Maclean is known as the “Scottish Town of Australia” and Clans invade the town for the Highland Gathering from around Australia.
Impromptu “Piping Competitions” take place non-stop at different venues as well as street concerts with dancers, Pipers and singers.
A parade of all participating Pipe Bands takes place through the main street of Maclean. This ends at the Showgrounds and is followed by a day of traditional Scottish Games
– Tossing the Cader
– Hammer Throwing
– Piping and
– Dancing competitions.
Stalls featuring Scottish products and Scottish foods await competitors and visitors.