Who Is Max?

Max is Scouts Victoria's mascot. Max's debut appearance in Melbourne's  Moomba Festival in 2008 where he marched in the Moomba parade along side 100 Scouts, Venturers and Rovers to celebrate the 100 years of Scouting in Australia. He then went on to visit the various areas of the Moomba festival helping attract visitors to the large Scouting activity being run in the children's area.

Since then, Max has visited hundred's of events each year, promoting Scouting to the general public. Max is managed by Team Max, which comprises of trained Ventures, Rovers and Leaders. Here are some photos of Max and his team in action. Click on the image below to view a larger version of the photo.


 Max's creator and coordinator Teena Walters


Some members of Team Max with Max at Moomba



 Max visits the Scouts Victoria's activity at Moomba


 Max with the Chief Commissioner of Scouts Victoria ( Mr Bob Taylor AM)


 Max along side volunteers at Fun4kids festival in Warnambool


Max helping out with McHappy Day to help raise money for Ronald McDonald House.


Max and friends at the Pakenham Show


Max leads the Arty Fartzy festival in Banyule


 Max at the Teddy Bear's Picnic in Melton.


 Max with Leaders from Yet Kieu Sea Scouts at the Clayton Children's festival.


To see more of Max's event photo's click here.