About the Event

Pipe Bands from around New Zealand will gather in Hawke’s Bay to compete in a variety of music and other events.

The Champion Band in each grade is decided over two music events while all bands will take part in the stirring Street March.

Drum Majors will put their skills with the Mace to the test in the spectacular Mace Flourishing competition and the two days will finish with the Massed Bands, a sight and sound that will excite everyone.

Brought to you by the following presenting bands:

The 2021 New Zealand Pipe Band Championships contest is being hosted by The Piping and Drumming Academy of Hawke’s Bay (PDAHB) with the support of the HB Caledonian Pipe Band and the Napier Pipe Band.

Napier Pipe Band website www.napierpipeband.nz
HB Caledonian Pipe Band Facebook page facebook.com/HBCaledonian
RNZPBA website www.nzpipebands.org.nz