Category Archives: scouts

Wednesday Win (2018-Nov-21)

Some good work last night as we had some of our Venturer Unit rogaining for the first time. Some interesting route decisions, and some interesting checkpoints added some excitement as darkness approached. We will organise another night at the Scout … Continue reading

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2018-Oct-16 Scout Adventure Racing – Doncaster East

Event: Scout Adventure Racing – Doncaster East, Zerbes Reserve Date: Tuesday the 16th October 2018 Location: Doncaster East Distance: Rogaine Organised by: Scout Adventure Racing Scout Adventure Racing is based on the popular sport of orienteering and provides walking, running … Continue reading

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[snowshoe] IGLUTE 2018

❄️ The long-standing IGLUTE introductory snow-camping weekend enables Venturers and linking Scouts to learn basic snowcraft skills and to try cross-country skiing and snowshoeing on Mt. Stirling’s trails. More experienced skiers can ski to the summit and take in its … Continue reading

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A life without adventure would be deadly dull.

❝A life without adventure would be deadly dull.❞ – Baden Powell BP is remembered on Founder’s Day, which is celebrated on his birthday (22 February) each year. To this day Scouts continue to enjoy activities in the outdoors and live … Continue reading

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2018-Feb-06 Scout Adventure Racing – Ruffey Lake

Event: Scout Adventure Racing – Ruffey Lake Date: Tuesday the 6th February Location: Ruffey Lake Distance: Rogaine Organised by: Scout Adventure Racing Scout Adventure Racing is based on the popular sport of orienteering and provides walking, running and navigational training … Continue reading

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simply messing about in boats

“Believe me, my young friend, there is nothing – absolutely nothing – half so much worth doing as simply messing about in boats.” ― Kenneth Grahame, The Wind in the Willows 📌 https://barcomrafting.wordpress.com/

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2013-Aug Buchan Caving Trip

Caving on the 9 to 11 August 2013 1st Eltham & Carrum Downs Venturer Units, under the direction of the Scout Caving Team, on a weekend of caving at Buchan in East Gippsland. * 2013-08-11 Caving [Flickr] * 2013-08-11 Caving … Continue reading

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