Welcome to Scouting
Scouts Australia provides young Aussies aged 6 to 25 with fun and challenging opportunities to grow through adventure. With almost 70,000 members, Scouts Australia is the largest youth movement in the nation.
Today's Scouts can take part in an extraordinary variety of outdoor activities, from 'traditional Scouting Skills' such as camping and bushcraft, through to more extreme challenges such as abseiling, overnight hiking, rafting, canoeing, canyoning, snow activities rock climbing, sailing... even flying!
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All Scouting sections wear a unique uniform which identifies their section and displays the badges they have achieved. Uniforms are typically worn to Scout meetings, camps, events and outdoor activities.
The official Scout uniform contains:
- Scout section shirt or Polo
- Official Scout belt
- Scarf and woggle (presented by your leader during investiture)
There are also some great recommended extras to complete your Scout uniform:
- Zip-off Scout pants
- Scout hat options: Wide brim, peaked, bucket and drovers
- Fleece jacket
Click on your section to view the uniform options:
- Joey Scouts (6-7 years)
- Cub Scouts (8-11 years)
- Scouts (11-15 years)
- Venturer Scouts (15-18 years)
- Rover Scouts (17-25 years)
- Leaders (18+)
If you have any further questions regarding the uniform please contact your Section Leader or Scout Shop for assistance.
Scout Badge Placement:
Throughout your Scouting adventure you will earn badges displaying your achievements. These badges are sewn onto the Scout uniform in specific places. To find out more, view and bookmark the badge placement guide.
Books and Publications:
To get the most out of the amazing adventures you will have in Scouting, there are a number of books you can buy. Click on your section to view the relevant books and publications.