Bronze Boomerang.

This Badge is for 8 year olds. To earn this a Cub must have a fundamental understanding of:
  1. Cleanliness
  2. Home And Road Safety
  3. Tying Things
  4. Safety with Fire
  5. Outdoor Scouting
  6. Australian Flag
  7. Promise and Law
  1. Feats of Skill
  2. Your Community
  3. Discovery
  4. People and Culture
  5. Conservation
  6. Self Expression
  7. Handicraft
A Cub must do these A Cubs must choose 3 of these
and have obtained the Bronze Scouting Family Badge.
Silver Boomerang.

This badge is for 9 year olds. To earn this a Cub must have a intermediate Knowledge of:
  1. Cleanliness
  2. Home And Road Safety
  3. Tying Things
  4. Safety with Fire
  5. Outdoor Scouting
  6. Australian Flag
  7. Promise and Law
  1. Feats of Skill
  2. Your Community
  3. Discovery
  4. People and Culture
  5. Conservation
  6. Self Expression
  7. Handicraft
A Cub must do these A Cubs must choose 3 of these
and have obtained the Silver Scouting Family Badge
Gold Boomerang.

This badge is for 10 year olds. To earn this a Cub must have a intermediate Knowledge of:
  1. Cleanliness
  2. Home And Road Safety
  3. Tying Things
  4. Safety with Fire
  5. Outdoor Scouting
  6. Australian Flag
  7. Promise and Law
  1. Feats of Skill
  2. Your Community
  3. Discovery
  4. People and Culture
  5. Conservation
  6. Self Expression
  7. Handicraft
A Cub must do these A Cubs must choose 3 of these
and have obtained the Gold Scouting Family Badge.
Animal Badge Red Level.

To earn is badge a Cub must select 2 from each of the following lists
  1. Know 6 farm animals and what they are bred for.
  2. know the names of 5 Australia Natives.
  3. Know the names of 3 introduced animals now running free in Australia.
  4. Know the animals on the Australian coat of Arms.
  1. list some of the birds in your area and draw and colour 1 of them.
  2. Feed wild birds and know their names.
  3. Know 3 birds by their call or song.
  4. Talk about some of the dangers facing Australian Native Animals.
Animal Badge Blue Level.

To earn is badge a Cub must select 3 from each of the following lists
  1. Choose an Australian Native Animal and talk about its habitat and food.
  2. Draw or trace 3 animals only found in Australia.
  3. Care for an animal for 1 month and discuss with your parents how best to do this.
  4. Name 2 Australian Natives endangered of becoming extinct and explain why.
  1. Be able to identify 5 kind of Australian Birds.
  2. Experiment on 3 ways to attract birds to your garden and explain how it was done.
  3. Take care of a pet bird and explain the birds needs.
  4. Make a bird bath or feeder and list the birds you attract.
  5. Draw a native bird and know where to find it.
Animal Badge Green Level.

To earn is badge a Cub must do 4 from each list
  1. On an outing or camping trip observe a native animal, write about it and then discuss it.
  2. Compare the lives of wild and captive native animal. List the nice and bad things about both.
  3. Visit a zoo then discuss,are zoos necessary, should animals be kept in captivity and are new zoos better than old ones.
  4. list 4 animals not found in Australia. Describe their habitat and food.
  5. list 5 circus animals and explain how they are trained.
  1. Watch birds in the wild and keep a log of the type and where they were seen.
  2. Record a bird call.
  3. Explain what a migratory bird is and list 4 in Australia.
  4. Make list of Australian birds that have become extinct.
  5. Name 4 birds native to another country.
Art and Craft Badge Red Level.

To earn is badge a Cub must choose 1 from each list
  1. To plait a key ring.
  2. Make something useful for around the house.
  3. Make a gift for out of odd bits around the house.
  1. Name and make bark rubbings or leaf prints from 4 type of trees.
  2. Weave a simple wall hanging.
  1. Decorate an egg for Easter.
  2. Do a free hand sketch in front of the Cub leader
  3. Make a comic strip of at least 4 frames.
Art and Craft Badge Blue Level.

