LaSERIO expeditions

Girlguiding LaSER International Opportunities, also known as LaSERIO expeditions, are for Guides and Rangers aged 14-17 at the time of travel. One out of five yearly LaSERIO expeditions is for adults only, where participating members need to be aged 18-25 at the time of travel.

International Trip
Region grants

Selected girls and LaSERIO expedition leaders will be allocated a region grant to help towards their travel costs.

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Thailand 2019 Girlguiding Laser Badge
LaSERIO badges & challenges

Each year our LaSERIO expedition groups design badges to help them fundraise. Some even come with activity packs!

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South Africa Laserio 2008
Read our stories

Read past stories from our LaSERIO expedition members.

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Our 2019 expeditions are going to Argentina, Mongolia, Thailand and Uganda; our 2020 expeditions are due to take place in India, the Philippines, Kenya and China!

How to apply

Senior Girls
Girlguiding LaSER member aged 14-17?

Please contact your county international adviser for further details. Counties run international selection events for Rangers during May-July.

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South Africa Laserio 2008
Girlguiding LaSER member aged 18-25?

Contact us to be sent an application form. Applicants are invited to a region selection day in June.

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Girlguiding LaSER leader?

If you are a leader (holding an adult leadership qualification) aged 18-65 and you might like to run a future region expedition, contact us to be sent an application form. Applicants are invited to a region selection event in March.

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If you are successful through these rounds you’ll be invited to the LaSERIO weekend in September where the teams for the region expeditions will be formed. These expeditions will depart the following summer.

International Trip

Other ways to travel with Girlguiding

Why not apply for GOLD or get involved in UN or WAGGGS international conferences on issues that women and girls face. There are also regular international events including Moot, Roverway and the World Scout Jamboree!

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The LaSER world map

Learn where we've traveled and what projects girls have got up to. International region trips and expeditions from 2008 on wards are listed on our world map.

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