Archive | November, 2008

Scouts Kayak Night – Nov 08

Cam C chillin’

Kathryn heading in

Damo enjoying himself

Cam B and Jordan – time to relax

Wrapping with a BBQ

The sun setting on a great night.

Small Bore Shooting – November 2008

30 older Scouts, leaders and parents headed down to the Sutherland Small Bore Rifle club to experience some competition shooting with .22 rifles under the strictest of range rules. Results were:

Nathan L – 1st Scout in sitting position 188 pts

Alex – 1st Scout in prone position

Lee Ann Bacon – 1st Adult in prone position

Dingo – 1st Adult in sitting position

Our scouts and leaders practising their marksmanship

Damo, Justin, Dunc, Chris B and Mitch testing their skills

The 1st Caringbah Shooting Gang

Vivien scored 187 pts from 200 in the “bench shooting” to come 2nd.

The targets were 25 meters away

Lachy and Hawk both proved to be sharp shooters

Leader Awards – November 2008

We are very proud to announce that both Scott “Hawk” Roberts and David “Dingo” Hughes have been recognised with “Good Service” awards at a recent region presentation at Hurstville Civic Theatre. BRAVO.

Hawk and Dingo’s Good Service being recognised

Bush Camp in Newnes – Nov 08

What an excellent camp, abseiling, glow worm cave hike, night commando wide game (along with radio imposters 🙂 ), fire lighting, some amazing camp cooking and a HUGE campfire.

Cammed up ready for a night wide game (no torches allowed)

Our site at Newnes

Opening Parade

Cammed up ready for a night wide game (no torches allowed)

Cam B and Jordon contemplating the stunning view during the bush walk

1st Caringbah Group at the mouth of the Newnes tunnel

Mouth of the Newnes Tunnel

Cam B cooling down after the bush walk.

Lachy R enjoying the abseil experience.

Jordon bouncing down the abseil wall – great commitment

Amy getting some hot abseiling tips

Kolo, Holly and Kara dressed up for dinner.

Roo spotted on the bush walk