Pipe Bands Victoria is delighted to announce that The Hon. Ted Baillieu MLA, Premier of Victoria and Minister for the Arts has accepted the position of Chieftain of both the VHPBA Inc. and APBA Inc. Victoria Branch. It is hoped to be able to conduct a presentation at a suitable occasion in the near future.
Premier Baillieu is only the second appointment as Chieftain, the first being Sir Rupert Hamer. The position has remained vacant since the death of Sir Rupert in 2004.