This website has been created for
Frankston District Scouts


Ann Scholes
John Scholes

Research, text & editing

Richard Scholes
Website Production

Phillip Simpson
Technical Support


Special Thanks to

The Victorian Scout Heritage Centre
Lillian Beard, & Jean Paterson.
Rex Rippon, Barry Meyers & M.A.C. Stidston.

Scout Heritage Collection - material donated by
Arch Drohan, David Hayes, Austin Marshall, S. Jensen, and Ivan Stevens

Frankston District Scouts
Russell Bradd
Sally Steward

Frankston City Council
Dianne Bowes, Carol Coaker & Bruce Melen

Frankston City Library

Frankston Historical Society
Pat Draper

Frankston High School

1st Mornington Scouts

Gilwell Park Warden
John Noke

Don Charlwood and the State Library of Victoria
Ken Cameron
Ern Hosking
Florrie Hosking
Dorothy Hosking
Mary Wheeler

R. S. Frank
Keith Larsen

Paper World
Colin Leitch


The Age
Australian Jamboree Programme
The Frankston and Somerville Standard
The Herald
The Jamboree Daily
The Jamboree in Australia
, published by The Age
The Victorian Scout
Scouting Postal History of the 1930's
by R.S. Frank
Frankston - Resort to City by Michael Jones
Ivan Stevens' scrapbook (held by the Victorian Scout Heritage Centre)
The scrapbook of Perc Hosking
The Diaries of Don Charlwood (held by the State Library of Victoria)
Optima Sempler Frankston High School, 1924-1994
From a Flicker to a Flame by Honor Darling & Margaret Coleman

To contribute to, or provide feedback on this website,
please contact

Ann Scholes

Copyright Scholes 2002-2005