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Looking for the world's largest range of affordable volunteer abroad programs? With fully hosted programs in over 50 different destinations and fees as little as AU$31 per day including accommodation and meals, IVHQ has an affordable volunteering opportunity that's right for you!

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Argentina - Buenos Aires

Explore volunteering 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.
  • USD
1 week AU$691 Equivalent to AU$99/day
2 weeks AU$1033 Equivalent to AU$74/day
3 weeks AU$1274 Equivalent to AU$61/day
4 weeks AU$1515 Equivalent to AU$54/day
5 weeks AU$1756 Equivalent to AU$50/day
6 weeks AU$1997 Equivalent to AU$48/day
8 weeks AU$2478 Equivalent to AU$44/day
10 weeks AU$2960 Equivalent to AU$42/day
12 weeks AU$3442 Equivalent to AU$41/day
These fees apply to the following projects in Argentina - Buenos Aires:
These fees do not apply to the following projects in Argentina - Buenos Aires:
Click on the links below to see fees and inclusions for these projects.
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of US$329 (approximately AU$511) 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.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Buenos Aires generally find US$250-300 to be sufficient for weekly expenses, including in-country tours and optional Spanish lessons.
  • Breakfast
  • Airport pick-up
  • Accommodation
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Personalised preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Discounts on language lessons
  • Discounts on travel and tour add-ons
  • Certificate of International Volunteer Service

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

  • Lunch and dinner
  • Transport to and from your placement each day
  • Return to the airport when your program finishes
  • Flights
  • Visa (if required), travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check.
  • Personal spending money for snacks, laundry, public transportation, drinks and leisure activities during your free time.

Argentina - Cordoba

Explore volunteering in Argentina - Cordoba
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.
  • USD
1 week AU$543 Equivalent to AU$78/day
2 weeks AU$878 Equivalent to AU$63/day
3 weeks AU$1165 Equivalent to AU$56/day
4 weeks AU$1453 Equivalent to AU$52/day
5 weeks AU$1740 Equivalent to AU$50/day
6 weeks AU$2020 Equivalent to AU$48/day
8 weeks AU$2564 Equivalent to AU$46/day
10 weeks AU$3092 Equivalent to AU$44/day
12 weeks AU$3558 Equivalent to AU$42/day
16 weeks AU$4491 Equivalent to AU$40/day
20 weeks AU$5423 Equivalent to AU$39/day
24 weeks AU$6294 Equivalent to AU$37/day
These fees apply to the following projects in Argentina - Cordoba:
These fees do not apply to the following projects in Argentina - Cordoba:
Click on the links below to see fees and inclusions for these projects.
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of US$329 (approximately AU$511) 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.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Cordoba generally find US$120 to be sufficient for weekly expenses, including in-country tours and optional Spanish lessons.
  • Breakfast and dinner are served every weekday
  • Airport pick-up
  • Accommodation
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Personalised preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Discounts on language lessons
  • Discounts on travel and tour add-ons
  • Certificate of International Volunteer Service

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

  • Lunch and then dinner on the weekend
  • Transport to and from your placement each day
  • Return to the airport when your program finishes
  • Flights
  • Visa (if required), travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check.
  • Personal spending money for snacks, laundry, public transportation, drinks and leisure activities during your free time.

Australia

Explore volunteering 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.
  • USD
1 week AU$1608 Equivalent to AU$230/day
2 weeks AU$3209 Equivalent to AU$229/day
3 weeks AU$4732 Equivalent to AU$225/day
4 weeks AU$6255 Equivalent to AU$223/day
These fees apply to the following projects in Australia:
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of US$329 (approximately AU$511) 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.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Australia generally find US$250 per week to be sufficient for expenses, such as all breakfasts, weekend lunches and all dinners, and local tours and activities.
  • Any changes or cancellations within 30 days of the program start date are subject to a US$430 late change/cancellation fee.
  • Weekday lunches
  • Ferry rides to and from your placement each weekday
  • Accommodation
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Personalised preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteer Service

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

  • Dinner
  • Breakfast
  • Weekend lunches
  • Airport pick-up
  • Return to the airport when your program finishes
  • Flights
  • Visa (if required), travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check.
  • Personal spending money for snacks, laundry, public transportation, drinks and leisure activities during your free time.

Bali - Lovina

Explore volunteering 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.
  • USD
1 week AU$660 Equivalent to AU$94/day
2 weeks AU$951 Equivalent to AU$68/day
3 weeks AU$1249 Equivalent to AU$60/day
4 weeks AU$1516 Equivalent to AU$54/day
5 weeks AU$1768 Equivalent to AU$51/day
6 weeks AU$2020 Equivalent to AU$48/day
8 weeks AU$2500 Equivalent to AU$45/day
10 weeks AU$2980 Equivalent to AU$43/day
12 weeks AU$3460 Equivalent to AU$41/day
These fees apply to the following projects in Bali - Lovina:
These fees do not apply to the following projects in Bali - Lovina:
Click on the links below to see fees and inclusions for these projects.
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of US$329 (approximately AU$511) 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.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Bali - Lovina generally find US$80-100 per week to be sufficient for expenses.
  • Breakfast, lunch and dinner
  • Airport pick-up
  • Transport to and from your volunteer project
  • Accommodation
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Personalised 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 Volunteer Service

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

  • Return to the airport when your program finishes
  • Flights
  • Visa (if required), travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check.
  • Personal spending money for snacks, laundry, public transportation, drinks and leisure activities during your free time.

Bali - Ubud

Explore volunteering in Bali - Ubud
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.
  • USD
1 week AU$598 Equivalent to AU$85/day
2 weeks AU$881 Equivalent to AU$63/day
3 weeks AU$1164 Equivalent to AU$55/day
4 weeks AU$1454 Equivalent to AU$52/day
5 weeks AU$1729 Equivalent to AU$49/day
6 weeks AU$1973 Equivalent to AU$47/day
8 weeks AU$2453 Equivalent to AU$44/day
10 weeks AU$2934 Equivalent to AU$42/day
12 weeks AU$3414 Equivalent to AU$41/day
These fees apply to the following projects in Bali - Ubud:
These fees do not apply to the following projects in Bali - Ubud:
Click on the links below to see fees and inclusions for these projects.
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of US$329 (approximately AU$511) 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.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Bali - Ubud generally find US$80-100 per week to be sufficient for expenses.
  • Breakfast, lunch and dinner
  • Airport pick-up
  • Transport to and from your volunteer project
  • Accommodation
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Personalised 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 Volunteer Service

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

  • Return to the airport when your program finishes
  • Flights
  • Visa (if required), travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check.
  • Personal spending money for snacks, laundry, public transportation, drinks and leisure activities during your free time.

Belize

Explore volunteering 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.
  • USD
1 week AU$1631 Equivalent to AU$326/day
2 weeks AU$3069 Equivalent to AU$307/day
3 weeks AU$4506 Equivalent to AU$300/day
4 weeks AU$5944 Equivalent to AU$297/day
5 weeks AU$7381 Equivalent to AU$295/day
6 weeks AU$8819 Equivalent to AU$294/day
8 weeks AU$11694 Equivalent to AU$292/day
These fees apply to the following projects in Belize:
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of US$329 (approximately AU$511) 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.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Belize generally find US$200 to be sufficient for basic weekly expenses, including accommodation and meals on the weekends, and miscellaneous spending.
  • Please note: Volunteers will need to budget an extra US$30 per week for Marine Conservation Park fees, US$30 per week for dive gear rental and a US$50 fuel surcharge.
  • Any changes or cancellations within 14 days of your start date are subject to a US$550 late change/cancellation fee.
  • Meals (Monday lunch to Friday breakfast)
  • Accommodation
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Personalised 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 Volunteer Service

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

  • Accommodation and meals on weekends
  • Airport pick-up
  • Return to the airport when your program finishes
  • Flights
  • Visa (if required), travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check.
  • Personal spending money for snacks, laundry, public transportation, drinks and leisure activities during your free time.

