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Shailer Park Scout Group Fees

Member Joining Fees are made up of two parts. 1) Association Fee, and 2) Group Fee:

  1. Association Fee – supports state, federal, global admin and wonderful facilities everwhere.
    Scouts Australia (Queensland Branch) requires that this annual association fee is collected by Shailer Park Group.

  2. Group Fee – Keeps the Scout Hall going, maintains equipment like camping, canoes.
    60% of the term fees are used towards 'group' costs such as rates, electricity, leader training, etc.
    40% of the term fees are used by the 'section' towards activities, badges, etc.

1. Association Fee: the scouting year is from 1 April to 31 March, fees in the first year vary depending on when a new member joins the group. For 2013:

January

February

March

April

May

June

$172.00

$172.00

$172.00

$170.00

$162.00

$154.00

July

August

Sept

October

Nov

Dec

$145.00

$137.00

$128.00

$120.00

$112.00

$104.00