Connections, community, fun and friendship
The Australian Girl Guide Jamboree brought together Girl Guides and adults from around Australia for a 7-day camp at stunning Victoria Park, to experience connections to country, community and each other. Guides participated in a range of daily activities culminating in a dance party, campfire and bush dancing. The event was designed to foster personal development, lifelong friendships and special memories for all involved.
AT A GLANCE
Victoria Park + Lake Wendouree
7 day camp
1,000 girl guides and 450 adults attended
- Lake Wendouree used for water activities
- Attendees came from around Australia
- More than 20% came from outside Ballarat
- Local suppliers delivered all services, facilities and food
Kani-Karrung Australian Girl Guide Jamboree says:
Throughout the organisation stage and during the event, the City of Ballarat provided us with ongoing support.
They provided guidance to ensure we received the right permits and connected us with local emergency services. We were delighted with the quality and range of services and suppliers available in Ballarat the team from the City of Ballarat were able to connect us with.
Our event achieved all its aims to bring Girl Guides together and provide a week of fun, friendship and adventure. Ballarat allowed us to run an incredibly successful event.
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