This site provides you with information about the Duke of Edinburgh Award as it is run at Northpine. Northpine is a registered operator with the Award. You can find out more about the Award by checking out the links below to the official Award site in Queensland and Australia.
Check out this promotional video from the Queensland chapter of the Award: 

What is the Duke of Ed Difference?

ALL participants will need to use the Online Record Book (ORB). Use the link below to setup an account or log into the ORB.
ORB - Login or Register Here...

There is a letter at the bottom of this page that is supplied to all who want to know how the Award works at Northpine. If you need more information then please contact Darryl Hobson or Colin Wilson.

Camps and Events for 2019




 Wednesday February 13 at 7pm  Information Night  Northpine Performing Arts Centre
New date
 Wednesday March 6 (3:30-5:30pm)
 Training Session 1  Northpine Room S13
 New date
Wednesday March 13 (3:30-5:30pm)
 Training Session 2  Northpine Room S13
 Wednesday March 20 (3:30-5:30pm)  Training Session 3  Northpine Room S13
 Friday March 22 – Sunday March 24  Training Camp  Mt Mee
 Friday May 17 - Sunday May 19  Silver Training Camp  Kenilworth State Forest
 Sunday June 16 – Monday June 17
 Bronze Practice Camp  Brisbane Forest Park
 Friday July 26 - Sunday July 28
 Silver Practice Camp  Cooloola NP or Bribie Island
 Sunday August 18 – Monday August 19  Bronze Qualifying Camp  Brisbane Forest Park
 Friday October 11 - Monday October 14  Silver Qualifying Camp  Moreton Island

Fees for 2019

The Queensland State Award Operating Authority (SAOA) would like to advise that there will be a slight increase in fees (by CPI only) for The Duke of Edinburgh's International Award (Duke of Ed) program in 2019. 
Please find below the new fees for 2019. These fees will be effective as of 1 January 2019. 

New Participants - $161.00
Continuing Participants to the next level - $115.50

More information about how to apply for this can be found on the QLD Award website here:-

NEW Fees for 2020

The Queensland Award Operating Authority (AOA) would like to advise that there will be a change to the participant fee structure and an increase in fees for The Duke of Edinburgh's International Award and Bridge Award programs from 1 January 2020, as outlined in the table below:

The Duke of Edinburgh's International Award and Bridge Award fees2020

Participant Fees

Duke of Ed Gold Award participant


Duke of Ed Silver Award participant


Duke of Ed Bronze Award participant


Replacement items

Bridge replacement books and all certificates and badges


Changes to fee structure:

Please note that the fee structure is also changing in-line with the National Award Operator’s (NAO) Recommended Retail Price (RRP) structureNoting that from the 1 January 2020 there will no longer be a separate continuation fee and a stepped fee structure will be adopted for Duke of Ed participant registration fees (this means that different fees will apply for Bronze, Silver and Gold).


The Queensland Duke of Edinburgh Award Office is on Facebook

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Darryl Hobson,
9 Feb 2019, 15:00
Darryl Hobson,
3 Mar 2019, 21:04