BARCOM is a Venturer Scout Rafting Activity, conducted in the September/October school holidays each year. BARCOM provides the rafts, food, and experienced staff, both male and female, to enable participants to experience Huckleberry Finn type rafting on the mighty Murray River. BARCOM may be used as a Venturer Scout Unit's major activity. BARCOM accepts Venturer Scouts and 14-18 year old Guides with or without their Leaders, or Leaders without their Venturer Scouts or Guides from any Region or State. Leaders from other sections of the Scouting movement are also welcome.

The application form for Barcom 2011 is now available on the Rafting website.

Click here for more information on Barcom and the event application form.