News

4 October 2019 - Front page of the Westside News - our new den

20/9/2019 - New signs help find our Scout hall (den)

After creative input from Jenny Brake and Anthony Mahoney and Scout HQ Braeden, and a grant from Cr Steve Toomey, the new signs were erected by Ken and Alan to promote Scouting and help people find our den. They look great and are part of our group promotional material.

20/9/2019 - Queen's Scout presentation to Rover Scout Becky Brake

The Queen's Scout award is the best known of all the peak awards and was created by Scouts Founder BP with the endorsement of the King. This is the highest scouting award for Venturer Scouts.

Pictured from left to Right Jamie Brake, Jenny Brake, Becky Brake and Lexie Brake

5/10/2019 - Branch to release artwork for St Johns Wood Sticker!

After weeks of planning and discussion it is reported that branch will release the artwork for the much awaited for bumper Sticker art work has been approved and produced by Branch. Watch this space and the car in front of you as you may just see our sticker! They are free to anybody who wants to place them on their car to advertise the groups website, the group and scouting in general! Its a 20x7 sticker with gumtree background that will just look great!

4/10/2019 - Containers for Change Bin full

WOW! our containers for change bin is full after 11 weeks. Thanks to Steve in particularly for emptying the yellow bin into the locked red bin, and thanks everyone for your donations. Let's keep spreading the word. Anyone up for an inter-section (unit) challenge on who can bring the most containers in a four week period?

10/8/2019 - Group Leader Returns from Overseas Trip

Where has Q Been! Q has been travelling around north america enjoying the sites with his wife. What an amazing trip.

25/8/2019 - Cub Scout Distrct Camp a Success!

St Johns wood cubs attended the taylor range district camp where we met our neighbouring cub packs in the district for a weekend of fun

9/8/2019 - St Johns Wood Scouts Group night - Another Great success

The quarterlyish run group night occured tonight with many of our member attending to participate with in actvities. Pastoral care with inter untit activities (cubs and joeys, Scouts and cubs, Venturers and Rovers, and in any combination is important to create a strong group and a sense of belonging. It gives the younger kids confidence to move to the new units as they get older, and allows them to make friends of all ages!

3/8/2019 - St Johns Wood Joey Scouts attend Joey Jaunt 2019

The Joey scout unit attended joey scout jaunt 2019 at samford! They attended with their frends at the bardon joey scouts and some very dedicated parents! Lots fo fun was had with climbing wall, archery, rope bridge and screen printng were just the start! The theme was its a puzzle and leaders were asked to wear scarfs from various events. Some leaders must have travelled in a time machie to get the scarts they were wearing!

4/8/2019 - ST Johns Wood Scout Group Goes Digital!

Creating community awareness by staring on our neighbouring schools digital sign! Keep a look out for it over the next two weeks as you drive past!

17/7/2019 - Bon Voyage Q! - Q is away on holidays

Q is away on holidays leaving his house to be looked after by his family who are stil here! Hopefully not many parties will be held!

8/7/2019 - St Johns Wood Scouts Launch new website

St Johns wood scout group launched a new website and google gsuite deployment to centralise information . Google provides the platform for free, it offers the group email and web. The platform is supported 24x 7 by google who provides the platfrom to us free of charge under their Not for profit program. We just pay for the domans stjohnswoodscouts.org and stjohnswoodscouts.org.au which were donated by ITMaaSters

8/7/2019 - St Johns Wood Scouts Launch new website

St Johns wood scout group launched a new website and google gsuite deployment to centralise information . Google provides the platform for free, it offers the group email and web. The platform is supported 24x 7 by google who provides the platfrom to us free of charge under their Not for profit program. We just pay for the domans stjohnswoodscouts.org and stjohnswoodscouts.org.au which were donated by ITMaaSters