Child Safety update: 10 National Principles

We are pleased to advise that all Governments of Australia (through COAG – the Council of Australian Governments) have just endorsed the national principles. The 10 principles are: Child safety and wellbeing is embedded in organisational leadership, governance and...

Basic Outdoor skill Course: date and location changed

Basic Outdoor Skill course scheduled for the 23-24 February 2019 at BP Park has, unfortunately, had to be postponed and the location changed.  The course will now be held on 2-3 March 2019 at Karingal.  Applications for this course will now close on 8 February...

Intro to Moving Water – Sea Kayaks, Kayaks and Canoes

Start your moving water experience by learning break in and out of currents and ferry guilding. IF you have your own craft please bring it along and if you have Sea Kayak or Kayak please bring your Skirt as well. Wear Clothes (including Shoes) that can get wet. If you...

Intro to Rolling – Sea Kayak, Kayaks & Canoes

Learn to roll your water craft using a Greenland style of rolling method. Bring Nose Plugs or face masks if you have them as they may be handy. Wear clothes (including shoes) that can get wet. The session will run from 9am to 4pm and the cost will be $20. Bring own...

Unpacking the OAS with Nathan Swaffer

The 2019 Jamboree saw the launch of the Outdoor Adventure Skills (OAS) Framework for our youth members.  All the Scouts who attended the Jamboree obtained their Stage 4 Camping as part of the Jamboree.  Now that we are about to launch into our 2019 Scouting...

2019 Branch Youth Council (BYC) Applications now OPEN

Expressions of interest are sought from current youth members who are active in their sections to join the Qld Branch Youth Council for a one year period. A team of 24 young people from across Queensland, and from Scout, Venturer Scout and Rover Scout Sections, form...