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NSW Contingent Newsletters
Each accepted NSW Contingent member has been emailed a number of Newsletters - if you have missed one, maybe it has been deleted, maybe it ended up in the 'Junk' filter or may be someone else reading your Inbox has read it for you - we have posted a copy on Patrol Tent for you
About the NSW Contingent to AJ2016
NSW Scouts, Venturers, Rovers, Leaders and eligible supporters who have applied and have been accepted into the Contingent by the Contingent Leader will together form the NSW Contingent to AJ2016.
The NSW Contingent is divided into several membership groups:
- Scouts - eligible, registered Scout aged youth based members - the focus of the Jamboree
- Venturers - eligible, registered Venturer aged youth members who attend the Jamboree as 'Junior Service Leaders' ** UPDATED **
- Rovers - eligible, registered Rovers and attend the Jamboree as 'Service Leaders'
- Line Leaders - eligible, registered Adult Leaders who are one of five Jamboree Troop based Leaders
- Service Leaders - eligible, registered Adult Leaders and are not Troop based
- Other Adults - eligible, registered Adults (not Troop based)
Operationally, the NSW Contingent is divided into: Troop based members (Scouts and Line Leaders), Junior Service Leaders (Venturers), Service Leaders (Rovers, Adult Leaders and Other Adults), Sub Camp Teams, JOC (the event organisers) and NSW Contingent HQ Team.
For more details on the formation of the NSW Contingent, follow this link.
A Jamboree Troop is made of up to 36 Scouts (female and male) and up to five Line Leaders (female and male) from Scout Troops within the same Region. There are various supporting groups available to the Jamboree Troop including: Contingent Welfare Leaders, Subcamp Teams, Medical and the NSW Contingent HQ Team.
The NSW Contingent HQ Team comprises a number of functional areas including: Camping, Communications, Transport, Health and Welfare and Administration. These resources provide the structure and operational needs of the NSW Contingent and its' members. The NSW Contingent Leader and NSW Contingent Directors are the primary responsible positions for the management of the NSW Contingent.
Jamborees are popular and important events. Parents and visitors are invited to attend the Jamboree on Visitors Day.
Registration for Visitors Day will open October 2015.
Future Scout Day
Cub Scouts and Joey Scouts are invited to Future Scout Day to taste the world of Jamborees - their turn is coming up! Visit a Jamboree Troop site, try out some of the activities available, visit the Mall - see what it is all about!
Registration for Future Scouts Day will open October 2015.
Every Scout, Venturer, Rover Leader or Other Adult is required to complete an online application. Applications for Scouts are closed, Service Leaders, Rovers and Venturers are still open.
For further information:
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For Contingent Members
Registrations Accepted by the Contingent as at 6th December 2015:
Key Dates to know
About My Jamboree Troop
About Service Leader Roles
About the Jamboree Site
About the Activities at Jamboree
Newsletters, Presentations, Guides
Region Liaison Leader Contacts
Postal: PO Box 4243
Denistone East NSW 2112
General and Admin Enquiries:
Contingent Special Diets