Join the vibrant and talented bagpipe community in Canberra! Our social and highly skilled band is looking for passionate musicians who are keen to hone their skills, make new friends, and perform at events across the city. Whether you’re a seasoned piper or a beginner, we welcome all levels of experience and offer expert guidance from our experienced players. Join us for regular rehearsals, exciting performances, and unforgettable memories with a supportive and dynamic group of bagpipers. Take your passion for music to the next level by joining our band today!
We’re always looking for new members. The band practises weekly, and you are welcome to come along and meet the band. If you 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
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.
Hiring a player
As Canberra’s oldest and most active competition band our player are highly skilled and experienced in performing under a range of conditions. From events at the Australian War Memorial, Parliament House, concerts, festivals, sports matches and at personal occasions such as weddings and funerals, we have a wealth of experience and expertise to bring to any performance. Our band is comprised of talented and dedicated musicians who are passionate about producing exceptional music and entertaining audiences. We pride ourselves on our professionalism, reliability and commitment to delivering outstanding performances every time. Whether you require a full band or solo player, we can tailor our services to meet your specific needs. Contact us today to book a player for your next event.
If you would like to hire one or more of our players please contact us and we’ll be delighted to organise and schedule one of our players for your event