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Welcome to the Scottish Banner and thank you for taking the time to visit us. 

The Scottish Banner is the Scottish community’s international newspaper for ex-pat Scots or those with an interest in Scottish culture and tradition.

Available nationally across Australia, Canada, New Zealand, the USA and by world-wide subscription service, the Scottish Banner offers its readers stories on Scottish current affairs, regular feature columnists, history & heritage, genealogy, Scottish club & society news, event listings, piping features, recipes, and much more.

With writers and contributors based all over the world the Scottish Banner gives its readers a true insight into the global Scottish perspective.

Latest Scottish Banner Articles

All The Old 45s: Deacon Blue announce additional shows for Australia & New Zealand

Live Nation are excited to announce additional shows on the forthcoming Deacon Blue tour which sees the band in Australia…

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Rum rocks to play a key role in Mars space mission

Ancient rocks from the Isle of Rum are playing an important role in an international space mission to discover more…

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Wild Highlands-The Highland Wildlife Park

On a 260-acre expanse of land near Kingussie, Highland in the Cairngorms National Park, you’ll find a menagerie of animals…

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American Scottish Foundation’s Annual Dinner and 2023 Wallace Awards

In the past 66 years, the American Scottish Foundation (ASF) has become a leading voice within our Scottish American community,…

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New records reveal lives of lightkeepers

The employment records of more than one thousand lighthouse keepers are now available to see online for the first time…

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The Hororata Highland Games is calling

Nestled in the Canterbury foothills the tiny Hororata village is again preparing to welcome over 10,000 people to celebrate their…

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Duke of Sutherland’s Coal Mine

The arrival of the railway at Brora, Sutherland in June 1871 was a special day especially for the 3rd Duke…

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Lord Reay inaugurated as 29th Chief of Clan Mackay at ceremony in Sutherland

The inauguration of the Chief of the Clan Mackay took at Strathnaver Museum in Sutherland, on Saturday 19th August. The…

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Port Stephens the pipes are calling once again

Clans on the Coast is a Celtic festival that has previously been held in Nelson Bay New South Wales.  Started…

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Capacity crowds at the 2023 Glengarry Highland Games

Amazing! Awesome! Fantastic! Magical! All these words were heard describing this year’s Glengarry Highland Games. The weather in a season…

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Outlander author gives fascinating insight into her creative writing process

Outlander author Diana Gabaldon opened the 1st international Outlander conference at the University of Glasgow recently and gave a fascinating…

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The Scottish Banner celebrates 47 years in 2023 and has firmly established itself as the link to Scotland for many of its loyal readers. From Sydney to New York or Auckland to Toronto the Scottish Banner reaches the ex-pat Scottish community like no one else.

Each month the Scottish Banner accesses a large number of individuals, pipe band members, society and clan members, history and genealogy groups and more; all with a direct interest in Scottish products and information. The Scottish Banner is available by digital or print subscription, at newsagents and retailers, at Scottish events and various other outlets depending on your location.

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Whilst here, you can also read this months editorial or our Scotpourri (reader letters) pages. Also do have a look at our comprehensive events listings where you can see what is happening for Scots both closer to home and further afield, event organisers can add your event here.

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