Month: January 2016

February Branch & State Council Meeting

The February Council meetings of Pipe Bands Victoria will be held on Sunday 21 February 2016 at: Crowe Horwath (Accountants) Ballarat 21 Armstrong Street North Ballarat The meeting will commence at 1:00pm and light refreshments have kindly been organised by

Brian Niven OAM

Congratulations to piping judge Brian Niven on being awarded the Medal of the Order of Australia in the Australia Day Honours for services to pipe bands and the community.   Brian played with City of Melbourne Highland Pipe Band before

Obituary for David Reid former Vice President of the VHPBA & founding member of Moorabbin Pipe Band

The VHPBA was sad to learn that David Reid former Vice President of the VHPBA and founding member of the Moorabbin Pipe Band passed away on January 20 2016. Obituary attached   Obituary-for-David-Reid-

Updated Bendigo SDO Contest Draw

Please find attached the updated contest draw for the Scots Day Out contest at Bendigo. Bendigo Draw 2016-Mk4

Vale David Reid

    Farewell David Reid Pipe Bands Victoria is sorry to hear of the death on 20 January 2016 of David McPherson Reid, former Vice President of the VHPBA      David was born in Glasgow some 86 years ago,

Bendigo Scots Day Out Contest Draw

Attached is the Contest Draw for the Scots Day Out at Bendigo to be held on Saturday 13 February 2016. We look forward to a great day of piping, drumming, highland dancing and other activities supported by the City of