Lochac

Kingdom of Lochac

Cairnfell's Spring Feast

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The people of Cairnfell invite one and all to join us in a day of fun, food and frivolity to celebrate the return of spring.

There will be an Archery and infantry (heavy) tournament held in the afternoon, followed by a feast in the evening.

Lists open for both tournaments at 1.00pm and close promptly at 1.30pm and 2.45pm respectively. (no late list entries will be allowed)

When: Saturday 21st October 2006 Location:
Canton of Cairnfell (Victoria, Australia)

Innilgard Baronial 20 Year Celebration

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Innilgard celebrates 20 years as a Barony with a fabulous feast! Memories and tales of the past blend with the present to create a night of food, song and laughter.

Innilgard Baronial 20 Year Celebration
When: 25th November 2006, Hall opens 6:30, Feast starts 7:00
Where: Clovelly Park Memorial Community Centre
16 York Ave, Clovelly Park
Adelaide, SA, AUS.
Steward: Lady Collette de Harcourt (Rebecca Tonkin) Location:
Barony of Innilgard (Adelaide, Australia)

Spring War XII

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The Barony of Mordenvale is proud to announce that Spring War XII is approaching to held on from 29/09/2006 to 02/10/06 at Standen Road Lower Belford NSW.

Prices as follows
To September 23: $80.00 M $75.00 NM
After September 23: $110.00

This is fully catered event

For more information contact me at andrewrg@optusnet.com.au or go to the Mordenvale Website Location:
Barony of Mordenvale (Belford, New South Wales)

First Mates Tourney

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It is that time of the year again! For the past twelve months, Lady Ruth (Helmet Hackforth) has valiantly served my Captain in defense of my ship. The Gardian will now be requiring a new and loyal First Mate whose job it is to protect the Captain and the Ship. The First Mate will be chosen by means of a Rapier Tourney, defending the ship from all rougues. The victor will hold the titleof First Mate for the following year. (We will be reporting this event for points towards the Lochac Rapier Championship.) Location:
Barony of Innilgard (Adelaide, Australia)

Antarctica Officially Part of Lochac

According to the official SCA geography page, "parts of Antarctica" are now officially part of the Kingdom of Lochac.

Photos from Lochac Coronation

Asbjorn has posted photos from the recent Coronation in the Kingdom of Lochac.

River Haven Baronial Devest/Invest

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Join us as we farewell Somerled and Caelia and welcome the 5th Baron and Baroness of River Haven, Wendell von Bayern and Catalin de Dalmation.

When: 22nd/23rd July 2006
Where: Saturday : Narangba Community Hall, 229 Mackie Road, Narangba. QLD UBD Map 78, E13
Sunday:   River Haven Hall, Wesley Street, Lutwyche. QLD UBD 44Map 140, A11

Time: Saturday 11:00am, Sunday 10:00am

This event will be themed in the best traditions of the German courts of the early 16th Century. Location:
Barony of River Haven (Narangba, Queensland, Australia)

Tocal Baronial Birthday 2006

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Come one, come all. Yes, it’s tocal time again! Fight, feast, and fall over into your nice warm bed.

When: 8 – 9 July, 2006
Times: Site opens 10am Sat, 12pm Lunch, 6pm Feast

Address of Site
CB Alexander Agricultural College
Tocal Road Paterson

Cost of Event:
Event and Accommodation - $40
Feast Only (includes lunch) Members $25
Saturday Day Rate - $5 Location:
Barony of Mordenvale (Paterson, NSW, Australia)

St. Vitas' Dance Weekend

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St Vitas' dances back to town. There will be two days of all kinds of dance and dance related classes.

ST VITAS' DANCE WEEKEND
Politarchopolis
5-6 August 2006

The competition dances for the Bal d'Argent will be taught! Come and get ready for Lochac's premier dance event!

This year there will be music classes as well!

And of course we will also have a Feast and Ball on the Saturday night. Location:
Politarchopolis (Lake Tuggeranong, ACT, Australia)

Stormhold Baronial Investiture

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A weekend of Drunkenness, Dancing, Pageantry and Violence. Celebrating the Seventh Stormhold Baronial Investiture. Friday, Saturday and Sunday 23, 24 and 25 June.

Friday Night Tavern Night
At St Joseph’s Hall, Otter St Collingwood Melways page 44, C4 - nearest tram in Smith St, Route 86

Dancing, merriment and fun. Bring your own drinks and enjoys snacks and mulled wine while dancing, gaming and catching up with friends. Location:
Barony of Stormhold (Alphington, Victoria, Australia)

Join the SCA in Western Australia!

The Bunbury Mail in Bunbury, Western Australia, offers readers the chance to learn about the Middle Ages by joining the recently-created SCA group.

Lochac Midwinter Coronation XLI

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The first Coronation to be held in the Crescent Isles, will be held on the banks of Lake Karapiro - the birthplace of champions, in the Canton of Cluain, Barony of Ildhafn.

Mid-Winter Coronation XLI
7-9 July 2006

On this weekend we will be commemorating the glorious reign of King Ædward Stadfæste and Queen Yolande Kesteven. We also celebrate the ascension of our new monarchs. Location:
Canton of Cluain (Lake Karapiro, New Zealand)

Innilgard's Winter Collegium XXXXI

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This year collegium will be a 2 day event full of classes. There is room for Rapier Practice/ classes on Saturday & Heavy Practice/classes on Sunday.

