The Brownie Journey is a three year programme. Each year the Brownies will earn a new Journey badge - Detect, Investigate and Explore
Sash layout - click here to see where the badges go on the Brownie Sash.
Interest Badges are the badges that complement the core programme. They have been designed to allow the girls to create an interest in, develop skills in, increase knowledge of, change attitudes towards and investigate a wide variety of topics.
In general badges will take 3-4 meetings to complete for Brownie Branch.
Here is a list of the wide variety of badges available for Brownies. Leaders can access the badge syllabus by logging into OGM. The badge details are also provided in the girls' Brownie Passport and the Brownie Leader Journey Planner.
Art and Craft
Independent Living Skills
Irish Culture and Traditions
Safety in the Home
World Thinking Day badge
A Brownie receives this badge when she attends a World Thinking Day ceremony and takes part in activities based on the yearly World Thinking Day theme.
This badge is worn to show that we are members of a worldwide organization.
If a Brownie brings a friend along to a Brownie meeting and the friend becomes a fellow Brownie, each of them receive half of a cara badge (friendship).
When stitch comes to visit a Brownie Unit, the girls will be able to have a Stitch badge.