Volunteer Program

Volunteer Program
With Garden Route Birds of Prey

The Center relies on the generous support of volunteers who, through the generous gift of their time and talent, make our work possible.
Orientation sessions are offered several times a year for those interested in becoming a part of this incredible team. A progressive training program, including educational workshops, hands-on experience and one-on-one mentor shadowing enable Volunteer Staff members to increase their knowledge and expand skills on a continuing basis.

Birds and Owls

Birds of prey are predatory bird species that have hooked bills, sharp talons, strong feet, and keen eyesight and hearing. They tend to feed on small mammals, birds READ MORE

Sponsor a Bird

Sponsorship entails involvement, both financial and emotional, with the life and care of a specific bird here at the facility. As a Sponsor you contribute to the basic care and well-being of the animal you sponsor. In return, you will receive regular updates READ MORE


We are a non-profit organization (NPO) Garden Route Birds of Prey is largely funded by donors - friends, family and visitors - who have a heart for rehabilitation and wildlife. READ MORE


Garden Route Birds of Prey has been an active rescue and rehabilitation centre for birds of prey. We focus and are on call 24/7 to rescue birds of prey from both urban and rural areas in and around Garden Route. We love birds of prey. READ MORE

Birds Show

Here at Garden Route Birds of Prey, we have on a regular basis live shows. Come join us for exciting flying shows. READ MORE


Rehabilitation: The process of helping birds of prey who have suffered an illness or injury, with the aim to restore lost skills and so regain maximum self-sufficiency. Release is the main aim, once the raptors are healthy enough. Garden Route Birds of Prey strives to provide READ MORE