Has your year been lacking in jigs, marches and strathspeys? Allow us to suggest a few solutions…
My love is like a red, red rose,
That’s newly sprung in June.
My love is like a melody,
That’s almost as good as a Scottish tune.
A small festival in south-western Victoria that’s dedicated to all things Robert Burns. Come down for a weekend or a day for good food, poetry, and of course music.
The MSFC will be performing on Sunday 21st May.
As part of their Winter Music in the Valley series, the charming Clocktower Centre will be hosting an afternoon of Celtic melodies. Featuring Cantabile, the Grace Notes Singers as well as the Melbourne Scottish Fiddle Club, this free concert is guaranteed to warm your hearts.
3pm Sunday 4th June
The Clocktower Centre
750 Mount Alexander Road, Moonee Ponds
Feis Rois Workshop
7pm Monday 5 June
Hawthorn Arts Centre, 360 Hawthorn Road
Located just two hours out of Melbourne, or twenty minutes from Geelong, this is not an event to be missed. Filled with dancers, musicians, pipe bands and the occasional fire twirler or viking, this festival is guaranteed to have something for you.
The MSFC will be performing on Sunday 11th June.