Australia Day award recipients

Pipe Major Frank Fraser of Burwood RSL Sub-branch has been awarded the Medal of the Order of Australia in the 2017 Australia Day Honours.

Frank has been pipe major of the band since its formation in 2006 and was previously pipe major of Sydney University Regiment PIpes and Drums from 1973 to 2006.

Made a Companion of the order is former federal government minister David Kemp, currently chairman of the Victorian Scottish Cultural Heritage Foundation which supports numerous activities, including pipe band activities, in the state.

Pipe Bands Australia congratulates both on their recognition.