Paeroa Highland Games and Tattoo


Scottish Clans

Eighteen Clans have confirmed their attendance at the 2017 Paeroa Highland Games & Tattoo, each with their separate tent and banners.

The Clan’s area is adjacent to the Pipe Bands contest at the southern end of the Paeroa Domain.

During the day there is an opportunity for people to meet the clans and check out their genealogy, perhaps get their clan history printed or a coat of arms.

- photo by Rod Baker-Clemas

There will be Scottish food, including a chance to taste the traditional Haggis, plus a wide range of other food choices, merchandise and entertainment.

2017 Merchandise Stall Holders

Hamilton Mobile Caterers Food Face Painter
Hamilton Mobile Caterers Coffee Smile Inflatables
Chill Out Ice Slushies IAB Entertainment 5D Thrill Ride
Lime Juice Bar Smoothies Celtic Connections
Lil Orbit Doughnuts Kintail House
Cloud 9 Ice Cream House of Scotland
The Cooks Kitchen Scots in Spirit
Popped NZ Thistles, Tartans & Things
Mussell Fritters Blue Light Trust Highland Cattle


- photo by Rod Baker-Clemas

- photo by Rod Baker-Clemas

At 11am the local Pipes and Drums of Thames Valley will lead the assembled Highland Clans to the main street of Paeroa adjacent to the Paeroa Information Hub.

The marchers representing the different Scottish Clans will be adorned in their clan tartans and carrying their clan banners.

- photo by Trevor Lowe

- photo by Trevor Lowe

- photo by Rod Baker-Clemas

During the afternoon, entertainment will be provided on the "Village Green".

This is the grassed area bordered by Clans tents and merchandise stalls.

- photo by Trevor Lowe

- photo by Margaret Vickers

- photo by Jacqui Dick

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