Awarded to

Our Chief Commissioner's address re COVID-19 addresses

24 Apr 2020

Listen to our Chief Commissioner, Jan Turbill lead you through our plans to be a stronger organisation on the other side of COVID-19


Scouting From Home

14 Apr 2020

Find out how you can join Scouting, share in some of our awesome activities or discover what your friends have been raving about.


Scouts SA appoints it's 19th Chief Commissioner

02 Apr 2020

Welcome Jan, Farewell Harry! Scouts SA is proud to announce Jan Turbill has been appointed as our 19th Chief Commissioner. Jan succeeds Harry Long who has devoted his life to Scouting and education and has served as our Chief for the last 5 years.


18 June 2020

21 Feb 2020

Chief Commissioner Jan Turbill was invested by our Chief Scout, His Excellency, the Honourable Hieu Van Le AC, Governor of South Australia


The adventure continues!

10 Dec 2019

Do you have the post AJ2019 Blues? There is plenty of adventure still to be found!


Help out at AV2015

Heaps Good Helpers required!

Have a few days spare from late December 2014 until January 13 2015?

Want to be a part of a major National Scouting event in our own state?

Volunteers are required for AV2015!

Check out some of the ways YOU can help us run a heaps good event.

All helpers must be over 18 years of age and have a current National Police check.

Download our Volunteer at AV2015 flyer and help spread the word!

Don’t know where to volunteer, but want to volunteer! Email and let us know – we’ll sort out a role in conjunction with you!


Sites and Services

  • Electricians
  • Plumbers
  • Those with all sorts of trade skills
  • Servers and Meal preparations
  • Communications (Internet/Phone/Radio)
  • Drivers – truck and heavy vehicle licenses
  • Forklift operators




  • Expedition Staff (24 expeditions around SA)
  • Onsite activity staff
    • Hands On
    • Hands Off
    • Water slide and activities
  • Offsite activity staff
  • Transport staff
  • Bus greeters
  • Scanning point operators
  • Bus Drivers
  • Entertainment



Opening Day (January 2 2015)

  • People to run indoor activities at Adelaide Arena
  • Bus greeters
  • Check-in staff




  • Check In / Registration on Day 1
  • Doctors, Nurses, Medical staff
  • General Admin assistance




  • Merchandise sales
  • Photographers
  • Function co-ordinators



Visit to find out more about AV2015