Category Archives: Past volunteer testimonials

Mike Oldridge – England…..click here

An incredible experience that will live with me forever.

Joanne Auberson – Australia…..clcik here

I can safely say I recommend Askari to anyone

Lieke van Moorsel – The Netherlands…..click here

You can learn so much about the bush and the behaviours of the animals.

Cindy Prevost – France…..click here

It was a dream for me to come here

Michael Leuchtenberg – Germany…..click here

Askari is like a dream come true that I didn’t even know I had.

Alexander Bowscher – England….click here

You surpassed my high expectations.

Samantha Williams – England….click here

It is the experience of a lifetime

Merel Schrama – The Netherlands….click here

The respect for mother nature – the wilderness, bush and animals is the most important thing on the project

Jaye Sawdon – England….click here

Askari stands for something very real and it plays a vital role in bringing together humans and wildlife in a way that benefits both of us.

William Rice – England….click here

I take away some fantastic memories of the people and animals and I would do it all again in an instant.

Katie Stoker – England….click here

I would recommend Askari to anyone who wants to make a difference to conservation and wildlife.

Natasha King – England….click here

As well as the conservation, the Askari project is a lot of fun and the multiple animal sightings really make the trip.

Jasper Barbash-Taylor – USA…..click here

Be amazed by breathtakingly close encounters with the wild animals found around almost evey bend in the road.

Troy Chase – Barbados…..click here

All the activities were a chance for me to learn and to get out of my comfort zone

Laura Edwards – England….click here

It’s a perfect balance of work and fun

Alexandra Mandl – Austria…..click here

It was an amazing time with a lot of new experiences and new friends. Go for it!

Bram Sterckx – Belgium….click here

Perfect combination of conservation work, wildlife and fun!

Ailea Farooq – USA…..click here

I was impressed with the work that Askari does and loved being part of it!

Andrea Deigert – Germany….click here

It was totally different to normal vacations and that was the thing I wanted.

Cristina Llorente – Spain…..click here

What I have enjoyed the most is to have the opportunity of seeing on the field some wild animals in their own environment.

Rosalie Hayes – England…..click here

But what’s unique about Askari is that you are truly contributing to the running of a game reserve which has wilderness preservation as its core purpose

Spela Golob – Slovenia….click here

It was more than just seeing stuff but learning about everything and being helpful as a volunteer.

Sophie Pell – England….click here

I’ve made some memories that will last for a lifetime

Ellen Larkin – Republic of Ireland ….click here

Quickest and most enjoyable 4 weeks of my life!

Charlotte Fraser – England….click here

I’d thoroughly recommend for anyone who wants a ‘real’ experience of South Africa.

David Miko – Czech Republic….click here

We got to see so many cool animals during our daily activities that one could only dream of on normal safaris.

Victor van Deilen – USA….click here

For anyone looking for a great experience, Askari would be at the top of my list

Andrew Schnorr – USA….click here

If you are debating whether or not you want to join Askari, I can confirm that it is a worthwhile, and quite frankly, amazing experience.

Stuart Tower – England….click here

Every moment of my time here has been incredible, surrounded by amazing people, and I can’t wait to come back!

Samantha Heidtman – USA….click here

Askari is without a doubt the best experience I personally have had.

Lydia Chu – Taiwan….click here

The volunteers are a vital part of Askari and are necessary to take part in the many tasks that take place in order to improve the reserve.

Milou Breedveld – The Netherlands….click here

Everyday was different, packed with a huge variety of activities that make you also feel very useful.

Laura Earl – England….click here

This experience is one which I will never forget, it truly is a trip of a lifetime :)

Jake Griffith – England….click here

I had always had a passion for wildlife but these two weeks have been everything I could have possibly wanted and more.

Rebecca Donaldson – USA….click here

There is nothing I would love to do more than come back as soon as possible, you’ll never want to leave!

Cally Roming – Canada….click here

I have learned so much in the time I’ve been here and have found a passion for birds

Kathryn Godfrey – Scotland….click here

If you want a project where you can see the effects of your work whilst viewing some awesome animals then Askari is the place.

Thomas Kitching – England….click here

The trip was everything I could have hoped for and I feel like I have received a brilliant insight into the field of conservation

Thomas Johnson – England….click here

Katie and Joe made this trip an incredible experience and I feel very grateful for all the help and good times they have provided.

Matthew King – England….click here

My 8 weeks at Askari were incredible and I enjoyed every minute of it