Cub Scout Programs

Here you will find programs, activities and other resources that will help you get the most out of this years theme for your Pack. 

Click on the links below to download programs or resources.

Cub Scout Programs

Cubs in the Air Program

Discover it - Air Program

1,2,3 Take Off


Program from K. Lim - Badimara Scout Group (ACT)
Does it Fly?  (Magnus Effect)

From 'Barloo' Cleveland Cub Unit (Qld)

Wombat 'Foam Tray' Glider Plane

From Jonathan = 2nd Colac Sea Cub Unit (Vic)

Flight Program

Birds of the Jungle Program

Helicopter Visit Program

Bees Program


From Chrissy 'Flamingo' Johnson - Gordon Park Cub Scout Unit (Qld)

Sir Charles Edward Kingsford Smith, MC, AFC (9 February 1897 – 8 November 1935), often called by his nickname Smithy, was an early Australian aviator.
In 1928, he made the first transpacific flight from the United States to Australia. He also made the first non-stop crossing of the Australian mainland, the first flights between Australia and New Zealand, and the first eastward Pacific crossing from Australia to the United States

Kingsford Smith Memorial Visit Booklet

Kingsford Smith Memorial Visit Booklet (with answers)

Kite Designs

Bird Kite

Butterfly Kite

Dragonfly Kite

Owl Kite

Sugar Glider Kite

Make a Balloon/CD Hovercraft

Click this link - Hovercraft

 

Worlds Biggest Paper Plane Competition for Schools.

For Australian and International school students, we are running the 2020 STANSW YOUNG SCIENTIST PAPER PLANE CHALLENGE and a VIDEO of your throw must be uploaded with your entry by midnight FRIDAY 28TH AUGUST 2020

Go to http://www.paperplanes.youngscientist.com.au/ to find out more and how your Cubs can get involved.

Cub Program Resources

South Penrith Scouts (NSW) at IFLY
Scouts take on iFLY tunnel to earn science badge. South Penrith Scouts have soared high for science at IFLY. The 32-strong troop flew in the centre’s wind tunnel to win science proficiency badges.

This activity is perfect for Special Interest Area - STEM or pick a Challenge Area.

Check out IFLY for indoor skydiving

https://www.iflyworld.com.au/

Virtual Aircraft Museum
The Virtual Aircraft Museum is a leading source of highly detailed aircraft models available for viewing in the convenience of your armchair.
Museum of Flight
Access the cockpits and interiors of our aircraft at your leisure. These 3D self-guided virtual tours were created by scanning the interior of the Museum's aircraft using the Matterport 3D Camera.
Origami Paper Plane Designs
This site has lots of designs for you to try and tells you Airtime, Speed, Distance and Stunts!
https://www.origamiway.com/easy-paper-airplanes.shtml
History of Hot Air Ballooning
https://www.brisbanehotairballooning.com.au/history-of-hot-air-balloons/