Norway - NORD Jamboree 2017

Norway NORD Jamboree 2017


What:    Nord means north and is a National Scout Jamboree for members of the Norwegian Guide and Scout Association and guests from other Guide and Scout associations from all corners of the world. During the summer weeks, the sun never sets, meaning that the participants can enjoy great activities day and night. The Norwegian nature and wildlife will be an important part of the programme of the jamboree, and all Guides and Scouts will get to experience hiking in the spectacular surroundings of the area. This is a co-ed event for Guides and Scouts
When:     1-8 July 2017
Where:  Bodø, Norway (situated just north of the Arctic Circle).
Who:          PARTICIPANTS: Youth members Guides 14-15 years, Rover age group 16-24 years (born 2001 or earlier). Leaders: adult members  
                   STAFF. Adult members
How much:   
Event fee                                                                       
Participants (NOK2600)             $460.00                                              
Staff (NOK 1 600)                        $285.00
The fee includes food, beverages, programme- related transport, and programme activities (including equipment). The participants may in addition bring spending money for souvenirs, drinks, ice cream and other things you can buy in the shops and cafes at the jamboree. (The Australian contingent would be paired with a Norwegian group)
Approximate Flight costs ex Sydney-Oslo                       $2400.00
Train Oslo to Bodo (return)                                                   $560.00
Administration fee                                                                   $150.00
Contingent Support fund fee                                                   $80.00
International Scarf                                                                    $20.00
Overseas travel insurance contribution                               $85.00
Please be aware that extra costs may be incurred by extending your trip pre or post event. Contingent shirts and badges are not included the above costs.