2017 Albury City Grandparents Day

This year we were invited by Albury City Council to perform at Grandparents Day. The band were delighted to play in such a nice setting at the Botanic Gardens. We’d like to thank Albury City for supplying water too – it was quite a warm day to be in kilts! Here are some photos that…

AWPD @ the NZ Championships!

Congratulations to members Carl Rogalski and Doug McRae for competing successfully with City of Sails Pipe Band at the NZ Championships. Both members put in a solid effort to get up to speed on the music at home, fly over on Wednesday and step out in competition today (Friday). It’s a big ask and they…

2017 City 2 City Run/Walk

Once again AWPD participated in this event, playing for the runners / walkers / amblers / being pushed or carried, that participated in the event. It was a chilly morning to begin with but warmed up very nicely. The band played for about an hour or so entertaining those who went past. The Border Mail…

2017 Corowa Federation Festival

Ah the Federation Festival – usually the first big day on the band calendar and always warm. This year was no exception. By the time the street march started at 11am, it was already over 35C. The heat grew as the day wore on, but the members of the band pushed through it. The street…

2017 AWPD BBQ and Bake Sale a success!

For the first time in its history, AWPD held a BBQ and Bake Sale organised by Secretary and Drummer Erin Allenby. It was quite a success, generating much needed funds to keep the band ticking along. Much thanks to Andrew Falconer for the photos, East Albury IGA for helping us out with the BBQ and…