Several A&D members will be over in Scotland for the 2018 World Pipe Band Championships. Chabb Chia and Lewis MacDonald will be guesting with Manawatu Scottish Society Pipe Band, while Gemma Pullan and Jordan Cooper compete against them with the New Zealand Police Pipe Band. Catch them on the live stream!
A&D compete as part of the Auckland Highland Games in the band contest. More information about the highland games can be found here.
The Northcote invitational sees some of New Zealand’s finest pipers perform in their buildup for the Waipu Highland Games. Competitors compete in a double MSR followed by a medley (medley preference), with a generous prize pool sponsored by friends and members of the Auckland & District Pipe Band. Judge and competitors TBA.
A&D compete against the New Zealand Police Pipe Band (current champion), Manawatu Scottish Pipe Band, Canterbury Caledonian Society Pipe Band, and the City of Invercargill Highland Pipe Band in the Grade 1 New Zealand championships, held in Dunedin.