These badge requirements were updated on 26 January 2018. The previous badge requirements can still be used until 31 January 2019, to allow for transition where necessary.
- Over three months, be actively involved in a hobby of your choice.
- Show and explain to your leader or Explorer Scout Young Leader what equipment, materials and background information you have used to take part in your hobby including any safety rules.
- Talk about your hobby including why you have chosen it and what you enjoy about it.
- Talk to your leader about how you plan to develop your hobby, interest or skill in the future.
You can earn more than one Hobbies Badge.
A hobby is an activity done regularly in leisure time for enjoyment.