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

More Promise and Law Resources Available

September 19th, 2017 by YPR Team

On 1st September, Scouts Australia released a suite of resources to support the Australian Scout Promise and Law. At the time, we released an FAQ, Discussion Guides, Programming Ideas and tools on understanding the Internal Compass. Each Scout Group was also sent posters of the Promise and Law to be displayed in your hall or meeting area…. Read More

Lead Us Into The Future. Be a Pioneer.

September 19th, 2017 by YPR Team

Calling all Scout Groups! Scouts Australia is looking for Groups across the country to be the ‘Pioneers’ of our new and exciting youth program. Over three years ago the YPR (Youth Program Review) team began reviewing how to keep Scouting relevant for 21st Century Australians. From our research, we surveyed all members across the movement… Read More