Scots of Victoria

Melbourne Highland Games & Celtic Festival

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Melbourne Highland Games & Celtic Festival

Victoria
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Secretary:
Email:
Alistair McInnes
Secretary
PatronSimon Abney-Hastings The 15th Earl of Loudoun
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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
MeetingsAnnual Highland Games at Eastfield Park, Croydon
2021Calendar Sunday 3rd October 2021  9.00am – 5.00pm
Melbourne Highland Games & Celtic Festival
Eastfield Park,
Croydon
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.

Melbourne