See you in 2019!

(8/5/2015)The camp is over, the tents are put away, the scouts are gone and the dirty clothes are being washed. We hope that you had an nice camp and that when you look back at all your badges and neckers which you have swopped and that you will be reminded of a really nice time […] Read More >>
closing ceremony

All good things come to an end

(8/5/2015)It’s over. After ten days of partying and making new friends, the 12th Haarlem Jamborette is definitely history. On Tuesday four thousand people enjoyed the spectacular closing ceremony. Thanks to the fireworks and the fully developed avatars it became an evening we’ll never forget! Around 20.30 hours every subcamp arrived at the Jambo Boulevard for […] Read More >>

Wonderful Walibi World

(8/4/2015)Nice. Great. Fantastic. These are just a few words, which were used to describe the Walibi adventure. Traditionally the participants get the opportunity to visit this theme park in Biddinghuizen during the Haarlem Jamborette. Every subcamp dominates the rollercoasters for one day, but last Friday it was Dunes of Orange’s turn. “It was very nice. […] Read More >>

A nice day at Aqua

(8/4/2015)While the weather is getting better, it is a perfect time to visit the last activity: aqua. We joined the trip on WS ‘De Koophandel’ and went sailing afterwards. Before we entered the boat, the participants were split up in two different groups to participate in two tours. The first group visited ‘de Adriaan’, a […] Read More >>
Open Day

Open Day: Exploring the Haarlem Jamborette

(8/2/2015)The open day was a great success yet again! With thousands of visitors this camp was even more vivid today. Mums and dads, aunties and uncles, brothers, sisters and grandparents, everyone was invited to take a look at the camp we created together. There were a lot of activities planned for today. Trail, Arts & […] Read More >>

Let’s party in colour!

(8/2/2015)That was quite a party! At half past nine the Jambo Boulevard turned green, yellow, red and orange. Scouts from all over the world really ‘coloured their camp’, like the invitation insisted. We saw green tutu’s, orange painted faces, yellow approved shirts and red spray painted hairdo’s. DJ Thomas threw in some great songs and […] Read More >>

Time for adventure!

(8/2/2015)This is already the 7th day of the Jamborette and, over the last days, we’ve noticed that there are all sorts of scouts. There are scouts who like to party every night at the Mokkie, scouts who are waiting for hours in a queue to have a portion of fries, scouts who are trying to […] Read More >>

From a cultural city walk to a real punishment

(7/31/2015)Hiking. It’s always an adventure for the real scout. During the Haarlem Jamborette participants have not one, not two, not three, but four different opportunities to have a great walk. They all have different locations and difficulty levels, but they all create stories to tell. The Jambo Journal ties one’s laces, walks and talks.   […] Read More >>
Hoofdfoto Arts&Crafts

The Arts and Crafts Team is ready for your creativity!

(7/30/2015)This year at the Haarlem Jamborette there are alot of activities for the artistic scouts. The activities are divided into two areas, Art and Crafts. Decorating bags, painting stones, drama, real life Angry Birds and egg courses are only a couple examples of the activities that are available at the Arts and Crafts tent. The […] Read More >>