Valuing Communities & the Environment
Speaking Engagements and Work shop Presentations
4th October 2012 - Scripture Union Camp
CrossTrek attended the week long Scripture Union "Maryborough Madness Camp" held at the Aldershot Scout Camp Grounds. While there CrossTrek ran archery sessions for the 36 campers over a period of 4.5 hours.
29th September 2012 - Wesleyan Church Maryborough
CrossTrek ran an archery session for 36 participants at the Maryborough Wesleyan Church District Conference.
27th September 2012 - Mt Walsh
4 boys joined CrossTrek on a daylong Expedition into the Mt Walsh National Park, Biggenden QLD. The lads had to carry all their own supplies and equipment for the 7 hour journey. A great experience and a challenging hike.
14th September 2012 - AWOL
CrossTrek ran a "Come and Try" session for the new AWOL - Adventure Walkabout Outdoor Leadership program for young indigenous boys. 14 participants gave 100% effort with each and every challenge, having an awesome time at the Aldershot Scout Grounds.
July 2012 - Doomadgee, Gulf of Carpentaria QLD
CrossTrek Archery Session with Indigenous Youth in Doomadgee. The Gilbert River formed the backdrop for a great session in a remote corner of Queenslands Gulf Savannah Country.
July 2012 - AWOL Program Launch
AWOL- Adventure Walkabout Outdoor Leadership. AWOL is a unique adventure based leadership program for boys in years 6 & 7. AWOL is in partnership with CrossTrek and Kahwun Wooga ATSI. This program is also being supported by Fraser District Scouts, Outdoor Adventure Gear Maryborough and Riverside Christian College.
3rd May 2012 - Indigenous Youth Leadership
Burunga-m Gambay Project at the USQ Hervey Bay. CrossTrek was invited to make a presentation at the Burunga-m Gambay Project about it's upcoming program AWOL: Adventure Walkabout Outdoor Leadership. An Indigenous Adventure Based Leadership Program.
19th April: Riverside Christian College
Since beginning term 3 ,2011 the YouthTrek@Riverside program has grown from 6 participants to close to 40 students participating each week! This includes nearly 20 year 9 Girls who have taken up the YouthTrek Challenge.
you can now download CrossTrek Program forms from the website. Check out the Resources Page.
16 to 18th March - Scout Camp
CrossTrek helped facilitate Fraser District Scout camp at Aldershot Camp site. Adventure/Challenge/Emergency Camp. It was really wet and heaps of FUN!
7th March 2012 - USQ Hervey Bay
CrossTrek and Scouts gave a presentation to USQ HPE Student Teachers on Adventure Based Programming and Outdoor Education.