Hari Raya Aidilfitri Celebration

The muslim celebrate it at the first day until the end of the month of Syawal (after the month of Ramadhan).

Chinese New Year Celebration

The Chinese around the world celebrate it at the first month of the Chinese Calender, and the celebration will continue until the 15th day.

Breaking Fast Ceremony

The month of Ramadhan is the holy month according to the Islamic Calender. During the whole month muslims around the world will fast from dawn to dusk.

King Scout Badge

king scout badge The highest rank (badge) in the Senior Scout's (aged from 16 to 18 years old) movement. It's similar to the "Eagle Scout" in United States, "Queen Scout" in United Kingdom and its colonies and "President Scout" in Singapore. According to the Scout Association of Malaysia's scheme of training which introduced in 1981, a scout to be qualified for the badge must complete thier "Tenderfoot" badge, "Usaha" badge (Second class badge), "Maju" badge (First Class badge) and "Jaya" badge (Bushmen Thong badge). After completed that, they have to be tested in the Five Senior badge which is Expedition badge(Lencana Ekspedisi), Service badge(Lencana Perkhidmatan), Scouting skill badge(Lencana Kemahiran), Activity badge(Lencana Kegiatan) and Country's Affairs badge (Lencana Jaya Diri).

After the completion of all the badges, they are required to attend for the "Agong Scout Standardization" course which carries for about 4 days and 3 nights. In the course, the King Scout Badge candidates are tested in their skills, behavioural and scouting spirit. If a scout successfuly passed the standardization, he or she will be award as the King Scout by a Sultan(King of the states in Malaysia) or state's gabenor (states which don't have a king such as Sabah, Sarawak, Malacca and Penang.) in a ceremony which will be held in the State's palace (Istana Negeri).

MBS (Majilis Belia Sabah) or Sabah Youth Council

A council consisting of Youth movement such as Scouts, St. John Ambulance, Girls Guide, etc.

Sapi Island

A beautiful island which located in the Tunku Abdul Rahman National Park. It is a very ideal place for camping, snorkeling, and scuba diving. The island have a lot of UNDISTURB sea coral and it has been an attraction for scientist, environmentalist and of course, tourist.

Farida's Bed & Breakfast

Echo-Rover Scout Crew's Meeting Place. For more details, please visit the website at

B.P. House

The B.P. House stands for "Baden Powell's" House which is the Sabah Scout's head quarters. Baden Powell (1857-1941) is the founder of the Scout's Movement. 
Below is the full address of B.P. House in Kota Kinabalu:-
The Scout Association of Malaysia, Sabah Branch HQ
B.P. House, off Round About Sembulan,
Kota Kinabalu, Sabah,
East Malaysia.
P.O. Box 10351
88803 Kota Kinabalu,
Sabah, East Malaysia.
Tel : ++60-88-254174
Fax : ++60-88-221085
or You can directly link to our state's Chief Scout Commissioner,
Mr. Awang Zainie Hj. Suntim.
Hand phone : ++60-018-8851460

Scout's Campfire

It's a celebration for scouts to show their talent in singing, acting and dancing. Normally the celebration is held at night.

Wood Badge Course

The Wood Badge Course is a Leadership and skills training course for scout leaders.


A major scout's gethering in one place to meet other scouts from other districts, states or nation. The Jamboree can be a state lavel, or national level or even international level.

LikasKu Project

The "LikasKu" Project, meaning "My Likas" is a large scale community project initiated by the Crew (Echo Rovers) in 1998 aiming to curb the social problems and introducing what scout can REALLY do to the community in the suburb of Likas where the Crew is Based.

The Project consists of 4 major community projects; Public Lecture, Gotong-Royong (Working Together), Likas Soccer Tournament and Bicycle Expedition Likas-Kota Belud-Likas.

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