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Bunnings BBQ - Sun 4 Aug

posted 15 Jul 2019, 06:09 by Andrew Yeaman   [ updated 15 Jul 2019, 06:09 ]

Please pop down to Bunnings in Nunawading at any time during the day, and tell any family and friends about it also. We are running the BBQ at Nunawading and looking forward to another very successful day.

If you would like to volunteer to help out on the day, you can sign-up here: volunteersignup.org/WKTJ4

Great news! Telstra Kids grant

posted 9 Apr 2019, 05:48 by Andrew Yeaman   [ updated 9 Apr 2019, 05:52 ]


We are delighted to announce our success in applying for a $1,200 grant from Telstra. Telstra Kids helps kids thrive in their connected world and provides one off grants to organisations that support and encourage kids to achieve their goals. Our Telstra Kids grant was used to help our Scouts attend Jamboree by providing funds to go towards a new dining shelter.

With much thanks to Neil Sutherland from Telstra (former Scout Leader) for his assistance in applying for the funding for us.
 

1st Heatherdale Jackets and Vests for Sale

posted 14 May 2015, 05:54 by Andrew Yeaman   [ updated 22 Apr 2016, 19:59 ]

1st Heatherdale Jackets and Vests are now available for sale!

The jackets and vests are a striking navy blue with the Australian Scouting logo and wording “1st Heatherdale Scout Group” embroidered on the left breast.

A “Prepare for adventure, prepare for life” badge is also sewn onto the yoke at the back.

The jackets and vests come in three different styles - one for children (smaller garments), one for women (more fitted style) and one for men/unisex.

Children's jackets/vests are from size 6 to 14:

Women's jackets/vests are from size 8 to 18:

Men's jackets/vests are from size S to 5XL:


The cost is $55 per jacket and $50 per vest.

The fleeces are ideal for rugging up during the winter months. Plus, our members and families will be instantly identifiable when out and about in our various sections.

Any profits from the sale of the jackets and vests will go back into 1st Heatherdale Scout Group as fundraising.

If you would like to examine the outstanding quality and colour of the fleeces, samples are available for viewing. Contact one of the leaders or Andrew McGrail for more details.


To place your order click on the image below:

http://goo.gl/forms/rpHNkVHBxi

Want to try Joey Scouts?

posted 3 Mar 2015, 02:45 by Andrew Yeaman   [ updated 14 Apr 2015, 01:08 ]

Joey Scouts are boys and girls aged 5 (if they have started school) or 6 to 8 years old. They usually meet on Mondays from 5.30pm - 6.30pm during school terms.

General format of the Monday session:
  • usually based on a theme:
    (e.g. Science, Collections, Mothers’ night, Grandparents’ night, Fathers’ night, 1st Aid/Emergency/000, Dinosaurs, Australiana, Pirates,   Out of Space, International Cultures & Foods, Music, Disabilities/Differences, Anzac, Winter, Olympics, Stretchy, Make-Believe/Theatre,   Pets, Science Fiction) 
  • usually includes:
    • games (indoor or outdoor); 
    • crafts (e.g. woodwork, making from recycled stuff), &/or
    • activities (e.g.“pull apart computer equipment”, cooking or sampling, lego, science, show & tell) 
Excursions: Occasional trips away from the hall (e.g. vet, police station, train station, navigation walk, library, Town Hall)  (optional)

Extra Activities/Camps - sometimes there will be opportunities to do:
  • extra activities (e.g. Zoo visit (with the family), walk around the city – includes the family), 
  • sleepovers 
  • or a family camp (with the family & the whole group)    
Our Joey Scouts group currently has vacancies:

Free trial for 3 weeks anytime (ring or email us first)

Enquiries or to ask to try out: 
  • Sue Taylor (Joey Scout Leader) 0428 148 937 or email bilby AT 1st-heatherdale.asn.au
    OR
  • Steven Archibald (Group Leader) 0419 365 146 or gl AT 1st-heatherdale.asn.au

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