Central Western Region (Ext)


Badge Description

Scout emblem

Kangaroos in the area

Aircraft = Qantas Home and Museum at Longreach

White Machine Draglines = Coal mining pays a big part of the old Central Western Region

Windmills are all over the Region with some very big ones and was part of the old Central Western Region

Wheat = agricultural farming throughout the region

Previous Badge Variations

The following are variations of the badge:

Type: Woven bound, orange border

52 x 50 mm




Central Western Region was first established in 2003.  In 2014, Central Western Region combined with Western Region to form Central and Western Region [1].  Central Western Region’s last Region Commissioner was John Finn.


Central Western Region Groups: Barcaldine Scout Group, Blackwater Scout Group, Capella Scout Group, Emerald Scout Group, Longreach Scout Group, Middlemount Scout Group, Winton Scout Group 


  1. Scouts Australia, Queensland Branch (2014). Annual Report 2013-2014. p. 3.