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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

Ground Breakers start trialling New Program Concepts

June 14th, 2017 by YPR Team
A Ground Breaker (noun): “an original idea, product, or the like that leads to or makes possible further developments, growth,improvements, etc.” Four Scout Groups are now the first in the country to experience how Scouting could look, feel, and sound with a new youth program. The Scout Groups, all from Victoria, are breaking ground by trialling, experimenting,... Read More