Scoutabout is back in 2017 and preparations for this event are now well underway!

We’re planning that 2017 will have all the usual activities and excitement plus much more! So if you’ll be a Scout or Guide in 2017, make sure you come to this once in a lifetime event. Put the event in your diary now and ask your leaders to do the same!


What is Scoutabout? Scoutabout is an extraordinary event that only happens once every three years – 5,000 Scouts and Guides aged between 10 and 14 from all over Surrey participating in a weekend of fun, learning and activities.

Where is Surrey Scoutabout? At the South East of England Showground, Ardingly, West Sussex – the only local place big enough to take us all!

When is it? Scoutabout happens every 3 years and the next event will be on the weekend of 7th – 9th July 2017.

So what’s happens at Scoutabout? Scoutabout offers over 200 activities including – Caving, Canoeing, Paragliding, Archery, Rock Climbing, Abseiling, Crafts, Shooting and Films.


You can now enter the details of participants onto the booking site. To do so, please click here or visit the registration page to see the supporting video guide.


You can now register the interest of your Group using the Scoutabout Online Booking System which you can access here.

Upcoming Dates

There are no upcoming dates in our calendar for this event.