Venter made his SuperRugby Debut on the 14 July 2017 against the Kings in PE and his Currie Cup Debut on the 21 July 2017 against the Sharks.
Venter played in all SuperSport Rugby Challenge games in 2018 and had an impressive performance in the competition. The Toyota FS XV made is to the Semi Final but lost against Griquas in Kimberley.
Venter was named on the Toyota Cheetahs bench on several occasions during the 2018/19 season. The strong ball-carrier has also player for the Cheetahs at prop, and the franchise is in the process of converting him into a specialist tight head prop.