Category: Immediate-old

Bob’s family has advised that the funeral service will be held at The Scots Church 156 Collins Street Melbourne Wednesday 22 January 2020 at 10.30am In lieu of flowers, it is requested that donations be made to the Royal Children’s …

Funeral arrangements for the late RJK Semple OAM BEM Read More »

Our Pipe Bands Australia chieftain Bob Semple, in his 100th year, passed away this morning in Melbourne after a short illness. Bob will be remembered as a great Australia who unselfishly served his nation and the pipe band community with …

Vale RJK (Bob) Semple OAM BEM Read More »

Bands are reminded that entries for the 2020 Australian Pipe Band Championships which opened 1 January 2019 will close on 4 January 2020. Entries must be made online and the link to the entries page for the championships is https://www.australianpipebandchampionships.com.au/bands-entries …

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Please refer attached the contest draw for solo drumming at the upcoming St Arnaud contest this Saturday. Solo drumming will commence immediately following the conclusion of the band contest. SOLO DRUMMING DRAW – ST ARNAUD COMPETITION

Pipe Bands Victoria has been invited by the Shrine of Remembrance to provide a massed band for the Flag Lowering Ceremony at the Shrine on 11 November at 5pm, the final act of commemoration on Remembrance Day. The requirements would …

Remembrance Day 2019 Read More »

Please see attached the contest draw and relevant information for the upcoming Victorian Mini Band Championships on 12 October at St Arnaud. Band Order of Play-Mk1-300919

Entries are still open for the St Arnaud solo drumming contest but will close this Friday 4 October . All entries are to be submitted and paid online. The link for solo drumming entries is https://www.trybooking.com/BEBJY Music requirements can be found at …

St Arnaud Solo Drumming Entries Close Soon Read More »

Due to unexpected delays in the renovations at Goldsworthy Oval Corio, the Geelong Highland Gathering have advised Pipe Bands Victoria that they have had to move the Victorian Pipe Band Championships another venue. The Geelong Highland Committee were only advised …

Change of Venue | Geelong Highland Gathering 2019 Read More »

Please see attached the updated Mark II version of the contest draw for the Ballarat Highland Gathering on 24 February 2019. This versions reflects some amendments to timings for Grade 3 and Novice A and also includes: City of Melbourne …

Ballarat Contest Draw (Updated) Read More »

Please see attached the results master sheet from the Daylesford Highland Gathering held Saturday 1 December 2018. Daylesford Mastersheet 2018