Botswana

Explore volunteering in Botswana
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.
  • USD
1 week AU$1847 Equivalent to AU$264/day
2 weeks AU$2903 Equivalent to AU$207/day
3 weeks AU$3958 Equivalent to AU$189/day
4 weeks AU$5011 Equivalent to AU$179/day
5 weeks AU$6067 Equivalent to AU$173/day
6 weeks AU$7122 Equivalent to AU$170/day
8 weeks AU$9232 Equivalent to AU$165/day
10 weeks AU$11341 Equivalent to AU$162/day
12 weeks AU$13452 Equivalent to AU$160/day
These fees apply to the following projects in Botswana:
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of US$329 (approximately AU$511) 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.
  • Airport pick-up
  • Return bus and shuttle transport to/from Johannesburg to Botswana
  • Breakfast, lunch and dinner
  • Accommodation
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Personalised preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteer Service

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

  • Flights
  • Visa (if required), travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check.
  • Personal spending money for snacks, laundry, public transportation, drinks and leisure activities during your free time.

Brazil

Explore volunteering 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.
  • USD
2 weeks AU$885 Equivalent to AU$63/day
3 weeks AU$1118 Equivalent to AU$53/day
4 weeks AU$1352 Equivalent to AU$48/day
5 weeks AU$1585 Equivalent to AU$45/day
6 weeks AU$1818 Equivalent to AU$43/day
8 weeks AU$2284 Equivalent to AU$41/day
10 weeks AU$2750 Equivalent to AU$39/day
12 weeks AU$3216 Equivalent to AU$38/day
16 weeks AU$4149 Equivalent to AU$37/day
20 weeks AU$5081 Equivalent to AU$36/day
24 weeks AU$6014 Equivalent to AU$36/day
These fees apply to the following projects in Brazil:
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of US$329 (approximately AU$511) 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.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Brazil generally find US$250 to be sufficient for weekly expenses, including lunch, dinner and miscellaneous spending.
  • Breakfast
  • Airport pick-up
  • Accommodation
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Personalised preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteer Service

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

  • Lunch and dinner
  • Transport to and from your placement each day
  • Return to the airport when your program finishes
  • Flights
  • Visa (if required), travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check.
  • Personal spending money for snacks, laundry, public transportation, drinks and leisure activities during your free time.

Cambodia

Explore volunteering 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.
  • USD
2 weeks AU$668 Equivalent to AU$48/day
3 weeks AU$878 Equivalent to AU$42/day
4 weeks AU$1056 Equivalent to AU$38/day
5 weeks AU$1235 Equivalent to AU$35/day
6 weeks AU$1414 Equivalent to AU$34/day
8 weeks AU$1771 Equivalent to AU$32/day
10 weeks AU$2129 Equivalent to AU$30/day
12 weeks AU$2478 Equivalent to AU$30/day
16 weeks AU$3162 Equivalent to AU$28/day
20 weeks AU$3846 Equivalent to AU$27/day
24 weeks AU$4530 Equivalent to AU$27/day
These fees apply to the following projects in Cambodia:
These fees do not apply to the following projects in Cambodia:
Click on the links below to see fees and inclusions for these projects.
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of US$329 (approximately AU$511) 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.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Cambodia generally find US$80-100 per week to be sufficient for expenses.
  • Breakfast, lunch and dinner
  • Airport pick-up
  • Accommodation
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Personalised preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteer Service

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

  • Transport to and from your placement each day
  • Return to the airport when your program finishes
  • Flights
  • Visa (if required), travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check.
  • Personal spending money for snacks, laundry, public transportation, drinks and leisure activities during your free time.

China

Explore volunteering 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.
  • USD
1 week AU$520 Equivalent to AU$74/day
2 weeks AU$800 Equivalent to AU$57/day
3 weeks AU$1080 Equivalent to AU$51/day
4 weeks AU$1359 Equivalent to AU$49/day
5 weeks AU$1639 Equivalent to AU$47/day
6 weeks AU$1919 Equivalent to AU$46/day
8 weeks AU$2478 Equivalent to AU$44/day
10 weeks AU$3038 Equivalent to AU$43/day
12 weeks AU$3597 Equivalent to AU$43/day
16 weeks AU$4716 Equivalent to AU$42/day
20 weeks AU$5835 Equivalent to AU$42/day
24 weeks AU$6954 Equivalent to AU$41/day
These fees apply to the following projects in China:
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of US$329 (approximately AU$511) 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.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in China generally find US$50 per week to be sufficient for expenses.
  • Breakfast, lunch during the weekdays and dinner
  • Airport pick-up
  • Accommodation
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Personalised preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteer Service

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

  • Weekend lunch
  • Transport to and from your placement each day
  • Return to the airport when your program finishes
  • Flights
  • Visa (if required), travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check.
  • Personal spending money for snacks, laundry, public transportation, drinks and leisure activities during your free time.

Colombia

Explore volunteering in Colombia
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.
  • USD
1 week AU$536 Equivalent to AU$89/day
2 weeks AU$910 Equivalent to AU$76/day
3 weeks AU$1261 Equivalent to AU$70/day
4 weeks AU$1603 Equivalent to AU$67/day
5 weeks AU$1945 Equivalent to AU$65/day
6 weeks AU$2287 Equivalent to AU$64/day
8 weeks AU$2909 Equivalent to AU$61/day
10 weeks AU$3530 Equivalent to AU$59/day
12 weeks AU$4152 Equivalent to AU$58/day
16 weeks AU$5209 Equivalent to AU$54/day
20 weeks AU$6266 Equivalent to AU$52/day
24 weeks AU$7322 Equivalent to AU$51/day
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of US$329 (approximately AU$511) 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.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Colombia generally find US$200 to be sufficient for weekly expenses, including lunches and dinners, transport and miscellaneous spending.
  • Breakfast
  • Airport pick-up
  • Accommodation
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Personalised preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Discounts on language lessons
  • Certificate of International Volunteer Service

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

  • Lunch and dinner
  • Transport to and from your placement each day
  • Return to the airport when your program finishes
  • Flights
  • Visa (if required), travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check.
  • Personal spending money for snacks, laundry, public transportation, drinks and leisure activities during your free time.

Costa Rica

Explore volunteering in Costa Rica
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.
  • USD
1 week AU$722 Equivalent to AU$103/day
2 weeks AU$1173 Equivalent to AU$84/day
3 weeks AU$1639 Equivalent to AU$78/day
4 weeks AU$2066 Equivalent to AU$74/day
5 weeks AU$2401 Equivalent to AU$69/day
6 weeks AU$2735 Equivalent to AU$65/day
8 weeks AU$3403 Equivalent to AU$61/day
10 weeks AU$4071 Equivalent to AU$58/day
12 weeks AU$4740 Equivalent to AU$56/day
16 weeks AU$6076 Equivalent to AU$54/day
20 weeks AU$7413 Equivalent to AU$53/day
24 weeks AU$8749 Equivalent to AU$52/day
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of US$329 (approximately AU$511) 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.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Costa Rica generally find US$150 - US$200 per week to be sufficient for expenses. Please note this budget is for general expenses and does not include money you will need for any weekend activities you plan to do.
  • Breakfast and dinner
  • Airport pick-up
  • Accommodation
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Personalised preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Discounts on language lessons
  • Discounts on travel and tour add-ons
  • Certificate of International Volunteer Service

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

  • Lunch
  • Transport to and from your placement each day
  • Return to the airport when your program finishes
  • Flights
  • Visa (if required), travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check.
  • Personal spending money for snacks, laundry, public transportation, drinks and leisure activities during your free time.

Croatia

Explore volunteering in Croatia
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.
  • USD
1 week AU$1072 Equivalent to AU$153/day
2 weeks AU$1709 Equivalent to AU$122/day
3 weeks AU$2346 Equivalent to AU$112/day
4 weeks AU$2983 Equivalent to AU$107/day
5 weeks AU$3621 Equivalent to AU$103/day
6 weeks AU$4258 Equivalent to AU$101/day
8 weeks AU$5532 Equivalent to AU$99/day
10 weeks AU$6806 Equivalent to AU$97/day
12 weeks AU$8081 Equivalent to AU$96/day
These fees apply to the following projects in Croatia:
These fees do not apply to the following projects in Croatia:
Click on the links below to see fees and inclusions for these projects.
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of US$329 (approximately AU$511) 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.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Croatia generally find US$80 to be sufficient for basic weekly expenses.
  • Any changes or cancellations within 14 days of your start date are subject to a US$200 late change/cancellation fee.
  • Breakfast, lunch and dinner
  • Airport pick-up
  • Accommodation
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Personalised preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Discounts on language lessons
  • Certificate of International Volunteer Service

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

  • Transport to and from your placement each day
  • Return to the airport when your program finishes
  • Flights
  • Visa (if required), travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check.
  • Personal spending money for snacks, laundry, public transportation, drinks and leisure activities during your free time.

