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Jamboree 2021

  • Venue: Tui Ridge, Rotorua
  • Date: 16-23 January 2021

The Guide and Ranger Jamborees will run concurrently but separately in January 2021! For the Guide Jamboree, girls must be nine years old by 1 February 2021. All girls aged 12 and a half as at 1 February 2021 will be part of the Ranger Jamboree even if they have not yet linked to Rangers.

Jamboree is still in the initial planning stages therefore we don’t yet have confirmation on what the fee to attend will be. Keep an eye out on Our News along this page for any further information as it’s shared. If you have any questions in the meantime, you can email us at [email protected].

Current Committee Roles

Catering Team Lead– no Guiding experience required

The following positions DO require Guiding leadership experience:

Ranger Programme Team Lead

Guide Programme Team Lead

If any of these roles interest you, please email a CV and cover letter to [email protected] by 5pm 16 February.

Team Support

We are also taking expressions of interest to join the following Jamboree Teams. If you’re interested in being a part of these teams, please email us on [email protected]

  • Catering 
  • Transport
  • Financial Support
  • Registration
  • Health and Safety
  • Girl Consultation
  • Security
  • Girl Programme
  • Security
  • Site and Equipment
  • Guide Programme
  • Ranger Programme

Fundraising Pack

Jamboree is often the highlight of a girls time at Guiding so we want to help all girls who want to attend to be able to afford it. Here are some documents to help make the most of fundraising.

  • Fundraising for Jamboree 2021 – PDFThe ‘Dos and Don’ts’ on fundraising for Jamboree, what to do with funds raised, local support and other information
  • AtoZ Fundraising ideas – PDFA comprehensive list of activities you can do either by yourself or as a unit to raise some funds
  • Sponsorship form – PDFTo use if you are doing any sponsored activities
  • Example letters for support – WORDTo use or modify for when you are approaching family/friends/Service Groups or Organisations
  • Using Givealitte – PDFUse this guide if you are looking to create a Givealittle page

Below are some companies we have connected with to help girls reach their fundraising target.

  • BHoney Fundraiser – PDF
  • Delicious Fundraiser – PDF
  • Honewrap Fundraiser – PDF

Join the Jamboree Girl Advisory Group

We are now calling for applications from current Guides and Rangers who are planning to attend Jamboree 2021 to join our Jamboree Girl Advisory Group. Your contribution through this group will help plan and deliver the GirlGuiding NZ Jamboree in January 2021!

How does it work?

It is important that you have the support of your parents/caregivers before applying for this role. You will need regular access to the internet and email as a member of the Jamboree Girl Advisory Group as we will meet predominantly through digital communications. These meetings will occur during the year to provide input into the planning processes and to develop elements of the programme for Jamboree 2021 that will be Girl-Led. You will discuss many different things during these meetings, and will be asked to give your opinion and the opinions of other girls in your unit and regional hub. At Jamboree 2021 you could be asked to speak to the media and/or be the face of the Jamboree in other ways. Please see here for a copy of the Role Description.

If you’d like to apply for the Jamboree Girl Advisory Group follow the steps below (make sure you do them in order).

Step One

Identify one leader and one fellow girl member to endorse your application. Provide them with the following link – Endorsement of Girl-Led Application – to complete their endorsement before you submit your application.

Step Two

Complete and submit the application form to [email protected]

Step Three

Make a short video (no more than 30 seconds in length) to answer the question:

Why I should be selected to be a member of the Jamboree Girl Advisory Group?


Applications close Saturday 29 February 2020.
If you need any further information, please email [email protected]