Melbourne Tartan Festival 19 – 22 July 2018


JULY 19th 2018
A high energy Ceilidh (dance) at the historic
Abbotsford Convent.
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FRIDAY JULY 20th 2018
Unlock your Scottish ancestry with assistance from the
Genealogical Society of Victoria – more details to come.

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.
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Fiona Ross and Ken Nicol – Melbourne Gig

Fiona Ross Ken Nicol

Scottish Events – February/March


Robert Burns Club of Melbourne

68th Annual Burns Supper

Glenroy RSL

February 3rd 2018 commencing at 6:30pm
Details at: Burns Supper

Brunswick Scottish Society

Annual Burns Supper

Fleming Park Hall.

6:00pm, Saturday 17th February 2018
Details at: Brunswick Burns

Scots Day Out – Bendigo

Sights, Sounds & Tastes for Bonnie Bravehearts

Free Event.

9:00am, Saturday 3rd March 2018
Details at: Bendigo

Brunswick Scottish Society

March Social

Saturday 17th March, 7:45pm
Details at: March Social


Geelong Highland Gathering

One of Victoria’s largest Highland Gatherings

Goldsworthy Reserve,

Goldsworthy Road, Corio

9:00am, Sunday 18th March 2018
Details at: Geelong HG

Ringwood Highland Games

Ringwood East Sports Ground

Cnr Mt Dandenong Rd & Dublin Rd, Ringwood East

9:00am Sunday 25th March 2018
Details at: Ringwood

Clan Cameron Gathering

Gold Coast 2018

Friday 20th April – Sunday 22nd April
Details at: Cameron 2018

Scottish Events – July & August 2017


A Family Ceilidh

 An afternoon of Scottish Dancing and music for the whole family featuring  the Melbourne Scottish Fiddle Club.

July 23rd 2017 commencing at 2pm
Details at: Family Ceilidh

Hogmanay in July

A Scottish New Year’s Eve in Melbourne featuring the Scotch College Pipes and Drums.

7:00pm, Saturday 29th July 2017
Details at: Hogmanay

The Melbourne Scottish Fiddle Club


Untamed Ceilidh 2017

7:30pm, 12 August 2017
Details at: Untamed Ceilidh

The Ringwood Pipe Band


Flowers of Scotland

Dinner Dance & Concert

6:30pm, 19th August 2017
Details at: Flowers

Brunswick Scottish Society

August Social

Saturday 19th August, 7:45pm
Details at: August Social

Glenbrae China Fundraiser Evening



7PM – 10PM, Saturday, 28th August 2017
Details at: Fundraiser

Scottish – What’s On In July

Scotland the Brave

Scotland The Brave is the smash hit celebration of the best of traditional Scottish music, song, and dance.

June 30th 8pm, July 2nd 2pm
Details at: Scotland the Brave

Kirkin’ O’ the Tartan

Celebrate the anniversary of the repeal of the Act of Proscription at the Kirkin’ O’ the Tartan Service at Scots Church, Collins Street, Melbourne.

11.00am Sunday, July 2nd
Details at: Kirkin

‘Weary’ Dunlop Memorial Service

Commemorate the life of one of Australia’s greatest citizens on the anniversary of his birth.

12 July 2017, 11am – 12noon
Details at: Memorial Service

Brunswick Scottish Society

July Social

Saturday 15th July, 1:45pm
Details at: July Social

The June edition of the Scottish Voice is available here