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Recruiting for a Youth Resource Developer

April 15th, 2018 by YPR Team
Scouts Australia is recruiting for an exciting new role focused on writing and editing to support our Youth Program Team. The newly created role of Youth Resource Development is the result of further progress towards implementation of the Youth Program Review. This position forms part of the Program Support Team with primary responsibility to assist... Read More

Policy and Rules Latest Update

March 3rd, 2018 by YPR Team
Policy and Rules, one of the key foundation documents of Scouts Australia, has been updated with some significant and exciting changes for Scouts Australia, that influence the youth program. These changes were communicated in February 2018. To read about them, head here.

The Adventure Has Begun

February 28th, 2018 by YPR Team
In 2018, as The Adventure Begins, we challenge you to embed key elements of Scouting in your regular program. It’s time to rejuvenate the way we deliver Scouting, and ensure our programs are true to Scouting’s core values. Are you ready for this adventure? The Adventure Begins is a Section-based challenge. It is the responsibility of the Section Council... Read More

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