Scouting Family News

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

Grant Success

Grant Success in 2021 and Planning for 2022The start of a new year is a great opportunity for Scout Groups to plan and develop projects to support...

Peak Awards

Peak AwardsCongratulations to the following youth members on receiving their Peak Awards: Australian Scout Medallion: Elaine Cheung Brisbane South...

How a Father and Daughter Survived Floodwaters

Scouting Skills for Life How a Father and Daughter Survived FloodwatersYou may have seen in the media coverage regarding a father and daughter who...

Tales from Our Heritage

Tales from Our Heritage: Memories of our Founder's Visit to QueenslandLord Robert Baden-Powell with Leaders at Toowong during his visit in...

Getting Green with the Environment Team

Getting Green with the Environment Team2022 goals: GET GREEN! Caring for the environment is cool! Get your group signed up for environmental...

Indooroopilly Breakup

Indooroopilly BreakupIndooroopilly Scout Group, currently one of the largest scout groups in Queensland, held it’s last event at the Finney Road...

2021: That’s a Wrap!

That's a Wrap: 2021Joey ScoutsIt's been a great year for Joey Scouts, and we've had a stack of fun and adventure throughout Queensland this year: -...

December Peak Awards

Peak AwardsCongratulations to the following youth members on receiving their Peak Awards:Joey Scout Challenge Award: Nicolas Guy Belmont Scout Group...

Cunningham District Camp

Cunningham District Camp What a weekend! Cunningham District put on an event that will keep its members coming back for more. The weather was...

Special Interest Area: Violin Restoration

Special Interest Area: Violin RestorationIn and out of lockdown, Mathew from Victor Scouts has been working on restoring an old antique violin case...

Tyakunda District Venturer Camp

Tyakunda District Venturer CampOn the weekend of 27 - 28 of November the Tyakunda District Venturers came together to organise a flight-based camp...

Tales From Our Heritage: Scouting’s Freedom

Tales From Our Heritage: Scouting's FreedomAs we reach the end of another year of Scouting, it is time to review and reflect on activities of the...

Victor Scouts taking time for Mental Health

Victor Scouts taking time for Mental Health As part of Victor Scouts’ community participation, we decided to fundraise for a national organisation...

The Secret of the Scout Youth Program

The Secret of the Scout Youth ProgramFor 57 million young people in 172 countries who are scouts, the Purpose of the Scout Movement is very clear -...

Tales from our Heritage: The Corinda Troop Raft Safari

Tales from our Heritage:  The Corinda Troop Raft Safari  From the pages of our past Scouting magazines comes the inspiring story of this...

November Peak Awards

Peak AwardsCongratulations to the following youth members on receiving their peak awards in October:Joey Scout Challenge Award: Sebastian Stapleton...

Pride March 2021

2021 Brisbane Pride MarchIn October, uniformed members of Scouts Queensland had the opportunity to participate in the Brisbane Pride March. This is...

Outdoors Queensland Award Winners

Outdoors Queensland Award WinnersOutdoors Queensland promote annual awards to recognise and reward excellence in the outdoor recreation community....

Bert Newton’s Scouting History

Bert Newton's Scouting HistoryAustralia was saddened by the passing of Bert Newton AM MBE on Saturday. Scouting is proud to have been a part of...

Bribie Island Emergency Services Expo

Bribie Island Emergency Services ExpoOn the 17th October, the combined Bribie Island Emergency Services Expo was organised and hosted by the Bribie...

Camira Scout Group Supporting the Local Community

Camira Scout Group Supporting the Local CommunityWhen Camira Scout Group Leaders heard the news about the fire that destroyed Goodna Street Life Op...

Camping Across Queensland

Camping across Queensland: Scout Groups share their camping adventuresKenmore's "First Nations" Group CampIn September 2021, Kenmore held a Group...

B.OLD: A Celebration of Age and Experience

B.OLD: A Celebration of Age and Experience   By Darcy Siepen, Kenmore Scout GroupIn 2020 the Queensland Department of Communities, Disability...

Queensland Venturer Scouts

Queensland Venturer ScoutsQueensland Venturer Scouts have been actively engaged in many activities recently, in particular attending Agoonoree and...

Joey Scout Jaunt 2021

Joey Scout Jaunt 2021Joey Scout Jaunt was held on Sunday 10 October at BP park withg 480 Joey Scouts attending along with supporting parents,...

October Scouting Family News: Peak Awards

Peak AwardsCongratulations to the following youth members on receiving their peak awards:Joey Scout Challenge Award: Charli Preston Birkdale Scout...

Early Halloween for Scouts

Early Halloween for ScoutsHalloween will come a early for Beaudesert Scouts as the group hosts a Halloween party to welcome new and future members!...

Diversity and Inclusion: Gender Equality

Diversity and Inclusion: Gender Equality  What is Equality? It’s about ensuring that every individual has an equal opportunity to make the most...

Jota Joti Virtual Jamboree 2021

Jota Joti Virtual Jamboree  A final reminder. This weekend JOTA-JOTI is happening in 171 countries across our world.    Jamboree on the...

Tales from our Heritage: Glasshouse Mountain Record Climb

Tales from our Heritage: Glasshouse Mountain Record Climb  In June 1952, the news story read – A small team of Rovers have established a new...

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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!

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