Who We Are

SANParks Honorary Rangers

SANParks Honorary Rangers is the official volunteer organization of SANParks. Over the past 10 years, we have provided SANParks with over R248,6 million in public and business donations and volunteer support.

What we do

The SANParks Honorary Rangers volunteer organisation is open to people with a passion for nature and South African National Parks. We facilitate various activities through which the public can become involved in support of SANParks and enjoy the wonder of our natural heritage.

Support Us

Make a Donation

Whether you’re a corporate or an individual who recognises the importance of preserving our national heritage, there are a number of ways you can donate to SANParks Honorary Rangers, knowing that your donation, either monetary or in kind, will be used directly to fund projects identified by SANParks.

Support an event

SANParks Honorary Rangers offers a wide range of unique events. Each gives you the opportunity to enjoy your passion, while helping to conserve the splendor of our national parks.

Become a Volunteer

SANParks Honorary Rangers gives people with a passion for nature the opportunity to help protect and preserve South Africa’s natural heritage. If you’re willing to commit yourself to making a difference, click here.

Latest News


Grant Melville, a member of the SANParks Honorary Rangers KZN Region, will attempt a non-stop hike from Zinkwazi main beach to Umhlanga Rocks, covering the 70 km in 24 hours on 21-22 September. Starting at Zinkwazi main beach on 21 September at 5 am, he will trek across Blythesdale, Tinley Manor and Sheffield beaches, before stopping for lunch at the Salt Rock Hotel and then proceeding along Chaka’s Rock, Ballito and Zimbali beaches to Westbrook, La Mercy and Umdhloti, finally arriving in Umhlanga Rocks on 22 September at about 9 am.

Latest Event

Lowveld Region Golf Day

Join the Lowveld Region of the SANParks Honorary Rangers for our Golf Day fundraiser at the Mbombela Golf Club. Come and experience a true Lowveld golfing experience, complete with rich bird life and magnificent views.