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Awards

Each band performs multiple routines on the day competing for The McMullin Shield, the Scottish Australian Heritage Council Trophy and the Celtic Warriors Ceremonial Sword.

These awards are presented to the pipe bands with the best display at the Aberdeen Highland Games.

  1. The McMullin Shield is awarded to the band with the best display at the games. This award is presented by the Fraser family of St Aubins, Scone.
  2. The Scottish Australian Heritage Council Trophy will be presented to the band coming second.
  3. The Celtic Warriors Ceremonial Sword is presented by the Celtic Warriors shop for the band in third place on the day.
  4. The President's Perpetual Trophy for the best display band on the day. 1st and 2nd place awarded.

 

Year McMullin Shield Scottish Australian Heritage Council Trophy Celtic Warriors Ceremonial Sword  President's Perpetual Trophy
1st Place 2nd Place
2016 Pipe Band Club Tamworth & District Highland Pipe Band United Mine Workers Pipe Band Lithgow Highland Pipe Band City of Blacktown Pipe Band
2015 Pipe Band Club Sydney Thistle Pipe Band Tamworth District Pipe Band Sydney Thistle Pipe Band Lithgow Highland Pipe Band
2014  Sydney Thistle Pipe Band  Tamworth District Pipe Band  United Mine Workers Pipe Band  Lithgow Highland Pipe Band -
2013 Sydney Thistle Pipe Band Tamworth District Pipe Band United Mine Workers Pipe Band    
2012 United Mine Workers Pipe Band McEwan Pipe Band Lithgow Highland Pipe Band  
2011 United Mine Workers Pipe Band City of Armidale Pipe Band Lithgow Highland Pipe Band  
2010 Lithgow Highland Pipe Band Lithgow Highland Pipe Band Lithgow Highland Pipe Band  
2009 United Mine Workers Pipe Band Lithgow Highland Pipe Band -  
2008 Lithgow Highland Pipe Band - -  
2007 Manly Warringah Pipe Band - -  
2006 United Mine Workers Pipe Band - -  
2005 Manly Warringah Pipe Band - -  
2004 Manly Warringah Pipe Band - -  
2003 Scone RSL Pipes & Drums - -  
2002 United Mine Workers Pipe Band - -  
2001 United Mine Workers Pipe Band - -  
2000 Clan MacLeod Pipe Band - -