Ecuador - Quito

Explore volunteering in Ecuador - Quito
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.
  • USD
1 week AU$559 Equivalent to AU$80/day
2 weeks AU$800 Equivalent to AU$57/day
3 weeks AU$1041 Equivalent to AU$50/day
4 weeks AU$1282 Equivalent to AU$46/day
5 weeks AU$1523 Equivalent to AU$44/day
6 weeks AU$1763 Equivalent to AU$42/day
8 weeks AU$2245 Equivalent to AU$40/day
10 weeks AU$2727 Equivalent to AU$39/day
12 weeks AU$3209 Equivalent to AU$38/day
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of US$329 (approximately AU$511) 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.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Quito generally find US$100 per week to be sufficient for expenses, such as meals, personal spending and local tours and activities.
  • Breakfast
  • Airport pick-up
  • Accommodation
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Personalised preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Discounts on language lessons
  • Certificate of International Volunteer Service

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

  • Lunch and dinner
  • Transport to and from your placement each day
  • Return to the airport when your program finishes
  • Flights
  • Visa (if required), travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check.
  • Personal spending money for snacks, laundry, public transportation, drinks and leisure activities during your free time.

Fiji

Explore volunteering 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.
  • USD
1 week AU$777 Equivalent to AU$111/day
2 weeks AU$1118 Equivalent to AU$80/day
3 weeks AU$1468 Equivalent to AU$70/day
4 weeks AU$1810 Equivalent to AU$65/day
5 weeks AU$2121 Equivalent to AU$61/day
6 weeks AU$2439 Equivalent to AU$58/day
8 weeks AU$3077 Equivalent to AU$55/day
10 weeks AU$3745 Equivalent to AU$54/day
12 weeks AU$4382 Equivalent to AU$52/day
These fees apply to the following projects in Fiji:
These fees do not apply to the following projects in Fiji:
Click on the links below to see fees and inclusions for these projects.
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of US$329 (approximately AU$511) 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.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Fiji generally find US$100 per week to be sufficient for expenses.
  • Breakfast, lunch and dinner
  • Airport pick-up
  • Transport to and from your volunteer placement each day
  • Accommodation
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Personalised preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteer Service

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

  • Return to the airport when your program finishes
  • Flights
  • Visa (if required), travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check.
  • Personal spending money for snacks, laundry, public transportation, drinks and leisure activities during your free time.

Galapagos Islands

Explore volunteering in Galapagos Islands
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.
  • USD
2 weeks AU$2206 Equivalent to AU$158/day
3 weeks AU$3014 Equivalent to AU$144/day
4 weeks AU$3823 Equivalent to AU$137/day
5 weeks AU$4631 Equivalent to AU$132/day
6 weeks AU$5439 Equivalent to AU$130/day
8 weeks AU$7055 Equivalent to AU$126/day
10 weeks AU$8671 Equivalent to AU$124/day
12 weeks AU$10288 Equivalent to AU$122/day
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of US$329 (approximately AU$511) 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 Galapagos Islands program are non-refundable once inside 30 days of the program start date. Any changes or cancellations within 30 days of the program start date are subject to a US$500 late change/cancellation fee.
  • Breakfast, lunch, and dinner
  • Transient visa (for all volunteers aged 18+ - this visa is specific to Galapagos National Park only)
  • Local pickup
  • Return ferry from Santa Cruz to Isabela island
  • Accommodation
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Personalised preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteer Service

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

  • Transit Control Card
  • Water taxis
  • Bus transfer from airport to ferry dock
  • Return bus from ferry to the airport when your program finishes
  • National Park Entry Fee (only required for volunteers under the age of 18)
  • Flights
  • Visa (if required), travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check.
  • Personal spending money for snacks, laundry, public transportation, drinks and leisure activities during your free time.

Ghana

Explore volunteering in Ghana
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.
  • USD
1 week AU$590 Equivalent to AU$84/day
2 weeks AU$876 Equivalent to AU$63/day
3 weeks AU$1094 Equivalent to AU$52/day
4 weeks AU$1311 Equivalent to AU$47/day
5 weeks AU$1529 Equivalent to AU$44/day
6 weeks AU$1746 Equivalent to AU$42/day
8 weeks AU$2275 Equivalent to AU$41/day
10 weeks AU$2803 Equivalent to AU$40/day
12 weeks AU$3350 Equivalent to AU$40/day
16 weeks AU$4482 Equivalent to AU$40/day
20 weeks AU$5613 Equivalent to AU$40/day
24 weeks AU$6744 Equivalent to AU$40/day
These fees apply to the following projects in Ghana:
These fees do not apply to the following projects in Ghana:
Click on the links below to see fees and inclusions for these projects.
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of US$329 (approximately AU$511) 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.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Ghana generally find US$50 to be sufficient for weekly expenses, including water, toilet paper, transport and miscellaneous spending.
  • Meals
  • Airport pick-up
  • Transportation to and from placement
  • Accommodation
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Personalised preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteer Service

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

  • Return airport transfer when your program finishes
  • Flights
  • Visa (if required), travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check.
  • Personal spending money for snacks, laundry, public transportation, drinks and leisure activities during your free time.

Greece - Alonissos

Explore volunteering in Greece - Alonissos
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.
  • USD
1 week AU$2408 Equivalent to AU$344/day
2 weeks AU$4553 Equivalent to AU$325/day
These fees apply to the following projects in Greece - Alonissos:
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of US$329 (approximately AU$511) 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.
  • Any changes or cancellations within 14 days of your start date are subject to a US$200 late change/cancellation fee.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Alonissos generally find US$100 to be sufficient for weekly expenses.
  • Breakfast and dinner
  • Local pick-up
  • Accommodation
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Personalised preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteer Service

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

  • Lunch
  • Flights
  • Visa (if required), travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check.
  • Personal spending money for snacks, laundry, public transportation, drinks and leisure activities during your free time.

Greece - Athens

Explore volunteering in Greece - Athens
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.
  • USD
1 week AU$1072 Equivalent to AU$153/day
2 weeks AU$1631 Equivalent to AU$117/day
3 weeks AU$2191 Equivalent to AU$104/day
4 weeks AU$2750 Equivalent to AU$98/day
5 weeks AU$3310 Equivalent to AU$95/day
6 weeks AU$3869 Equivalent to AU$92/day
8 weeks AU$4988 Equivalent to AU$89/day
10 weeks AU$6107 Equivalent to AU$87/day
12 weeks AU$7226 Equivalent to AU$86/day
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of US$329 (approximately AU$511) 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.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Athens generally find US$100 to be sufficient for weekly expenses including, transportation, water and miscellaneous spending.
  • Breakfast, lunch and dinner
  • Airport pick-up
  • Accommodation
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Personalised preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteer Service

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

  • Transport to and from your placement each day
  • Return to the airport when your program finishes
  • Flights
  • Visa (if required), travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check.
  • Personal spending money for snacks, laundry, public transportation, drinks and leisure activities during your free time.

Guatemala

Explore volunteering in Guatemala
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.
  • USD
1 week AU$575 Equivalent to AU$82/day
2 weeks AU$979 Equivalent to AU$70/day
3 weeks AU$1277 Equivalent to AU$61/day
4 weeks AU$1550 Equivalent to AU$55/day
5 weeks AU$1854 Equivalent to AU$53/day
6 weeks AU$2157 Equivalent to AU$51/day
8 weeks AU$2763 Equivalent to AU$49/day
10 weeks AU$3369 Equivalent to AU$48/day
12 weeks AU$3975 Equivalent to AU$47/day
16 weeks AU$5187 Equivalent to AU$46/day
20 weeks AU$6399 Equivalent to AU$46/day
24 weeks AU$7611 Equivalent to AU$45/day
These fees apply to the following projects in Guatemala:
These fees do not apply to the following projects in Guatemala:
Click on the links below to see fees and inclusions for these projects.
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of US$329 (approximately AU$511) 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.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Guatemala generally find US$80 - US$100 per week to be sufficient for expenses. Please note this budget is for general expenses and does not include money you will need for any weekend activities you plan to do.
  • Breakfast and dinner
  • Airport pick-up
  • Accommodation
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Personalised preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Discounts on language lessons
  • Discounts on travel and tour add-ons
  • Certificate of International Volunteer Service

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

  • Lunch
  • Transport to and from your placement each day
  • Return to the airport when your program finishes
  • Flights
  • Visa (if required), travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check.
  • Personal spending money for snacks, laundry, public transportation, drinks and leisure activities during your free time.

