Sunday 25 February
11:00 am - 1:00 pm


The Australian Army Band Newcastle has existed as Newcastle’s own Military Band, under various names and ensemble types, since 1861.

Currently in a wind ensemble format, its highlights over the last 150 years are too numerous to list though the band is still going strong, providing the City of Newcastle and its surrounding regions with high quality performances from high quality performers.

The Royal Australian Corps of Transport Pipes and Drums were established in 1952 as the 15th Northern Rivers Lancers. They have performed both interstate and abroad since their formation and today, feature some of the Hunter and Central Coast regions finest Pipers and Drummers.