Nikki Van Dijk, JEEP and Girl Guides Australia “Make a Wave”

5th April 2019

Nikki Van Dijk is an Australian world surfing champion, who participates in the World Surf League and is one of four global JEEP ambassadors.  In 2019 the JEEP ambassador program commenced a new social initiative, “Make A Wave”, whereby each…

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Welcome Trish Manten as our new Chief Executive Officer

22nd March 2019 1

Trish will work alongside our Chief Commissioner, Rosemary Derwin and the Chair of the Board, Janet Torney to lead the successful implementation of agreed priorities and plans and drive the strategic goals of GGA. Experienced at leading multi-cultural and multi-regional…

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Happy International Women’s Day

8th March 2019

Girl Guides Australia know that #BalanceForBetter is the only way! Girl Guides has been empowering girls and young women with leadership and life skills for more than 100 years. The confidence and experiences built from enjoying fun with Guiding friends…

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Be a part of International Women’s Day 2019

6th March 2019

  Better the balance, better the world International Women’s Day takes place every year on 8 March.   It is a day of global significance when we celebrate the social, cultural, political and economic achievements of women worldwide.   It is also…

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Happy World Thinking Day 2019

22nd February 2019

World Thinking Day is 22nd of February every year. It is a day to celebrate the opportunities Girl Guiding gives girls and young women to be the best they can be. With 10 million members in 150 countries around the…

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#WTD2019 #TimeToLead

5th February 2019

Something for the girls … Be inspired by the history of our Guiding!  Did you know that Girl Guides began in 1909 when a group of girls turned up to the Boy Scout rally at Crystal Palace and asked to…

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Juliette Low Seminar – Applications CLOSED

21st December 2018

EDITED:   Thank you to all those who have applied to participate in the Juliette Low Seminar later this year.  Applications are now closed.  Everyone who has applied will be contacted in due course.   JULIETTE LOW SEMINAR 2019 – APPLICATIONS…

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Asia Pacific Regional Committee Nominations

29th November 2018

GGA is  seeking expressions of interest from suitably skilled and experienced individuals for the Asia Pacific Regional (APR) Committee. Members of the APR Committee are elected at the APR Conference. The main purpose of the Regional Committee is to set…

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Australian Delegation Asia Pacific Conference 2019

29th November 2018

Girl Guides Australia is calling for applications for the Asia Pacific Region Conference to be held in Sri Lanka in 2019. Dates: 11-17 August 2019 Who can apply:   Adult members  Apply by:   21 December 2018 Participation in the AP Conference…

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16 Days of Activism

21st November 2018

16 Days of Activism – the international campaign against Gender-Based Violence The 25 November is the start of 16 Days of Activism aimed at ending violence towards women and girls.  This annual campaign launches on the International Day of the…

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