Scots of Victoria

Ringwood Highland Games & Celtic Festival

Member Society Name: ABN: RN: State: Country: Ringwood Highland Games & Celtic Festival   Victoria Australia
Secretary: Email: Alistair McInnes Secretary
Patron Simon Abney-Hastings The 15th Earl of Loudoun
Committee President:          Steve Kent Vice President: David Wilson Treasurer:          Thelma Dreager Committee Members:
  • Gwendoline Bell
  • David Caine
  • Jeff Henderson
  • Steaphan McRath
  • Wayne Makin
  • Alan Strachan
  • Rhonda Watson
Meetings Annual Highland Games at East Ringwood Reserve, East Ringwood
2019 Calendar Sunday 31st March 2019   9.00am – 5.00pm Ringwood Highland Gathering JW Manson Reserve Selkirk Avenue, Wantirna (Directions: Turn off Wantirna Road into Selkirk Ave & arrive at the reserve after 400 metres)
Purpose: To bring all Scottish Groups together with the community to celebrate the traditions and heritage of Scotland in a Highland Gathering
Short history: The Highland Games were instigated by the first lady mayor of Ringwood City Council, the late Elizabeth Penny.It was her idea to also found the Ringwood Caledonian Society. The Highland Games have been held every year since starting in 1966.
Established: 1966 Jubilee Park, Ringwood.
Affiliations: Scots of Victoria Co-ordinating Group.