Jo-Ann Bate

Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa

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  • Student
  • MBChB 5th Year (2012)
  • From Middelburg, Mpumalanga, South Africa
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About Me


Live with reckless abandon...and become a Medical Doctor...*


Im an adventurer at heart and love change. I adapt easily and don't mind hard work and getting my hands dirty. My interests and talents are diverse and I'm open to new challenges and experiences. I enjoy getting to know people in their every day environment and am entirely non-judgmental.


Experience the world and all it has to offer with reckless abandon, insatiable curiosity and unquenchable humour!

Why I’m on Couchsurfing


I enjoy a challenge and love surprises.

insatiably curious, I will try my hand at any task no matter how taxing or mundane.

I enjoy assisting other people with their tasks at hand and work well with children and animals alike.

I enjoy the outdoors and am comfortable in various terrains.


Anything from sport to art, cooking or a good book! I like being busy so little tasks where I can use my hands and expend some creative talent is ideal.

Music, Movies, and Books

Movies: any good action/adventure with a historical/conspiracy undertone.

Books: Adventures, wit, linguistic talent, a hidden life-lesson, myth, science, intrigue, suspense, humour...pack it all in a soft cover and I'm hooked...

Music: rock/classics, Old school/ new-school...good lyrics and obvious musical talent are a requirement!

One Amazing Thing I’ve Done

Living in Lesotho for 2 weeks with no hot water or a shed...with 80 other volunteers who offered medical care to the people, veterinary care to their animals and educational play to the children.

Countries I’ve Visited

Australia, Germany, Mauritius, Mozambique, Netherlands, United States

Countries I’ve Lived In

South Africa

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