Scouts SA welcomes its 18th
Harry Long invested as Chief Commissioner at Scout Headquarters.
Scouts SA’s new Chief Commissioner, Hary Long was invested on the 29th January 2015, by the Chief Scout, Governor of South Australia, His Excellency The Honourable Hieu Van Le AO.
Hosted by Scouts SA, the Governor and Mrs Le, Scouts SA President, Mr Graham Coates and Jill Coates and CEO Dan Ryan, Harry reaffirmed his Scout Promise to the Governor. The ceremony was held in front of members of the Branch in a ceremony at Scout HQ.
Harry's family including wife Helen were in attendance.
Outgoing Chief Commissioner, Chris Bates officially handed over to Chief Commissioner Harry Long on 1 February 2015.
1 February 2015: Chief Commissioner Harry Long commences his appointment following a handover ceremony at Scout HQ on the 29th January.
You can watch the ceremony here.
As part of the handover ceremony a presentation was made to the outgoing Chief Commissioner Chris Bates.
A wonderful slide show of Chris Bates time as Chief Commissioner is available here.