To earn is badge a Cub must choose 1 from each list
  1. Make something useful from a plastic container.
  2. Make something useful from macrame.
  3. Make a model.
  1. Make soap carving.
  2. create a design for gift wrapping paper.
  3. Make a hanging mobile.
  1. draw and paint your own painting
  2. draw a free hand sketch in front of the Cub Leader
  1. Make a comic strip about your pack. It must be at least 4 frames long.
  2. Draw a cartoon of something funny that has happened to the Pack.
  3. Collect pictures and craft from 2 other countries. Tell how they re used and make 1 of them.
Art and Craft Badge Green Level.

To earn is badge a Cub must choose 1 from each list
  1. Make 2 bookends from natural material. Paint and decorate it.
  2. Knit a square using to 2 types of stitches. Show the Cub Leader how to do the stitches.
  3. Make something from leather or raffia.
  4. Make a mobile showing Cub activities.
  1. Make drawing to show somebody how to play a game.
  2. Draw six different designs using either straight or curved lines or both.
  3. Make a clay model.
  4. Design a card and post it to your Cub Leader.
  1. Draw and paint your own painting and mount it.
  2. Draw a profile of one of your family members.
  3. Draw a free hand sketch in front of the Cub Leader.
  1. Visit an Art Gallery and Sketch a Painting or Sculpture.
  2. Visit a local a craft shop and it and make Something you saw.
  3. Make a comic strip about your pack. It must be at least 6 frames.
  4. Draw a cartoon of something funny that has happened to the Pack.
Athlete Badge Red Level.
To earn is badge a Cub must
  1. Run 50m in 11 seconds
  2. Run 200m in 45 seconds
  3. Long jump(standing) 1.3m
  4. Long jump(running) 2m
  5. High jump 0.75m
  6. Throw a ball 15m
  7. For 5 track and field events state the World records and the current holders.
Athlete Badge Blue Level.

To earn is badge a Cub must
  1. Run 50m in 9.5 seconds
  2. Run 200m in 40 seconds
  3. Long jump(standing) 1.5m
  4. long jump(running) 2.5m
  5. High jump 0.85m
  6. Throw a ball 25m
  7. For 5 track and field events state the World and Olympic records.
Athlete Badge Green Level.
To earn is badge a Cub must
  1. 50m in 8 seconds
  2. Run 400m in 40 seconds
  3. Long jump(standing) 1.7m
  4. Long jump(running) 3m
  5. High jump 1m
  6. Throw a ball 30m
  7. For 5 track and field events state the World and Olympic records and the current holders.
Boating Badge Red Level.

To earn is badge a Cub
  1. Has to make a model boat with a propeller
  2. Take part in a boating activity
  3. Know the basic boating safety rules.
Boating Badge Blue Level.

This badge is earned by a Cub must swim 50 meters, know the boating safety rules,show how to wear and float with a personal float device and doing 2 of the following :-
  1. Help rig a small boat
  2. Help repair a boat or canoe
  3. build a raft and sail it
  4. launch a canoe and paddle it 200 meters
Boating Badge Green Level.

This badge is earned by a Cub swimming 50 meters fully clothed and then floating for 1 minute. Know how weather and water conditions effect boating and who to ring to find out about these conditions. Correctly wear and use a personal Floatation device. Then do Either :-
Canoeing:
  1. Regular use a kayak or canoe and keep a log.
  2. know the rules for safe boating.
  3. Launch and recover your craft.
  4. Be able to paddle forward, backwards and stop in an emergency.
  5. Capsize your craft and bring it back to shore and empty.

Sailing:
  1. Sail regularly and keep a log.
  2. Show how to rig your craft.
  3. Know the 'Rules of the Road' for sailing.
  4. Show you can sail a triangular course.
  5. Name the parts of the boat.
  6. Know the rules of safe sailing and how to right a capsized boat.
Bushcraft Badge Red Level.

