Monday, December 21, 2009

Bagpipe Raffle

From City of Adelaide Pipe Band

Hi to all,

I'm hoping you can forward this email to your respective pipe corps. It's an opportunity to win a fantastic set of hand made bagpipes.

The City of Adelaide Pipe Band is holding a "Bagpipe Raffle" with proceeds going towards defending their Australian Championships title at the 2010 Australian Pipe Band Championships and to assist in their youth development project.

The Prize: A magnificent set of hand engraved sterling silver and imitation ivory African Blackwood bagpipes supplied by Colin Kyo Bagpipes including Bag, Bag Cover, Reeds & Moisture Control System (as per City of Adelaide Pipe Band championship winning setup) (Prize Value $5000AU approx.)

An audio file of the pipes and chanter can be heard on the School of Piping Website, performed by City of Adelaide Pipe Band Pipe Major Brett Tidswell at:

The raffle will be drawn at the 2010 R.U Brown Piobaireachd society Gold Medal Solo competition May 2nd 2010 by Murray Huggins the maker of Colin Kyo Bagpipes himself.

1 Ticket for $15
3 Tickets for $40
5 Tickets for $50

and can be purchased over the internet by heading to and following the links.
or by contacting the band secretary ( All major credit cards are accepted, as well as direct deposit.

If anyone has any questions, feel free to contact me.


Ryan Post
City of Adelaide Pipe Band

- Peter W

Thursday, December 10, 2009

A couple of wedding pics ....

Hi all,

After being hassled by numerous people from the band I've finally relented and put a few of our wedding photos up on the blog. The day went very well and was definitely less stressful than I thought it might be. Thanks again for all you best wishes.

Liz and Ben