On Saturday the 1st August 2015 Geoff 'Quarks' Ward was presented with the Baden-Powell award - the highest Scouting award available to Youth in Australia.
The award was presented at Government House by His Excellency General The Honourable David Hurley, Governor of New South Wales, as Chief Scout for New South Wales.
Quarks is now a Rover with the 1st Epping Crew but still wears the 1st East Ryde Scarf. Well done on this great achievement!
A special presentation will be made by the 1st Easy Ryde group at the all-sections fun day this coming weekend.
Further details of the Baden-Powell Scout Award can be found here: http://www.rovers.com.au/awards/baden-powell-award