To earn is badge a Cub must
    1. Know why not to go hiking in the bush alone.
    2. Know what the best clothing and shoes are to wear.
    1. Know how many degrees are in a compass.
    2. Know in degrees the bearing of north, south, east and west.
    1. Show the correct way to light a match and put it out.
    2. Know the area that should be cleared around a fire in the bush.
    1. Camp in a tent for at least 1 weekend.
    2. State what to be careful about when pitching a tent.
Bushcraft Badge Blue Level.

To earn is badge a Cub must do 4 of the following
    1. Set a simple compass trail in the bush. It must be at least 200mtrs long and use six different compass directions.
    2. Get another Cub to follow that trail.
    1. Identify 3 different birds, animals or insects while on a hike.
    2. Make notes about each of them.
    1. Explain how to get water while in the bush.
    2. Use simple equipment to show how.
  1. Go on 2 camps at different locations, each for a weekend.
  2. While on a camp help prepare and cook 2 meals.
    1. State how to prevent a fire in a tent.
    2. State what to do if a fire occurs in a tent.
Bushcraft Badge Green Level.

To earn is badge a Cub must do 5 of the following
  1. Make a backyard tent and sleep in it for 2 nights
    1. Find the tracks of an animal or bird.
    2. Make a plaster cast of the tracks and try to identify them.
  2. With your pack plan an out door activity which includes a campfire
  3. Show how to purify water and make it drinkable.
  4. State the bush fire regulation for an area of bush you visit.
  5. Cook some meat on an open fire.
  6. Talk about appearance and habitat of the following
    1. 2 types of venomous snakes in a bush area you visit.
    2. 1 venomous spider in a bush area you visit.
    3. Scorpion.
    4. Centipede.
Citizen Badge Red Level.

To earn is badge a Cub must
  1. Know the names of
    1. The Prime Minister
    2. The State Governor
    3. The local Council Leader
  2. Name 2 local organizations (other than Churches) which help people and talk about them
  3. Perform a good deal for a non family member.
Citizen Badge Blue Level.

To earn is badge a Cub must
  1. Know two ways of becoming an Australian Citizen.
  2. List 4 thing a Cub thinks makes a good citizen and talk about 2 of them.
  3. Perform a good deed on three separate days for a non family member.
  4. Draw a picture or write a slogan which will remind people to respect others property and discourage vandalism.
Citizen Badge Green Level.

To earn is badge a Cub
  1. Must find out about and talk on a State Government or Local Council law or regulation which the Cub thinks other Cubs should know about.
  2. Name 5 local organizations (other than Churches) which help people and talk about 3 of them.
  3. Do a good deal in your community which shows you are good citizen.
  4. Visit a local Emergency Service and find out how they run.
Codes and Signaling Badge Red Level.

To earn is badge a Cub must do 3 of the following
  1. Write a message in invisible ink.
  2. Show you understand the the deaf alphabet.
  3. Make Up a secret code.
  4. Decipher a code of 12 words or more which has been written in a sample code.
Codes and Signaling Badge Blue Level.

To earn is badge a Cub must do 2 of the following
  1. Make up a set of international alphabet flags and send a message of not least than 6 words using this alphabet.
  2. Make a set of semaphore flags and send a message of no less than 8 words.
  3. Show you know the deaf alphabet and have a short dialogue with it.
Codes and Signaling Badge Green Level.

To earn is badge a Cub must do the following
  1. Do a project to explain either
    1. How people communicate today.
    2. How secret messages a sent.
  2. Explain who invented Morse code and what it is.
  3. Make a flasher or buzzer and use it to send a message of 10 words.
Collector Badge Red Level.

To earn is badge a Cub must
  1. Collect a group of objects for 3 months and when presented must be neat and organized.
  2. Must talk about the collection.
  3. And talk about items of interest in the collection.
Collector Badge Blue Level.

To earn is badge a Cub must
  1. Collect a group of objects for 4 months (can be an extension of Red Level Collection) and when presented must be neat and labelled under basic headings.
  2. Must talk about the collection and things of interest in the collection.
Collector Badge Green Level.

