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Programming Resources

The Rover Scout Program Toolkit 1 - Long Term Programming [Download PDF]

These templates have been developed to assist Rovers to develop an outstanding program for the year, whilst ensuring the key components of our program – The Areas of Personal Growth and the Scout Method are covered in everything that the Crew tackles for the year.

The Rover Scout Program Toolkit 2 - Term and Weekly Program [Download PDF]

These templates have been developed to assist the Crew and its Rovers to plan the weekly program.

The Rover Scout Program Toolkit 3 - Reviewing the Term Program [Download PDF]

These templates have been developed to assist the Crew Council to review the Crews Program.

Areas of Personal Growth and The Scout Method  [ Download PDF ]

This document has been published to support leaders and adapted for Rovers to better understand the core purpose of our program – The Areas of Personal Growth and The Scout Method. By ensuring the AoPG and our Method are the basis of everything that we do in Scouting we can guarantee that we will provide quality programs for our youth members across all sections. 

Please use this document in conjunction with the section program and planning tools developed by Scouts Australia.

Rover Fun Guide [ Download PDF ]

Fantastic resource will all you all need to kick start your rover crew program for the year! It covers areas such as Quick Ideas, Outdoor & Games, Bizarre But Fun!, Scouting, Service & Local Community, Food Drinks & Parties, The Road Trip: Camps & Extended Trips.

The Crew and its Program [ Download PDF ]

The Crew and its Program is designed to be used in conjunction with the normal training methods of the Rover Section, including Squire (or pre-investiture) training and formal training offered by Scouts Australia to help you gain a better understanding of how to make your Crew, and the Rovers that make up your Crew, successful in achieving through Scouting what it is they want. This book has been compiled by Rovers from around Australia as a guide to running a successful Rover Crew. For individuals to get the most out of Rovering, it is important that a Crew functions well and accommodates all of its members.

700+ Program Ideas for Rovers [ Download PDF ]

700+ Program Ideas for Rovers is a tool to help you generate an interesting, balanced and fun program for your Rover Crew. Some of these suggestions are country oriented, due to the group of people the suggestions came from, but there are many that are relevant to any Crew in Australia. There are over 700 program ideas for Rovers – if you did one of these suggestions per week, you could program for over 14 years before you would need to repeat an activity! This is clearly not an exhaustive list, as the oppurtunities are really endless, but it is a comprehensive list, often with additional information or an explanation of the activity. It has been said that a good program is the key to a good Rover Crew. We hope that 700+ Program Ideas for Rovers helps you to get the most out of Rovers and the wonderful experiences there are available to you.