Scouting is a passport to experience the world in a way that most travellers can’t enjoy.
You’re part of a global movement which unites 47 million people. What better way to make new friends from different countries and share some incredible cultural experiences.
If travel isn’t an option just yet, you can find yourself a pen pal or host an international student.
If you are keen for adventure, there are a few ways to go about it including International Events and Contingents, Group Friendship or Service trips. You can also have an international experience without leaving your hall!
Click here for more information regarding National Events and Contingents
For more information regarding travelling with your family or Group go to the ‘Go Overseas’ page
For more information and suggestions around how to introduce international to your program go to the ‘Program Ideas’. Click though the pages here to find something that suits you until you can spread your wings.
International Events Assistance is sometimes available for Victorian youth members, including Rovers, from the EML Fund.
From time to time, the Lord Baden Powell Society of Australia allocates money to the states to help young people travel as part of an Australian Contingent.
There are also Scholarships from the International Office every now and then to help youth members and leaders be involved in international events and delegations.