Welcome to Plast
Ukrainian Scouting
Organisation in Australia

Visnyk – Winter 2024

Welcome to the Winter 2024 Edition of the Plast Australia E-Visnyk! 

“В Пласті росте новий люд” – these words of the Plast hymn encourages members of Plast in our aim to bring up youth to be conscientious, responsible and valuable citizens of their local, national and world communities and to foster the development of leadership skills.

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Latest News from Plast Australia

what is plast?

Plast, the Ukrainian Scouting Organisation, is active worldwide to promote the development of children and young people as self-aware, responsible and involved citizens and future leaders of their local national and global communities.


Members of Plast will be trustworthy, diligent, punctual, thrifty, fair-minded, courteous, collegial and caring, judicious, helpful, respectful toward the Plast leadership, attentive, careful with their health, cherishing and nurturing of all that is beautiful, and always optimistic.


“I swear on my honour that I will do everything in my power to: Love God and Ukraine; Help others; and Live according to the Plast Law”.

Plast Divisions

Plast has experiences for all ages – from the
youngest little chicks to the wise seniors.


Plast in Australia

While Plast has recently celebrated over 110 years since the first Plast oath was taken in Lviv in 1912, Plast Australia has continued for over 70 years – as we celebrated our 70th anniversary in 2019.

6 May 1951, the first Sviato Yuriya, Woronora River, Sydney, Australia. 

The Plast Ukrainian Scout Organisation was brought to Australia in 1949 by our forefathers in the post WWII migration.

Plast was established in most states of Australia, as our founders had the determination and foresight to establish a strong Plast presence.

Remaining faithful to the core values of service to God, country and community, Plast Australia to this day facilitates the holistic self-development of young people in a supportive, fun, challenging and patriotic environment.  

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  • LeshTabir 2024

    LeshTabir 2024

    Pre-registration for LeshTabir 2024 is open. This is a chance to get on the wait list for this year’s camp. Registration forms will be sent… Read More