Irukandji District (Ext)
The badge was designed by the secretary of the District Association Mr Harriman, after consultation with the last 3 members of the Irukandji tribe 
Shield = Irukandji people’s tribal shield
Spear representing Irukandji people in the area
The badge was first issued in January 1963 
Irukandji district is named after the Yirrganydji (Irukandji) people who are the traditional custodians of a coastal strip of land called Djabugay country which runs from Cairns, up to Port Douglas (Mowbray River) .
Where scouting was concerned, Irukandji district was formed in 1961/2, and closed in 1973 [2, 3]. It merged with Central Cairns district and formed Barron River district. The first District Commissioner was D. M. Dudley 
Irukandji District Groups (1962) : Edge Hill Scout Group, Freshwater Scout Group, Machans Beach Scout Group, Kuranda Scout Group. 
Irukandji District Groups (1971) : Edge Hill Scout Group, Freshwater Scout Group, Machans Beach Scout Group, Mossman Scout Group. 
- Yirrganydji (Irukandji) people. (30/10/2018) Retrieved from: https://www.cairns.qld.gov.au/community-environment/first-people/culture-history
- Australian Boy Scouts Association, Queensland Branch (1962). Annual Report 1961-1962.
- Haskard, D. (1983). The complete book of Australian Scout badges: Part 2, Queensland and Papua New Guinea. Chatswood, NSW: Badgophilist Publications. p.13.
- The Boy Scouts Association, Queensland Branch (1971). Area, group and district directory 1971. Abel & Co.