Barefoot bagpipers and Drummers launch new album!  Please see article below.

Welcome to our news page. This is where you’ll find all the latest updates regarding upcoming performances, as well as some articles about previous events.

Once again this year the band will be participating in Brisbane City Council  Music in the Park programme, follow the call of the bagpipes with a morning concert . There are also various Local Street Festivals.


Bagpipers and Drummers Launch New Album

November 21, 2017

Bagpipers and Drummers Launch New Album

Barefoot bagpipers and drummers launch new album City of Brisbane Pipe Band, a local Brisbane community band, has just launched their second album, Barefoot Through Brisbane.   Named after the band’s signature piping tune and title track, Barefoot includes a broad mix of genres, including folk covers of classic rock songs like ‘House of the Rising Sun’ and traditionalRead this article…

Celtic Festival 2017

June 2, 2017

Great weekend at the Australian Celtic Festival in Glen Innes, including a prize winning performance (2nd place) by the COB quintet featuring Pipe Major Peter Hurwood, Pipe Sergeant Charles Elliott, Piper Steve Frame, Drum Sergeant David Spotswood and bass drummer Kym Hurwood. Thanks Dominique Cox for the video. https://www.facebook.com/brisbanepipeband Great weekend at the Australian Celtic Festival,Read this article…

Youtube about The City of Brisbane Pipe Band

June 1, 2017

Back in 2013 the Brisbane City Council were making videos of community bands. This was the article/ interview and video about our band – it gives a great picture of our band!

Band Events

May 29, 2017

2017 began with a fabulous little Burns Supper at the president’s mansion in Nundah. Band members contributed music, food and drink and we all had a great time remembering the life of the Bard and partying. The party abruptly ended when Spotty and the pipe sergeant began to sing sea shanties. Next in February thereRead this article…

Scotland in the Park Band Contest

July 16, 2014

This event will be held on Sunday 20th July 2014 at 12 noon

for more details and  the link to the Australian Pipe Band  website please click here