India - Delhi

Explore volunteering 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.
  • USD
1 week AU$512 Equivalent to AU$73/day
2 weeks AU$644 Equivalent to AU$46/day
3 weeks AU$854 Equivalent to AU$41/day
4 weeks AU$1064 Equivalent to AU$38/day
5 weeks AU$1274 Equivalent to AU$36/day
6 weeks AU$1484 Equivalent to AU$35/day
8 weeks AU$1934 Equivalent to AU$35/day
10 weeks AU$2354 Equivalent to AU$34/day
12 weeks AU$2774 Equivalent to AU$33/day
16 weeks AU$3613 Equivalent to AU$32/day
20 weeks AU$4452 Equivalent to AU$32/day
24 weeks AU$5291 Equivalent to AU$32/day
These fees apply to the following projects in India - Delhi:
These fees do not apply to the following projects in India - Delhi:
Click on the links below to see fees and inclusions for these projects.
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of US$329 (approximately AU$511) 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.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Delhi generally find US$100 per week sufficient for additional transport and miscellaneous expenses.
  • Breakfast, lunch and dinner
  • Transportation to and from placement and accommodation each day
  • Airport pick-up
  • Accommodation
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Personalised 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 Volunteer Service

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

  • Return to the airport when your program finishes
  • Flights
  • Visa (if required), travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check.
  • Personal spending money for snacks, laundry, public transportation, drinks and leisure activities during your free time.

India - Kerala

Explore volunteering 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.
  • USD
1 week AU$691 Equivalent to AU$99/day
2 weeks AU$916 Equivalent to AU$65/day
3 weeks AU$1142 Equivalent to AU$54/day
4 weeks AU$1367 Equivalent to AU$49/day
5 weeks AU$1592 Equivalent to AU$46/day
6 weeks AU$1818 Equivalent to AU$43/day
8 weeks AU$2268 Equivalent to AU$41/day
10 weeks AU$2719 Equivalent to AU$39/day
12 weeks AU$3170 Equivalent to AU$38/day
These fees apply to the following projects in India - Kerala:
These fees do not apply to the following projects in India - Kerala:
Click on the links below to see fees and inclusions for these projects.
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of US$329 (approximately AU$511) 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.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Kerala generally find US$100 - US$150 to be sufficient for basic weekly expenses.
  • Breakfast, lunch and dinner
  • Airport pick-up
  • Accommodation
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Personalised 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 Volunteer Service

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

  • Sunday dinners
  • Transport to and from your placement and accommodated each day
  • Return to the airport when your program finishes
  • Flights
  • Visa (if required), travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check.
  • Personal spending money for snacks, laundry, public transportation, drinks and leisure activities during your free time.

Italy - Rome

Explore volunteering in Italy - Rome
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.
  • USD
2 weeks AU$2540 Equivalent to AU$182/day
3 weeks AU$3582 Equivalent to AU$171/day
4 weeks AU$4623 Equivalent to AU$165/day
5 weeks AU$5664 Equivalent to AU$162/day
6 weeks AU$6705 Equivalent to AU$160/day
8 weeks AU$8788 Equivalent to AU$157/day
10 weeks AU$10870 Equivalent to AU$155/day
12 weeks AU$12953 Equivalent to AU$154/day
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of US$329 (approximately AU$511) 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.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Rome generally find US$200 to be sufficient for weekly expenses, including lunches, transport and miscellaneous spending.
  • Any changes or cancellations within 14 days of your start date are subject to a US$200 late change/cancellation fee.
  • Breakfast and dinner
  • Airport pick-up
  • Accommodation
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Personalised preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteer Service

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

  • Lunch
  • Transport to and from your placement each day
  • Return to the airport when your program finishes
  • Flights
  • Visa (if required), travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check.
  • Personal spending money for snacks, laundry, public transportation, drinks and leisure activities during your free time.

Jamaica

Explore volunteering in Jamaica
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.
  • USD
1 week AU$815 Equivalent to AU$117/day
2 weeks AU$1435 Equivalent to AU$103/day
3 weeks AU$2004 Equivalent to AU$95/day
4 weeks AU$2539 Equivalent to AU$91/day
These fees apply to the following projects in Jamaica:
These fees do not apply to the following projects in Jamaica:
Click on the links below to see fees and inclusions for these projects.
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of US$329 (approximately AU$511) 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.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Jamaica generally find US$400 -$500 per week to be sufficient for additional expenses.
  • Light breakfast supplies
  • Airport pick-up
  • Accommodation
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Personalised 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 Volunteer Service

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

  • Lunch and dinner
  • Transport to and from your placement each day
  • Return to the airport when your program finishes
  • Flights
  • Visa (if required), travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check.
  • Personal spending money for snacks, laundry, public transportation, drinks and leisure activities during your free time.

Jordan

Explore volunteering in Jordan
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.
  • USD
1 week AU$1327 Equivalent to AU$190/day
2 weeks AU$1933 Equivalent to AU$138/day
3 weeks AU$2539 Equivalent to AU$121/day
4 weeks AU$3145 Equivalent to AU$112/day
5 weeks AU$3751 Equivalent to AU$107/day
6 weeks AU$4357 Equivalent to AU$104/day
8 weeks AU$5569 Equivalent to AU$99/day
10 weeks AU$6782 Equivalent to AU$97/day
12 weeks AU$7994 Equivalent to AU$95/day
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of US$329 (approximately AU$511) 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.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Jordan generally find US$50 to be sufficient for basic weekly expenses.
  • Any changes or cancellations within 14 days of your start date are subject to a US$200 late change/cancellation fee.
  • Breakfast, lunch and dinner
  • Airport pick-up
  • Accommodation
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Personalised preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Discounts on language lessons
  • Discounts on travel and tour add-ons
  • Certificate of International Volunteer Service

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

  • Transport to and from your placement each day
  • Return to the airport when your program finishes
  • Flights
  • Visa (if required), travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check.
  • Personal spending money for snacks, laundry, public transportation, drinks and leisure activities during your free time.

Kenya

Explore volunteering in Kenya
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.
  • USD
1 week AU$582 Equivalent to AU$83/day
2 weeks AU$800 Equivalent to AU$57/day
3 weeks AU$1017 Equivalent to AU$48/day
4 weeks AU$1235 Equivalent to AU$44/day
5 weeks AU$1453 Equivalent to AU$42/day
6 weeks AU$1670 Equivalent to AU$40/day
8 weeks AU$2105 Equivalent to AU$38/day
10 weeks AU$2540 Equivalent to AU$36/day
12 weeks AU$2976 Equivalent to AU$35/day
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of US$329 (approximately AU$511) 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.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Kenya generally find US$50-100 per week to be sufficient for expenses.
  • Meals
  • Airport pick-up
  • Accommodation
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Personalised preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteer Service

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

  • Transport to and from your placement each day
  • Return airport transfer when your program finishes
  • Flights
  • Visa (if required), travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check.
  • Personal spending money for snacks, laundry, public transportation, drinks and leisure activities during your free time.

Laos

Explore volunteering 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.
  • USD
1 week AU$442 Equivalent to AU$63/day
2 weeks AU$699 Equivalent to AU$50/day
3 weeks AU$955 Equivalent to AU$46/day
4 weeks AU$1204 Equivalent to AU$43/day
5 weeks AU$1453 Equivalent to AU$42/day
6 weeks AU$1701 Equivalent to AU$41/day
8 weeks AU$2043 Equivalent to AU$36/day
10 weeks AU$2385 Equivalent to AU$34/day
12 weeks AU$2727 Equivalent to AU$32/day
These fees apply to the following projects in Laos:
These fees do not apply to the following projects in Laos:
Click on the links below to see fees and inclusions for these projects.
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of US$329 (approximately AU$511) 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.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Laos generally find US$75 per week to be sufficient for expenses.
  • Meals
  • Airport pick-up
  • Transport to and from volunteer project
  • Accommodation
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Personalised 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 Volunteer Service

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

  • Return to the airport when your program finishes
  • Flights
  • Visa (if required), travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check.
  • Personal spending money for snacks, laundry, public transportation, drinks and leisure activities during your free time.

