Awarded to

Scouts At The Show

07 Aug 2017

Scouts at the Royal Show Important information about The Royal Adelaide Show


AGM 2017

01 Aug 2017

Congratulations Paul Dickson APM, Greg Warnes and Jan Turbil for your reselection to the Branch Executive Committee. Welcome Andrew McCauley and Josh Smart. Sincere thanks to Chris Waples and Jessica Tsakiris for their outstanding contribution to the BEC


Good Service Awards 2017

01 Aug 2017

Scouts Australia (SA Branch) would like to recognise the outstanding achievement and contributions to the Scouting Movement, of Leaders and Supporters of Scouting who have been awarded Adult Recognition Awards on 1 August 2017.


Scouts SA 2017 Annual Report

31 Jul 2017

Read the Scouts SA 2017 Annual Report online today - another successful year of Scouting in South Australia!


Congratulations David Bryant and Harry Long - Awarded Life Membership.

30 Jul 2017


Australia Day honours

Reg Williams AM RFD


Scouts SA congratulates Mr Reg Williams AM RFD on being recognised for his significant service to youth through Scouting at the local and national level, to historical organisations and to the community, in the 2016 Australia Day awards.

Reg's service to Scouting includes

  • Chief Commissioner Scouts Australia 2009 to 2015 and recipient of the Silver Kangaroo (2013)
  • Chief Commissioner Scouts Australia (SA) 2000 to 20016 and President from 2006 to 2009
  • Member, Management Sub Committee, Asia-Pacific Region, World Organisation of the Scouting movement (current)

In addition Reg has undertaken significant community service including

  • Councillor, District Council of Kadina (now part of the District Council of the Copper Coast) - 1971 to 1984
  • President, Kernewk Lowender Copper Coast Cornish Festival - 1986 to 1989, Vice President 1974 to 1986
  • Board Member, Australia Day Council of South Australia, 8 years and Vice-President, 2 terms.
  • President, South Australian Mounted Rifles Association, current.
  • Honorary Colonel, 3rd/9th Light Horse (South Australian Mounted Rifles), 2000 to 2005.
  • Member, Australian Army Reserve, 1965 to 1998.


Reg has recently been appointed the Chief Director of AJ2019, the 25th Australian Jamboree to be hosted by Scouts SA.

SA Branch is very proud to congratulate Mr Williams for this Australian recognition of his great service to the community and in particular to Scouting in South Australia.