History
Scouting Radio began test transmissions in December 2004. We officially launched on Founders Day 22nd February 2005. Since our launch Scouting Radio has been awarded several accolades for our high quality, 24 hour radio broadcast for Scouts throughout the world. August 1st 2007 was recognised as the centenary of Scouting and globally Scouts renewed their Scout promise at Sunrise. Scouting radio gained global media recognition as we broadcast the Scouting sunrise from every time zone of the world. Our audio feed was carried by major media outlets in the US, Europe and Canada. Our streaming hit the hundreds of thousands during this 24 hour period.
Global & Interactive
Our listener figures rank in the hundreds of thousands worldwide through our live programming and on demand shows available via our official site or on our smart phone app available on the Google Play Store. We boast a Twitter following of over 100,000 followers.
Our Programming
Scouting Radio's programming is entertaining and inspirational with talk shows about Scouting and Guiding from around the World. Since 2005, Scouting Radio have covered European Jamborees, World Jamborees, hundreds of Cub Scout Arrow of Light ceremonies in the USA, Pinewood Derbies, pioneering competitions, local hikes, district camps, Rover Moots and Scouts that deserve recognition. Whether it is water activities, land activities and air activities involving the Scout Movement, we aim to be covering the event with our team of volunteer reporters from around the globe. During the Kudu Call, our breakfast show we play inspirational music, from Scout campfires or up and coming bands who were or are involved with the Movement plus a selection of positive mainstream hits.
Listener Supported
Scouting Radio broadcasts 24 hours a day thanks to donations from our listeners.
Independent Radio
Our station is a part of the Xtreme Media Network. This keeps our shows partial.
Station Endorsement
Our station is Endorsed by the Honorable Michael Baden-Powell.
24 hours a day
We broadcast 24 hours a day, uninterrupted since 2005
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Scouting Radio began test transmissions in December 2004. We officially launched on Founders Day 22nd February 2005. Since our launch Scouting Radio has been awarded several accolades for our high quality, 24 hour radio broadcast for Scouts throughout the world.
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We aim to cover all local, National and International camps or jamborees. Whether the segment is a 2 minute interview or a 30 minute documentary on the campsite and what activities are taking place. When a listener tunes into Scouting Radio we want that listener to feel that they are being drawn into the conversation and spirit of Scouting that the interviewee or presenter is experiencing.
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We provide the latest news and information on the Scout Movement 24 hours a day through our official website, our android app and on demand podcasts.
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We serve the our listeners with distinctive honest programming, which contributes to the development of the Scout Movement