There is an annual subscription fee to cover expenses incurred through maintaining the Scout hall and equipment, training leaders and out of pocket expenses for materials used in running the program. It also covers the fees payable to Scouts Victoria and Boroondara District for each member and leader. The current subscriptions appear in the table below. Subscriptions are due in June each year for the coming year, and our Group hosts a family barbecue around
August each year, giving you the opportunity to meet the Leaders and Group
Committee and receive the financial statements/annual report.
|1st Child (Cub, Scout, Venturer)||$275|
|2nd Child and subsequent children||$225|
|Children of Uniformed Leaders||$195|
|Cleaning Levy (per family)||$60|
Those members joining after the are to pay a pro rata subscription amount: ¾ of annual fee if joining between 1st October and 31st December; ½ of annual fee if joining between 1st January and 31st March; and ¼ of annual fee if joining between 1st April and 30th June. Members leaving the Scout Movement at any time throughout the year will not have any subscriptions refunded, however members transferring to another Scout Group outside Boroondara District can request part of the subscription paid to our Group to be transferred to the new Scout Group.