In this Rover Scout June Update, catch up on the latest news, events and opportunities happening around the country.
It’s been a busy few months for the National Rover Council (NRC) as we welcomed our newest officers, Lachlan Court (NSW) – Diversity and Inclusion and Emma Johnston (VIC) – Environment and Sustainability. Both bring with them extensive knowledge in their fields and a commitment to support Rover Scouts. In their respective roles, Lachlan and Emma will encourage action for change on a variety of issues in Scouting
Recently, an External Review Report has been handed down which will shape the future of the NRC in to better support Rover Scouts.
The Diversity and Inclusion Officer is after members to join the D & I Working Group – a sub-committee with a purpose to communicate and share ideas on Diversity and Inclusion efforts in their communities. If you’re interested in joining the D & I Working Group, send an email through to email@example.com with a bit about yourself and what diversity and inclusions means to you by 5pm AEST Sunday the 20th of June 2021.
The Rover Scout Challenge is back with up to $1000 available to support your Scouting endeavour. Planning an activity, but worried about the cost? Is your Unit looking for specialised training for Outdoor Adventure Skills? Applications for Round 1 close midnight AEST 30th June 2021 with Round 2 closing in December. Discover more about the Rover Challenge Grant here.