children activity centers, SCOUTS NSW
Location: Paterson/Bolwarra Scout Group, East Maitland Scout Group, Telarah Scout Group, Thornton Scout Group and Beresfield Scout Group
Ages: From 5 years
Cost: Joining fee and annual membership fee
Trial offered: N/A
Parents allowed: N/A
Contact Phone: Check website for the contact for each local scout group
Active/Creative Kids Voucher: Yes
Working With Children: Yes

What you need to know:

A youth group focussed on outdoor activities including camping, bush craft, rafting, abseiling, rock climbing and canyoning. There are four levels within scouts, Joeys for 5-8 years, Cubs for 8-11 years, Scouts for 11-14 years and Venturers for 14-17 years.

There is a one-off joining fee of $35 and an annual membership fee of $168. There is also the added expense of buying a Scouts shirt.

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