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What’s it like being a UNICEF Australia Young Ambassador?

UNICEF Australia Young Ambassadors speak up for children, and help the world to listen to them. Just ask 17-year-old Eva. She’s spent the past year honing her speaking and listening […]

Speaking up for Young People: Meet Tessa

Tessa is a 23-year-old Olave from Moe in regional Victoria. She is a youth advocate and a disability advocate. She’s also a member of the 2019 Victorian Youth Congress – an advisory committee […]

Speaking up for Young People: Meet Lily

Lily is a passionate advocate and a Girl Guide from Bacchus Marsh in regional Victoria. At just 15, she’s also one of the youngest people to be accepted into the […]

Photo Album: 50 Years of Camping!

Girl Guides from across the Wimmera Region celebrated 50 years of the camping at Arura last weekend! The girls tested out their camping skills, worked hard putting up tents and […]

Photo Album: Guides in the Sky

The Dragonfly Drone Guides are a new team of Girl Guide volunteers who are passionate about teaching Guides how to program and fly drones. They recently held their first ever […]

Guides Take to the Skies with Drones

Is it a bird? Is it a plane? No, it’s a drone, and it’s being flown by a Girl Guide! A drone is a remotely piloted, aerial vehicle that can be […]

Super Daughter Day

Girl Guides recently attended a wonderful day of science experiments called Super Daughter Day at the Advanced Technologies Centre at Swinburne University. Work 180 organised the event in honour of […]

#BalanceForBetter: Recognising the Achievements of Women and Girls

The 2019 International Women’s Day theme for calls for a more gender balanced world. #BalanceForBetter encapsulates one of the basic underpinnings of the Girl Guides program: that when girls and […]

FLYing High: How Girl Guides Creates Amazing Female Leaders

My name is Eva. I am passionate about gender equality and allowing girls to have opportunities to be amazing leaders. Too often girls are written off and their confidence is […]

Join the Guide Cheer Squad at Birdman!

Somewhere in Monash District right now, some Guides are putting the finishing touches on a Sky Canoe. The ‘Skanoe’ isn’t meant to fly, so much as fall majestically into the […]