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Ynys Fawr Investiture photos online

Katje reports that she has posted an album of photos from the recent Ynys Fawr Investiture event in the Kingdom of Lochac.

Tocal Token Tourney

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Tocal Token Tourney Mordenvale Baronial Birthday(granted Crown permission to clash with Coronation)

When :7-8 July 10am Sat-11am Sun, feast starts at 6pm Sat.
Where: Tocal Agricultural College, Tocal (Newcastle surrounds) NSW AU
What: Mordenvale Baronial Birthday Bash Token Tourney.

Come and enjoy the hospitality of Mordenvale as the Barony celebrates another birthday. Accommodation on site. Lunch on Saturday, breakfast Sunday Location:
Barony of Mordenvale (Newcastle, New South Wales)

Inter College War XIV - CANCELLED

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Thursday 12th to Sunday 15th of July - Inter College War XIV (including 21 years of Lochac Colleges celebrations)

The 14th Inter College War this year will be hosted by the College of Blessed Herman the Cripple (Adelaide University, South Australia). In this same year, the College of Blessed Herman, oldest of the Colleges of Lochac, will celebrate it's 21st Anniversary, as will the Colleges of St Bartholomew Location:
College of Blessed Herman the Cripple (Adelaide, South Australia)

Casual Camping Weekend in Radburne

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The Proposed Shire of Radburne is planning a Casual Camping Weekend in August. The site will open at 3pm on Friday 10 August and close at appoximately 1pm on Sunday 12 August.

For those of you unfamiliar with Dubbo's location (we have the Western Plains Zoo), we are approximately 400km west of Sydney, approximately 362km west of Newcastle and approximately 450km north of Canberra.

There will be a Soup Kitchen on the Friday evening and a Simple Camp Feast on the Saturday evening included in the price (to keep costs down campers will need to bring food for the rest of the time - we can provide a supply run to town on Saturday if needed. BYO alcohol). Location:
Proposed Shire of Radburne (Dubbo, New South Wales)

Winter Feast

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Baldwin the Wanderer (as he used to be) and his family are leaving our shores to live in New Zealand. We are having a feast in their honour on the 30th June in Torlyon

Winter Feast - 30th June, 2007
Where: Soldiers Memorial Hall, Comur st, Yass. NSW
Time: Hall opens at 6pm, feast commences at 6.30 C
ost: $25mem/$30non-mem, until 23rd June. Late bookings or at the door $35.
Bookings: Isabella de Bordeaux (Lyn Rudd) Location:
Shire of Torlyon (Yass. New South Wales)

Darton Anniversary A.S. XLII

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Darton Anniversary is the Shire of Darton’s annual camping event. Traditionally, it has featured a lot of fighting, A&S classes, a market, dancing and a great feast. We would encourage all combatants to bring mixed combat gear for the war scenarios.

When: From the evening of Thursday 16 August until 5pm Sunday 19 August 2007
Where: Brookfields Outdoor Education Centre, Moores Valley Rd, Wainuiomata, NZ Location:
Shire of Darton (Wainuiomata, New Zealand)

Lochac Crown: A well-run affair

Duchess Yolande of the Kingdom of Lochac reports on the recent May Crown Tourney.

Lochac May 2007 Crown Tourney photos online

Katje has posted photos from the recent May Crown Tournament in the Kingdom of Lochac.

Kingdom of Lochac May Crown AS XLII videos

House Woodrose proudly presents videos of every bout of the recent May Crown Tourney held in the Barony of Politarchopolis to determine the successors to Alfar and Gudrun, King and Queen of Lochac.

Bloodtree Festival photos online

SCAtoday.net reporter Jane Stockton shares her photos of the recent Bloodtree Festival demo in the Barony of Mordenvale. She also recommends an album by Lady Taysias.

Crown Prince and Princess for Lochac

Lochac welcomes their newest Crown Prince and Princess, Sir Hugh the Little, and Baroness Therasa Comins.

Rowany Baronial Succession

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Come one and all to this Succession of the Barony of Rowany! Celebrate the completion of the tenure of Hrothgar and Helene, and welcome Gui and Aeflaed as the newest Baron and Baroness of Rowany. With all the good things you expect from a feast, and not too much court.

Sir Berenger will be running the Tourney on Saturday.

{NB these details are more up-to-date than what is in May Pegasus} Location:
Barony of Rowany (Ashfield, New South Wales)

Bal D'Argent

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Come join us in the moonlit forests of Cairnfell for Bal d'argent 2007 Dance classes with light lunch provided during the day on Saturday followed by the Bal in the evening. Dress in your best, and come and impress. Then join us Sunday morning in the Park for a leisurely late breakfast and games.

September 29-30th 2007, Bal D'Argent, Canton of Cairnfell

Eureka Hall and Park
Corner Eureka Street and Stawell Street, Ballarat Location:
Canton of Cairnfell (Ballarat, Victoria, Australia)

Photos and video from Lochac's Rowany Festival

Aliena de Savigny has posted a photo album and a video from the 2007 Rowany Festival in the Kingdom of Lochac. The video deals with bead-making and iron forging.

