Scots of Victoria

Upcoming Events

May 2024

Clans & Societies Highland Ball

Highland Ball 2 Course Dinner BYO Drinks Featuring: Watsonia RSL Pipes & Drums, Highland Dancing Display, Scottish Country Dancing and Old Time Dancing ...
04 May
7:00 PM - 11:55 PM
Brunswick Town Hall
Brunswick Town Hall

Untamed Ceilidh

No dance experience necessary. All dances taught on the night in a super friendly way ...
11 May
7:30 PM - 11:00 PM
St Mary's
428 Queensberry St, North Melbourne
June 2024

National Celtic and FolkFestival

Over the last 20 years, the festival has taken on a new form while staying true to its homage. After a significant move to Portarlington in 2004, the National Celtic Folk Festival has become a winter staple in the small, historic town, taking place over the June long weekend every year. Spanning over ten venues, the event now includes a wide variety of activities including Irish and Scottish ceili, bush dances, theatre, pipes and drums, Celtic martial arts and most recently, the Heavy Games. ...
07 - 11 Jun
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Portarlington, Vic

Robert Burns Celtic Festival

The Robert Burns Celtic Festival is a winter literary and music festival, celebrating Scotland’s national Poet and the Celtic culture in poetry, song, music and dance, in and around the historic buildings of Camperdown. ...
21 - 23 Jun
All Day
Camperdown, Victoria

Kirkin’ O’ The Tartan

The Scottish community of Victoria commemorates the repeal of the Act of Proscription on 1st July 1782 with the annual Kirkin’ O’ The Tartan service at The Scots’ Church in Collins Street, Melbourne. The Parade of Clans procession is piped in to the kirk (church) where Clan representatives present their tartans before the communion table. Wear your clan tartan with pride and join The Scots’ Church congregation at this years’ service. ...
30 Jun
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Scots' Church
Collins St. Mlbourne
July 2024

A Tribute to Robert Burns with The Twa Bards

Don & Angela are The Twa Bards:  An engaging, entertaining musical conversation that brings history and its characters to life. Specialising in the music of Robert Burns, and complemented by  original and traditional songs in the Scottish genre... bringing flavour to the brew…  like whiskey & haggis, chilli & chocolate! Unique arrangements, rich vocal harmonies,  song stories, duelling flutes and more… a showcase of inimitable sco’s-aussie style. ...
06 Jul
1:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Kew Courthouse

Tartan Day Parade 2024

COLLINS STREET, MELBOURNE - SUNDAY 7TH JULY AT 2.00PM Parade route - Outside the Old Treasury Building, Spring St, down Collins Street and left into Regent Place (Westin Melbourne Hotel forecourt) THIS EVENT IS FREE Thank you to Pipe Bands Victoria for their support. ...
07 Jul
2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Collins Street

Tartan Festival Gala Dinner & Concert

2024 VIP Guest of Honour. We are delighted to announce that Dr Joseph Morrow CVO CBE KStJ KC LLD DL FRSE, the Right Honourable the Lord Lyon King of Arms has accepted an invitation from the Victorian Scottish Heritage Cultural Foundation to be Guest of Honour during the last week of the Melbourne Tartan Festival from 20th-28th July. The Main Hall of Melbourne Town Hall will be the setting for a grand and ceremonial welcome befitting the Office of the Lord Lyon at the Gala Dinner and Concert on Saturday 20th July, in what will be the premier event of the Melbourne Tartan Festival. ...
20 Jul
6:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Melbourne Town Hall

Distant Shores Of Scotland

Get ready for an unforgettable afternoon of Scottish music at the historic Kew Court House in collaboration with Melbourne Tartan Festival! Fresh off the release of his debut album, Graeme McColgan “The Scotsman” invites you to join him on a musical journey to the Distant Shores of his homeland, with songs of love, heartbreak and laughter ...
21 Jul
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Kew Courthouse
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