Central West District


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Central West district was formed in 2017 [1].  The district is named after Outback Queensland’s Central West which is the birthplace of Qantas and Watlzing Matilda.  It is also where the Stockman’s Hall of Fame is located.  The world’s largest collection of Australian dinosaur fossils can be found at the Australian Age of Dinosaurs Museum in Winton.  Its first District Commissioner was Elizabeth West [2].


Central West District Groups (2018): Barcaldine Scout Group , Longreach Scout Group , Winton Scout Group [3]


  1. Scout’s Life (2017). From the Chief Commissioner. Issue 9, p.4.
  2. Finn, J. Region Commissioner, Central and Western Region. Personal communique 2.8.2019.
  3. Scouts Queensland. https://cwqldscouts.wixsite.com/cwqld/our-locations Retrieved on 31.7.2019