Queen’s Guide Award
The Queen’s Guide Award is the peak achievement award for Youth Members of Girl Guides Australia.
The Queen’s Guide Award provides an opportunity for extraordinary personal development and greater self-awareness and is recognised in the education system in New South Wales, Northern Territory, South Australia, Western Australia and Tasmania.
The Queen’s Guide Award has two parts:
- the challenges for the Gold Endeavour Award which focus on participating and learning.
- the additional challenges for the Queen’s Guide Award which focus on organising and leading.
Compulsory Service and Leadership challenges are included.
The challenges for each part are built around SIX skill areas:
Creative Thinking Communication Character Collaboration Community Commitment to Learning
Guides must be at last 13 years of age prior to starting any work on this Award. Guides should have had the experience of working on challenges to broaden their experiences and have learnt the processes of choosing, planning, doing and evaluating a personal challenge.
What do you need to do to earn your Queen’s Guide Award?
The Queen’s Guide Award booklet includes the syllabus for the Queen’s Guide Award and additional useful information.
DOWNLOAD THE QUEEN’S GUIDE AWARD BOOKLET
It is important to register for the Queen’s Guide Award with the relevant State Queen’s Guide Award coordinator.
CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR YOUR QUEEN’S GUIDE AWARD
Please note: The Queen’s Guide Award was updated in February 2023. From that date the syllabus in the Aim High publication is no longer current.
Girls who commenced working on their Queen’s Guide Award prior to February 2023 may continue working on the syllabus they commenced or transfer to the new syllabus. The State Queen’s Guide Award coordinator can provide support during the transition period.
For additional information Leaders should contact the State Queen’s Guide Award coordinator in their State.
READ THE COMMUNICATIONS SENT TO MEMBERS ABOUT THE 2023 CHANGES