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Our Group History - 1995-1999

   30 December 1994 - 8 January 1995

Contingent of Scouts attends the 17th Australian Jamboree as part of Troop 528;  held near Perth, Western Australia.

February 1996
Revised Cub Scout training program introduced with a new yellow text book and new Yellow Cord Award.

25 February 1996
District outing to Bonnie Vale for World Scout Day.

23-24 March 1996
Cub Pack camp to Cataract Scout Camp.

30 March 1996
Cub Pack participates in '2234 Live Easter march' through Bangor and Menai.

20 April 1996
Yaroona District outing to Qantas Jet Base to wash 747 to promote job week.

Menai-Revesby Express newspaper published the story on 7 May on page 4 and their picture featured 3 Bangor Cubs washing the 747.    [newspaper cutting..]    (file size = 230K)

13 June 1996
Yellow Cord award presented to Marc Johnson. This was the first yellow Cord presented in our Group and also the first in Yaroona District. News of the award appeared in the Menai-Revesby Express newspaper on July 2 and in the Leader newspaper on July 9. [newspaper cutting..]    (file size = 87K)

15 June 1996
Group family BBQ.

26 September 1996
Cub Pack poses for formal picture.

8-10 November 1996
Group family camp to Shoalhaven Heads.

13 December 1996
Group family Christmas BBQ at Janalli Reserve.

21-23 February 1997
District Cub camp to Castle Mountain Camp, Wiseman's Ferry.

15 March 1997
Group family night with line dancing.

24-25 April 1997
Cub Pack sleepover at Sutherland and join ANZAC Day march.

May 1997

4 May 1997
Wash Russian submarine at Maritime Museum to promote Job Week.

2 August 1997
Cub Pack outing to Constable C.A.R.E.S. bike safety centre.

8 August 1997
Group party to celebrate 90 years of Scouting.

24 August 1997
Cubs World Conservation Badge hike and campfire lunch at Heathcote.

13-14 September 1997
Cub Pack camp to Jackeroo Ranch, Kenthurst. The set for the Summer Bay caravan park used in the TV series 'Home and Away'  was on the Jackeroo Ranch site.

19 October 1997
Cub Pack outing to Water Activities Centre, Woolwich.

2 November 1997
Cub Pack outing to Air Activities Centre, Camden Airport.

2-12 January 1998

Contingent of Scouts attends the 18th Australian Jamboree as part of Troop 288;  held at Springfield near Ipswich, Queensland.

22 February 1998
World Scout Day outing to Bonnie Vale; flag presented by Robert Tickner.

28 February 1998
Cub Pack camp to Grays Point with visit from Waterways patrol.

27-29 March 1998
District Cub camp to Glenfield.

17 May 1998
Cub Pack visit Coastal Patrol base at Brighton and cruise Botany Bay.

20 June 1998
Group campfire dinner and concert.

3 July 1998
Rama leaves Cub Pack.

8-9 August 1998
Group family camp for Yulefest at Wombeyan Caves.

25-27 September 1998
Group family camp to Alpine Activities Centre at Jindabyne and snow weekend.

17 October 1998
Cub Pack outing to Centre Point Tower for JOTA base.

8 November 1998
Cub Pack attends Water Activities Centre at Woolwich.

5-6 December 1998
Cub Pack camp to Grays Point.

21 February 1999
World Scout Day outing to Camp Coutts, Waterfall, for Joeys and Cubs.

24-25 April 1999
Cub Pack sleepover at Sutherland hall and join ANZAC Day march.

2 May 1999
Cub Pack attends Sydney Water Police centre to wash boat for job week promotion.

15-16 May 1999
Senior Cubs attend Yellow Cord camp at Camp Coutts, Waterfall.

3 July 1999
Cub Pack outing to Constable C.A.R.E.S. bike safety centre.

8 August 1999
Joey Mob attend District Joey Day at Cataract Scout Park.

29 August 1999
Cub Pack outing to air activities centre, Camden Airport.

24 September 1999
Aroo leaves Joey Mob.

16-17 October 1999
Boree Regatta at Cronulla.

14 November 1999
Cub Pack first ever push kart derby, held with kind permission in the grounds of the Bangor Primary School.

27-28 November 1999
Cub Pack camp to Water Activities Centre at Woolwich.

 

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