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PoW Camps of WWII

Monday, 23 April 2018 23:31
With ANZAC Day coming up this week and the Rover Centenary during 2018.... a very inspiring and interesting read on the Rover Crews that ran in the PoW camps during WWII. I think we can all draw inspiration from what they did and how the faced what they confronted in the most trying of circumstances. Some great details of what…
Scouts Australia is offering one full scholarship to attend both the 9th Asia-Pacific Regional Scout Youth Forum and 26th Asia-Pacific Regional Scout Conference to be held in the Philippines in October. The successful recipient must be a passionate Scouting member of Rover Scout age at the time of the event and have a willingness to actively contribute to the future…

LGBTI Leadership Program

Monday, 16 April 2018 23:45
Applications for the 2018 LGBTI Leadership Program run by Leadership Victoria are now open. Applications close at 5pm (AEST) on Monday 23 April 2018. All the info on the program and how to apply can be found on their website - https://www.leadershipvictoria.org/programs/lgbti-leadership-program

Seeking Vounteers

Monday, 09 April 2018 22:46
The Venturer Council is Running a Leadership course and we would love for the Rovers to assist as our tutors, we require Rovers that have completed their Queen Scout preferably and at least 19yo. Information about the course is in the flyer below.  
Applications are closing APRIL 20! Hello! It's that time of year again! Auditions for this year's show "SNOWED INN" are right around the corner!  If you haven't already heard, APPLICATIONS ARE NOW OPEN!  Visit www.camberwellshowtime.com to sign up now. Any questions or queries please contact Mark on 0412 102 011 or  This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it or Daniella on  This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it   Showtime is a great way to…
  Do you want to be involved in the developing and funding an international service project with real life benefits to young school people in Nepal ? Do you want to go to Nepal and volunteer in a local village school as teacher / teacher’s aide in either ‘Computer skills’ or ‘English as a second language’ ? Do you want…

South Metro Showtime 2018

Thursday, 22 March 2018 19:44
This is you last chance to apply for SMST 2018 Cast! Auditions are this Friday and Sunday, so get in quick and don't miss out. If cast isn't your thing, we have a huge range of behind the scenes roles, check out our application form for what you can do!

Resilience Survey

Thursday, 22 March 2018 19:36
100 great years of Rovering already proves we’re resilient as a Section of Scouts.  If you’re aged 18 or under complete the Resilience Survey so we can show everyone how resilient members of the Scouting movement are.     Survey login details were emailed to relevant youth members and/or their parents.  If you need them resupplied, email  This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it with your registration…

Commissioner Appointments.

Thursday, 22 March 2018 19:32
I am pleased to announce the appointment of Maria Armstrong and Scotty Harrison as Rover Support Commissioners for Mt Dandenong and Lerderderg Regions respectively.     Maria is currently the Rover Advisor at Manderson Rover Crew and during her time as a Rover she was Region Chair for two terms and actively involved in Marketing and MARB as well as…
Applications for the 2018 season of CAMBERWELL SHOWTIME are now open! Come and meet a range of Rovers from the Boroondara Region! No need to be on stage, backstage always needs a helping hand too, and there are always over 18 parties to go to after the shows!! Visit www.camberwellshowtime.com to SIGN UP NOW!


Tuesday, 27 February 2018 16:59
Nominations must be received by Peter by the 28th February (VRC), and will not be accepted after that date. This is to be in line with the National Adult Award process. Nominations are to be forwarded (mailed or given personally) to the State Commissioner Rover Support in a sealed envelope marked ‘Private and Confidential’ or emailed to  This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it Nomination must be…


Monday, 19 February 2018 22:48
In honour of the Rover Centenary, and 25 years of Mudbash being held at Mafeking Rover Park, we’re interested in hearing your best #mudbashmemories. Do you have an interesting story to tell about Mudbash? Or impressive photos or videos to show? Share them with us for your chance to be featured on our Facebook and brand new website.   Send…
Like most of us now and then, Mudbash’s website needs a little TLC. We heard the calls, and lets be frank, it just wasn’t working with our community’s needs anymore. That’s why we joined forces with the Rover IT Team to completely overhaul the aesthetic, layout and function of our former central information base. Theres still a tiny bit of work…


Monday, 19 February 2018 22:45
Did you know that your crew can fundraise or sell products at Mudbash? There are so many opportunities that you can undertake as a Rover, however, we’re not all made of money. Ammirite? As we celebrate 100 years of Rovering, this year’s Mudbash is looking to be one of the largest events held. Why not take advantage of the crowds…


Monday, 19 February 2018 22:36
Racing Crews, lock these dates in your calendars, and slot them into your programs, because Mudbash’s Working Bee dates have been released. As stated in the official Supplementary Regulations, and in order to maintain Mafeking Rover Park, it is a requirement for racing crews to complete a minimum of five pre-working bee dates and two post-event working bees. Why not make a…
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