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We’ve found 548 activities:
A fable for your Promise
Explore the different parts of your Promise by acting out some of Aesop's fables.
A flair for hot air
Find out how hot air balloons work by crafting your own and watching it fly up, up and away.
A knotty challenge
Improve your knot-tying skills and work as a team to find treasure.
A question of sport
Test your memory skills in this sport naming game. Could you become a sports enthusiast?
A race through time
See where you fit into the history of the worldwide Scouts family in this fast-paced history game.
A safe bridge
Explore the theme of homelessness and why people could become homeless, in this interactive bridge building activity.
Access all areas
Explore your meeting place to see just how accessible it really is for people who are (physically) disabled.
Take it in turns to give your friends a demo of your favourite sport. What will you choose?
Air museum explore and draw
Explore and draw your way around an air museum to learn more about aircraft.
Aircraft picture posters
Get crafty with aircraft pictures and make your own poster.
Airfield hazard game
Stay safe at an airfield by navigating the hazards in this fast-paced game.
All aboard the train game
How do you stay safe at a level crossing? Find out, then get on board the train game to test your knowledge.
All tied up
Scarves around your wrists attach you to your teammates. Can you still complete a series of tasks?
A-maze-ing marble mazes
Work together to make a maze, then guide a marble through it using the points of the compass to direct each other.
An in-tents year
Get creative and make a colourful calendar to show off your best photos.
And the award goes to...
A fast-paced race introduces the Chief Scout’s Bronze Award.
Keep a diary as you care for an animal. It’s up to you whether it’s a pet, a wild animal, or even a farm animal.
Plan how you’ll become an animal friend and take care of an animal for four weeks. Which animal needs your help?
Get creative and use your acting (and directing) skills as you learn how to care for the animals you may find nearby.
Can you follow your partner’s instructions to recreate their work of art without peeking?
Art gallery scavenger hunt
Visit an art gallery, and work as a team to hunt down pieces of art. Can you find them all?
3 hrs 20
Learn how to make a fire for backwoods cooking by creating a ‘star fire’ on top of a biscuit.
1 hr 10
Badge bingo bonanza
Work together to discover the different badges and awards Beaver Scouts can earn with this brilliant bingo game.
Badge bucket list
Sixers lead a Pack forum where Cubs can talk about (and vote for) the badges they want to achieve.