Exploring the Australian outdoors with Cub Scouts!
Cub Scouts is the second Section of Scouts, for boys and girls aged 8 - 11, focusing on exploring the outdoors and living an active lifestyle in a safe and friendly environment.
Cub Scouts have a lot of fun doing a lot of interesting things! They are introduced to traditional Scouting skills such as tying knots and using a map and compass, and take part in outdoor adventures such as camping, rock climbing, abseiling, bushwalking, sailing, gliding, flying, canoeing and billy-karting!
Cub Scouts also learn valuable life skills such as leadership and taking responsibility for themselves. They are taught the value of citizenship and how to give back to their communities
Each Cub Scout collects special badges to demonstrate their skills and achievements, and has the opportunity to achieve their Grey Wolf Award before moving onto the Scout section.
LEARNING LIFE SKILLS
In Cubs, young people learn: