Floriade, Canberra

Clan Mackenzie Gathering 2018

Canberra Friday 5th – Sunday 7th October 2018

The gathering will coincide with the Canberra Burns Club Highland Gathering on Saturday 6th October at the Kambah District Playing Fields across the road from the Canberra Burns Club.

Events include:

Friday 5th October
Welcome Dinner

Saturday 6th October
DAY: Canberra Burns Highland Gathering Kambah District Playing Fields
EVENING: Clan Mackenzie dinner and Ceilidh Canberra Burns Club

Sunday 7th
Clan Mackenzie breakfast

Members are requested to book their own Canberra accommodation. The committee is staying in Woden, not far from the Burns Club in Kambah.

To arrange catering and seating it’s necessary to confirm well in advance which functions members plan to attend (ie Friday night; Saturday night; Sunday breakfast). Please advise:

Geraldine Fennessy
1 Finsbury Way, Camberwell VIC Australia 3124 ph 03 9889 5304 gd.fennessy@bigpond.com

Mackenzie meeting

Clan castle2


Melbourne Tartan Festival

19-22 July 2018


Thursday 19th July Ceilidh at the Abbotsford Convent (with Melbourne Scottish Fiddle Club)

Friday 20th July from 10.00 am Genealogy Day Geneological Society of Victoria. 4 sessions available; bookings essential.

Saturday 21st 6.30pm Gala Dinner Melbourne Town Hall, featuring: Celtic Rock Band Claymore, Scottish singer Fiona Ross, Melbourne Scottish Fiddlwe Club, Victoria Police Pipe Band

Sunday 22nd 10:45am Kirkin’ O’ the Tartan Service Scots Church Melbourne. Morning tea at Church Hall: bookings essential.

Sunday 22nd 1:00pm Pipe Band Recital Melbourne Highland Pipe Band, Gordon Reserve, Spring St Melbourne

Information and bookings for all events at: www.melbournetartanfestival.com.au

International Tartan Day

Saturday 21st July, Brisbane QLD www.aussie-scotts.org.au

Past Events

Scottish Related Events 2016


13 Meadows SA -A Taste of Scotland

19 Sydney, NSW – Scots on the Rocks Chaotic Ceilidh

20 Perth, WA – Caledonian Society of WA Autumn Picnic at Whiteman Park

20 Corio, VIC – Geelong Highland Gathering

23 Camperdown, NSW – Scottish Diaspora Tapestry


3 Perth, WA – Combined Clans Picnic, Kings Park

3 Ringwood, VIC – 40th Ringwood Highland Games

9 Bundanoon, NSW – 39th Bundanoon Highland Gathering

28-2 Glen Innes, NSW – Australian Celtic Festival


14 Albury, NSW – The Scots School Albury Highland Gathering and Tattoo

14 Albury, NSW – National Clan Mackenzie Gathering at Scots School

20-22 Camperdown, VIC – Robert Burns Scottish Festival

28 Berry, NSW – Berry Celtic Festival

28 Morley, WA – The Celtic Shindig 2016


10-13 Portarlington, VIC – National Celtic Festival

11-12 Boonah, QLD – Fassifern Highland Gathering

17-24 Sydney, NSW – Scottish Heritage Week Celebrations 2016

25-26 Kilmore, VIC – Kilmore Celtic Festival

26 Spring Hill, QLD – Kirkin 'O' the Tartan, Brisbane


2 Aberdeen, NSW – Aberdeen Highland Games

10 Greenbank, QLD – Scotland in the Park


3 Norah Head, NSW – 20th Annual Gathering of the Clans

17 Nelson Bay, NSW – Clans on the Coast

18 Armadale, WA – Armadale Highland Gathering Perth Kilt


8 Kambah,ACT – Canberra Highland Games

9 Mount Barker, SA – Mount Barker Highland Gathering


27 Forrest, ACT – St Andrews Day, Kirkin 'o' the Tartan Service

27 Sydney, NSW – St Andrews Day, Kirkin 'o' the Tartan Service


3 Daylesford, VIC – Daylesford Highland Games