Camp Marra is an international Scout Camp for Scouts and Guides from all over the world hosted by Northumberland Scouts.
Marra 2020 is a very special camp with a Carnival theme, everything will be brought to your home virtually!
Are you ready for your next virtual adventure?
Camp Marra is a biennial camp held in Northumberland over the Second Bank Holiday weekend in May. This year is very special as our Carnival Themed Marra will be held online in a Virtual format. This years Camp Marra will take place from the Friday 22nd May to Monday 25th May 2020 and we’re opening the event up to ALL young people.
What to Expect
Carnival Marra looks forward to welcoming ALL young people to join members of the Scout and Guide movements, parents and carers from around the world with their adult leaders and assistants. Come and join us for a weekend of fun, freedom, and adventure. There is an exciting programme of activities every day packed full of unique and exciting opportunities to make new and lasting friendships. Complementing this programme of activities there will be a fantastic range of arena events and evening entertainment throughout the camp, right from day 1. The Marra team is ready to welcome groups from around the world and look forward to talking to you on our various drop in events and activities throughout the weekend.
You will be able to earn nights away badges for each night you camp in a tent or in a cozy den over the course of the weekend too.
Camp At Home!
During the Marra weekend there is still an opportunity to earn your nights away badges. Each Young Person who takes part will be entitled to 1 Night Away for each night they participate (as long as they aren’t sleeping in their bed). This could be in a tent in the garden, in a homemade den or even in a bed in the bath!
During the weekend participants can visit 7 programme ‘Tents’ with activities that will be adventurous, creative and unique. The programme is organised to allow young people to challenge themselves, try new things, learn about the world they live in and make new friends! You will be able to visit: The Big Top, STEM Tent, Media Tent, Talk Tent, Craft Tent, Training Tent and International Tent
Please watch our short taster to what you can expect at Virtually Marra 2020.