CENTRAL VICTORIA'S PREMIER PIPE BAND
Join the Golden City journey
Vacancies for drummers
Golden City Pipe Band has vacancies for experienced snare and tenor drummers to join the team for the 2019-2020 Victorian competition season.
We are seeking both learners and experienced players to assist in leadership of the corps and support the drum tutor.
The band has recently acquired new Pearl snare and mid-section drums.
2019-2021 CONTEST SEASON RECORD
... watch this space
Swan Hill Agricultural Show, 2nd October 202
Melbourne Highland Games & Celtic Festival (Ringwood) 3rd October 2021
Daylesford Highland Gathering, 4th December 2021 (to be confirmed)
Maryborough Highland Gathering, 1st January 2022
Formed in 1951, Golden City Pipe Band is one of the most recognised community pipe bands in Australia.
Winner of numerous Victorian and Australian honours, the band also won the 2006 and 2009 New Zealand Championships.
The band also performs across central Victoria at community celebrations and Scottish festivals.
Throughout its 60 years, Golden City has produced many fine pipers and drummers who have gone on to play with top grade bands around the world.
The band not only attracts aspiring and experienced pipers but has a Piping and Drumming School to introduce young people to the traditions and music of pipe bands.
Golden City competes in Grade 4A.
JOINING OUR BAND
Aspiring and experienced pipers and drummers are welcome at Golden City for competition and community performances.
We practice Fridays 7.30pm and 3rd Sunday of the month, 10am
at Strathfieldsaye Sports Club.
Please contact Pipe Major Helen Dilks
PIPE MAJOR: Helen Dilks
PIPE SGT: Davyd Leech PIPE CPL: Jason Blake
PIPERS: Brendan Whitford, Brian Considine OAM, Tony Hannan, Liara Pule-Leech, Colin Liddicoat, Grahame Pogue, Gordon Pratt, Fiona O'Halloran, Laura Watson, Ann Scott, Raylene Liddicoat, David Suters, Broadie Tuckerman, Logan Hromenko
DRUM MAJOR: Nola Blake
DRUM SGT: Stuart Johnson DRUM CPL: Phil Scott
DRUMMERS: Michelle Blake, Joe Smith, Amanda Tamblyn, Geof Gerdsen, Brad Tuckerman, Darcy Tuckerman, Nathan Moss, Peter Moss, Geoffrey Fitt
PRESIDENT: Davyd Leech
SECRETARY: Fiona O'Halloran
ASSISTANT SECRETARY: Michelle Blake