Category: Immediate

Change of Venue | Geelong Highland Gathering 2019

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

Ballarat Contest Draw (Updated)

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

Daylesford Highland Gathering | Results Master Sheet

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

December PBV & VHPBA Council Meetings (Updated)

The December meeting of Pipe Bands Victoria and the VHPBA will be held on Sunday 9 December 2018 at 10:30am at Watsonia RSL, 6 Morwell Avenue, Watsonia, 3087. A copy of the meeting agenda is attached. All members welcome. For

Drill & Dress Information to assist bands

Ahead of the new pipe band competition season, the Drill and Dress Panel has prepared a brief information sheet to assist bands in further refining their performances in the dress, march-off and street march events at our competitions. Please refer to the

Vale David Ramsay

It is with sadness we acknowledge the sudden passing of David Ramsay. David ran the Scottish Shop “Celtic Affairs” with his wife Anne and other family members. David was a quiet achiever and supporter of bands and highland activities and

Annual General Meeting & Council Agenda

The Annual General meeting and October Council meetings of both the VHPBA and Pipe Bands Victoria will be held at Geelong RSL, Barwon Heads Road, Belmont, on Sunday 14th October, 2018. All members are invited to attend. The Annual General

Vale Stuart Evans (Updated)

Stuart Evans, a stalwart of the City of Melbourne Pipe Band has suddenly passed away after a short battle with cancer. We extend our deepest condolences to Stuart’s family, and the members of the City of Melbourne Pipe Band. Stuart

Victorian Solo Drumming Championships 2018

Congratulations to all winners at today’s solo drumming championships at Scotch College. We thank all participants who helped make this a great day of drumming. Thank you also to our judges Dean Hall and Andrew Womersley and to Scotch College

Band Ensemble Presentation

As per the recent invitation to bands and members, Pipe Bands Vic is pleased to advise there has been significant uptake in the invitation to the music leaders of bands to attend a presentation of ‘Ensemble’ being held at the

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