8500 Scouts are about to arrive near Wollongong.

By Greg Ellis
Updated January 2 2016 - 10:56am, first published January 1 2016 - 4:22pm
Ready for action: Scouts from around Australia and the world will do many activities over the next two weeks at the 24th national jamboree near Appin.
Ready for action: Scouts from around Australia and the world will do many activities over the next two weeks at the 24th national jamboree near Appin.

Cataract State Park will become Australia’s 35th largest city this weekend when 1500 six-person tents and 325 temporary structures accommodate 10,000 Scouts and leaders.

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