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Preparing for the Pioneers of the New Youth Program

December 6th, 2017 by YPR Team
One hundred Scouts (both adults and youth) are now empowered, ready to begin training and supporting members of Pioneer Scout Groups on their adventure into the new youth program. During an action-packed November weekend, Scouts representing most Branches of Australia met in Victoria to learn about, and plan for the exciting arrival of the next... Read More

The Adventure Begins

November 8th, 2017 by YPR Team

The Adventure Begins is an exciting section challenge being run in 2018. The Adventure Begins is designed to help the Group refresh and revisit the fundamentals of Scouting, to set the scene and lay foundations for the launch of Scouts Australia’s new youth program in 2019. In 2018, we will challenge your section to embed… Read More


Unpacking the Outdoor Adventure Skills

November 5th, 2017 by YPR Team

For over five years, the Youth Program Review have been studying, consulting, reflecting on, and comparing the entirety of the Scouting program to ensure it meets the needs of today’s, and tomorrow’s, young people. These Concepts, which have been shared previously in Workshops around the country, have been exciting, challenging and questioning everyone’s understanding of… Read More


Shaping the Future of Australian Scouting

October 9th, 2017 by YPR Team

Since November 2016, New Program Concept Workshops were conducted around the country. In July 2017, a condensed, online version of the Workshop was released which allowed members to hear and review the Concepts without attending a physical Workshop. Scouts Australia wish to thank all members that actively participated in these Workshops and provided their feedback,… Read More