Lombok

Explore volunteering in Lombok
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.
  • USD
1 week AU$691 Equivalent to AU$99/day
2 weeks AU$979 Equivalent to AU$70/day
3 weeks AU$1266 Equivalent to AU$60/day
4 weeks AU$1538 Equivalent to AU$55/day
5 weeks AU$1787 Equivalent to AU$51/day
6 weeks AU$2035 Equivalent to AU$48/day
8 weeks AU$2517 Equivalent to AU$45/day
10 weeks AU$2999 Equivalent to AU$43/day
12 weeks AU$3465 Equivalent to AU$41/day
These fees apply to the following projects in Lombok:
These fees do not apply to the following projects in Lombok:
Click on the links below to see fees and inclusions for these projects.
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of US$329 (approximately AU$511) 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.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Lombok generally find US$100 to be sufficient for weekly expenses, including transport and miscellaneous spending.
  • Any changes or cancellations within 14 days of your start date are subject to a US$150 late change/cancellation fee.
  • Meals
  • Airport pick-up
  • Transport to and from your volunteer placement each day
  • Accommodation
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Personalised preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteer Service

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

  • Return to the airport when your program finishes
  • Flights
  • Visa (if required), travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check.
  • Personal spending money for snacks, laundry, public transportation, drinks and leisure activities during your free time.

Madagascar

Explore volunteering in Madagascar
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.
  • USD
1 week AU$777 Equivalent to AU$111/day
2 weeks AU$1181 Equivalent to AU$84/day
3 weeks AU$1600 Equivalent to AU$76/day
4 weeks AU$2020 Equivalent to AU$72/day
5 weeks AU$2439 Equivalent to AU$70/day
6 weeks AU$2859 Equivalent to AU$68/day
8 weeks AU$3698 Equivalent to AU$66/day
10 weeks AU$4537 Equivalent to AU$65/day
12 weeks AU$5377 Equivalent to AU$64/day
These fees apply to the following projects in Madagascar:
These fees do not apply to the following projects in Madagascar:
Click on the links below to see fees and inclusions for these projects.
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of US$329 (approximately AU$511) 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.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Madagascar generally find US$70-120 per week to be sufficient for expenses.
  • Breakfast, lunch and dinner
  • Airport pick-up
  • Accommodation
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Personalised preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteer Service

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

  • Return to the airport when your program finishes
  • Flights
  • Visa (if required), travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check.
  • Personal spending money for snacks, laundry, public transportation, drinks and leisure activities during your free time.

Morocco

Explore volunteering in Morocco
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.
  • USD
1 week AU$613 Equivalent to AU$88/day
2 weeks AU$1095 Equivalent to AU$78/day
3 weeks AU$1429 Equivalent to AU$68/day
4 weeks AU$1763 Equivalent to AU$63/day
5 weeks AU$2098 Equivalent to AU$60/day
6 weeks AU$2432 Equivalent to AU$58/day
8 weeks AU$3100 Equivalent to AU$55/day
10 weeks AU$3597 Equivalent to AU$51/day
12 weeks AU$4095 Equivalent to AU$49/day
16 weeks AU$5066 Equivalent to AU$45/day
20 weeks AU$6029 Equivalent to AU$43/day
24 weeks AU$6993 Equivalent to AU$42/day
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of US$329 (approximately AU$511) 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.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Morocco generally find US$40 to be sufficient for weekly expenses.
  • Breakfast, lunch and dinner
  • Airport pick-up
  • Accommodation
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Personalised preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Discounts on language lessons
  • Certificate of International Volunteer Service

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

  • Transport to and from your placement each day
  • Return to the airport when your program finishes
  • Flights
  • Visa (if required), travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check.
  • Personal spending money for snacks, laundry, public transportation, drinks and leisure activities during your free time.

Namibia

Explore volunteering in Namibia
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.
  • USD
2 weeks AU$1858 Equivalent to AU$133/day
3 weeks AU$2741 Equivalent to AU$131/day
4 weeks AU$3624 Equivalent to AU$129/day
5 weeks AU$4506 Equivalent to AU$129/day
6 weeks AU$5389 Equivalent to AU$128/day
8 weeks AU$6662 Equivalent to AU$119/day
10 weeks AU$7809 Equivalent to AU$112/day
12 weeks AU$9058 Equivalent to AU$108/day
16 weeks AU$12047 Equivalent to AU$108/day
20 weeks AU$14788 Equivalent to AU$106/day
24 weeks AU$17727 Equivalent to AU$106/day
These fees apply to the following projects in Namibia:
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of US$329 (approximately AU$511) 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.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Namibia generally find US$100 per week to be sufficient for expenses.
  • Breakfast, lunch and dinner
  • Airport pick-up and drop-off
  • Donation to sanctuary
  • Uniform (one pair of pants and one shirt)
  • Accommodation
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Personalised preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteer Service

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

  • Visa, flights, vaccinations, criminal background check.
  • Flights
  • Visa (if required), travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check.
  • Personal spending money for snacks, laundry, public transportation, drinks and leisure activities during your free time.

Nepal

Explore volunteering in Nepal
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.
  • USD
1 week AU$427 Equivalent to AU$61/day
2 weeks AU$629 Equivalent to AU$45/day
3 weeks AU$831 Equivalent to AU$40/day
4 weeks AU$1033 Equivalent to AU$37/day
5 weeks AU$1235 Equivalent to AU$35/day
6 weeks AU$1437 Equivalent to AU$34/day
8 weeks AU$1810 Equivalent to AU$32/day
10 weeks AU$2183 Equivalent to AU$31/day
12 weeks AU$2556 Equivalent to AU$30/day
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of US$329 (approximately AU$511) 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.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Nepal generally find US$45 per week to be sufficient for expenses, such as lunches, transportation and local tours & activities.
  • Daily breakfast and dinners
  • Airport pick-up
  • Accommodation
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Personalised 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 Volunteer Service

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

  • Daily lunches
  • Transport to and from your placement each day
  • Return to the airport when your program finishes
  • Flights
  • Visa (if required), travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check.
  • Personal spending money for snacks, laundry, public transportation, drinks and leisure activities during your free time.

New Zealand

Explore volunteering 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.
  • USD
2 weeks AU$1950 Equivalent to AU$139/day
3 weeks AU$2844 Equivalent to AU$135/day
4 weeks AU$3729 Equivalent to AU$133/day
5 weeks AU$4607 Equivalent to AU$132/day
6 weeks AU$5478 Equivalent to AU$130/day
8 weeks AU$7195 Equivalent to AU$128/day
10 weeks AU$8897 Equivalent to AU$127/day
12 weeks AU$10591 Equivalent to AU$126/day
These fees apply to the following projects in New Zealand:
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of US$329 (approximately AU$511) 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.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in New Zealand generally find a weekly budget of US$150 for dinners, weekend meals, transport and other miscellaneous expenses to be sufficient.
  • Any changes or cancellations between 5-14 days of arrival are subject to a minimum US$186 late change/cancellation charge.
  • If changing or cancelling inside 4 days of arrival, this is subject to a minimum US$442 late change/cancellation fee.
  • Breakfast and lunch (Monday to Friday)
  • Airport pick-up
  • Accommodation
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Personalised preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteer Service

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

  • Dinner everyday
  • Meals on the weekend
  • Transport to and from your placement each day
  • Return to the airport when your program finishes
  • Flights
  • Visa (if required), travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check.
  • Personal spending money for snacks, laundry, public transportation, drinks and leisure activities during your free time.

Peru - Cusco

Explore volunteering in Peru - Cusco
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.
  • USD
1 week AU$575 Equivalent to AU$82/day
2 weeks AU$979 Equivalent to AU$70/day
3 weeks AU$1277 Equivalent to AU$61/day
4 weeks AU$1550 Equivalent to AU$55/day
5 weeks AU$1854 Equivalent to AU$53/day
6 weeks AU$2157 Equivalent to AU$51/day
8 weeks AU$2763 Equivalent to AU$49/day
10 weeks AU$3369 Equivalent to AU$48/day
12 weeks AU$3975 Equivalent to AU$47/day
16 weeks AU$5187 Equivalent to AU$46/day
20 weeks AU$6399 Equivalent to AU$46/day
24 weeks AU$7611 Equivalent to AU$45/day
These fees apply to the following projects in Peru - Cusco:
These fees do not apply to the following projects in Peru - Cusco:
Click on the links below to see fees and inclusions for these projects.
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of US$329 (approximately AU$511) 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.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Cusco generally find US$100 - $150 per week to be sufficient for expenses, such lunches, public transportation, personal spending money, etc..
  • Breakfast and dinner
  • Airport pick-up
  • Accommodation
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Personalised preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Discounts on language lessons
  • Discounts on travel and tour add-ons
  • Certificate of International Volunteer Service

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

  • Lunch
  • Transport to and from your placement each day
  • Return to the airport when your program finishes
  • Flights
  • Visa (if required), travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check.
  • Personal spending money for snacks, laundry, public transportation, drinks and leisure activities during your free time.

