Sunday, April 22, 2012

Upcoming Courses/Events

Dear All,

Please take note of the below courses/events that are opened for registration.


Pre-requisite     :               Able to swim 50 metres confidently.

Part 1 (Half Day Theory)

Date                      :               (Sat) 26 May 2012
Time                      :               9.30am – 1.00pm
Venue                    :               National Sailing Centre, 1500 East Coast             Parkway S(468963)
Attire                      :               PT attire (Includes Badge, Certificate,   2meals during Practical)
Fee                        :               $10.00
Capacity               :               80 Scouts
Closing Date        :               (Sat) 28 Apr 2012Things to bring      :               Extra Clothing, Toiletries, Old Shoes/Booties

Part 2 (2 Days Practical)

Render of 2 days service for the following dates:-

1) 16-20 June 2012           Singapore Optimist Open Championship   2) 25-26 August 2012        Pesta Sukan Regatta
This course is opened to all scouts, interested parties please give your name to SPL Nicole Sim by 27th April 2012.

2.) East Area Orienteering Challenge 2012

Date: 7 June 2012 (Thursday)
Time: 0830-1800 hrs
Venue: Chung Cheng High School (Main)
Attire: PT Kit
Team Size: 5  Scouts Per Team

This challenge is only opened to Sec 2s and 3s who have completed their scout standard. Each team MUST consists of AT LEAST 3 FIRST AID CERTIFIED SCOUTS. As each school is only able to send 1 team, interested participants please form up your own team and submit your names to ASPL Shaun Wah by 27th April 2012, it will be on a first come first basis. 

3.) Tampines Overseas Expedition – Loola, Indonesia 


Pre-Trip Briefing:
Date:  26th May 2012 and 2nd June 2012
Time:  1300 – 1800 hours
Venue:  To be announced at a later date

Overseas Expedition – Loola, Indonesia:
Date: 9th – 12th June 2012
Location:  Indonesia
Eligibility:  Scouts (Boys and Girls) 14 - 17 years old; Ventures and Rovers may apply as 
committee staff.
Highlights:  Boat Expedition with Boom Netting, High Elements (Flying Fox, Skywalk, Tree Climbing, Obstacle Games), Tidal Walk, Beach Games
Fees:  S$350
Closing Date: 19th May 2012

It have been discussed by that interested parties are able to use their edusave to pay for PART OF THE TRIP FEES. It is highly encouraged for all of you to take part in this overseas expedition. Firstly, the fees is not expensive. Secondly, it is a district OVERSEAS TRIP which does not happens every year. Lastly, it is organised by our very own AGSL MR Justin Ng. For those who are still interested in signing up, please give your names to ASPL Shaun Wah by 27th April 2012.

Respective ASPLs / SPLs, please submit the names of interested participants for the above mentioned event VIA email to me latest by 27th April 2012 2350hrs. 

Reminder to PLC members, please encourage your patrol members to actively participate in such courses/events!

I hope to see more active participation from the sec1s and 2s, this 2 years is the best time of your whole 4 years in East Spring to go for such events before you are really busy with academics and other commitments, so do not waste your chances!

Marcus Tan
Oneida Scout Group  

Wednesday, April 18, 2012

Standing Down of CCAs Until further Notice

Dear All,

As you know that the 1st Semester Exams are round the corner, all CCA activities have been put on hold until further notice. Instead, please use the time wisely for your preparation of the Exams.
Study Well & Good Luck for your Exams.

Lau Rong Xian
Troop Leader/Senior Patrol Leader
Oneida Scout Unit

Tuesday, April 10, 2012


Dear all,

There will be a Combined UG Muster Parade tomorrow, everyone is required to bring along their Full Scout Uniform with beret. Please be punctual for tomorrow's Scout Meeting.

For those that are going for 2012 PLTC, please remember to bring along your PLTC form and submit it to me by tomorrow, no extension given. Punishment will be dealt to those that do not bring their forms.

Lau Rong Xian
Senior Patrol Leader
Oneida Scout Unit

Thursday, April 5, 2012

Dear all,

I am pleased to inform you that there will be a Tampines Expedition Trip to Loola, Indonesia, interested parties please inform your PLs of your interest. Details are as such:

Details are as below:
Pre-Trip Briefing:

Time: 1300 – 1800 hours
Venue: To be announced at a later date

Overseas Expedition – Loola, Indonesia:

Location: Indonesia
Eligibility: Scouts (Boys and Girls) 14 - 17 years old; Ventures and Rovers may apply as committee staff.
Highlight: Boat Expedition with Boom Netting
High Elements (Flying Fox, Skywalk, Tree Climbing, Obstacle Games) Tidal Walk, Beach Games
Fees: S$350.00

Trip Size: Maximum 100 participants. Registration will be based on first-come-first served basis.

As this trip's registration is on a first cone first serve basis, please inform your PLs fast of your interest, while places last!

Lau Rong Xian
Senior Patrol Leader
Oneida Scout Unit