Silver Kangaroo

The Silver Kangaroo Award is for significant good service for International.   The descriptor and delegations guideline is in the table below.

To make a nomination please complete this form AW.13 Australian Adult Good Service Award Nomination Form


TitleSilver Kangaroo Award

Scope of Recognition

Significant good service at World



  • Recipients of this Award have demonstrated sustained long term service to WAGGGS.
  • Evidence of their work includes tangible support to WAGGGS and they are recognized as a role model by other WAGGGS Member Organisation, with their work providing direct and indirect impact.
  • They have demonstrated exceptional skill in leadership at the World Guiding level.
  • Their involvement at this level has indirectly been of benefit to GGA
  • Those recognised with the Silver Kangaroo Award are a role model to Guides, Volunteers and the local community, consistently living the Promise and Law and abiding by the Code of Conduct.

Who can make the nomination for an Adult Member to receive this award?

Any Adult Member of a SGGO or an individual member of GGA.

Who can approve

this nomination?

The relevant Manager, Chairperson, or Commissioner of the nominee who has the most relevant and recent knowledge and awareness of their skill and capacity and service given

Who assesses the nomination?

Australian Awards Committee with the ability to co-opt external, relevant expertise to assist with the one-off evaluation of this Award.

Who approves the award

Approval will be through the Australian HR Committee with endorsement from the Board of GGA


Metal Badge with Certificate and Citation

Silver Kangaroo

Silver bar with silver kangaroo and a silver circle

Last Modified: 11/01/21 at 1:29 PM