Oct 25, 2010

Scout's Jam Session - Wed 27 October

This Wednesday night will be the 5th Mildura Jam Session!

Josh's Dad, Andrew (a musician and music teacher) has kindly agreed to help us out.

If you play an instrument, bring it along.

For those that don't play a musical instrument, you can sing, play castanets (or something similar), dance, take photos, videos, and just have fun!

Oct 15, 2010


Jamboree Of The Air (JOTA)
Jamboree Of The Internet (JOTI)

Yes, it is on again!
Let everyone know!!!

Come in and talk to the world!
This is an international day for Scouts & Guides!
Where people use whatever means to make contact with people on the other side of the planet!

Where: Nichols Point Scout Centre
(Cnr Cureton Ave & Karadoc Ave, N/P)
Date: 16th – 17th October 2010
Time: 12 pm Saturday to 3 pm Sunday
Bring: Food & Drinks (Cooking facilities available)
Bedding and sleeping gear if staying overnight
$1.50 for a badge, plus a little extra $$ if you want pizza for tea
Wear: Uniform
Laptops: If you wish to bring your own laptops, that is fine, we can set them up on the day
Registration: On the day as you enter the hall

There will be lots of activities running.
We’ll also have the amateur radios operating!

This Event is fully supervised for the whole time.

Any questions please contact;
Steven Munro
5th Mildura Scouts
Scout Leader

Oct 7, 2010

Scout Program - Term 4, 2010

Week 1 (6.10.10) Uniform: Troop Council, Impromptu Speech
Week 2 (13.10.10): Citizenship Night
Week 3 (20.10.10): Australiana Night
Week 4 (27.10.10): Jam Session
Week 5 (3.11.10): Pack for Rover Camp
Week 6 (10.11.10): Unpack from Rover Camp / Armistice Day
Week 7 (17.11.10): Sports Night
Week 8 (24.11.10): Professor John's Science Extravaganza
Week 9 (1.12.10): Em-Jay's Water Safety Night
Week 10 (8.12.10): Sheridan & Louise's Special Surprise
Week 11 (15.12.10): Pool Party Break Up

Oct 6, 2010

VG - Vic Gathering :: December 3 to 5

The Vic Gathering is an event run specifically for Victorian Venturers.Guides are very welcome also to attend. The objective of the Gathering isto provide a fun weekend to help the Venturers, Guides, Rovers andLeaders unwind at the end of a busy year. Venturers also attend from otherstates of Australia. Venturers and Guides are aged between fourteen andeighteen years.
The Vic Gathering is run by the Yarra Valley Region Venturer Council, withsupport from the Leaders and Rovers. VG takes place on the first weekendof December each year.
VG is a standing camp with booking in commencing at 6.00 pm Friday andmost activities getting under way by 9.30 pm. Venturers and Guides aregenerally required to be self sufficient for the weekend, however a canteenis provided for those who do not wish to prepare their own meals.
Normally we have approximately 800 to 1000 Venturers and Guides, plus afurther 300 Rovers and Leaders on-site for the weekend.
The venue of the Gathering changes every two years so you will have tokeep up to date with the Interchange magazine for venue details.
The activities, canteen and some displays will be operating around theclock starting from 9.30 pm on the Friday 3rd December to 12.00 pm onSunday 5th December. Final parade is on Sunday at 1.00 pm.
Some of the activities that will be on site include, abseiling, archery, 500cards, frat tents, iron person event, jelly wrestling, battle of the bands,screen printing, water activities, films/videos and many more.
This is a fantastic way to finish the year with a fun packed weekend ofactivities, socialising, and meeting new and old friends.