Pipe Major: Kyle Warren, Drum Sergeant: Ben Jones. Continue reading for a full list of current members.
Robert J. K. Semple B.E.M. O.A.M. joined the Hawthron Pipe Band in 1945 after returning from six years of service in World War Two. The proud record of success of the Hawthorn City Pipe Band has been built on its unique blend of experience and youth. The most important element in this blend is the… Continue reading Bob
Several pipers and drummers met at Hemmingway’s Glenferrie Hotel in the City of Hawthorn on the 26th of November, 1914. After much discussion (and drinking) they established a pipe band which was originally named the Hawthorn Highland Pipe Band. A further meeting, held at the Glenferrie Hotel on the 26th of October, 1915, saw the… Continue reading History