Australia Day Honours 2019

Pipe Bands Victoria is extremely pleased to congratulate Dr John Menzies OAM who has made a significant and life long contribution to the communities of south-west Victoria. He is also a member of the Robert Burns Festival organising committee, the Robert Burns Club of Campberdown and a long-time piper with Warrnambool and District Pipes and Drums. In years past, John and his wife Carolyn also organised the Wuurong Music Festival at his home just out of Camperdown. This cultural event also ran for many years.

An article about John appearing in the Warrnambool Standard can be viewed via the following link:

https://www.standard.net.au/story/5867965/four-decades-of-good-medicine-recognised/?cs=12