Equipment Hire

Here at the Association we have an array of equipment available to hire to Duke of Edinburgh Groups for a nominal fee. These can also be hired out to public groups on request.

OUTDOOR EQUIPMENT

Our equipment store includes:

Waterproof jackets, Waterproof Trousers, Hillwalking boots

Rucksacks, Rucksack liners, Sleeping bags, Multi mats

Tents, Emergency group shelters

Trangia Stoves

Digital cameras, Go Pro cameras, Multi battery charging packs

We are looking to further add to our clothing and equipment store, so please do let us know of anything else you would like to find in our store.

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Minibus

The Duke of Edinburgh's Award Perth & Kinross Association has it’s own minibus - a 17-seat Ford Transit bus with tow bar. It’s currently getting the new Duke of Edinburgh's Award logo emblazoned on it.

 

 

Qualifications

To be Able to drive this you should hold the relevant driving category on your licence, D1, and if you intend to tow anything on it, D1 + E. Our insurers insist that you be a MiDAS trained driver as well. We can offer this training, usually when demand dictates.

Cost

We charge 25 pence per mile and ask that you return it with the same amount of fuel you received it with (usually a full tank), as well as leaving it clean and tidy for the next group to use.

 

ROOM HIRE

The meeting room at the Association Office is set in the grounds of the beautiful and tranquil Kincarrathie House and i 5 minutes from Perth city centre. It comes equipped with a laptop, projectorand screen and can comfortably accommodate 10-12 people for group work or 15 people - theatre style. Catering can also be provided. For further details and cost, please contact the Office on 01738 627455.

Boma Wheelchair

The Boma off-road battery powered wheelchair is designed for users with many different levles of disability, making the countryside accessible and giving the freedom to explore. For further information about hiring the Boma, please contact the office (01738 627455) or have a look at the link below:

Boma Wheelchair