$51/day
8 weeks AU$2650 Equivalent to AU$48/day
10 weeks AU$3134 Equivalent to AU$45/day
12 weeks AU$3568 Equivalent to AU$43/day
Zanzibar: Turtle Conservation Project
Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week AU$881 Equivalent to AU$126/day
2 weeks AU$1249 Equivalent to AU$90/day
3 weeks AU$1617 Equivalent to AU$77/day
4 weeks AU$1986 Equivalent to AU$71/day
5 weeks AU$2354 Equivalent to AU$68/day
6 weeks AU$2722 Equivalent to AU$65/day
8 weeks AU$3459 Equivalent to AU$62/day
10 weeks AU$4145 Equivalent to AU$60/day
12 weeks AU$4781 Equivalent to AU$57/day
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of AU$431 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations and criminal background check.
  • Please note: Volunteers ​staying for 2 weeks or more ​will need to budget US$200​ to ​obtain a work permit.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Zanzibar generally find US$50-75 per week to be sufficient for expenses.

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