Scout Bokkie

STRUBEN’S VALLEY – The 1st Strubens Valley Scout Group presented its first Springbok badge to Bridget Brookstone who joined the Scouting group as a cub. Her hard work paid off when she reached the highest level of achievement as a Scout. The group’s secretary of the parents’ committee, Mark Norris said Brookstone had been promoted […]


1st Strubens Valley Scouts make their Mark

At the beginning of the year, 1st Strubens Valley Scout Group was fighting for survival. The number of Scouts was dwindling, the Group had to leave the premises it was using and it had no prospects for anywhere new. Since then, the Scouts have experienced some outstanding luck and welcome generosity from companies and individuals. […]


Having fun – making a difference

Part of the Scout’s Promise is to be a friend to the environment. This involves understanding the environment and doing everything possible to preserve and protect it. One way of doing this is to learn as much as possible about your surroundings and how to survive an navigate your way around. Another is to spend […]


Winning on all levels

The Scouting Movement is alive and well and Strubensvalley has its very own Group. Although the numbers in the Group are small – totalling four Cubs and six Scouts – it is a very lively and dedicated Group. Under the guidance of Group Scouter John Bolterman the Group has managed to remain active and has […]