Scottish Highland Gathering
The Combined Scottish Societies of N.S.W. Inc.
144th Annual Highland Gathering
The sound of pipers will echo throughout Sydney's Hills District for the annual gathering of the Clans at Castle Hill Showground. The Scottish Highlands come to the Hills!
A huge family entertainment event with everything Scottish proudly supported by The Hills Shire Council and Sydney Hills Tourism.
See the lasses in the 2013 NSW State Highland Dancing Championships
Hear Australia's best at the 2013 NSW Pipe Band Championships
Trans Tasman Heavy Events Challenge watch the big men undertake feats of strength like Throwing the Hammer, Tossing the Caber and Weight Over the Bar.
There is something to keep the family busy all day including:
The day concludes with the Massed Pipe Bands marching and performing around the Showground with powerful music to make the hairs on your neck stand on end. An event not to be missed
HOW TO GET THERE
Castle Hill Showground is located on the corner of Showground and Carrington Roads, Castle Hill. Entry is via Doran Drive which is off Carrington Road. Signs will be displayed on the day. PARKING IS FREE!
By Public Transport
Bus services operate from both Castle Hill Shops (outside David Jones in Old Castle Hill Road) and Parramatta Station.
From Castle Hill Shops - every hour from 7.45am to 5.45pm.
From Parramatta Station - every hour from 7.40am to 5.40pm.
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