June 22nd, 2018 by Lex Carruthers

Please see below and attached details of the annual Special Needs Conference that includes the Special Needs Awareness Elective and Positive Behaviour Supports Elective open to all adults in Scouting and Guiding, and youth members over 16. Note that either or both electives can be completed without attending the full Conference. Also there will be… Read More


June 7th, 2018 by Lex Carruthers

What a fantastic weekend!!! Scouts, Venturers and Rovers all participated in a weekend of adventure, initiative, competition and good times. Some of the bases on offer this weekend included, egg drops, camp gadgets, camp cooking, lighting fires, obstacle courses, camp safety, navigation, high ropes and the flying fox. All patrols were assessed on teamwork, leadership and… Read More


April 8th, 2018 by Lex Carruthers
This year Splashdown was moved to the Mighty Clarence River and Scouts and Leaders alike had a great time paddling, swimming, capsizing and playing canoe Hockey. Due to an algal bloom at Toonumbar Dam, Splashdown VII was relocated and what a location! The river, campground and camp food was perfect. The weekend started with an... Read More

Whitewater Weekend

March 24th, 2018 by Lex Carruthers
The final weekend of February in 2018 saw Venturers and Leaders take part in the annual Introduction to Whitewater Weekend. Once again the event was held on the Nymboida River, where we paddled a 16km section of river between Nymboida and Buccarumbi. Along the way we were guided and given instruction from experienced paddlers who... Read More