If your senses are excited by the music, dancing, literature and historical traditions of Scotland, if you delight in the tartan and its pageantry, if you thrill to the sound of the pipes - then come and join your very own Clan MacGillivray Society and enjoy the kinship of our MacGillivray heritage.


Our website provides information about the Clan's history, structure and publications, as well as family stories and genealogical research services. 


We are always looking for members to submit family stories for publication in our annual jounal and our website. If you have any stories to tell (or historical photographs) to share with your clan, please submit here.

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Clan News

April 2, 2019

At the 2019 Annual Meeting of the Australia Clan Society held on 31 March, Colin McGillivray was made a Life Member. Colin was our official piper from 1988 to 2008. Congratulations Colin from all your friends in the Clan. There will be a story about Colin in the 2019 J...

March 22, 2018

Our wonderful Clan corespondent Ann Brown has shared her thoughts about the Bendigo Scots Day Out 2018. She reflects on our 40th anniversary in Bendigo in 2016 and the visit by Clan Commander, Iain, from Scotland as well as a famous Bendigonian on the 1860s.

My heart sa...

Below is a transcript of a newspaper report that relates to the home of our clan chief in the late 1850s. Clan Chief Neil John Macgillivray visited Scotland from Canada and was welcomed to his estate at Dunmaglass with a lavish dinner and ball. The report provides some...

The 2018 Ringwood Highland Games will be held on the 25th of March at the East Ringwood Sports Ground (Corner Mt Dandenong Rd & Dublin Road, East Ringwood - see map below).

Looking forward to seeing you there!

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