To earn is badge a Cub must
  1. Collect a group of objects for 6 months (can be an extension of Red Level Collection) and when presented must be neat and labelled and classified.
  2. Must explain the classifications used and talk thing of interest in the collection.
  3. Talk about the value of collections.
  4. Visit a another collection and discuss what was liked or disliked about the collection.
Pets Badge Red Level.

This badge is earned by a Cub by
  1. Looking after a pet for 1 month.
  2. Read a book about your pet and explain what you learned.
  3. Find out and explain about 2 diseases your pet could get and how to prevent it occurring.
Pets Badge Blue Level.

This badge is earned by a Cub by
  1. Looking after a pet for 2 month.
  2. List 6 suitable pets and explain why they are suitable.
  3. Show your pet and explain its good points.
Pets Badge Green Level.

This badge is earned by a Cub by
  1. Looking after a pet for 3 month.
  2. keep a log of the food your pet has eaten over a month. Note changes in diet, condition or behaviour.
  3. Describe the laws which apply to the keeping of 2 domestic animals.
Photographer Badge Red Level.

This badge is earned by a Cub who must:
  1. Show how to hold, load and trigger a camera.
  2. Take photographs including
    1. Family members and friends.
    2. An animal picture.
    3. A Cub taking part in a cub activity at the Den.
  3. Place pictures in a photo album or mount them on cardboard.
Photographer Badge Blue Level.

This badge is earned by a Cub who must:
  1. Show how to hold, load use the view finder and trigger a camera.
  2. Learn the limitations of a camera and film by taking a photo in 3 of the following conditions:
    1. In direct sun with direct light.
    2. In direct sun with side light.
    3. Indirect light with back light.
    4. On a sunny day with the subject in shade.
    5. On a cloudy day.
  3. Put photos to use by doing the following
    1. Mount on cardboard and display in a room.
    2. Mount on cardboard and give to friend.
    3. Mount a series of 3 photos which tell a story.
  4. Take photos in a house using
    1. The available light
    2. Using a flash or photoflood
  5. Take a photo of the pack and display it at the Den.
Photographer Badge Green Level.

This badge is earned by a Cub who must do 5 of the following
  1. Own or have access to a camera, know major parts of the camera and show how to load and unload the camera.
  2. Explain good practice and common mistakes when taking a photo
  3. Estimate 5 distances within 1/3 meter set by the leader between 1 and 5 meters.
  4. Present a display of 12 photos take by you or give a film/video show.
  5. Produce a photographic contact print at home from a negative.
  6. Develop a film which you have taken.
Space Badge Red Level.

This badge is earned by a Cub who must do 3 of the following
  1. Explain
    1. What the sky is.
    2. Why it is blue.
  2. Explain
    1. How high the clouds go up.
    2. Which type of clouds are the highest.
  3. Identify the Southern Cross.
  4. Visit a Planetarium or Observatory.
  5. Make a pin hole planetarium showing 3 constellations.
  6. Spot a satellite and record the time sighted and its path across the sky.
Space Badge Blue Level.

This badge is earned by a Cub 4 of the following
  1. Make 2 sighting of the same satellite and record your observations.
  2. Explain how to find due south using the stars.
  3. Draw a space ship and explain how it would could get to Mars.
  4. Draw a picture of the solar system showing the planets, their sizes and their distances from the sun.
  5. Explain why astronauts have to be fit and descibe the training they have to under go.
  6. Observe and identify 2 planets.
Space Badge Green Level.

This badge is earned by a Cub Must do 5 of the following
  1. From film or television you have seen about space
    1. list 2 thing that happened in the story that now is happening in space.
    2. List 2 things that could happen in the next 2 years.
    3. List 2 that you think will never happen.
    1. Explain 2 of the following
      1. Sun and star.
      2. Galaxy.
      3. Comet.
      4. Expanding Universe.
      5. Black hole.
    2. Give an example of 2 you selected.
    3. What is the furtherest most distance in space you have heard of.
  2. Explain why a satellite orbits the Earth and explain 2 of the following terms
    1. Thrust.
    2. Space capsule.
    3. Heat shield.
    4. Re-entry.
    5. Booster Rocket.
  3. Draw or make a model of a rocket used in space exploration.
  4. Explain what is wieghtlessness, how astronauts eat and get oxygen in space.
  5. Draw a space station and explain how it could be used in space exploration.
  6. Find out about communication satellites and explain how television pictures are sent from 1 continent to another.
Sports Badge Red Level.

