24th World Scout Jamboree 2019

Calling all Scouts and Scouters!


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    WHAT: The 24th World Scout Jamboree in West Virginia, USA. Camp with over 60 000 scouts from around the world whilst experiencing a full and exciting programme.

  • WHO: Scouts born between 22 July 2001 and 21 July 2005 and adult leaders born before 22 July 2001.
  • WHEN: 22 July – 2 August 2019 plus a pre- or post-tour of five days to a week (dates of tour tba).
  • COST: Estimated cost of R60 000,00 pp, which includes all food, accommodation, transport, the pre- or post-tour and camp uniform. Price subject to currency fluctuations. To help reduce costs SCOUTS SA will probably be seeking a R10 000,00 deposit payable by end November 2017.
  • PREP: Scouts younger than 15 will require at least their Adventurer and Scouts older than 15 will require at least their First Class. Scouters who want to apply to help run a Jamboree Troop will require a scout warrant or (preferably) a scout woodbadge and experience running a troop. So get working!!!
  • MORE INFO: Will be sent out in before mid-2017, including application forms. In the interim visit http://2019wsj.org/ and follow us on Facebook at to keep abreast of the latest developments!

The 24th WSJ 2019 Contingent Manager for SCOUTS South Africa is: Mr Gerard Evans. To contact the contingent team email: jamboree@scouts.org.za