May 2011


Content by: Alan K. McRae

On 19th September, 1876, Murdoch McRae married Ellen Lewin (aged 28) at “Bowood” at Inverell.  The couple were married by Reverend Archibald Cameron with their marriage certificate witnessed by Ellen’s brother, Franck Charles Lewin and one of Murdoch’s brothers, Farquhar McRae.

Canberra Aust. Highland Gathering and Scottish Fair

Event Date and Time: 

Saturday, October 8, 2011 (All day)

Saturday, 8th October, 2011 - Canberra College of Piping and Drumming A.C.T. Pipe Band Championships and Highland Gathering' Kambah Playing Fields, Kett Street, Kambah in Canberra.

For the first time in many years a Highland Gathering and Scottish Fair Day is  being held in conjunction with the Pipe Band championships.  President Alan McRae is planning to attend with a Clan tent so that Clan MacRae members  will have a meeting place.