In terms of scouting, Diamentina district was formed in 2017 . Some scout groups deliver the scout program via School of the Air. The Scouts of the Air program is administratively located within Diamantina District . Its first District Commissioner was Albert Shelley. 
Diamantina District Groups (2018): Cloncurry Scout Group, Mount Isa Scout Group 
- Scout’s Life (2017). From the Chief Commissioner. Issue 9, p.4.
- Queensland Branch Scouting Instruction QBSI Section 126.96.36.199. v4 12/2018
- Finn, J. Region Commissioner, Central and Western Region. Personal communique 2.8.2019.
- Scouts Queensland. Central and Western Region Locations website. Retrieved on 31.7.2019