Peru - Lima

Explore volunteering in Peru - Lima
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.
  • USD
1 week AU$427 Equivalent to AU$61/day
2 weeks AU$758 Equivalent to AU$54/day
3 weeks AU$1087 Equivalent to AU$52/day
4 weeks AU$1297 Equivalent to AU$46/day
5 weeks AU$1513 Equivalent to AU$43/day
6 weeks AU$1731 Equivalent to AU$41/day
8 weeks AU$2181 Equivalent to AU$39/day
10 weeks AU$2617 Equivalent to AU$37/day
12 weeks AU$3052 Equivalent to AU$36/day
These fees apply to the following projects in Peru - Lima:
These fees do not apply to the following projects in Peru - Lima:
Click on the links below to see fees and inclusions for these projects.
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of US$329 (approximately AU$511) 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.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Lima generally find US$50 - $100 per week to be sufficient for expenses, such as snacks, lunches, in-country tours, and Spanish language lessons.
  • Anyone volunteering during the week before Christmas will have a one-off surcharge of US$70 added to their file when registering, for Christmas activities within the community.
  • Breakfast and dinner
  • Airport pick-up
  • Accommodation
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Personalised preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Discounts on language lessons
  • Discounts on travel and tour add-ons
  • Certificate of International Volunteer Service

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

  • Transport to and from your placement each day
  • Return to the airport when your program finishes
  • Lunch
  • Flights
  • Visa (if required), travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check.
  • Personal spending money for snacks, laundry, public transportation, drinks and leisure activities during your free time.

Philippines

Explore volunteering 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.
  • USD
1 week AU$590 Equivalent to AU$84/day
2 weeks AU$826 Equivalent to AU$59/day
3 weeks AU$1125 Equivalent to AU$54/day
4 weeks AU$1392 Equivalent to AU$50/day
5 weeks AU$1659 Equivalent to AU$47/day
6 weeks AU$1927 Equivalent to AU$46/day
8 weeks AU$2461 Equivalent to AU$44/day
10 weeks AU$2996 Equivalent to AU$43/day
12 weeks AU$3530 Equivalent to AU$42/day
16 weeks AU$4600 Equivalent to AU$41/day
20 weeks AU$5669 Equivalent to AU$41/day
24 weeks AU$6738 Equivalent to AU$40/day
These fees apply to the following projects in the Philippines:
These fees do not apply to the following projects in the Philippines:
Click on the links below to see fees and inclusions for these projects.
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of US$329 (approximately AU$511) 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.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Philippines generally find US$100 per week to be sufficient for expenses.
  • Meals
  • Airport pick-up
  • Transport to and from volunteer project
  • Accommodation
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Personalised preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteer Service

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

  • Return to the airport when your program finishes
  • Flights
  • Visa (if required), travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check.
  • Personal spending money for snacks, laundry, public transportation, drinks and leisure activities during your free time.

Portugal

Explore volunteering in Portugal
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.
  • USD
1 week AU$1095 Equivalent to AU$157/day
2 weeks AU$1655 Equivalent to AU$118/day
3 weeks AU$2214 Equivalent to AU$105/day
4 weeks AU$2774 Equivalent to AU$99/day
5 weeks AU$3349 Equivalent to AU$96/day
6 weeks AU$3924 Equivalent to AU$93/day
8 weeks AU$5074 Equivalent to AU$91/day
10 weeks AU$6224 Equivalent to AU$89/day
12 weeks AU$7374 Equivalent to AU$88/day
These fees apply to the following projects in Portugal:
These fees do not apply to the following projects in Portugal:
Click on the links below to see fees and inclusions for these projects.
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of US$329 (approximately AU$511) 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.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers on Lisbon based projects and on the Biological Park Conservation project generally find US$65 to be sufficient for basic weekly expenses. For those on the Wolf Conservation project, we recommend a weekly budget of US$150.
  • Any changes or cancellations within 14 days of your start date are subject to a US$200 late change/cancellation fee.
  • Breakfast, lunch and dinner
  • Airport pick-up
  • Accommodation
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Personalised preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Discounts on language lessons
  • Certificate of International Volunteer Service

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

  • Transport to and from your placement each day
  • Return to the airport when your program finishes
  • Flights
  • Visa (if required), travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check.
  • Personal spending money for snacks, laundry, public transportation, drinks and leisure activities during your free time.

Portugal - Porto

Explore volunteering in Portugal - Porto
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.
  • USD
1 week AU$1072 Equivalent to AU$153/day
2 weeks AU$1864 Equivalent to AU$133/day
3 weeks AU$2657 Equivalent to AU$127/day
4 weeks AU$3450 Equivalent to AU$123/day
5 weeks AU$4242 Equivalent to AU$121/day
6 weeks AU$5035 Equivalent to AU$120/day
8 weeks AU$6620 Equivalent to AU$118/day
10 weeks AU$8205 Equivalent to AU$117/day
12 weeks AU$9790 Equivalent to AU$117/day
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of US$329 (approximately AU$511) 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.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Porto generally find US$150 to be sufficient for weekly expenses, including transport and miscellaneous spending.
  • Any changes or cancellations within 14 days of your start date are subject to a US$200 late change/cancellation fee.
  • Meals
  • Airport pick-up
  • Accommodation
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Personalised preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteer Service

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

  • Transport to and from your placement each day
  • Return to the airport when your program finishes
  • Flights
  • Visa (if required), travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check.
  • Personal spending money for snacks, laundry, public transportation, drinks and leisure activities during your free time.

Puerto Rico

Explore volunteering 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.
  • USD
1 week AU$971 Equivalent to AU$139/day
2 weeks AU$1476 Equivalent to AU$105/day
3 weeks AU$1934 Equivalent to AU$92/day
4 weeks AU$2439 Equivalent to AU$87/day
5 weeks AU$2941 Equivalent to AU$84/day
6 weeks AU$3442 Equivalent to AU$82/day
8 weeks AU$4371 Equivalent to AU$78/day
10 weeks AU$5221 Equivalent to AU$75/day
12 weeks AU$6146 Equivalent to AU$73/day
These fees apply to the following projects in Puerto Rico:
These fees do not apply to the following projects in Puerto Rico:
Click on the links below to see fees and inclusions for these projects.
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of US$329 (approximately AU$511) 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.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Puerto Rico generally find US$300 - US$400 per week to be sufficient for expenses, such as meals, and in-country tours.
  • Any cancellations or changes within 14 days of a volunteers start date is subject to a minimum 25% late change/cancellation fee
  • Airport pick-up
  • Accommodation
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Personalised preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteer Service

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

  • Meals
  • Transport to and from your placement each day
  • Return to the airport when your program finishes
  • Flights
  • Visa (if required), travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check.
  • Personal spending money for snacks, laundry, public transportation, drinks and leisure activities during your free time.

Romania

Explore volunteering in Romania
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.
  • USD
1 week AU$783 Equivalent to AU$112/day
2 weeks AU$1347 Equivalent to AU$96/day
3 weeks AU$1762 Equivalent to AU$84/day
4 weeks AU$2177 Equivalent to AU$78/day
5 weeks AU$2586 Equivalent to AU$74/day
6 weeks AU$2994 Equivalent to AU$71/day
8 weeks AU$3812 Equivalent to AU$68/day
10 weeks AU$4629 Equivalent to AU$66/day
12 weeks AU$5425 Equivalent to AU$65/day
16 weeks AU$7016 Equivalent to AU$63/day
20 weeks AU$8580 Equivalent to AU$61/day
24 weeks AU$10134 Equivalent to AU$60/day
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of US$329 (approximately AU$511) 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.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Romania generally find US$70 to be sufficient for weekly expenses including, transportation, water and miscellaneous spending.
  • Breakfast, lunch and dinner
  • Airport pick-up
  • Accommodation
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Personalised preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Discounts on language lessons
  • Certificate of International Volunteer Service

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

  • Transport to and from your placement each day
  • Return to the airport when your program finishes
  • Flights
  • Visa (if required), travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check.
  • Personal spending money for snacks, laundry, public transportation, drinks and leisure activities during your free time.

