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(A Hundred Thousand Welcomes)

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NEWS IN BRIEF

SAHC Newsletter for July 2017 has been issued
The July 2017 newsletter has been published and sent to members. It includes:
* Queen’s Birthday Honour for SAHC Founding Secretary Rosemary Nicolson Samios OAM
* SAHC makes Multicultural history: the Macquarie Medal Award to Professor The Honourable Dame Marie Bashir AD, CVO
* Scottish Week 2017: a great celebration; news from the events
* News from the clans and societies around the world:
    - Buchanan, MacAlpine, Lennox, Menzies, Bruce
* Thank you to our sponsors

[20 July 2017]

Canberra Highland Gathering announces 2017 date
The Canberra Highland Gathering is to be held on Saturday 7 October 2017.

[26 October 2016]


Scottish Heritage Week 2017
23-27 June 2017 inclusive declared a great success


Honoured Guests John, Chief of Macleod of Raasay, and Elizabeth, Madame Macleod of Raasay.

[1 July 2017]


Around the clans


Clan Currie - Family Convention 2017

15 August 2017, Trades Hall, Glasgow, Scotland
The Clan Currie Society has called for Representers; those who believe that they have the qualifications and interest to be considered as a candidate for interim Commander. The interim Commander must be approved by Family Convention (once called a Derbhfine), and recognized by the Lyon Court.

Those who believe that they are interested in being a member of the Family Convention please contact the Society Chaplain, the Revd. Dr. David A. Currie: currieconvention@gmail.com.

In Kinship,
The Revd. David A. Currie, Ph.D.
Chaplain, Clan Currie Society

More information can be found at: www.clancurrie.com and www.facebook.com/events/267423633689051

[21 February 2017]

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Clan MacAulay - International Clan Gathering 2017

10 to 13 August 2017, Northern Ireland
The next international gathering for Clan MacAulay will be held in Carrickfergus, Co Antrim, Northern Ireland from 10 to 13 August 2017.

More information can be found at: www.clanmacaulay.org.uk/Gathering%202017

[28 November 2016]

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Have you seen our Frequently Asked Questions?

We have posted some information for you at the FAQ tab about:
* Australia Tartan
* Scottish Australian flag
* Who can call themselves a 'Laird', 'Lord' or 'Lady'? (about souvenir plots of land schemes)
* Can I fly the Royal Arms of Scotland (the “Lion Rampant”)?
* Who wears what feathers?
* Legend of the Saltire
* Wearing a tartan sash
* Flowers of the Forest
* What are the jurisdictions of the heraldic authorities?
* The galley in Scottish heraldry
* "Edwin Clement Hosking (1896-1966) - singer, teacher, folklorist" by John Coombs (revised)

[19 May 2016]



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