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Welcome to Scouting@Home for the week – we hope you’re all enjoying some great Scouting activities and also had a great Easter.

This email is going to all of our Leaders, Youth Members/Parents in order to help you continue your Scouting during our at home mode. We want you to keep Scouting – and more importantly share with your friends the great activities youre doing while at home!\

Visit to keep up to date with the new resources and ideas we will keep adding in. There are so many resources and ideas out there – the key to remember is pick what works for your Unit and put it together in your program that works for you.


Challenge for the week: Creative

After our Challenge from last week (Camping) it’s time to get Creative and make a model miniature campsite!

Access this week’s challenge by clicking the image below.

Don’t forget to share your photos – email them to or post on the Scouts SAFacebook page.

Have you got a challenge to set other Scouts in SA?Email it into us

From last week: Outdoor Challenge – Camping

Did you go camping (at home) over Easter?We got some great photos of some very well setup tents, some yummy food being prepared and some great activities being done – well done everyone!

Send your positive photos and captions to or share them on our Facebook page


Activities to do in your neighbourhood

The Cooee Challenge started in Yorketown and is spreading faster than Covid in SA.


Each night at 7.45pm you need to head outside and ‘Cooee’ your heart out.

This challenge is working for people living as far apart as 1/2km.

It aims to provide everyone with a sence that you are not alone, improve communication and shows great resilence/community spirit in tough times.

Below is a fb clip of where it started:

Share your ideas for your Term 2 program

Has your Unit got your Term 2 program planned?Let us know some of the cool things you’ve got planned so we can share the ideas with everyone! Email them through to

Here are some ideas from last week for you to have a go at:


Outdoor Adventure Skills

The OAS Team is looking to gather how-to videos for each Outdoor Adventure Skill Activity Stream. We are looking for youth-led videos which explain a particular OAS skill, these will be shared for other less experienced youth members, to allow them to develop their own OAS skills.

Log your video via



Supporting Scouts SA businesses

Looking to cash in on your cans and bottles?Looking for a spot of fresh air to take a walk in?Or after some after some outdoor gear as we head into the colder months?

If so, don’t forget to visit our Scout Recycling Centre, Woodhouse and the Scout Outdoor Centre – all still operating and looking for support from you all.

All businesses have arrangements in place for appropriate safety measures including social distancing.

Click on the logos below to visit their websites and find out more.