Lochac

Kingdom of Lochac

[LOC] Alhambra Nights

Once again, Stowe-on-the-Wowld is running this event inspired by Moorish Spain. Heathens and Infidels will clash in the afternoon tourney after which there will be a lavish feast in sumptuous surroundings.

[LOC] Border War XII

This year Border War is being held in the North Ward of the Shire of Bordescros, in the heartland of Loch Alba.

[LOC] St Vitas Dance and Music Weekend

St Vitas Dance and Music Weekend - Politarchopolis (Canberra) 29th & 30th of August 2009.

[LOC] St Catherine's Faire

Come One, Come All, to the beautiful surrounds of Camp Sladdin in the bounteous Barony of Ildhafn as we celebrate the Feast Day of our Patron Saint.

Come prepared for a weekend of tournaments, wars, sumptuous comestibles, arts and sciences classes, market, and divers entertainments.

Their Majesties Gabriel and Constanzia will be in attendance so this promises to be a great

Rowany Festival photos online

Baroness Kateryna Bouland de Lancastre reports that she has created several albums of photos from the spring 2009 Rowany Festival in the Kingdom of Lochac. The photos are posted on Flickr.

A film from Down Under

Digger, from the Kingdom of Lochac, has produced a short film describing activities in the SCA, and posted it on YouTube. The video, Knght Shots, talks about heavy combat, but also other activities such as weaving and cooking.

Lochac May Crown Tournament 2009 photos

Clare, Baroness of Southron Gaard, reports that photos from the recent Crown Tournament in the Kingdom of Lochac are now available to view on the Southron Gaard Gallery website.

New Heirs in Lochac

On May 2nd in the Shire of Darton (Wellington, New Zealand), Sir Gabriel de Beaumont bested 13 other combatants to make himself and his lady, Mistress Constanzia Moralez y de Zamora, the Royal Heirs of Lochac.

Sir Gabriel de Beaumont victorious in Lochac Crown Tournament

Godric of Twynham reports that Sir Gabriel de Beaumont, fighting for Mistress Constanzia Morales y de Zamora, was the winner of the May 2, 2009 Crown Tournament in the Kingdom of Lochac.

How To Cook For Festival Like Mistress Yseult

Mistress Yseult de Lacy of the Kingdom of Lochac recently experienced the daunting task of cooking for Rowany Festival. She chronicled the experience on the Lochac Kingdom list and has agreed to share it.

[LOC] Festival of St. John

Come enjoy the hospitality of the Canton of Cluain. A weekend of much fun, merriment and entertainment of all kinds to delight, amuse and challenge. Set in the green Waikato countryside at the Pirongia Forest Park Lodge.

[LOC] New Year Celebration and Rapier Championship

New Year Celebration and Rapier Championship Politarchopolis - Saturday 9 May 2009 - Corroboree Park, Ainslie, ACT

[LOC] Autumn Feast

Ildhafn's Autumn Feast: a gentle evening to recover from the rigours of May Crown. On Saturday the 9th of May. Cathrine de Vantier will be cooking a sumptuous Autumnal Feast, and we will intermingle and follow this with music, dancing and games, with an Italian theme.

[LOC] King Salamander Camping Event

King Salamander Camping Event - Torlyon - May 29th-31st 2009. Help us say goodbye to autumn and prepare for winter.

Thornforge

Thornforge is a New Zealand (Southron Gaard) smithery producing knives, armour, padlocks and other miscellaneous wares for the SCA period re-enactor. Be aware that the current exchange rate means that all prices are nearly double what they would be in US dollars. Commissions accepted.

[LOC] Newcomers Feast

Greetings All and hear the tidings of the first feast for a new generation of Rowanites. Be there at this momentous beginning of something beautiful!

[LOC] House Radburne Anniversary Feast and Tourney

The Household of Radburne would like to invite one and all to our Anniversary Feast and Tourney.

[LOC] Lochac November Crown

Witness true might and majesty in a sylvan setting famous as the location for Canterbury Faire. A hearty meal plan, fabulous feast and the Mangy Mongol (fine comestibles by Royal Appointment) will see that you hunger and thirst not. As well as the excitement and spectacle of the Crown Tournament, there will be a Crown Prince´s Ball, arts and sciences displays, a market, rapier and archery, and divers entertainments both frivolous and formal throughout the event. November Crown in Southron Gaard takes advantage of a local public holiday to bring you more still fun and pageantry, so reserve the dates now!

