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Céad Míle Fáilte…

(That’s Irish for one hundred thousand welcomes)

Welcome to the website of JamboRí 2018, Scouting Ireland’s national jamboree!

From 25 July to 2 August 2018, over 5,000 Scouts and Venture Scouts from Ireland and overseas will take over the Electric Picnic site at Stradbally Hall, Co. Laois.

Come with your Scout Patrol or Scout Troop or Venture Scout Crew and Rí-Imagine, Rí-Create, Rí-Discover.

Camp Chief Kiernan Gildea and his team have a fun-filled programme in store, with plenty of surprises along the way. Read the FAQ for more details. An Irish Jamboree is an unforgettable experience, so don’t miss out!

If you have a question that is not answered in the FAQ, please contact us on sij2018@scouts.ie.

Just click the ‘Book tab above. Get those bookings in!

If you have any queries in relation to bookings please contact: bookings.sij2018@scouts.ie 

JamboRí UPDATED Participant Information [June 2018]

Jambo!, from JamboRí 2018 Headquarters! .... can you believe the JamboRí is next month!  We are Rí-ly excited, making it the best it can be, and can't wait to see you here in Stradbally. So excited we nearly forgot to press send!  This email is being sent...

JamboRí Issue 3: Meet the D-Rí-m Team

The Pages to Read about The Place To Be! Fresh off the presses! We've just finished our newsletter about everything that you want to know about JamboRí. In this issue find out about The who's who of JamboRí Code of Conduct for Scouts, Venture Scouts and Scouters...

May 2018 – Mailings

General Participant InformationParticipant Food Services InformationJST Opportunities CatalogueVenture Scout Service Opportunities...

JamboRí Issue 2

The Pages to Read about The Place To Be! The latest issue of the JamboRí Newsletter is online now! In this issue you'll find information about the sub-camps and their camp chiefs! So what are you waiting for? Read the...

JamboRí Issue 1 – Online Now!

The Pages to Read about The Place To Be! Fresh off the presses! We've just finished our newsletter about everything that you want to know about JamboRí. In this issue find out about: JamboRí Service Team (JST) Adult Training (For Scouters with Groups and JST) Updates...

Irish Phrases To Use When Camping

Irish, or Gaeilge, is a language that is on the rise and is being used more and more in everyday life. And whilst most Irish people have some sort of grasp on the language, there are always new words and phrases to be discovered everyday. So we have compiled a list of phrases that can be tried and tested when at the JamboRí or on any other camp.

5 Things To Do On Your Travels To Ireland!

1. Go kayaking on Lough Hyne at Night The night kayaking sessions take place on Lough Hyne in West Co. Cork. Lough Hyne is a Marine Nature Reserve and the home to a huge range of plants and animals, of which cannot be found in any other place in Ireland....

Announcement: Venture Scout Bookings Open Again

Our bookings team have had a couple busy weeks since we closed the initial round of Venture Scout bookings. Due to us freeing our reserved spots and some groups sending less than they initially intended we can now open bookings for a limited number of Venture Scouts....

7 Things You Can Do To Be Prepared for JamboRí Right Now

With a little over 25 weeks to go until JamboRí 2018 it's time to get some of those things done that we need for the biggest scout event in Ireland in 10 years. Here's a list of 7 things you can do right now to Bí Ullamh! (That's Irish for Be Prepared). 1. Check your...

Info Pack 1 Updates! Corrections & New Info!

We've been busy at JamboRí HQ preparing for the biggest event Scouting Ireland has hosted in the last ten years! Today we're releasing an updated version of our first info pack that contains a couple small corrections as well as some new information including: Reduced...