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Benowie Pioneer Construction Course 

2022-08-26 @ 7:00 PM 2022-08-28 @ 3:00 PM

Friday 26 August – 7pm to 9.30pm

Saturday 27 August – 8am to 4pm

Sunday 28 August – 8am to 3pm
Course fee $30

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Normanhurst Scout Hall, Harris Rd, Normanhurst

All participants must be proficient in BASIC KNOTS AND HITCHES – reef knot, sheet bend, clove hitch, rolling hitch. Knowledge of more, and basic lashings would assist – square, sheer and round lashings.

Attending this course is a great opportunity to achieve most of Bushcraft Pioneering stage 4, 5 or 6 in one weekend, depending on your prior achievements and goals for this course.

  • Uniform is to be worn on Friday Night, casual; clothes and scarf only for Saturday and Sunday.
  • Please bring a water bottle, mug/cup and your own lunch for Saturday and Sunday.
  • No food will be provided, please bring your own lunch and morning/afternoon tea.
  • Please bring GARDENING GLOVES to protect your hands from splinters on Sunday as you will be working with wooden poles.
  • Bring and apply sunscreen on Saturday and Sunday for outdoor activities.
  • Look at the requirements for each stage and come READY to tell us what stage you will be working at.

Yours in Scouting

Peter “Noddy” Quirke

Mary “Sueme” Page

David “Freddo” Sutton    david.sutton@nsw.scouts.com.au

Benowie District Scout Leaders