South Africa

Explore volunteering 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.
  • USD
1 week AU$427 Equivalent to AU$61/day
2 weeks AU$691 Equivalent to AU$49/day
3 weeks AU$955 Equivalent to AU$46/day
4 weeks AU$1219 Equivalent to AU$44/day
5 weeks AU$1484 Equivalent to AU$42/day
6 weeks AU$1748 Equivalent to AU$42/day
8 weeks AU$2276 Equivalent to AU$41/day
10 weeks AU$2805 Equivalent to AU$40/day
12 weeks AU$3333 Equivalent to AU$40/day
16 weeks AU$4390 Equivalent to AU$39/day
20 weeks AU$5447 Equivalent to AU$39/day
24 weeks AU$6503 Equivalent to AU$39/day
These fees apply to the following projects in South Africa:
These fees do not apply to the following projects in South Africa:
Click on the links below to see fees and inclusions for these projects.
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of US$329 (approximately AU$511) 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.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in South Africa generally find US$50-75 per week to be sufficient for expenses.
  • Meals
  • Airport pick-up
  • Transport to and from your placement
  • Accommodation
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Personalised preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteer Service

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

  • Return to the airport when your program finishes
  • Flights
  • Visa (if required), travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check.
  • Personal spending money for snacks, laundry, public transportation, drinks and leisure activities during your free time.

South Africa - Kruger

Explore volunteering 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.
  • USD
2 weeks AU$1515 Equivalent to AU$108/day
4 weeks AU$2509 Equivalent to AU$90/day
6 weeks AU$3504 Equivalent to AU$83/day
8 weeks AU$4499 Equivalent to AU$80/day
10 weeks AU$5493 Equivalent to AU$78/day
12 weeks AU$6488 Equivalent to AU$77/day
These fees apply to the following projects in South Africa - Kruger:
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of US$329 (approximately AU$511) 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.
  • Due to the remote location of the camp and limited availability of specialty items, there is an extra charge 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$50-75 per week to be sufficient for expenses, if not joining weekend tours.
  • Any changes or cancellations within 30 days of the program start date are subject to at least a US$488 late change/cancellation fee.
  • Breakfast, lunch and dinner
  • Airport pick-up
  • Airport drop-off
  • Accommodation
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Personalised preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteer Service

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

  • Flights
  • Visa (if required), travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check.
  • Personal spending money for snacks, laundry, public transportation, drinks and leisure activities during your free time.

South Africa - Table View

Explore volunteering 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.
  • USD
1 week AU$543 Equivalent to AU$78/day
2 weeks AU$885 Equivalent to AU$63/day
3 weeks AU$1336 Equivalent to AU$64/day
4 weeks AU$1818 Equivalent to AU$65/day
5 weeks AU$2284 Equivalent to AU$65/day
6 weeks AU$2735 Equivalent to AU$65/day
8 weeks AU$3636 Equivalent to AU$65/day
10 weeks AU$4537 Equivalent to AU$65/day
12 weeks AU$5439 Equivalent to AU$65/day
16 weeks AU$7242 Equivalent to AU$65/day
20 weeks AU$9044 Equivalent to AU$65/day
24 weeks AU$10847 Equivalent to AU$65/day
These fees apply to the following projects in South Africa - Table View:
These fees do not apply to the following projects in South Africa - Table View:
Click on the links below to see fees and inclusions for these projects.
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of US$329 (approximately AU$511) 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.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in South Africa generally find US$80 per week to be sufficient for expenses.
  • Meals
  • Airport pick-up
  • Transport to and from your placement
  • Accommodation
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Personalised preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteer Service

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

  • Airport drop off
  • Flights
  • Visa (if required), travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check.
  • Personal spending money for snacks, laundry, public transportation, drinks and leisure activities during your free time.

Spain - Barcelona

Explore volunteering in Spain - Barcelona
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.
  • USD
1 week AU$1212 Equivalent to AU$173/day
2 weeks AU$1927 Equivalent to AU$138/day
3 weeks AU$2641 Equivalent to AU$126/day
4 weeks AU$3356 Equivalent to AU$120/day
5 weeks AU$4071 Equivalent to AU$116/day
6 weeks AU$4786 Equivalent to AU$114/day
8 weeks AU$6216 Equivalent to AU$111/day
10 weeks AU$7646 Equivalent to AU$109/day
12 weeks AU$9075 Equivalent to AU$108/day
These fees apply to the following projects in Spain - Barcelona:
These fees do not apply to the following projects in Spain - Barcelona:
Click on the links below to see fees and inclusions for these projects.
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of US$329 (approximately AU$511) 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.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Spain generally find US$100 to be sufficient for weekly expenses including dinner, transportation and miscellaneous spending.
  • Any changes or cancellations within 14 days of your start date are subject to a US$200 late change/cancellation fee.
  • Breakfast and lunch
  • Airport pick-up
  • Accommodation
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Personalised preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Discounts on language lessons
  • Certificate of International Volunteer Service

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

  • Transport to and from your placement each day
  • Return to the airport when your program finishes
  • Dinner
  • US$10 per night for the Barcelona City Tax, paid directly to the accommodation upon arrival.
  • Flights
  • Visa (if required), travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check.
  • Personal spending money for snacks, laundry, public transportation, drinks and leisure activities during your free time.

Sri Lanka

Explore volunteering in Sri Lanka
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.
  • USD
1 week AU$590 Equivalent to AU$84/day
2 weeks AU$826 Equivalent to AU$59/day
3 weeks AU$1125 Equivalent to AU$54/day
4 weeks AU$1392 Equivalent to AU$50/day
5 weeks AU$1659 Equivalent to AU$47/day
6 weeks AU$1927 Equivalent to AU$46/day
8 weeks AU$2461 Equivalent to AU$44/day
10 weeks AU$2996 Equivalent to AU$43/day
12 weeks AU$3530 Equivalent to AU$42/day
These fees apply to the following projects in Sri Lanka:
These fees do not apply to the following projects in Sri Lanka:
Click on the links below to see fees and inclusions for these projects.
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of US$329 (approximately AU$511) 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.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Sri Lanka generally find US$50 per week to be sufficient for expenses.
  • Breakfast, lunch and dinner
  • Airport pick-up
  • Accommodation
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Personalised 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 Volunteer Service

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

  • Return to the airport when your program finishes
  • Transport to and from your volunteer placement each day
  • Flights
  • Visa (if required), travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check.
  • Personal spending money for snacks, laundry, public transportation, drinks and leisure activities during your free time.

Tanzania

Explore volunteering in Tanzania
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.
  • USD
1 week AU$559 Equivalent to AU$80/day
2 weeks AU$792 Equivalent to AU$57/day
3 weeks AU$1111 Equivalent to AU$53/day
4 weeks AU$1445 Equivalent to AU$52/day
5 weeks AU$1779 Equivalent to AU$51/day
6 weeks AU$2113 Equivalent to AU$50/day
8 weeks AU$2781 Equivalent to AU$50/day
10 weeks AU$3450 Equivalent to AU$49/day
12 weeks AU$4118 Equivalent to AU$49/day
16 weeks AU$5454 Equivalent to AU$49/day
These fees apply to the following projects in Tanzania:
These fees do not apply to the following projects in Tanzania:
Click on the links below to see fees and inclusions for these projects.
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of US$329 (approximately AU$511) 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, including transportation to and from placement each day and airport drop-off.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, transport to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Tanzania generally find US$75-100 per week to be sufficient for expenses.
  • Breakfast, lunch and dinner
  • Airport pick-up
  • Accommodation
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Personalised 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 Volunteer Service

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

  • Return to the airport when your program finishes
  • Transport to and from your placement each day
  • Flights
  • Visa (if required), travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check.
  • Personal spending money for snacks, laundry, public transportation, drinks and leisure activities during your free time.

