Monthly Archives: April 2018

Melbourne Tartan Festival 19 – 22 July 2018

  CEILIDH DANCE  JULY 19th 2018 A high energy Ceilidh (dance) at the historic Abbotsford Convent. Learn More at: Ceilidh GENEALOGY DAY FRIDAY JULY 20th 2018 Unlock your Scottish ancestry with assistance from the Genealogical Society of Victoria. Learn More at: Genealogy Day GALA DINNER SATURDAY JULY 21st 2018 The premier event of the festival […]

Melbourne Tartan Festival – Gala Dinner

  Saturday 21st July The premier event of the festival held in the majestic Main Hall of the Melbourne Town Hall with pipers greeting guests for a red carpet arrival, drinks & canapes on arrival, including a 3 course meal and drinks. VIP guest speakers and an evening of superb entertainment featuring : o Victoria […]

Melbourne Tartan Festival – Ceilidh

  Thursday 19th July Dance the night away to the music of the renowned Melbourne Scottish Fiddle Club at the historic Abbotsford Convent Rubina Auditorium. Ceilidh (pronounced “Kay-lee”) comes from the Gaelic for ‘gathering’ or ‘party’. A traditional ceilidh may have included dancing, poetry, stories and music. These days a ceilidh is usually centred around […]