Rowany photos on Flickr

Andre de Montsegur has posted a number of albums of his photos from the 2007 Rowany Festival on the Flickr website.

A report from Rowany Festival in Lochac

Karl Faustus von Aachen recently attended the Rowany Festival in the Kingdom of Lochac and reports on his experiences, including his evaluation of the new Crossroads site.

Flame Tree Ball

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As has been the custom, the College of St Malachy and its surrounding shire of Adora being blessed with many young people of most excellent grace and vigour, do we hold the Flametree Ball each year, a most entertaining evening of song, dance, food and merriment to the delight of all who attend.

And so, on Saturday 26th May A.S. XLII (2007), do we propose to once again open our doors and entreat all who would join Location:
College of St Malachy (Bulli, New South Wales)

4th Ynys Fawr Baronial Investiture

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The Barony of Ynys Fawr invites one and all to witness the stepping down of our third Baron and Baroness, Arnfinr Akasson and Anna Caterina del Cossa, and the Investiture of our fourth Baron and Baroness, Master Snorri Bloddrekkr or Odinslundi and Lady Stella de Ravenscar.

The weekend will begin with a Potluck lunch & Tournament in the beautiful Fitzroy Gardens, not far from the University of Tasmania in Location:
Barony of Ynys Fawr (Hobart, Tasmania)

Reminders for Rowany Festival

Berenger, Steward for Lochac's Rowany Festival, has posted a few reminders of particular interest to those attending the event, especially relating to security and transportation.

Photos of Anealean 20th Anniversary Camping Weekend

Maria of Heybridge has posted photos from Lochac's Anealean 20th Anniversary Camping Weekend.

Great Northern War IX

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Come to the North's premiere war event. War, war and more war! The War also includes tournament, A&S competitions, fencing, jousting, archery, feasting, war, drinking and much merriment. This is a fully catered event from Friday night soup kitchen to Monday lunch.

http://www.sca.org.au/riverhaven/great_northern_war.htm

Location:
Barony of River Haven (Samford, Queensland)

Lochac Midwinter Coronation

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What: Bid farewell to Lochac's retiring monarchs and welcome our new King and Queen in grand style and architectural splendour with inspiring music, roaring fires, an excellent, hearty feast prepared by the Peerless Kitchen, a high ball and some remarkable entertainment. We're calling in favours and pulling out all stops to ensure you will never find a more fitting opportunity to wear your best and warmest Elizabethan... Location:
Barony of Southron Gaard (Christchurch, New Zealand)

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Barony of Rowany

The Barony of Rowany is the SCA branch in the Sydney, Australia metropolitan area. They are part of the Kingdom of Lochac.

Lochac May Crown Tourney

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Princes to act, monarchs to behold the swelling scene! Imagine, a grand field, surrounded by the pavilions of the greatest nobles of the realm. Pennants snap in the breeze as the heralds call gracious ladies clad in the finest of velvets and brocades to bear witness to the swirling clash of arms!

A glorious day indeed! Harken now to the hall, lanterns and candles throwing soft light on the many banners. The steward ushers the servers forward, their tray piled high with the finest produce and game in the Kingdom. Location:
Barony of Politarchopolis (Canberra, Australia)

Live News Coverage from Rowany Festival

In the Kingdom of Lochac, Sveinn inn kyrri Grimsson has taken on the ambitious task of bringing news directly from the Rowany Festival to the Web. SCAtoday.net now features an hourly-updated news feed from the Rowany news web site.

Rowany Festival News

This website covers the Festival live for those that cannot make it, as well as to preserving fond memories for those that were there.

Ursulan Newcomers Feast

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Are you new? Are you old? Are you somewhere in between? On the 24th of March, the College of St Ursula would like to invite you to join us at our Newcomers Feast as a way of greeting both new and past faces to the Society.

It will be held on Saturday the 24th, from 6pm, at the Croydon IMAR Hall. ( Imar Youth Charitable Hall, cnr The Strand & Paisley Roads, Croydon, NSW.)This is only a short walk from Croydon train station. Location:
College of St Ursula (Croydon, New South Wales)

Lochac classic

Bartholomew in the Kingdom of Lochac has announced that several album of photos from the early days of the Kingdom are now available to view on the Southron Gaard website.

Newcomers Feast and Tourney

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On Sunday 25th February there will be a combined demo and event at Blackbutt Reserve, New Lambton Heights, in the Mahogony Drive section of the reserve. The demo is for the Scouts. The Scouts event starts at 9am and finishes at 3pm. I think that we should turn up between 9 and 10 for setting up and getting ready. From about 10:30am onwards we can start doing demos.

Newcomers Feast and Tourney Location:
Barony of Mordenvale (New Lambton, Queensland)