Bear Grylls is back! New AirNZ video features scouts

Air New Zealand have roped in Bear Grylls to do the latest version of their in-flight safety video. ¬†What’s cool is that the UK Chief Scout made sure that local NZ cubs and scouts were involved in the filming.

Check it out below…

Pics: National (mud/water)Slide Day 2013

Here are some pics from the early part of the morning at the Paparangi waterslide for the 2013 National Mudslide Day.

If you have extra pictures to add, mail them to so I can add them to the flickr set.

[Direct link]

Pics: Scout activities – Saywells and Princess Bay

It’s only been 3 weeks back into Scouts for 2013 and already it’s been non-stop. ¬†Below are a few pics of the recent weekend camp at Saywells and a weekday BBQ event at Princess Bay.

Thanks to Scout Leader Bob for the photos.

It’s National Mudslide day again – this Sat 23 Feb!

So soon? Yup – get set to get wet at the Scouts National Mudslide Day!

In case you aren’t sure what goes on, check out the pictures from last year’s event.

Mark Ave Park, Paparangi

Mark Ave Park, Paparangi

2013 fundraising spectacular

We always get the most income from our stadium fundraisers. 2013 is no exception. A massive effort from parents and senior scouts and venturerers means that we should bring in between $3,500 and $4,000 between the 7s weekend and tonight.