- Parks (A - Z)
- Addo Elephant National Park
- Agulhas National Park
- Augrabies Falls National Park
- Bontebok National Park
- Camdeboo National Park
- Garden Route (Tsitsikamma, Knysna, Wilderness) National Park
- Golden Gate Highlands National Park
- Karoo National Park
- Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park
- Kruger National Park
- Mapungubwe National Park
- Marakele National Park
- Mokala National Park
- Mountain Zebra National Park
- Namaqua National Park
- Table Mountain National Park
- Tankwa Karoo National Park
- West Coast National Park
- |Ai-|Ais/Richtersveld Transfrontier Park
- Wild Card
- Contact Us
You can find more information on the booking process by clicking on 'More Info'.
Although the Honorary Rangers operate in 23 nationwide regions, there are several national projects that operate across all regions. Each national project has its own related committee, who coordinate these projects:
Alien Invader Task Group (AITG):
The biggest biological threat to national parks (and indeed the global natural environment) is that of invasive alien species (both plant and animal). AITG strives to educate the public and to physically help park staff eradicate any invasive species that pose a risk to the biological integrity of the parks. For more information on AITG go to http://www.honoraryrangers.org
Tthe coordination of parks and wildlife quizzes at regional and national level and occasionally against sponsors and SANParks staff
National Training Committee:
A committee of Honorary Rangers and SANParks staff that design, regulate and implement the courses
Ranger Support Services (Counter Poaching):
Without the financial and equipment support offered to the SANParks Rangers by the HRs they would be unable to function effectively. The physical support in the form of patrols and other assistance is also crucial. Public education and participatory events are also an important component.
To ensure the Corps is in tune with the strategic direction of SANParks and to help build support for the parks, conservation and the Corps among all South Africans. Its 3 sub-projects are Re-engineering; Constituency Building and Junior Honorary Rangers
The quarterly honorary rangers newsletter that informs the Corps and other interested parties of Honorary Ranger events, activities and achievements, and keeps them abreast of SANParks news too
Veterinary Support Services (formerly Game Transfer):
Providing equipment, financial and manpower support to the SANParks veterinary staff is crucial for their functional ability. Public education and participatory events are also an important component.
Getting the youth involved in understanding the parks and conservation is critical to ensure an ongoing support for parks into the future. The youth corps (a.k.a Junior Honorary Rangers) is a wing of Strategic Projects.
The names and contact details of the national project chairman incumbents can be viewed under Contact us (pdf).