Attractions

The 53rd annual Ringwood Highland Games and Celtic Festival presented a range of events to celebrate Scottish and Celtic cultural heritage.

Pipe bands
City of Melbourne No 1&2, Haileybury, Ringwood Highland, Scotch College No 1&2, Watsonia RSL, Warrnambool No 1&2, Old Scotch, St Arnaud NSM, Moorabin

Dancing
Ceffyl Gwyn Welsh Dancers, Scottish Country Dancing, Victorian Scottish Union Dancers, Irish Dancing, Highland Hustle, Victorian Scottish Dancing Members Association

Heavy Games Competition
22 lb Braemar standing stone, 26 lb glide shot put, 56 lb weight for distance, 28 lb weight for distance, 22 lb Scottish hammer, 166 lb Caber toss, 56 lb weight over the bar

Childrens Activities
Light Games - A range of activities for the young ones to practise throwing  skills using appropriate equipment
Petting zoo - A variety of animals for the kids to get to know
Face painting - An opportunity to get that 'celtic face on'
Heilan Coo and 6 week old calf - a naming competition for the calf resulted in his official title being 'Nevis Stonemason of Glenstrae'
Wellington Boot Toss - for the young and old to see how far an on wellie can be thrown