Thailand - Chiang Rai

Explore volunteering in Thailand - Chiang Rai
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.
  • USD
1 week AU$691 Equivalent to AU$99/day
2 weeks AU$815 Equivalent to AU$58/day
3 weeks AU$971 Equivalent to AU$46/day
4 weeks AU$1173 Equivalent to AU$42/day
5 weeks AU$1359 Equivalent to AU$39/day
6 weeks AU$1530 Equivalent to AU$36/day
8 weeks AU$1888 Equivalent to AU$34/day
10 weeks AU$2292 Equivalent to AU$33/day
12 weeks AU$2696 Equivalent to AU$32/day
These fees apply to the following projects in Thailand - Chiang Rai:
These fees do not apply to the following projects in Thailand - Chiang Rai:
Click on the links below to see fees and inclusions for these projects.
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of US$329 (approximately AU$511) 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.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Thailand generally find US$30-50 per week to be sufficient for expenses.
  • Some meals - please see the 'Meals' section of the project page to understand what meals are included
  • Airport pick-up
  • Return to the airport or bus terminal when your program finishes, if you are departing between 1PM and 4PM
  • Return to the bus terminal when your program finishes, if you are departing after 4PM
  • Accommodation
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Personalised preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteer Service

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

  • Some meals - please see the 'Meals' section of the project page to understand what meals are excluded
  • Transport to and from your placement each day
  • Return to the airport when your program finishes, if you are departing prior to 1PM
  • Flights
  • Visa (if required), travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check.
  • Personal spending money for snacks, laundry, public transportation, drinks and leisure activities during your free time.

Thailand - Hua Hin

Explore volunteering 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.
  • USD
1 week AU$621 Equivalent to AU$89/day
2 weeks AU$854 Equivalent to AU$61/day
3 weeks AU$1150 Equivalent to AU$55/day
4 weeks AU$1414 Equivalent to AU$51/day
5 weeks AU$1678 Equivalent to AU$48/day
6 weeks AU$1942 Equivalent to AU$46/day
8 weeks AU$2471 Equivalent to AU$44/day
10 weeks AU$2999 Equivalent to AU$43/day
12 weeks AU$3527 Equivalent to AU$42/day
These fees apply to the following projects in Thailand - Hua Hin:
These fees do not apply to the following projects in Thailand - Hua Hin:
Click on the links below to see fees and inclusions for these projects.
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of US$329 (approximately AU$511) 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.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Thailand generally find US$50-100 per week to be sufficient for expenses.
  • Meals
  • Airport pickup
  • Transport to and from volunteer project
  • Accommodation
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Personalised preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteer Service

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

  • Return to the airport when your program finishes
  • Flights
  • Visa (if required), travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check.
  • Personal spending money for snacks, laundry, public transportation, drinks and leisure activities during your free time.

Trinidad and Tobago

Explore volunteering in Trinidad and Tobago
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.
  • USD
1 week AU$963 Equivalent to AU$138/day
2 weeks AU$1585 Equivalent to AU$113/day
3 weeks AU$2152 Equivalent to AU$102/day
4 weeks AU$2687 Equivalent to AU$96/day
These fees apply to the following projects in Trinidad and Tobago:
These fees do not apply to the following projects in Trinidad and Tobago:
Click on the links below to see fees and inclusions for these projects.
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of US$329 (approximately AU$511) 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.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Trinidad and Tobago generally find US$200 - $300 per week to be sufficient for additional expenses.
  • Light breakfast supplies
  • Airport pick-up
  • Accommodation
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Personalised 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 Volunteer Service

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

  • Lunch and dinner
  • Transport to and from your placement each day
  • Return to the airport when your program finishes
  • Flights
  • Visa (if required), travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check.
  • Personal spending money for snacks, laundry, public transportation, drinks and leisure activities during your free time.

Victoria Falls

Explore volunteering 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.
  • USD
2 weeks AU$1624 Equivalent to AU$116/day
4 weeks AU$2774 Equivalent to AU$99/day
6 weeks AU$3924 Equivalent to AU$93/day
8 weeks AU$5074 Equivalent to AU$91/day
10 weeks AU$6224 Equivalent to AU$89/day
12 weeks AU$7156 Equivalent to AU$85/day
These fees apply to the following projects in Victoria Falls:
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of US$329 (approximately AU$511) 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.
  • Volunteers ​staying longer than 4 weeks ​will need to budget an extra US$500​ to ​obtain a temporal work permit​ ​from Zimbabwean 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.
  • Meals
  • Airport pick-up
  • Transportation to and from placement
  • Accommodation
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Personalised preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteer Service

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

  • Return airport transfer when your program finishes
  • Flights
  • Visa (if required), travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check.
  • Personal spending money for snacks, laundry, public transportation, drinks and leisure activities during your free time.

Vietnam - Ho Chi Minh

Explore volunteering 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.
  • USD
1 week AU$621 Equivalent to AU$89/day
2 weeks AU$854 Equivalent to AU$61/day
3 weeks AU$1150 Equivalent to AU$55/day
4 weeks AU$1414 Equivalent to AU$51/day
5 weeks AU$1678 Equivalent to AU$48/day
6 weeks AU$1942 Equivalent to AU$46/day
8 weeks AU$2471 Equivalent to AU$44/day
10 weeks AU$2999 Equivalent to AU$43/day
12 weeks AU$3527 Equivalent to AU$42/day
These fees apply to the following projects in Vietnam - Ho Chi Minh:
These fees do not apply to the following projects in Vietnam - Ho Chi Minh:
Click on the links below to see fees and inclusions for these projects.
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of US$329 (approximately AU$511) 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.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Vietnam - Ho Chi Minh generally find US$50 per week to be sufficient for expenses.
  • Meals
  • Airport pick-up
  • Accommodation
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Personalised 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 Volunteer Service

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

  • Return to the airport when your program finishes and transport to and from your volunteer placement each day
  • Flights
  • Visa (if required), travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check.
  • Personal spending money for snacks, laundry, public transportation, drinks and leisure activities during your free time.

Zambia

Explore volunteering in Zambia
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.
  • USD
1 week AU$598 Equivalent to AU$85/day
2 weeks AU$831 Equivalent to AU$59/day
3 weeks AU$1111 Equivalent to AU$53/day
4 weeks AU$1313 Equivalent to AU$47/day
5 weeks AU$1530 Equivalent to AU$44/day
6 weeks AU$1732 Equivalent to AU$41/day
8 weeks AU$2136 Equivalent to AU$38/day
10 weeks AU$2540 Equivalent to AU$36/day
12 weeks AU$2945 Equivalent to AU$35/day
16 weeks AU$3753 Equivalent to AU$34/day
These fees apply to the following projects in Zambia:
These fees do not apply to the following projects in Zambia:
Click on the links below to see fees and inclusions for these projects.
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of US$329 (approximately AU$511) 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.
  • Volunteers ​staying for longer than 4 weeks ​will need to budget an extra US$400​ (approximately) 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$100 per week to be sufficient for expenses.
  • Meals
  • Airport pick-up
  • Accommodation
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Personalised 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 Volunteer Service

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

  • Transport to and from your placement each day
  • Return airport transfer when your program finishes
  • Flights
  • Visa (if required), travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check.
  • Personal spending money for snacks, laundry, public transportation, drinks and leisure activities during your free time.

Zanzibar

Explore volunteering 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.
  • USD
1 week AU$878 Equivalent to AU$125/day
2 weeks AU$1165 Equivalent to AU$83/day
3 weeks AU$1453 Equivalent to AU$69/day
4 weeks AU$1740 Equivalent to AU$62/day
5 weeks AU$2028 Equivalent to AU$58/day
6 weeks AU$2315 Equivalent to AU$55/day
8 weeks AU$2890 Equivalent to AU$52/day
10 weeks AU$3411 Equivalent to AU$49/day
12 weeks AU$3877 Equivalent to AU$46/day
These fees apply to the following projects in Zanzibar:
These fees do not apply to the following projects in Zanzibar:
Click on the links below to see fees and inclusions for these projects.
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of US$329 (approximately AU$511) 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.
  • Volunteers ​staying for 5 weeks or more ​will need to budget US$400​ to ​obtain a work permit.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Zanzibar generally find US$50-75 per week to be sufficient for expenses.
  • Meals
  • Airport pick-up and drop-off
  • Accommodation
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Personalised 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 Volunteer Service

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

  • Flights
  • Visa (if required), travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check.
  • Personal spending money for snacks, laundry, public transportation, drinks and leisure activities during your free time.

How to get started

Pick a destination + project and apply for free
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Pay the Registration Fee to secure your place and upgrade your MyIVHQ account
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