This badge is earned by a Cub who can
  1. State the rules of 2 team sports such as football, cricket, hockey, basketball or baseball.
  2. Show a reasonable proficiency and take an active part in 1 of the sports.
  3. show a good sportslike spirit in all Cub Scout activities.
  4. Discuss the importance of showering after the game or at least changing out of the sports uniform. discuss also the reason for looking after our feet.
Sports Badge Blue Level.

This badge is earned by a Cub who must select 1 team and 1 individual sport and
  1. Explain some of the skills and techniques of the chosen sports.
  2. State the rules and how to score.
  3. State the equipment used and how to care for it.
  4. State the safety rules.
  5. Demostrate the skills require and participate in the sport.
Sports Badge Green Level.

This badge is earned by a Cub who must select 2 team and 2 individual sport and
  1. Explain some of the skills and techniques of the chosen sports.
  2. State the rules and how to score.
  3. State the equipment used and how to care for it.
  4. State the safety rules.
  5. Demostrate the skills require and participate in the sport.
Swimmer Badge Red Level.

This badge is earned by a Cub by
  1. Swim 25 meters with any stroke turn and swim back.
  2. Tread water for 2 minutes in salt water or 1 minute in fresh water.
  3. Float on your back for 60 seconds in salt water or 30 seconds in fresh water.
  4. Jump or dive from the edge of a pool.
  5. Demonstrate a breathing exercise.
  6. Explain the water safety rules and where it is safe to swim locally.
Swimmer Badge Blue Level.

This badge is earned by a Cub by
  1. Jumping into water over your head, swimming 25 meters, turn and swim back.
  2. Swim on your back for 25 meters using a resting stroke.
  3. Explain the buddy system and the basic safety rules for swimming.
  4. Do a racing dive and swim 50 meters using a racing stroke.
  5. tread water for 1 minute fully clothed in a vertical position.
Swimmer Badge Green Level.

This badge is earned by a Cub by
  1. Swimming 200 meters using the crawl or backstroke.
  2. Doing any 3 of the following
    1. Surf dive in 1.5 meters of water fully clothed and then remove the clothing without touching either the sides or the bottom.
    2. With safety equipment swim on the surface for 50 meters with mask,snorkel and flippers.
    3. start at the shallow end swim 50 meters fully clothed using only 1 stroke. Then tread water for 1 minute.
    4. Explain and demonstrate a rescue method and mouth to mouth resuscitation.
  3. Using a floatation device assume and hold the Heat Exposure lessening Position (help) for the 2 minutes.
Traveller Badge Red Level.

This badge is earned by a Cub doing 4 of the following
  1. Obtain or make a map of your town and mark on it the route you take next time you go to a different part of town.
  2. Show you understand how to read a road map and can read the distances of 4 adjoining towns.
  3. List 4 local site you would show a visitor and write why you would show them to the visitor.
  4. Plan an overnight trip you would like to take. Make a list of the things you would need to take and pack them in a bag.
  5. Travel for 50km to a country town and use public transport for at least half of it.
  6. Describe what happens at one of the following
    1. Roadside service station.
    2. Railway station.
    3. Bus terminal.
    4. Airport.
Traveller Badge Blue Level.

This badge is earned by a Cub by doing 4 of the following
  1. List 4 day trips you would like to take. Mark out the routes on a map and mark where you would have lunch on each trip.
  2. List 4 methods of travel and include good and bad points about each.
  3. Give a 5 min in depth talk to your pack about a holiday you have taken to a different town.
  4. Plan a holiday you would like to take in your state, include details like distances, transport, accommodation, gear needed, points of interest and brochures from tourist centres.
  5. Show how to operate a model railway and explain how people can make use of rail travel.
  6. Explain how to get timetables and have an understanding of time differences from state to state and daylight savings and how it can effect these timetables.
Traveller Badge Green Level.