[LOC] Rhythm & Brews Tourney and Feast

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Unto the populace of Lochac does Mordenvale extend its invitation to join in on our 2nd Annual Rhythm & Brews Tourney and Feast.

Come along for a Rose Tourney to honour the time old court of love in a spectacular St Valentine's boast of chivalry and prowess.

Settle in for an evening of entertainment from the bawdy to the harmonic - this year the Grogs wish any who may to challenge last year's winners, the Morris Dancers. Location:
Barony of Mordenvale (Kariong. NSW)

Sabine du Boubonnais' tutorial for hall decoration

Dissatisfied with the appearance of your hall at your last event? Pay a visit to the website of Sabine du Boubonnais of the Kingdom of Lochac and view one of the most amazing transformations of a common event site ever!

Lochac November 2008 Crown Tourney photos online

Maeve reports that she has posted an album of photos from the recent November Crown Tournament in the Kingdom of Lochac.

[LOC] May Crown AS XLIV

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The Shire of Darton invites you to attend May Crown in Darton - Again! Enjoy a weekend of festivities centred around our finest fighters competing for their consorts to be the next Crown of Lochac.

Relax in our tavern on Friday night, watch the pageantry and chivalry of a crown tournament followed by a fabulous feast on the Saturday, and then on Sunday enjoy the spectacle of a rapier tourney. Location:
Shire of Darton (Wellington, New Zealand)

Lochac May and November Crown Tourney Photos

Photos of Lochac's May and November crown tournaments are available online.

[LOC] Lochac Midwinter Coronation 2009

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Lochac Midwinter Coronation 2009

Start: 4 Jul 2009 - 10:00am
End: 5 Jul 2009 - 10:00pm

Location:
Abbotsford Convent

Details:
The Lochac Midwinter Coronation is being held in Stormhold at the beautiful Abbotsford Convent

The Coronation will take place during the day and will be followed by a late afternoon feast and ball in the evening.

A tournament will be held at a nearby park on Sunday Location:
Barony of Stormhold (Melbourne, Australia)

[LOC] Border War XI

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Once again the call goes out to the Kingdom of Lochac to take sides and fight! Once again the Shire of Bordescros calls upon all fighters to take to the field for Honour! for Chivalry! for the favour of your Consort!

This year 'tis not the forces of North and South, nor yet Politarchopolan against Stormholdian. Nay, for this year the fight is greater than ever - Saracen against Crusader - the Faithful against the Infidel... Location:
Shire of Bordescros (Woomargama, New South Wales)

[LOC] Rowany Yule

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It's the 13th of December, 19 B.C. and the sundial in the Rowany forum reckons its 2 hours past midday. The Romans under Augustus have finally completed their conquest of the Iberian peninsula, your home and the home of your ancestors. But you just don't care! Your part of the peninsula fell to the Roman war machine over 100 years ago and, besides, your not going to let the news spoil your enjoyment of the afternoon's entertainment. Location:
Barony of Rowany (Silverdale, New South Wales)

Theodric and Engelyn new Heirs to Lochac

Baron Ysambart de Cortain reports that Theodric was the victor of the November 8, 2008 Crown Tournament in the Kingdom of Lochac. Theodric was inspired by Engelyn.

[LOC] Feast of the Butterflies

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All are cordially invited by Tosti Bell to The Feast of the Butterflies and Field of Gold Tourney.

This event has been sanctioned by Mistress Kiriel herself.

When:
Friday evening 21st Nov, for the Feast of the Caterpillars
22nd for Feast of the Butterflies and 23rd November.
A Tourney on a Golden Field will also be held.

Where:
Crossroads Medieval Village Co-op site Location:
Shire of Torlyon (Yass, New South Wales)

[LOC] Vyl Rest and Relaxation Weekend

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Come and join the citizens of Torlyon, on the 6th and 7th December, as they celebrate their Seneschal Gregory the Vyl's birthday with a Vyl Rest and Relaxation weekend.

Come and do nothing if you like, just eat and laze in the shade of cool trees.

Meals will be BBQ style - cook it yourself or someone will cook it for you (you ARE resting).

Cost for the weekend $45 or $30 for the day. Location:
Shire of Torlyon (Yass, New South Wales)

New Baron and Baroness for River Haven chosen

Their Excellencies Wendell and Catalin, Baron and Baroness of River Haven in the Kingdom of Lochac, have announced that Their successors have been chosen: Master Wolfgang Adolphous Jaeger and Lady Contarina la Bianca.