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"The most worthwhile thing is to try to put happiness into the lives of others" - Lord Robert Baden-Powell
"If you can find a path with no obstacles, it probably doesn’t lead anywhere." - Bear Grylls, Mud, Sweat & Tears: The Autobiography
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"Every child has the right to adventure" - Bear Grylls, Chief Scout UK
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"As a young boy, Scouting gave me a confidence and camaraderie that is hard to find in modern life." - Bear Grylls

Parent & Carer FAQs

We know you have a lot of questions about Scouting, and we want to help answer them as best we can.  Our FAQs page has a list of frequently asked questions (and answers). 

Scouting sections are Keas (age 5-8), Cubs (age 8-11), Scouts (age 11-14), Venturers (age 14-18) and Rovers (age 18-26).  Leaders are aged 18+.

If you have any other questions you think would be helpful to include here, please Contact Us.

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We have over 400 Scout groups in New Zealand. 

If you would like to find out more about one near to you, please click here to find the Group nearest you.

With a ONE MONTH FREE Trial membership offer, why not try it out!

We always need new Volunteers and Members so join the adventure NOW with SCOUTS New Zealand!

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