The City of Queanbeyan Pipes and Drums
The City of Queanbeyan Pipes and Drums has been in existence since 1986. The Band makes regular appearances at Queanbeyan events such as Queanbeyan RSL ANZAC Day March, Queanbeyan Primary School fetes, Church Fetes and Queanbeyan Community markets and festivals.
The Band regularly puts up to 12 pipers and 6 drummers in the field for competition and public performances. In 2009, the Band competed at the Glasgow world Championships and the Irish National championships at Port Rush. The Band participated in street marches and other events in Scotland and Ireland.
The Band sees itself as a Queanbeyan Band first and foremost and is proud to be involved in events within the Queanbeyan Community.
The Band is lead by Pipe Major Richard Harris.
NEED A FULL PIPE BAND, SMALL BAND OR A PIPER?
The City of Queanbeyan Pipe Band can provide piping services from a full band, a group of pipers or Individual pipers for your special event, including weddings, Funerals, Highland Games, School Fetes, Sporting Events, Fundrasing and Cultural Events.
To make a booking please contact our Secretary/Booking Officer, Margaret Hackett (0419 143502)
ARE YOU INTERESTED IN LEARNING TO PLAY THE BAGPIPES OR THE DRUMS?
The City of Queanbeyan Pipes and Drums will welcome anyone wanting to learn to play the pipes or drums or take them up again. The pipes and drums are some of the oldest and noblest of musical instruments. People of all ages are welcome to come along to the R.B. Smith Community Centre, Crawford Street, Queanbeyan, on Mondays from 7:30 pm.
Speak to one of our players or see you at the R.B. Smith Community Centre on Monday nights OR contact the Pipe Major Richard Harris
(0400 103071) CQPB Pipe Major
Postal Address: City Of Queanbeyan Pipe Band, PO Box 921, Queanbeyan NSW 2620
Pipe Major: Pipe Major Richard Harris (0400 103071)
Secretary/Booking Officer: Margaret Hackett (0419 143502)