Last Saturday our Queen’s Scout Ceremony took place at Government House in Wellington. It has been a long wait for recipients as the ceremony had been postponed not once but twice due to changes in Alert Levels.
Rolling around only once every three years, March 20th marked National Cub Day. The theme of this year’s event was The Great Kiwi Adventure! Cubs across the country participated in Zone/Group events to celebrate being a Cub.
The 14th Tri-annual Staveley Adventure Camp opened on the 2nd January 2021 to the arrival of 329 Scouts, 54 Venturers and 109 leaders and staff who would camp together for the next seven days.
The International Digital Jamboree (organised by the Korean Scout Association) took place 15 October – 15 November with 300 Scouts worldwide (including 18 Scouts from NZ) taking part.
Coastal Otago Scout Zone Leaders ran a Patrol Camp for the Scouts from Coastal Otago over the weekend. They had 10 patrols (48 youth) for a windy rainy night of youth lead camping.