This badge is earned by a Cub by doing 5 of the following
  1. Get a map and a transport timetable and dicover some of the places it can take you to.
  2. Plan a trip, using timetables, to a town in another state.
  3. Plan a trip of 50km and way out the route on a map and then navigate for your parent to get there.
  4. Pack a case for three days away from home.
  5. Make a first aid case for your car.
  6. Produce a log of aircraft which come and go from an airport.The log should have 5 arrivals and departures, list the time and date and places. If you cannot visit an airport use a bus terminal or railway station.
Weather Badge Red Level.

This badge is earned by a Cub for
  1. Discussing why it rains and sometimes why it does not for a long time.
  2. Learning to read a thermometer. Use it to measure record and plot the temperature at the same time each day for 7 days.
  3. Observe and record the weather at the same time each day for 7 days Using words or pictures like sunny, cloudy, overcast, drizzle, showers, rain, hail, storm.
  4. Collect weather maps for 7 days and explain what they show.
Weather Badge Blue Level.

This badge is earned by a Cub by doing 4 of the following
  1. Make a simple rain gauge. Use it to measure, record and plot any rain fall for 14 days.
  2. Learn how to use a wet and dry bulb thermometer and calculate the relative humidity. Measure and record the humidity at six different times during a day.
  3. Demonstrate 2 methods of determining wind direction without using a wind vane.
  4. Explain how modern weather forecasting is done and list some of the equipment that is used.
  5. Produce a cloud chart and explain how clouds are used to forecast weather conditions.
Weather Badge Green Level.

This badge is earned by a Cub for
  1. make a simple barometer. Use it to measure record and plot the pressure at the same time each day for 28 days.
  2. With a weather map explain isobars,high and low and wind velocity
  3. Make a weather vane. Use it to measure and record the wind direction at the same time each day for 28 days.
  4. Describe 3 ways people predict weather with out scientific equipment.
  5. Keep a series of weather satellite photos showing the movement of a cyclone or rain depression and discuss with the Leader.
  6. Draw a picture of a weather beacon and explain how it shows the state of the weather.
World Friendship Badge Red Level.

This badge is earned by a Cub who does the following:
  1. In a scrap book about another country
    1. Shows on a map where the country is.
    2. Draw and colour the country's flag.
    3. Write details about the country people e.g.
      Types of food they eat.
      Types of houses they live in.
      Types of clothes they wear.
  2. Find out if scouts exist in the country.
  3. Collect at least 3 coins,stamps or [postcards from 3 different countries and talk about what you find interesting about them.
World Friendship Badge Blue Level.

This badge is earned by a Cub who does the following:
  1. In a scrap book about another country
    1. Show on a map where the country is.
    2. Draw and colour the country's flag
    3. Describe some of the peoples details e.g.
      Types of food they eat.
      Types of houses they live in.
      Types of clothes they wear.
    4. Discuss if Scouting in the country of choice.
  2. Make a collage, model or chart of the United Nations Draw and colour its flag.
  3. Draw and colour 6 National Scout Badges from around the world.
World Friendship Badge Green Level.

This badge is earned by a Cub who does the following:
  1. Keeps a scrap book for 3 month about another country showing details of:
    1. Method of living.
    2. The food they eat, how it is prepared, served and eaten.
    3. The type of houses they live in, how they are built and how they are heated/cooled.
    4. Their general living habits.
    5. Their clothing, traditional games and sports.
    6. Their other activities and social life.
    7. Their currency.
    8. Does Scouting exists in their country.
    9. 1 way Scouting is the same and 1 way it is different to Australia.
  2. Mark on a world map
    1. The location of the United Nations Headquarters.
    2. The location of 6 World Jamborees.
    1. Tell something of the United Nations Organization.
    2. Recognise the flags of 10 nations.
    3. Name 5 countries which have Scouting and for 2 of them find out about their Scouting including Cub Scout Promise and Law.
  3. Have a pen pal and correspond for 3 months.
  4. Write a prayer about world peace and friendship and read it at a pack meeting.
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