Who We Are

Scouts NSW is an approved provider of the Active Kids rebate. This NSW Government funded program helps families meet the costs of sports, active fitness and recreation activities for children – just like Scouts! Every child enrolled in school from Kindergarten to Year 12 is eligible – including children enrolled at TAFE and those who

Our Promise and Law

All Scouts in Australia commit to a code of living as expressed in the Promise and Law. The Scouting program is designed to help members to learn how to keep their Promise. One of the most important aspects of the Scout Law is that members voluntarily undertake to live by it. Australian Scout Promise The

Our Community

Scouts NSW is part of a worldwide Movement of more than 40 million Scouts. In fact, Scouting is one of the most successful youth organisations, and has been enjoyed by more than one million NSW youth and their families since 1908! World Organisation of the Scouting Movement The World Organisation of the Scout Movement (WOSM)

Vision and Mission

Vision Through fun and friendship, Scouts NSW will inspire and create resilient young people and adults, by developing skills for life and contributing to our community. Mission Scouting develops and empowers youth by gaining life skills and a value system, based on the Scout Promise and Law, building a better world and playing a constructive

Our History

Scouting’s origins date back to the start of the 20th Century. It has survived the two World Wars, sweeping social events and the challenges of other influences, to become stronger than ever. It does this by placing the needs of young people first — in a program that can adapt to change. The founder of