National Team Reports

National Team Report – July 2018

30th June 2018

    When the Board of Girl Guides Australia appointed me as the Acting Chief Commissioner there was an undertaking to review the role of the Chief Commissioner primarily considering the size and scope of the role. Following the review,…

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National Team Report – June 2018

2nd June 2018

  What a month May has been!  Definitely a month of Guiding awareness for our communities.  Lots of Guides out and about sharing in many different activities.  Many Victorian Guides had great fun at SNOOZEFEST – a sleepover with a…

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National Team Report – May 2018

30th April 2018

Today I had the privilege of meeting with a young Girl Guide from my local area who was working toward the Traditions section of her BP award. She had lots of questions for me: When did I join Girl Guides?…

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National Team Report – April 2018

29th March 2018

Chief Commissioner’s Report   I know I am speaking to the converted but how GREAT is Guiding! The friendships, the fun, the adventures and for Leaders the opportunity to provide an environment for girls and young women to enjoy all…

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National Team Report – March 2018

28th February 2018

Girl Guides Australia has been empowering girls and young women for more than 100 years. Last month we launched a new program, Getting into Governance, aimed at empowering girls and young women aged 16–24 to grow their leadership and governance…

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National Team Report – February 2018

1st February 2018

I am excited to be the Acting Chief Commissioner for Girl Guides Australia for 2018. The beginning of the year is often a time of comings and goings and this year is no exception for Girl Guides Australia. Many thanks…

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National Team Report – November 2017

1st November 2017

For this report, we would like to adopt a different format and share our top 10 learnings from the 36th World Conference, held in India in September: Girl Guiding and Girl Scouting is growing around the world! There are now…

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National Team Report – October 2017

3rd October 2017

  The Girl Guides Australia (GGA) delegation has just arrived home after a very busy and eventful World Conference in India and will provide a comprehensive report in the next report.   Earlier in September, GGA hosted a very successful…

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National Team Report – September 2017

1st September 2017

Girl Guides Australia hosted three WAGGGS representatives here in Australia for a WAGGGS triennium partnership visit.  Natasha Hendrick (Deputy Chair of WAGGGS World Board), Minor Yuda (World Board member) and Karen Chatto (WAGGGS representative – stepping in at the last…

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National Team Report – August 2017

1st August 2017

We have heard fantastic reports from the variety of Girl Guides attending great international events over the northern hemisphere summer – from Norway to Iceland, and closer to home in Thailand at our Olave Program Three Barges Project.  And we…

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