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

History

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.

Groups

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 

References

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