About The Band

Welcome to the Canberra Burns Club Pipe Band.

The band is Canberra’s oldest pipe band, formed in 1937 the band is a part of Canberra’s Scottish heritage.


The band plays at a range of events throughout the year; including public events, concerts and competitions.

For competitions the band fields both a grade 4 and a grade 3 band.


If you like to join the band or would like more information please feel free to contact us.


If you are looking to learn the bagpipes or the drums we would recommend the Canberra College of Piping and Drumming

Contact Us

Where to find us

The band’s practice venue is Taylor Primary School on Marconi Crescent in Kambah.

The band practices on Thursday nights. The practice time depends on the time of year with practices starting between 7 and 7:30pm. For more information please contact the band.


The Canberra Highland Society & Burns Club Pipe Band is an integral part of the Canberra Highland Society & Burns Club.

The Club is located at Kett Street, Kambah ACT 2902.