Fort Lytton District

 

Badge Description

Scout logo in yellow sun

Hills and Tent = Camp Hill, wagon trains travelling between Brisbane and Cleveland used to camp on this hill in the late 1800s.

Dove on tent = from the former Coorparoo district badge.  Corparoo is the Aboriginal word for White Dove

Cannon = Cannon at Fort Lytton

Boat = Sailing on Moreton Bay

Yellow writing

History

Fort Lytton district is named after Fort Lytton, a defence facility by the Brisbane River which is within the district.  The fortification was in use between the colonial era till WWII.  During WWII the fort defended the Brisbane submarine base.  Fort Lytton District was established in 2012, and made up of groups from Moreton Bay district and Chatsworth District [1].

Groups

Fort Lytton District Group (2012): Bayside Sea Scout Scout Group, Belmont Scout Group, Gumdale Scout Group, Hemmant Scout Group, Manly-Lota Scout Group, Morningside Scout Group, Mount Bruce Scout Group, Wynnum Scout Group [1]

Fort Lytton District Group (2018): Bayside Sea Scout Scout Group, Belmont Scout Group, Gumdale Scout Group, Hemmant Scout Group, Manly-Lota Scout Group, Morningside Scout Group, Mount Bruce Scout Group, Wynnum Scout Group [2]

References

  1. Scouts Australia, Queensland Branch. Electronic archive database retrieved March 2018
  2. Scouts Australia, Queensland Branch (2018, March 7). Formation listing 2018. Retrieved from https://scoutsqld.com.au/members/formation-listing/