Special Interest Badges

Joey Section – Special Interest Badges
Mob-Hop-ChallengeNSW State Mob Hop Challenge

All Mobs in GWS have been nominated to no need to complete the Registration Form.

Other Region please contact your RCJS.

Interstate please contact the NSW SCJS

Trek About Badge - Green
Joey Scouts Trek About


Hands Across The Water
Program Information
National Joey Scouts Campfire 2011
Info and Order Form
I believe that there are still left, but they do have 2011 on them.


Multi Section – Special Interest Badges

Their Service Our Heritage

To encourage more youth in understanding the meaning of ANZAC as part of our national heritage and to ensure an ongoing awareness and understanding of the commitment of the men and women of our armed forces – past and present.

Harmony Day – 21st March

Harmony Day is held on 21 March. It’s about celebrating our cultural diversity, community participation, inclusiveness and respect. Everyone belongs!


McHappy DayIn the Middle of November every year, we support McDonald’s McHappy Day to raise money for the Ronald McDonald House Charities. Note that Joeys may attend to be part of activities, but may not do any collection work.Scouts Australia – McHappy Day

Jamboree on the Trail

Jamboree On The Trail is an annual day for the World Scout Movement to hike together. All Scouts, whatever their age and wherever they may be in the world, are invited to participate in whatever way they can.

JOTT is held on the second Saturday in May each year

World Environment Badge
Blue Cord

Follow the under 11 guidelines and complete the tasks as a Mob. Please make sure that it is a harder badge to achieve than the environment challenge badge as it is aimed more at Cubs.


Scouts in Action Week
Scout in Action week first started in 2010 and is a week of community based activities based on a theme.

  • 2010 – First Aid
    (26-30th April 2010)
  • 2011 – Disability Awareness
    (22-28th August 2011)

Scouts in Action – Website