Welcome to the new website of the Scouts Australia National Youth Council!

The National Youth Council (NYC) is the primary body representing the youth members of Scouts Australia at a National level. It makes recommendations directly to the National Team on a range of issues affecting Scouting in Australia, the issues of young people, plus a range of other topics.

NYC Members

Congratulations to the following youth members who have joined the council in 2017:

Jeshka MacConnell (Rover – ACT), Jenna Reed (Venturer – SA), Jacinta Swift (Venturer – VIC), Sophie Warner (Venturer – NSW), Thomas Milham (Rover – SA), Rebecca Wright (Scout – QLD), Brenton Rush (Scout – WA), Marnie Maddison (Scout – WA), Owain Pierce (Venturer – NSW), Savannah Roberts (Scout – VIC) and Jadzia Clifford-Pugh (Rover – QLD).

We are excited to have them on board and look forward to the vibrant and productive year ahead!

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Jamboree Troop Leader Guide


In preparation for AJ2016, we know that all of our leaders are working really hard to ensure we have a fantastic time. If you are a first time Troop Leader or you’ve done it thousands of times before, we have written a little guide, that aims to help you and the Scout Troop understand the patrol system in a Jamboree environment.

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