The 35th Southern Cross Brigade will start on 28 December 2017 and finish on 17 January 2018. The majority of the three week trip will be spent in a camp just outside of Havana. This year’s program will also give participants an opportunity to spend time in Havana and to travel from Havana, on the west side of the island, to the city of Santa Clara in the middle of the island and also to Granma Province in eastern Cuba. The brigade program includes a visit to Bayamo, Manzanillo, Niquiero and the Commandancia de la Plata in the Sierra Maestra Mountains.
The 2017-18 Southern Cross Brigade program can be found here.
The program is subject to minor changes due to weather and other unforeseeable events. The purpose of the brigade is to actively participate and engage in activities and brigadistas are expected to attend all scheduled activities in the program.