To Michael Jeffery and Gerhard Lanz our newly minted woodbadge leaders. Well done on your contribution to SAPD 31. Well earned.
From Scouts New Zealand: SCOUTS NEW Zealand announces new Chief Executive SCOUTS New Zealand is delighted to announce the appointment of Joshua (Josh) Tabor as the association’s new Chief Executive. Josh joins SCOUTS New Zealand as Chief Executive on Monday 19 June. Stuart Francis, SCOUTS New Zealand National Chair said Josh’s understanding of complex organisations,Continue reading “Scouts NZ appoints Kelburn leader Josh Tabor as its new Chief Executive”
2017 Jamboree on the Trail Six scouts braved a brisk southerly to complete the City to Sea trail from Central Park in Brooklyn to Island Bay. The scouts did a great job and took the whole event in stride. We pushed off at 1:30pm and finished (by Isaac’s watch) at 4:42pm. Total distance covered wasContinue reading “Jamboree on the Trail”
Thanks to awesome parent help, we spent the morning helping Zealandia clean the picnic benches. We got a Tour of the sanctuary and got to see some rare wildlife.
To celebrate ANZAC day we are spending a night in the Lawson Scout Hall before heading down to the dawn ceremony. We had the kids iron their shirts and scarves, they even shined their shoes (see below). We did a bit of marching practice to help them get ready for the dawn parade. We tookContinue reading “ANZAC Day preparation “