The CD Barnes Award - His Story

Colin Barnes and his pals were attracted to and practiced the ideas and ideals of Scouting before the Boy Scout Movement was formed. As soon as they discovered the existence of BP’s movement they formed themselves into a ‘Monkey’ Patrol which became the nucleus of 1st Muizenberg when it was formed in September, 1909. He later became Patrol Leader, King’s Scout, Rover, Assistant Scoutmaster and Scout master with the 1st Muizenberg Scout Troop. As such, the C.D. Barnes award was created by his successors to honour the man responsible for the beginnings of 1st Muizenberg Sea Scout Group. The C.D. Barnes award is annually awarded to a Scout or Scouter for Character, Perseverance and putting into

The Quarterdeck - 2nd Quarter 2018

It's finally here! The second edition of this year's Quarterdeck magazine is now available for your reading pleasure: Read on to find out more about the fantastic 2nd Quarter we had at 1st Muizenberg. If you would like to submit an article, a funny anecdote or even a drawing you are proud of, please do let us know. We love to hear all about our Scouting Family. Enjoy!

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