Quest 2020

 Quest 2020 – Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update

In light of the coronavirus situation, we have carried out a review of the finances and considered the different options and we have had to take the difficult decision to cancel Quest 2020.  We are sure you will be as disappointed as we are that this decision is necessary.

We would like to take this opportunity to thank all the volunteers for all they have done in the planning of Quest 2020.

We are able to offer a refund to all participants and volunteers.  Details of how to claim your refund are being emailed to the address provided on your booking form.  If you have not received the email by 4th April 2020 please email All refund claims must with us by 30th April 2020.


Sara Malyon & Carrie Francombe                            Angela Peel

Lead Volunteers Quest 2020                                    County Commissioner



Quest is Girlguiding Oxfordshire’s county camp.  The camp is held every five years and includes hundreds of Guides, Rangers, Leaders and international members coming together to enjoy an activity packed camp.  The next camp is being held this Summer near Faringdon at the end of July.

Bookings for Guides, Rangers and Leaders are still being taken. Parents are advised to contact your daughter’s unit leader for a booking form.

Leaders can get more details from the members’ area (for adult members of Girlguiding Oxfordshire), including booking forms.

Visit for more information about the activities that will be offered.






Marvel, Mystery and Mayhem

Our Subcamp names for Quest 2020 are Inspirational Women. 

Each Division has selected a marvellous and inspirational woman to represent their subcamp.  The chosen names are detailed below:


Sub Camp Name


Amelia Earhart 

Bullingdon & Chiltern

Grace Hopper


Rosa Parks 

Oxford City 1

Rosalind Franklin

Oxford City 2

Jessica Ennis Hill 


Ellie Simmonds


Greta Thunberg

White Horse Vale

J K Rowling


Florence Nightingale


Beatrix Potter



Quest Shop needs you –

Do you have any ideas for items that should be sold in the Quest Shop during camp? Or perhaps there is an item that you think we should sell as part of the Girlguiding Oxfordshire souvenirs and merchandise.

Please email any suggestions to:  The best suggestions and ideas will be sold at Quest 2020!