Venturer Calendar: 2018 Q4 [DRAFT]

calendarVenturer Program : Q4 2018 [DRAFT]
Venturer Calendar.

** NOTES UPDATED 2018-Oct-26 09:48am**

A first draft of the 2018 Q4 Program. Please post your comments and suggestions down below.
For a list of Courses & Visits refer to Scouts Victoria’s Venturers Courses and Visits page.


Term 4 [DRAFT]
πŸ—“ School Holidays: 22nd September – 07th October
🚀 19th – 21st Sep BARCOM Advance Party

🚀 21th – 29th Sep BARCOM X1 2018

❄️ 21th – 29th Sep Snow Venture Trip 2

🚀 29th – 07th Oct BARCOM X2 2018

πŸ“Œ 09th Oct (TUE) First Night Back (mapping)

⚜️ 12th Oct (FRI) District ARAP : Epping Scout Hall

⚜️ 15th Oct (MON) – Yarra Batman Zone Venturer Council, Rosanna District Scout Hall

πŸ“Œ 16th Oct (TUE) Suburban Adventure Racing, Doncaster East

πŸ“Œ 23th Oct (TUE) Unit in Council

⚜️ 27th Oct (SAT) Queen’s Guides, Queen’s Scout, Baden-Powell Awards and Adult Recognition Awards – Government House

πŸ“Œ 30th Oct (TUE) Foreign Language Karaoke Night

πŸ“Œ 06th Nov (TUE) Platypus Project

πŸ“Œ 14th Nov (WED) Lawn Bowls, combined Units night [Ben]

⚜️ 15th Nov (THU) – Yarra Batman Zone Venturer Council

πŸ“Œ 20th Nov (TUE) Westerfolds Mystery Night [Leaders]

πŸ“Œ 27th Nov (TUE) Izzy’s Investiture

πŸ•οΈ 30th Nov – 02nd Dec – Vic Gathering

πŸ“Œ 04th Dec (TUE)

πŸ“Œ 11th Dec (TUE)

⚜️ 17th Dec (MON) – Yarra Batman Zone Venturer Council

πŸ—“ School Holidays: 22nd December – 29th January 2019

πŸ”₯ 31st Dec 2018 – 11th Jan 2019 : Illuminate 2019 – 14th New Zealand Venture

Term 1 [DRAFT]

πŸ•οΈ 22nd – 24th Feb 2019 : Anything Goes

πŸ•οΈ 19th -22nd Apr 2019 : Hoadley Hide – Mission to Mars


This Week 2018-SEP-18 – Clifton Hill Macca’s picnic on the train

Clifton hill maccas picnic on the train. Please look at photo and respond or death may follow! Bring ideas for next term.
— Ben

MEETING START: 7:05 pm – Meet at Eltham Station
7:20pm Leave Eltham Station
7:54pm Arrive Clifton Hill
8:00pm Mc D’s Clifton Hill
8:39pm Leave Clifton Hill
9:12pm Arrive Eltham Station
Organised by: Ben E

Please bring your Miki – also bring picnic equipment and food to share.
Please RSVP on Facebook page – if you forget, you are doomed!

ZONE VENTURER COUNCIL – Thursday, 20th Sep 2018

ZVC Yarra Batman Zone Venturer Council

The next Yarra Batman Zone Venturer Council meeting is on Thursday, 20th Sep 2018 @ 7.30pm.
Check below for the updated meeting theme and details.
Draft Minutes of the August 2018 meeting have been posted on Unit in Council FB page & DropBox.

STOP PRESS: Just Announced — Notice of Venue

Theme : ?

Venue: 1st Diamond Creek Scout Hall
Challenger Street, Diamond Creek, Melway Map 11 K7

Times: 7.30 pm START

AGENDA: Sample agendas are available to assist the chair to prepare for the September ZVC meeting. Adult leaders are available before and during the ZVC meeting, to assist the chair.

VENTURER AWARD SCHEME: A Venturer who attends 3+ meetings of ZVC over a period of 3-6 months may be able be to apply their participation (before, during and after ZVC meetings) in the Venturer Award Scheme. (If interested, please discuss your options with Jerome Winston and/or with your Unit Council.)

Roster for 2018: Zone Venturer Council Chair
(From 2018-08 minutes)

MONTH CHAIR Odd or Even Month Meeting Night
September 1st Diamond Creek Odd Thursday 20 September
October TBC 1st Eltham / 2nd Eltham (Collective) Even Monday 15 October
November TBC Odd Thursday 15 November
December Diamond Creek (Collective) including Watsonia Even Monday 17 December
February 2019 tbc Even Monday 18 February

2018-Aug-21 Unit In Council

Unit Council MEETING START: 7:30 pm
LOCATION: Scout Hall
Organised by: Ben

Venturer Units are run by a group of elected youth members who along with the Venturer Leaders form the Unit Council. Ideally the Unit Council meets once a month and Unit Council positions are elected every 12 months. The Unit Council members are: Unit Chairman, Deputy Unit Chairman, Unit Secretary, Unit Treasurer, Unit Equipment Officer (Quartermaster) and Unit Log Book Officer.

1.0 Minutes of Last Meeting
2.0 Business Arising from Minutes
3.0 Correspondence In
4.0 Correspondence Out
5.0 Health & Safety
6.0 Leaders Report
7.0 Financial Report
8.0 District Report
9.0 Awards / Proposals / Completions (Bring along your planning)
Please use the Badge Activity Statement v1.0 [PDF] form when submitting a badge work proposal to the Unit Council.
10.0 New Business
11.0 Term Program – Term 4, 2018
12.0 Next Meeting