Marlin Coast District (Ext)
The Marlin Coast area is famous for the Blue Marlin and the prized Black Marlin and is unique as this same area is inside the Coral Sea and the Great Barrier Reef. The coast is also home to the Cassowary a unique flightless bird that lives in dense shrub and rain forest area in the North Queensland region.
Marlin Coast district was formed in 1999 [1, 2], and was de-registered on 9th August 2006 . In 2003, the District Commissioner was Helen Whittington .
Marlin Coast district Groups (1999): Northern Beaches Scout Group, Mosman Scout Group, Kuranda Scout Group, Cowbay Scout Group 
Marlin Coast district Groups (2003): Northern Beaches Scout Group, Mosman Scout Group, Kuranda Scout Group 
- Digweed, p. Region Commissioner, Far North Region. Personal communique 17.2.2018
- Whittington, H. Group Leader, Northern Beaches Scout Group, Far North Queensland Personal communique 17.8.2018
- Scouts Australia, Queensland Branch. Electronic archive database retrieved 8 April 2018
- Scouts Australia, Queensland Branch (2003, November 6). Formation listing 2003.