Scouting Queensland
Scouts Australia
World Organisation of the Scout

Lord Baden Powell on Wikipedia
Baden-Powell's Foot Print About Lord Baden-Powell, also known as B-P, the founder of the Scouting Movement. Picture is Baden-Powell's foot print.

Knots on Wikipedia
Information about Knots. See "Basic useful knots" at the bottom of the page, it summarises what knots are commonly used for.

List Of Knots on Wikipedia
A list of every knot!
Animated Knots A great place to learn about knots with clear animated examples. Fast forward and rewind using your mouse make it easy to see how its done! See the 'Scouting' section.

Google Scouting Resources
Hundreds of links to Scout information and resources.


Encompass Newsletters
are a Queensland monthly Scout newsletter with news from all over Queensland and our Commissioners for each section.

Geoscience Australian -
Topographic Mapping

Geoscience Australia's National Geographic and Information Group is the Australian Government's national mapping agency. There is a wealth of information here about maps, topographical maps, elevation data, theme and reference maps.

Map Reading Guide
The Map Reading Guide is an excellent and simple introduction to topographic maps, suitable for anyone with an interest in maps.
Bureau of Meteorology, weather information, forecasts, current warnings, tides & ocean conditions.

Brisbane Weather Radar
See rain and storm activity in an animated display over the last few minutes.

Whats on in Brisbane?
See WeekendNotes, its a free email newsletter which reviews fun and interesting things to do in your city.

Australian Scout Group Locator
The Australian Scout Group Locator aims to allow visitors to find scout groups based on Location, rather than just name. It has about 550 groups and is growing by the day. Australian Scout Group Locator It allows users to search by address, group name, or just browse around and find maps.