Australian Scout Medallion


The Australian Scout Medallion is the highest award in the Scout Section. It is considered the pinnacle of Scouting at this stage. To earn the Australian Scout Medallion a Scout must:

  • Participate in a Scout Leadership Course at any time after completion of the Pioneer Badge;
  • Demonstrate an active leadership role in Scouting;
  • Achieve the Adventurer Cord

The date for the next presentation is Saturday May 4, 2019 at CRC Sydenham. – Applications close 12th April 2019

There will also be a presentation on Saturday November 23 2019. – Applications close 25th October 2019



The Australian Scout Medallion Badge and the Adventurer Cord are not obtainable from the Scout Shop Online. Once the Troop Council has approved the awarding of the Australian Scout Medallion the Application Form needs to be submitted to the State Office to have the award sent out.

ASM Application Form



The Australian Scout Medallion is to be completed by a Scout before their 15th Birthday. On occasion due to circumstances beyond their control, this may not occur and the troop council may grant a short extension to enable the award to be completed.

ASM Extension Policy