Category: Events

City of Melbourne Pipe Band 120th Anniversary Gala Ball

The City of Melbourne Highland Pipe Band is celebrating our 120th Anniversary with a Gala Ball on Saturday 7 July at the Collingwood Town Hall. We invite friends from the pipe band community to join us for this special occasion.

PBV Ensemble Presentation for Bands

Pipe Bands Vic cordially invites the music leaders of your band to attend a presentation of ‘Ensemble’ being held at the Maroondah Club on Sunday 17 June at 1:00pm prior to the Branch Council meeting. This presentation is not only

Terry Tully Recital – Friday 20 April 2018

Pipe Bands Victoria is pleased to advise that the Victorian Pipers Association has a major Piping Recital being held this coming Friday 20th April, featuring one of the greatest pipers of our time, Terry Tully from Ireland. Terry Tully is

ANZAC Day 2018 | Melbourne March

Please see attached memo detailing massed band arrangements immediately following the march to the Shrine of Remembrance on ANZAC Day. ANZAC2018

Warrnambool Workshops 2018

The 2018 annual South West Coast Piping Drumming Dancer workshop will be held from 13-15 April 2018. Terry Tully, former Pipe Major of the World Champion St Laurence O’Toole Pipe Band is the key international tutor this year, and will

Daylesford Highland Gathering – CANCELLED

Pipe Bands Victoria has just received advice from the Daylesford Highland Gathering that the entire gathering scheduled for Saturday 2 December 2017 has been cancelled. The promoter apologises for any inconvenience, but due to severe weather forecasts and in the

Performance Opportunities for Pipers, Drummers & Drum Majors

Please refer attached memo regarding opportunities for performance. These opportunities are constantly under exploration by Pipe Bands Victoria with a view to enabling members from all bands to perform at events where their own band may not be able to

2017 Drum Majors Practical Workshops

Pipe Bands Victoria is offering a 2017 practical series of workshops for Drum Majors. Conducted over two sessions, the workshops will be conducted at the Ambulance Victoria Training Room, corner of Brady and Boundary Street, South Melbourne. Session 1: Sunday

Bendigo Highland Pipe Band – 80th Anniversary Celebrations

Join with Bendigo Highland Pipe Band to commemorate its 80th Anniversary. To celebrate its 80th Anniversary, the band is putting on a free concert on Saturday the 13th of May in Eaglehawk’s beautiful Canterbury Park Gardens. The concert, starting at

ANZAC March Results, Melbourne

The results for for the Pipe Band Category in this year’s ANZAC Day March are as follows: 1. Hawthorn City Pipe Band 2. Rats of Tobruk Memorial Pipes & Drums 3. Victoria Scottish Pipes & Drums Congratulations to the winners,