- 5starThanks to the Sea Shepherd, Train Museum, HMAS Castlemain
e and the Royal Yatch Club of Victoria. Also the Ice Cream Shop...pe who handled all the kids coming in on Saturday afternoon. Also thanks to Helene and the Williamsto wn Scouts for the use of their hall. Kids all came back to Korumburra tired but they had a ball.
The growing popularity of social media platforms such as Instagram and Facebook has infused a heightened sense of adventure and exploration, often for the gorgeous photo opportunities. However, what the photos don't often capture is the harmful effect of rubbish and human impact on our natural habitats.
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At a ceremony held this weekend, Scouts Australia have invested their first female National General Manager, Cathy Morcom!
Scouts Australia congratulates all our members and supporters who have received recognition in the Queen's Birthday Honours this year.
Companion (AC) in the General Division of the Order of Australia:
- The Right Honourable The Lord Mayor of Melbourne Robert Doyle: Honorary President, Melbourne Region Scouts
Member (AM) in the General Division of the Order of Australia:
- Mr Elston Hynd: National Commissioner, Adult Training and Development
Medal (OAM) of the Order of Australia in the General Division:
- Mr Donald Barry (VIC)
- Mrs Kay Cleak (WA)
- Mr Adrian Cropley (VIC)
- The Late Mr Gordon Ellings (TAS)
- Mr Stephen Fernie (NSW)
- Mrs Karin Orpen (VIC)
- Mrs Adele Sharpe (VIC)
- Mr Ian Sharpe (VIC)
- Mr Bruce Stewart (NSW)
- Mr Daryl Sanderson (QLD)
- Mr Carl Weaver (VIC)
- Mr Dale Potter (VIC)
- Mr Leszek Wikarjusz (QLD)
- Mrs June Wright (VIC)
Honorary Medal (OAM) in the General Division:
- Ms Jean Clifford (QLD)
- Mr Thomas Hartley (VIC)
Thank you for your continued service.