Category: Vic Branch news

Victorian Youth Pipe Band | EOI Belfast Tattoo Tutor/Chaperone

Expressions of interest are being sought for a female to join the upcoming Belfast International Tattoo trip in September 2019. This is an exciting opportunity for a person with the relevant skills to help showcase the Victorian Youth Pipe Band on an

State & Branch Council Meeting, Sunday 5th August 2018

The August Council meetings of both the VHPBA and Pipe Bands Victoria will be held at the Scotch College, 1 Morrison Street, Hawthorn on Sunday 5th August, 2018. All members are invited to attend. The meetings will commence at 1:00pm.

Victorian Youth Pipe Band Update

The Victorian Youth Pipe Band have sent out preliminary letters to those applicants who have applied for the Youth Band’s trip to Belfast in 2019. The first Band Camp has been organised for the 8th & 9th of September. It

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

Queen’s Birthday Honours 2018

Pipe Bands Victoria is extremely pleased to congratulate Anthony Sell OAM and Donald Blair OAM who have made significant and life long contributions to pipe bands and Scottish culture in Victoria and also had an impact throughout Australia. We also

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

ANZAC Day March 2018 | Melbourne

Results for 2018 ANZAC Day March through Melbourne to the Shrine of Remembrance are as follows: Juvenile Bands Haileybury Pipe Band Monivae College [ non pipe band ] PLC Pipe Band Pipe Bands Watsonia Pipe Band Old Scotch Pipe Band

2020 Australian Pipe Band Championships (updated)

Pipe Bands Victoria is pleased to announce that the the promoter for the 2020 Australian Pipe Band Championships is the Maryborough Highland Society. The Championships will be held in Maryborough at Princes Park on 4 & 5 April 2020. The

Victorian Youth Pipe Band Application Form

Please find attached the new online application form for the Victorian Youth Pipe band. Further information can be obtained by emailing the secretary at, or by directly contacting Scott Nicolson (Vice Principal of Piping), or Andrew Womersley (Vice Principal