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New Program Concept Consultation Finishing Soon!

August 23rd, 2017 by YPR Team
Since November 2016, Branch YPR teams have been running Workshops about the new program across Australia. Thousands of members have attended the presentations and provided feedback about many aspects of the New Program Concept. If you haven't been able to attend a local Workshop, you may have also watched the online version. Don't forget that... Read More

Keeping Section Names, Leader Names and Section Colours

August 22nd, 2017 by YPR Team

While the transformation of Scouting is a significant and exciting undertaking, Scouts Australia is committed to ensuring that Scouting remains relevant and attractive to future generations of Scouts. As consultation continues, we are pleased that many members are openly discussing their thoughts with regard to the proposed new program. Scouts Australia is considering this feedback together… Read More


The New Australian Scout Promise and Law

August 16th, 2017 by YPR Team
With the adoption by the Scouts Australia National Council on the 22nd of July 2017, Australian Scouts now have a choice of two versions of the Promise and a new Law. The wording for the Australian Scout Promise and Law was developed after extensive research, consultation and feedback from members, incorporating the thoughts and needs... Read More

1st Birthday of the Scouts Australia Educational Proposal

June 30th, 2017 by YPR Team
This time last year, we released the Scouts Australia Educational Proposal! If you haven't had a chance to review, keep reading to find out more! Worldwide, Scouting is an educational movement of young people, supported by adults. The Educational Proposal enables Scouts Australia to explain to the Australian Community how the Scout Youth Program meets the developmental needs of... Read More