upcoming events

JAMBOREE 2019

The next Scout Jamboree will be held in South Australia from 4-14 January 2019

This is an updated version of the presentation shown at Scouts on 9 Nov

Go to patroltent.com for more information - it also has the video shown last night

Group family camp

After a lot of fun last year despite the rain at Camp Coutts, watch this space for our exciting venue for 2018.

FAQ
Q: What do I need to bring?
A: Everything.  Tent, sleeping gear, eating utensils, cooking utensils, washing up, chairs, food for every meal (except Saturday evening).  There are limited stocks of scout equipment that can be borrowed.  E-mail either your scout or cub leader to make a request.

Q: Who can go?
A: Everyone, cubs, scouts, brothers, sisters, parents (no pets).  One form per person attending.

Q: Where will the cubs / scouts sleep?
A: Cubs will sleep with their family.  Scouts can sleep either with their family or with other scouts.  They will need to sleep with other scouts if they want to count the nights for the Jamboree requirements

Q: Can we use the canoes?
A: To be advised shortly

Q: Can I wear crocs or thongs?
A: Essentially no, only in the shower stalls only.

Q: What does it cost?
A: To be advised shortly.

Q:  What facilities are there?
A:  To be advised shortly

Q: Is alcohol allowed
A: No, dry camp

Q: Can I take a Caravan / Camper trailers?
A: To be advised shortly

WOMBEYAN CAVES INFO

https://www.nationalparks.nsw. gov.au/visit-a-park/parks/ wombeyan-karst-conservation- reserve

Wombeyan Caves are a 3 hour drive from Sydney, there are two way to caves
1) Via Mittagong, road is all dirt & is suitable for 4WD only
2) Via Goulburn & Taralga, asphalt & dirt, suitable for all cars

Accommodation Options, you will have to book each individually as a family, but depending on numbers the office will consider negotiation on pricing
Camping - Family $39/ night un-powered or $46/ night powered, Caravan Park Sites powered sites are in separate location to camping sites by approx 200m
STD Cabin - Family $289.00 for 2 nights min, sleeps 5
DLX Cabin - Family $347.00 for 2 nights min, sleeps 6
Cottage - Family $370.00 for 2 nights min, sleeps 6
Dorm - there are 6 off bunks rooms which sleeps 8, $72.00 per night / room
**** Cabins & Cottage pricing include free entry to caves ***


Cave tours, depending on numbers the office will consider negotiation on pricing
Fig Tree Self Guided - Family $50.00, Adults $20.00, Child $13.00
1 x Guided Tour + 1 x Fig Tree Self Guided - Family $83.00 Adults $33.00 $ Child $25.00


Saturday Night Group Dinner & Camp Fire
We normally have a dinner prepared by the leaders & Scouts, this will be an additional charge for a 3 course meal.