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Guides attend Commemorative Service for Annie Westcott

On the morning of February 27th 2016, a special ceremony was held at the Ballarat Old Cemetery to commemorate the service of Annie Westcott AANS (1875 – 1951) and the…

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Thinking Day in Ballarat

Following a day where the World Flag was flying at the Ballarat Town Hall, local Girl Guides spent the evening celebrating World Thinking Day at a local outdoor swimming pool.…

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World Thinking Day statement from Baden-Powell

World Thinking Day/Founder’s Day Statement February 2016 In Baden-Powell’s last message to Scouters and Guiders, released after his death in 1941, in describing the purpose of Scouting and Guiding he…

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World Flag flying in Ballarat

On Monday February 22nd February, the Ballarat City Council will acknowledge Thinking Day by flying our World Flag in Sturt Street in front to the Town Hall. If you get a…

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Guides enjoy water activities to cool down

On a day where it reached 27.5 degrees in Ballarat, it was quite logical for the local Girl Guide units to migrate to a nearby waterpark.  Uniforms and all. Approximately 50…

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Girls Rock 2016

  Girl Guide Leaders from across Victoria gathered at the Melbourne Town Hall for the annual Girls Rock conference.  This special activity is for adult Guiding members and focuses on…

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