Welcome to the
Queen's York Rangers 2799
Army Cadet Corps


The Canadian Cadet Organization is a youth program of Sea, Army and Air Cadets with over 52,000 members across Canada.  Membership is open to teens of all backgrounds age 12-18. 

Cadets teaches leadership, citizenship, self-reliance, physical fitness, respect for others, and a multitude of valuable life skills.  It offers unique opportunities you won't find anywhere else.  We do cool stuff.   [read more]

 
 
 

 
   
Tuesday Evenings
Summer Administration and Supply Nights  

Arrival Time:  19:00
Dismissal Time:  20:30
Location:   John Graves Simcoe Armoury, 215 Industrial Parkway South, Aurora
 

Tuesday evenings are open to cadets who need parts of uniforms issued or exchanged, especially those going to summer camp who need a complete set of their DEU (dress uniform) and FTU (field uniform).

It is also a good night to bring new recruits to join, although they will have to wait until 1 September to actually enrol, but it is always best to get the paperwork done early!!

 
    

 
Sun 5 Jul 2015
Arrival at Blackdown  

Arrival Time:  10:00
Location:   Blackdown Cadet Training Centre, CFB Borden, ON
 

Cadets for all Blackdown 6 week Instructor, 3 Week A Serial Basic and 2 week A Serial General Training courses must arrive at Blackdown between 10:00 and noon (the sooner the better!!)

There is no bus, but car pooling is recommended.

Wear your DEU C2A (leave your jacket at home). Don't forget the important items on the Kit List, especially running shoes and dark coloured shorts.

Read the Joining Instructions:
- Pack what the Kit List tells you to (and what NOT to);
- Complete the forms eg Annex D Medication Form, Annex E Transportation Form, Annex F Parental Leave Authorization and Annex G Cadet Code of Conduct; and
- DO NOT FORGET YOUR HEALTH CARD AND YOUR COPY OF THE OFFER OF PARTICIPATION, TRAINING AND ACTIVITIES FOR SEA, ARMY AND AIR CADETS!!!

Cadet Order of Dress:
  C2A
 

[Blackdown CTC Joining Instructions]   
 

 
Sun 5 Jul 2015
Bus for Connaught  

Arrival Time:  10:50
Location:   Ray Twinney Recreation Complex, 100 Eagle Street West, Newmarket
 

6 Cadets for Basic Marksman A Serial, Fullbore Phase 1, Fullbore Phase 2 and ARMI must be at the Ray Twinney Recreation Complex at 10:50 for their bus to Connaught.

You will get onto Bus #1821A, which will take you to ASU Toronto where you will transfer to the Coach #1600A to Connaught.

Read the Joining Instructions:
- Pack what the Kit List tells you to (and what NOT to);
- Complete the forms eg Annex D Medication Form, Annex E Transportation Form, Annex F Parental Leave Authorization and Annex G Cadet Code of Conduct; and
- DO NOT FORGET YOUR HEALTH CARD AND YOUR COPY OF THE OFFER OF PARTICIPATION, TRAINING AND ACTIVITIES FOR SEA, ARMY AND AIR CADETS!!!

Cadet Order of Dress:
  C2A (only Fullbore Phase 2 may need to bring their jacket)
 

[Connaught CTC Joining Instructions]   
 

 

You can see an extended list of activities here.
 


Current cadets - find lots of valuable information and feedback from your officers and fellow cadets, join the Cadets & Staff of the QYR Facebook group.  Post questions, get help and advice.


Parents of current cadets, plus former cadets, local supporters and more - join the Facebook group Friends of the QYR and keep up to date on all the goings-on at 2799!