1st Pine Rivers Girls Brigade
Seek, Serve and Follow Christ
This is a Christian group for girls, who come together to seek, serve and follow Christ.
Time: 6:30pm to 8:30pm, Tuesday during the school term
Location: Pine Rivers Uniting Church – 30 Narangba Rd Kallangur
Contact: Cindy-Lee Robertson via the Church Office
Girls Brigade exists "to help girls become followers of the Lord Jesus Christ and through self-control, reverence and a sense of responsibility to find true enrichment of life". Our vision is to see girls come into a relationship with a living God and to be able to actively and enthusiastically express their love for God and others through their communities. Girls learn the motto which is "Seek, Serve and Follow Christ".Can I Join?
Yes, you can join us at anytime, bring your friends. You will be assigned to a group with other girls who are of a similar age, so it is easy to meet and make new friends and have a great time together. Age range includes:
Cadets: Prep to Grade 2
Juniors: Grade 3 to Grade 6
Seniors: Grade 7 & Grade 8
Pioneers: Grade 9 upwards
Yes, 1st Pine Rivers Girls' Brigade is a uniformed brigade with a sash for the presentation of badges; please contact us to find out more.
Yes, but please don't let that turn you off. Membership fees are modest, and they help us to provide excellent and fun activities for you, keep reading to find out more about our activities. Please contact us to find out more about membership fees.
Creativity and fun activities:
Cooking and eating
Art and craft
Music and singing
Learning Girls' Brigade knowledge
Playing games and lots more
Achievement and development:
You can learn new skills and learn new things through participating in a variety of age appropriate activities
You can earn achievement badges through Church attendance and completing certain tasks and activities during the year
Girls who earn badges can display them on their uniform sash
The types of achievements badges you can earn will vary depending on the group you are in
Activities for older girls – Senior and Pioneer:
Each year Senior girls have the opportunity to attend a Seniors Camp
Pioneers level girls commence Leadership Training
Girls Brigade is a Christian based group for girls and therefore time is devoted to help you learn about the life and teachings of Jesus Christ
Camps and fun nights and activities:
During the year we have fun nights
Divisional activities where girls will meet other girls from surrounding companies in a fun environment such as:- Billy Cart racing, Canoe racing, Volleyball competitions, teddy bear picnics' etc
We also go on camps as a Brigade, contact us to find out more
All our leaders and volunteers have Blue Cards. This is a mandatory requirement.
All our leaders and volunteers have also completed the uniting church child safe program. This is a mandatory requirement.
Working with children or youth at Pine Rivers Uniting Church
If you wish to volunteer to work in a ministry that has contact with children or youth under 18 years of age, you must complete the first page of the nomination form and then you must complete induction (outlined on the second page of the nomination form) with the leader of that ministry program. The nomination form refers to our ethical guidelines.