Full band practice every Thursday 7pm to 10pm.
Learner pipers practice every Thursday from 7:30pm to 8:30pm.
Tuition takes place either one on one, or in small groups of learners with experienced pipers.

During the Victorian Competition season the band may have two practices per week. Competition practice dates and times are decided before the season starts and members will be notified if require two nights a week.

Practices are held at 

Acacia Room
Austin Repatriation Hospital
Waterdale Road (Near Bell St)

Practice Area

If you are interested in joining the band or wanting to learn, we enough you to come down to the bands practice for a listen. See details below about location or just follow the sound!

Map of Hospital Grounds (click to open – Follow the pink line on the map)

  • Enter the hospital from Gate 9, the main entrance, Off Waterdale Road
  • Turn left down Boronia St (One way system)
  • Cross over to Wattle St and head down towards the Acacia Room

The Watsonia RSL Pipes & Drums Band would like to thank the continuous support and encouragement provided by the Heidelberg Repat Hospital.