Scouting Family News

Scouting Family News is focused on sharing some of the amazing things that are happening in Scouts Queensland!

From the Chief Commissioner

From the Chief CommissionerOver the last month I have highlighted to our Leaders the following topics- Jamboree on the Trail: Brisbane South Region...

NAIDOC Week

NAIDOC Week Happy NAIDOC Week! The NAIDOC 2022 theme – Get Up! Stand Up! Show Up! – was chosen by the National NAIDOC Committee. It recognises the...

Peak Awards June 2022

Peak AwardsCongratulations to the following youth members on receiving their Peak Awards:Joey Scout Challenge Award: Mikayla Page Banksia Scout...

Wide Game: Alcatraz

Wide Game: Alcatraz Since 2014 Brisbane’s Bramble Bay and Charles S Snow districts have combined resources to run a Wide Game on the first Friday...

Moore Park Beach Scout Group won the Mafeking Shield

Moore Park Beach Scout Group won the Mafeking Shield! It's a competition survival camp for the Scout section hosted at Mafeking Camp in Childers...

Capricorn District Kub Kar Rallyee

Capricorn District Kub Kar RallyeeOver the weekend of the 10-12 June the Capricorn District Cub Scouts took part in the inaugural Kub Kar Rallyee....

The Great Australian Scout Cook Off

The Great Australian Scout Cook OffScouts in Action Month is on again for 2022.  In its thirteenth year over 240,000 youth and adult members from...

Youth Members from The Chinchilla Scout Group Light the Way for others to Study

Youth Members from The Chinchilla Scout Group Light the Way for others to StudyVolunteers from the Origin Energy Foundation joined with youth...

From the Chief Commissioner

From the Chief CommissionerOver the last month I have highlighted to our leaders the following topics: National Volunteer Week 16th – 22nd May – you...

Ekka 2022 – Call for Volunteers

Ekka 2022 - Call for VolunteersYour opportunity to be part of Queensland biggest and most loved event! 6 – 14 August 2022 Brisbane Show Grounds...

Special Interest Areas: The Gap Scout Group’s Cubs

Special Interest Areas: The Gap Scout Group's Cub Scouts show how it's done! Our Cub Unit have been encouraging our Cub Scouts to challenge...

SDG Challenge Update

SDG Challenge UpdateThe SDG Challenge has been launched in 2022.  This challenge is open to all youth members and leaders. Essentially there are 3...

Joey Scout Bear Hunt

Joey Scout Bear Hunt 2022On Sunday 29 May, there were Joey Scouts bouncing in from far and wide to attend the various Joey Scout Bear Hunts being...

Chief Commissioner visits Mackay

Chief Commissioner visits MackayDC Katrina Hoare, AAL Brendan Ross, SL Matthew Holmes, AGL Deborah Rutherford, GL Greg Milne, DL PR Mary Wallace,...

What we’ve been up to!

What We've Been Up To Grey Wolf Hike for Bribie Island Cub Eva D from Bribie Island Cub Scouts lead a patrol on her grey wolf adventurous activity...

SDG 11: Sustainable Cities and Communities

SDG 11 - Sustainable Cities and Communities A sustainable city is one that respects sustainable development priorities from their social, economic...

Peak Awards – May 2022

Congratulations to the following youth members on receiving their Peak Awards:Joey Scout Challenge Award: Mikayla Wright Kirwan Scout Group Oscar...

Peak Awards April 2022

Peak AwardsCongratulations to the following youth members on receiving their Peak Awards:Joey Scout Challenge Award: Madeline Van Beuningen Coomera...

Youth Program: Golden Rule of Internet Safety

Youth Program: The Golden Rules of Internet SafetyThe Internet brings people closer together. For Scouts, we know it can be a great source for tools...

1925 Corroboree: Tales from our Heritage

1925 Corroboree: Tales from our HeritageIn 1925, under the leadership of Charles Snow, Queensland staged its first, and Australia’s 3rd Interstate...

We Will Remember Them

We Will Remember ThemProserpine Scout Group has been involved with a project honouring the service of ex-service personnel who fought in the Boer...

Kiwi Woggle

Kiwi WoggleMillbank Scouts Take Charge BundabergNow recently wrote an article on Milbank Scout Group's Success at Kiwi Woggle, here's what they had...

What We’ve Been Up To

What We've Been Up To Bunya Scout Group attend Toowoomba Islamic Ramadan Iftar  Bunya Park Scout group we're invited to attend the Toowoomba Islamic...

SDG 7 – Affordable and Clean Energy

SDG 7 - Affordable and Clean EnergySustainable Development Goals (SDG) 7 – Affordable and clean energy Ensuring access to affordable, reliable,...

Tales From Our Heritage: Meville Haysom – Leader and Artist

Tales From Our Heritage: Meville Haysom - Leader and ArtistThe Charles Snow Memorial Axe and Log outside the Training Centre at Baden-Powell Park...

Peak Awards – April 2022

Peak AwardsCongratulations to the following youth members on receiving their Peak Awards:Joey Scout Challenge Award: Eva Ip Brisbane South Chinese...

What We’ve Been Up To

What We've Been Up ToJoey Scouts Raise Money For Charity Edge Hill Joey Scouts raised $82 to shave the amazing Joey Leader ‘Platypus’ aka Jasmine...

What are you doing for the SDG Challenge?

What are you doing for the SDG Challenge?The SDG Challenge was launched across Australia last month.  Now is a great time as we break for the school...

Brisbane South Region Ski Trip

Ski Trip 2022Brisbane South Region is organising a Ski Trip, open to all Scouts, Venturer Scouts, Rover Scouts and their Leaders. WHEN: Coach...

Joey Leader’s Hopalong

Joey Leader's HopalongThe annual Joey Scout Leader Development Day, Hopalong, was successfully held on Saturday 19 March.  We had...

Favourite Articles:

Bribie Scouts Build Patrol Tent on Raft!

Australian Scout Medallion plans come to fruition

2021: That’s a Wrap

Our Joey and Venturer Scouts give us a rundown on the year that was!

Tyakunda District Venturers Camp

Helicopters, Drones and Gliders!

Pride March 2021

Representing Scouts Queensland in the LGBTQIA+ community! Get ready for our 2022 march, bigger and better than ever. 

Camping Across Queensland

Kenmore, Greenbank and Tyakunda District share their camping adventures!

Joey Scout Jaunt 2021

Helicopters, rockets, archery, craft, Joey Scouts did it all at this event!

Send Us Your Story

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