Cub Trips & Activities

Here is a list of our recent cub trips and activities

Glow Worm Tunnel Adventure – Sep 2018

I wish I was a glow worm A glow worm’s never glum For how can you be grumpy, When the sun shines out your bum? The Cubs were also pretty happy about the weekend trip to the Glow Worm Tunnel Read More …

Cubs visit the Scout Heritage Centre – Aug 2018

The Cubs are excited about their visit to the Scout Heritage Centre at Sydney Olympic Park. Run by experienced and enthusiastic Scout Activity Leaders, and near a fantastic playground, it promised to be a fun and educational day. We started with Read More …

Australian Scout Medallion Project – Aug 2018

On Sunday 5th August, Tom L, our Australian Scout Medallion candidate organised and documented the planning of a brilliant project for his award requirements. It included all sections of 2nd Gordon’s group including Cubs, Scouts, Venturers and Rovers in canoes Read More …

Cubs explore Middle Harbour Creek – Mar 18

The Cubs were looking forward to the first bushwalk of 2018… so the forecast of some scattered showers wasn’t going to dampen their enthusiasm (I’m not entirely sure if that pun was intended!). A “few showers” ended up being fairly Read More …

Cubs Regional Soccer Competition – Dec 2017

The 2nd Gordon Cubs participated in the regional “World Cub Soccer” competition on Monday evening, fielding a team against local Cub groups including 1st Gordon, 1st Turramurra and West Pymble. We were undefeated in the competition, which was a great Read More …

Cubs Weekend Camp at Baden Powell – Nov 2017

After months (or at least weeks!) of planning, we’re off to the Baden Powell Scout Centre for a 3-day/2 night Cub camp on 17-19 November. We’ve got nearly all the Cubs (17 in total) participating, with an action-packed weekend of Read More …

Five new Cubs invested into 2G – Nov 2017

Congratulations to our five new Cubs, invested at our Cubs Camp at Baden Powell Scout Camp over the weekend. Congratulations and welcome to 2nd Gordon… Emilie F. Marlon D. Grace P. Martin C. Isabelle C. Congratulations from the Cub leaders Read More …

Cubs Weekend Coastal Walk – “Compass” Sep 2017

2nd Gordon Cubs go on a coastal walk. Read more about it in the September issue Sydney North Scouts region newsletter, “Compass”. Refer to page 20. http://sydneynorthscouts.com/files/region/Compass%20September%202017.pdf

Cubs linking to Scouts farewell – May 2017

Congratulations to Jack R, Matthew L, Aiden K, and Will S who had their last night with Cubs this month and have linked up to our Scouts section. Their send off included a creative challenge course (built by one of Read More …

3 new Cubs invested into 2G – May 2017

Congratulations to Jade D, Luke D, and Will G-J who were invested into 2nd Gordon Cub Pack this week at a special pack ceremony alongside Middle Harbour. We also had 5 parents come along to be a part of our Read More …

Spanish Cubs Visitors May 2017

2nd Gordon Cubs started off Term 2 with two special (Cub) Scout visitors from Madrid Spain, Carla and Charlie. Carla presented a scarf from their home Scout group as part of their custom when visiting another international group. Welcome to Read More …

2nd Gordon Cubs parade Pets Mar 2017

The 2nd Gordon Cub Scout pack had their first pet parade in many years, mostly cool-canines, accompanied by a coy-cat feeling outnumbered and two very beguiled-Guinea-Pigs! Cubs also earned their Level 1 Pets achievement badges, with four Cubs earning their Level Read More …

Cubs BLAST off Term 1 with Water Rockets Feb 2017

Cub Scouts were able to enjoy a toned down version of a traditional 2nd Gordon Scout section activity with water rockets. Our theme this term is to enjoy the outdoors while we still have daylight saving. These rockets have a Read More …

New Leaders invested to 2G group Jan 2017

Congratulations to both of our newest leaders, Connor Holmes (Scout Leader – far left in pic) and Tanya Fiedler (Cubs leader in final training – centre of pic). Both are professionals/executives who have already committed much of their time towards the Read More …

Last Cubs Meeting for the Year Dec 2016

We had a triple-fun send off for 2016 including a 90 minute packed night including water shooters (where leaders found themselves targets…), ice-blocking grass sleds, followed by a Kris Kringle/Secret Santa, and along with cupcakes. The weather was sunny and a Read More …

Another Successful XMAS Tree Sale Dec 2016

2nd Gordon Scout Group had fantastic help from scouting families to sell Christmas trees at our annual sale we have run for many years. So, thanks to parents, leaders, and committee members for making another very successful Christmas tree sale Read More …

End of Year Scouts, Cubs, and Families BBQ Dec 2016

Thanks to Cubs, Scouts, Leaders, and families for getting together to celebrate the end of year with a combined BBQ at the Bicentennial Park. We all enjoyed an alfresco sausage sizzle and a scavenger hunt for the kids. A few Read More …

Cubs visit local Fire Station Nov 2016

On 28 November 2016, Cubs were treated to a unique insight of an operational fire station at Gordon. This is our group’s closest fire station which is also an emergency rescue unit. As part of the Scouting movement, Cubs also Read More …

Cub Pack fun at Camp Windeyer Nov 2016

We had nearly all of our Cubs at our Spring getaway to Camp Windeyer in Galston NSW during the weekend of 19-21 November 2016 – a wonderful turnout and participation. The weather was near perfect at this idyllic location. We Read More …

Three new Cubs invested to 2nd Gordon Nov 2016

Congratulations to Will S, Amalia F, and Isabella F, 2nd Gordon’s newest Cub Scouts. Investiture took place on the 20th November 2016 at Camp Windeyer, alongside Still Creek in Galston NSW. Welcome to the Cub pack and the leaders look Read More …