Sydney North Region Scouts Office

The Region office provides services for members, help with major activities, courses, and registration, and is a general contact point for the Region.

2 Ellis Street
Chatswood NSW 2067

Telephone (02) 9411 4088
Facsimile (02) 9411 4371

NOTE: Following the COVID lockdown period, our office at Chatswood is open on Mondays, Tuesdays, and Thursdays, with staff working from home on other days. Please contact them via the above email address.

Office hours: Monday – Friday, 9.00am – 4.30pm (closed 12noon – 1.00pm)

Region Team:

Kerry Griffin
Region Commissioner

Quentin Amos
Deputy Region Commissioner – Administration

Charles Turner
Deputy Region Commissioner – Youth Program


Sydney North Region Scouts is broken up into seven districts. They are Benowie, Garigal, Ku-ring-gai, Lower North Shore, Moocoboolah, Northern Beaches, and Turrumburra. Each District has a District Commissioner who is the contact point on the Region team for formation leaders.

BenowieAlan Todd    District Commissioner
GarigalTom Miles    District Commissioner
Ku-ring-gaiGeoff Vaughan   District Commissioner
Lower North Shore  Steve Tufts    District Commissioner
MoocooboolahCameron Jessep     District Commissioner
Northern BeachesPhillip Donald    District Commissioner
TurrumburraBelinda Butcher    District Commissioner


JoeysDean Bassett     Regional Commissioner – Joeys
CubsCassie Donald    Regional Commissioner – Cubs
ScoutsMitchell Rath   Regional Commissioner – Scouts
more Scout Section contacts…
VenturersLiam Painter   Regional Commissioner – Venturers
RoversNick Buchner    Regional Commissioner – Rovers
more Rover section contacts…


ActivitiesWes Leverton    Regional Commissioner – Activities
Adult Training & DevelopmentSteve James    Regional Commissioner – Adult Training
Member SupportFaye Bowers    Regional Commissioner – Member Support
Workplace Health & SafetyWayne Finch      Regional Commissioner – WHS