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Adult Recognition Awards 2020

01 Aug 2020

Scouts Australia (SA Branch) would like to recognise the outstanding achievement and contributions to the Scouting Movement, of Leaders and Supporters of Scouting who have been awarded Adult Recognition Awards on 1 August.

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Scouts SA Virtual AGM

31 Jul 2020

Our 2020 virtual AGM is available on our YouTube Channel

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Free Fun Home Delivered

06 Jul 2020

Free Fun is a new Scouts SA initiative to provide the community with some 'learning by doing' experiences full of fun and adventure.

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18 June 2020

21 Feb 2020

Chief Commissioner Jan Turbill was invested by our Chief Scout, His Excellency, the Honourable Hieu Van Le AC, Governor of South Australia

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Join Scouts 2020

10 Dec 2019

Vacancies exist for Scouting in 2020! Come and join in our adventure!

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Rock Climbing

 

The aims of the Scout Rock Climbing Group are to promote safe rock climbing practices within Scouts SA and to train rock climbing instructors.Currently we are focusing on training more instructors as The Group's numbers have dwindled over the past years.

We encourage Scout troops to visit the indoor climbing venues in Adelaide (links below.)

We will continue to run climbing/abseiling activities for Venturers and Rovers on request. Cost $10 pp. Out of these days we hope some Venturers/Rovers will develop an interest in rock climbing, which may lead them in future to an interest in gaining an instructor qualification.

We run rock climbing training courses for older Venturers/Rovers/Leaders to give them some skills in group management and to set up climbs and abseils. After completing this course they may be suitable assistant instructors.

Gaining an instructor qualification takes about 2 years. If you are interested in becoming a climbing instructor contact the BC Rock Climbing. More info from SAREA.


The Scout Rock Climbing Group also have an 8m mobile climbing wall that is used at many Branch activities.

 

 

Contact Rock Climbing

Branch Commissioner (Rock Climbing)
Pete Willis
bc.rockclimbing@sa.scouts.com.au

 

More about Rock Climbing

 

Adelaide's two indoor climbing gyms are both great fun, available in any weather and offer a discount to Scout groups.

Vertical Reality Climbing (indoor climbing at Holden Hill)
Ph. (08) 8266 4090

Adelaide Bouldering Club (indoor bouldering at Thebarton)
Ph. (08) 8352 3794