2017 GEELONG HIGHLAND GATHERING

The 2017 Geelong Highland Gathering will be held at Goldsworthy Reserve, Goldsworthy Rd Corio, Sunday 19th March  2017.

Entry prices:
Adults $15.00
Concession $10.00
Children 5-16 years $8.00
Children under 5 Free
Family ticket (2 adults 2 children) $40.00
 
Programs: Free
 
PLEASE NOTETHERE ARE NO ATM FACILITIES AVAILABLE AT THIS VENUE.
 
The 2017 Gathering will mark 160 years since the first Geelong Highland Gathering was held on New Years day 1858 and will be the 60th anniversary of the modern era, which began in 1958.
 
We are also honoured to host the Victorian Pipe Band Championships (VPBC) in 2017.
 
Other attractions include:
• Free Entertainment for Children
• Pipe Bands
• South Pacific Heavy Games Championships
• Highland & Scottish Dancing
• 42nd Highland Regiment
• Scottish/Celtic Stage
• Food, Drinks & Goods
• Clans & Heritage
• Western Martial Arts Academies of Australia
• Scottish Dogs
 
Timetable of Events: Please note these times are approximate only.

9 am: Highland dancers  and Vendors  commence 

10 am: Pipe Bands, Country dancers and Scottish Dogs commence

11:30: Heavy games commence

1pm: Official Welcome and Clans march

5pm:  Massed Bands display. (Due to Pipe Band Championships this will probably be later than usual)

Pipe Band Schedule 2017 Geelong Highland Gathering

As the pipe band schedule was late being finalised, it was not available at the time the Program went to print. However, it will be available from the Information tent on the day, or you can print it yourself from this link. 

http://www.pipebandsvic.com/wp-content/uploads/Geelong-Highland-Gathering-draw-2017.pdf

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