Section: Venturers

About Venturers

A Venturer Scout Group comprises of young people who have turned 14.5 years old but are not yet 18 years old.

Venturers meet at the Goodna Scout Den on Monday nights from 7:00 - 9:00 pm.

Join Venturers

You can try out Venturers 3 nights for free before making the decision to become invested. For more information please come along on a Monday night and have a chat to Leader Scorpio (Katrina).

Awards

The Venturers have different awards they can earn:

  • Endeavour Award.
  • Venturer Award.
  • Queen's Scout Award.
 

The following are areas under these awards:

  • Leadership Development.
  • Outdoors Activities.
  • Personal Growth.
  • Community Involvement.
 

Badges

There are also other interest badges they can earn:

  • Amateur Radio
  • Anchor Badge
  • Language Emblem
  • First Aid
  • Land Care
  • Surf Life Saving
  • Their Service our Heritage
  • Scouts of the World

Goodna Venturer Leaders

Group Leader:

Bernice Eickenloft (Rosella)

Venturer Leader:

Katrina Saunter (Scorpio)

 

Scout Promise

On my honor
I promise that I will do my best.
To do my duty to my God,
and to the Queen of Australia.
To help other people,
and to live by the Scout law.

 

Scout Law

A Scout is trustworthy.

A Scout is loyal.

A Scout is helpful.

A Scout is friendly.

A Scout is cheerful.

A Scout is considerate.

A Scout is thrifty.

A Scout is courageous.

A Scout is respectful.

A Scout cares for the environment.

 

Fees

Registration:

$185 per child paid when your child first joins. This covers Scout registration and accident insurance.

Weekly Subs:

$10 per child. This is due each week that we meet, 40 weeks per year. Even if your child misses a week your child's subs are still due. The group will pay your registration renewal.

The Uniform:

The Venturer uniform should always be worn in a neat and tidy manner and with pride. The Scout uniform for Goodna includes the section shirt, scarf and woggle, and navy blue or black shorts, pants or skirts. Enclosed shoes are mandatory for safety reasons.

The uniform can be purchased from the Scout shop at:

Cameron Park, Eastern St. Booval
Ph 3281-6756
Hours: Thursday 9am - 6pm,
(closed 12pm - 1pm)
Saturday 9am - 12noon

What you will need to buy:

  • Shirt .. $35 to $50
  • Scarf .. $9 to $12
  • Woggle .. $4
  • Hat .. $10 to $13

 

Group Committee

The group committee is a group of parents who help raise runds to run the group and to support the leaders in their voluntary roles.

We need YOU! All parents are encouraged to attend monthly meetings. Without your support we cannot run.