Scots School Highland Gathering and Country Fair

Event Date and Time: 

Sunday, March 19, 2017 - 10:00am

19th March 2017 (Sunday) - Come along to the Scots School Highland Gathering and Country Fair to see the Clan MacRae and Scottish display, information and promotional marquee or just call for a chat. Come along and see items such as a Inverness 1795 halfpenny copper, a Scottish token featuring a bunch of roses and thistles on one side and a bountiful cornucopia on the other, an early woodcut engraving of Edinburgh, the capital of Scotland and a 1870 elaborately illustrated Freemasonry Membership Certificate issued by the Grand Lodge of Scotland, to name a few.

With a magnificent castle as the backdrop (above) to the day’s events, you can hear the pipes and drums of the New South Wales Pipes and Drums competition, watch the highland dancers and other displays on the main oval, or stroll through the many stalls including Scottish stalls. Take time to also enjoy the Show Jumping competition, rides, student’s sideshow alley and historic car display. Be sure not to miss the end of

the day when all the pipes and drums bands play together a magnificent closing ceremony.