R U Brown Piobaireachd Society of South Australia Inc.

R U Brown Piobaireachd Society of South Australia | Silver Chanter Competition (November)

The perpetual Silver Chanter Trophy was kindly donated in memory of Lachlan McCabe, winner of the R U Brown Piobaireachd Society Gold Medal competition on three occasions - 1983, 1984 and 1985. Lachlan sadly passed prematurely after a lengthy battle against cancer.


Date: Sunday 6th November 2022 commencing at 1:30PM

Venue: Payneham RSL, 360 Payneham Road, Payneham SA


This competition consists of three grades:

  • Restricted (players of silver medal standard and below)

  • Unrestricted (silver and gold medal standards)

  • Beginners (novice and bronze medal standard)

Tune Requirements:

  • Unrestricted - Two (2) tunes must be submitted. The tune to be performed will be selected at the judges table.

  • Restricted - One (1) tune must be submitted and performed.

  • Beginners - Ground and following variation on bagpipe.


Ceol Beag events will be offered and coordinated by Pipe Bands South Australia.

All entries to be submitted by email to the Secretary at secretaryrubrown@gmail.com by 28th October.