Feeling proud of my Scouts this morning as we attended the state presentation of the Australian Scout Medallion (ASM) in Sydenham with the 140 other ASM recipients. Congratulations to Sascha and Dara. Also to Aiden who could not attend.
We’d like to welcome Gabriella Goldman (AKA Gigi) to our group. Gigi has completed her 6 weeks as a new chum and was invested on Tuesday. Gigi was joined by her family which included an existing 10th Caulfield family, the Bajayos. Gigi’s 1st cousin Sascha was present to also help invest Gigi. Sascha is a […]
As is our tradition Scouts slept overnight at the hall and awoke at 4am to prepare for the tram ride into the Shrine of Remembrance. We positioned ourselves close to the Shrine and waiting patiently for the 6am service to begin. The night was cool but rain-free as we listened to the stories and music. […]
A very proud moment was marked last night. Sascha, Aiden and Dara celebrated their Australian Scout Medallion (ASM) achievement with speeches, well wishes and presentations from our community. Of course there was cake! the ASM is the highest award a Scout can achieve and represents many hours of work culminating in a 3 day 30 […]
Thanks to a State government grant we finally have our very own defibrillator installed at the hall yesterday. A few Scouts, leaders, parents and tenants of the hall came for some training by Owen of St John Ambulance. It’s super easy to use, but let’s hope we never need it. The defib is located next […]
This was my 3rd Gilweroo and it was a great one! We had a lot of Scouts attending, over 20 and we combined with 15th Brighton Scout Group which had around the same number, so it was a busy campsite. All up there were around 1800 Scouts participating this year. Weather COULD NOT BE BETTER. […]