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Welcome to Kelburn Scout Group!

Located in Wellington’s Botanic gardens the Kelburn Scout Group was founded in 1909 and is one of the oldest scout groups in New Zealand.

We currently run three youth sections: Keas, Cubs and Scouts.

Scouts meets on Monday nights from 6:30pm to 8:30pm.

Cubs meets on Wednesday nights from 6:00pm to 7:30pm.

Keas meets on Thursday nights from 5:30pm to 6:30pm.

Josh Tabor awarded scouting Medal of Merit

1st Kelburn scout leader Josh Tabor has been awarded a Medal of Merit as part of the Founder’s Day celebrations. Medals of Merits are awarded to adult leaders who have made an outstanding contribution to scouting, generally for a period of more than ten years.

As well as being a 1st Kelburn leader, Josh is also the CEO of Scouting NZ. Prior to that he was the Group Leader of 1st Kelburn Scouts, a leader at Waikanae Scout Group, and a leader at 1st Karori Scout Group.