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Your details will be entered onto our member database which is visible only to committee members. The details you enter will only be used to contact you in regards to your tuition and the operations of the band.


I, the applicant detailed above, hereby apply for Learner membership of the City of Melbourne Highland Pipe Band (the Band). I agree to support its purposes and to be bound by the Rules of the Band from time to time in force.
I consent to being photographed and/or recorded and consent to the Band using any images, video or recordings in which I appear (the Media) for its purposes and understand that copyright of the Media is owned by the Band.

Medical Authority

In the event of an accident or illness, I authorise the Band or its representatives to obtain or administer any medical assistance or treatment I/my child may reasonably require, including contacting my/my child’s doctor. I have provided the Band with all relevant details relating to my/my child’s medical or physical needs on this form and agree to keep this information updated.
I accept liability for all costs incurred in obtaining such medical assistance or treatment including transportation costs and undertake to reimburse the Band the full amount of any costs incurred on my/my child’s behalf.
I accept that this information will be included in the Member Register, accessible by the Band committee members. NOTE: If you would like to keep any of the information you have provided above confidential for any reason, please discuss with a committee member.

Tuition Fees

Early each term you will be emailed an invoice for that term’s tuition. The tuition fee is $30 for the first term (quarter) then $60 per term. Each term is 10-12 weeks. The fee covers the provision of materials and assists with rental of the Band's practice venue. Starter kits are also provided if you need them - pipers: practice chanter ($90) and drummers: sticks, tuition book and drum pad ($66).