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Stargazing Live 2018 – Join the Guinness World Record Attempt!

24th April 2018 4

  Would you like to be part of the Stargazing Live Guinness World Record attempt?   If so then read on … On Wednesday, 23 May, together with Australian National University (ANU) Stargazing Live is calling on all Australians to help…

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Support for Regional Guiding in Victoria

17th April 2018

Girl Guides from across the Wimmera have been amongst the first group to benefit from a new State Government Grant aimed at supporting rural Girl Guiding over the next 4 years. Girl Guides Victoria Outdoors and Adventure Officer, Cat Anderson…

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India GST – Sangam Costs Impacted

10th April 2018

The Indian Government has introduced a Goods and Services Tax (GST) with immediate effect which will impact visitors to Sangam. The GST will increase the costs of those who will stay and those who will be attending an event or…

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ANZAC Day 2018 Challenge

9th April 2018

In 2018, the ANZAC Day ‘Saluting their Service’ Badge will focus on life at home during times of war.  Guides are encouraged to conduct research or undertake activities focusing on life at home during times of war.  The syllabus can…

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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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Helping to Move Australia – Women In Transport

14th March 2018

Interested in learning more about women in transport? The National Program Team have partnered with Transport  Women Australia to develop a program resource with activities which explores a range of activities focusing on transport throughout Australia. The program resource also provides…

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Earth Hour – 24 March 2018

13th March 2018

Don’t forget Earth Hour is taking place on Saturday 24 March at 8.30 pm!  Be ready to switch off your lights where you can.   Don’t worry if you can’t join in on the night as there are many activities you…

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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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Rosemary Derwin World Thinking Day Interview

22nd February 2018

Rosemary Derwin, our Chief Commissioner, was delighted to appear on ABC Radio Sydney this morning to discuss World Thinking Day with Robbie Buck and Wendy Harmer. Wendy, we are proud to say is one of our Alumni being a  former…

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WAGGGS Online Party for World Thinking Day 2018

24th January 2018 1

This year, along with the usual World Thinking Day resource, WAGGGS is hosting an Online Party to celebrate World Thinking Day. For units to be part of this online party they will need to be hosting a unit meeting on…

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