Maranoa District

 

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History

Maranoa is named after Maranoa Regional Council. The name Maranoa is thought to be from the Aboriginal word meaning “duck egg”. Maranoa district was formed in 2017 [1].  The first District Commissioner was Peter See [2]

Groups

Maranoa District Groups (2018): Tara Scout Group, Roma Scout Group, Charleville Scout Group, Thargomindah Scout Group [3]

Maranoa District Groups (2020): Tara Scout Group, Roma Scout Group, Charleville Scout Group, Thargomindah Scout Group, Mitchell Scout Group [4]

References

  1. Scout’s Life (2017). From the Chief Commissioner. Issue 9, p.4.
  2. RDSO Communication, Queensland Branch Headquarters, 7.2.2020.
  3. Scouts Queensland. Central and Western Region Locations website. Retrieved on 31.7.2019
  4. Scouts Queensland (2020). “Approval for New Scout Group in Mitchell”.  Chief’s Newsletter, 72: 25.