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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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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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Become a Friend of Sangam WAGGGS

19th January 2018

Friends of Sangam WAGGGS is for everyone and anyone who wants to enable even more girls to explore, enjoy and experience Sangam. Your donations make it possible for us to continue offering the unique WAGGGS World Centre experience. Join today and help…

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Have you registered for Clean Up Australia Day?

16th January 2018

Last year, 792 Youth Groups  across Australia participated in Youth Clean Up Day, making a real difference to our environment and local communities. Over a quarter of these groups were Girl Guides – 209 Units joined in. Clean Up Australia…

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Commonwealth Games Challenge 2018

9th January 2018

To celebrate the Commonwealth Games that is being held on the Gold Coast from  4–15 April this year, a Commonwealth Games Challenge has been developed.  The Challenge is for all Guides and their leaders. This Challenge was first suggested by several…

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Girl Guides South Australia State Office is on the move!

6th December 2017

Girl Guides South Australia are excited to announce that their State office  is moving to a new location in Henley Beach early next year and the Norwood office will be closing. Please note the following dates in your calendar for…

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2018 Acting Chief Commissioner – Rosemary Derwin

30th November 2017 2

The Girl Guides Australia Board are pleased to to announce that Rosemary Derwin has been appointed as the Acting Chief Commissioner of Girl Guides Australia and Chair of the Girl Guides Australia Board from 1 January 2018 for a maximum term…

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International Volunteers Day – 5 Dec 2017

28th November 2017

In 1985 the United Nations designated 5 December to be an international observance day to recognise and acclaim the power and potential of volunteers.   This day gives us the opportunity to gain awareness and understanding of the importance of volunteers…

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Our Cabana – 2017 Earthquake Relief

17th October 2017

  On September 20th, an earthquake of magnitude 7.1 on the Richter scale shook Mexico.  Although everyone at Our Cabana is safe and well, there has been significant property damage. María José Proaño Ordóñez, World Centre Manager says in an…

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