Saturday 3rd and Sunday 4th June, 2006

At the Paddocks Community House,
cnr Brigge and Kesters Rds, Para Hills
West. (Enter via Kesters Rd.) UBD map 83 H6.

Hall opens 9.00am. Closes 5.30pm

The collegium is a garbed event. Location:
Barony of Innilgard (Para Hills West, SA, Australia)

Lochac May Crown photos and video online

House Woodrose has posted some of its pictures and video (including the complete final) on the web for enjoyment by all.

Lochac Crown Tournament Photos Online

Isíbéal inghean Chorcráin of Castle Saburac has posted a nice album of photos taken at the recent Lochac Fall 2006 Crown Tournament.

Event report: St Monica's Day Celebration - College of St Monica, Lochac

The College of St Monica (Monash University, Clayton, Victoria, Australia), which is within the borders of the fair Shire of Krae Glas, held its annual event celebrating its patron saint on 6 May, AS XXXXI.

Lochac May Crown results

The populace of the Kingdom of Lochac gathered in the Shire of Bordercros on the second Saturday of May, AS XXXXI, in the company of their much loved King and Queen, Aedwarde and Yolande, to participate in and witness the Crown Tourney that would ensure the succession should anything (forfend the very notion!) happen to Their Royal Majesties.

Rowany Festival Photos

Photos of Lochac's largest event, the Rowany Festival, which this year had over 1000 gentles in attendance, including visitors from Ealdormere, An Tir and Caid, have been posted to the Shire of Krae Glas's Gallery.

Barony of Aneala Winner of Lochac's Most Improved Website Competition

Their Excellencies Bartholomew and Katherine, Baron and Baroness of Southron Gaard, have announced the winners of the Kingdom of Lochac's Most Improved Website Competition.

The Bloth

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A Medieval Feast on the Theme "A Celebration of the Solstice" plus… The Tournament of Roses and The Tournament of Rapier, Song & Rime.

When & Where:
Saturday 24th June 2006

The Tournaments will be held on at Potters Park, corner Dominion and Balmoral Roads, Balmoral, Auckland. Rapier Tourney commences at 12pm sharp and Tourney of Roses begins at 2pm. So bring along your picnic lunch and be enthralled by the bardic talents and swordsmanship of the Barony's finest. Entrants in the Tournament of Roses will need to bring at least half a dozen roses and a consort to bestow them upon. Location:
Barony of Ildhafn (Balmoral, Auckland, New Zealand)

Rowany Festival, Dusty but Cool!

Paul Sleigh (Bat) and Damian Forlani-Brennan (Reynardine) report on the 2006 Rowany Festival held in Yass, New South Wales, in the Kingdom of Lochac. The event was hosted by the Barony of Rowany.

Cold War Goes Forth

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COLD WAR GOES FORTH. Get on Board. This year cold war presents two days of solid war.

  • Feasting (Breakfast, Lunches and Dinner Feasts from Saturday morn to Monday Morn)
  • A & S Competitions
  • Rapier Tournament
  • Boat Racing on a horrifying scale
  • Hot Showers, Normal Toilets and Dorms.

When : Friday June 9th to Monday June 12th (Site opens at 3 pm on Friday) Location:
Barony of Rowany (Silverdale, New South Wales)

Four elevated to the peerage at Rowany Festival.

At the Rowany Festival, held over Easter in the Kingdom of Lochac, Their Majesties Aedward and Yolande recognised the magnificent achievements of four of Their populace by elevating them to the peerage.

Rowany Festival

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The largest SCA event in the Southern Hemisphere, the Rowany Festival is held at Yass, New South Wales, organised by the Barony of Rowany.

http://www.sca.org.au/rowany/festival/index.html Location:
Barony of Rowany (Yass, New South Wales)

Lochac Interactive Map

Finn, Webmaster for the Kingdom of Lochac, has announced that a revised version of the Lochac Kingdom map is now available online. The map is interactive.

Photos from Knights Hospitaller Dragon Feast

Master Gwynfor Lwyd has announced that he has updated his website with images from Knights Hospitaller Dragon Feast which took place March 11, 2006 in the Kingdom of Lochac.

Annual Ball of the Guild of the Silver Rondel

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Annual Ball of the Guild of the Silver Rondel, hosted by the Barony of Southron Gaard, Christchurch, New Zealand. Intensive dance and music workshops, the Bal itself, and dance picnic and tourney the following day. Dance list and booking details coming soon...

You can find instructions for all but one of the competition dances on my web site: http://joannaandmurray.homemail.com.au/. There is a link to there Location:
Barony of Southron Gaard (Christchurch, New Zealand)

Lochac May Crown Tournament

The populace of Lochac and the Known World are invited to join with the Shire of Bordescros in playing witness to the May Crown tournament to decide the successors to TRM Aedward and Yolande at the conclusion of their upcoming reign.

Canterbury Faire Photos Online

Bartholomew from Southron Gaard in the Kingdom of Lochac, reports that an album of photos from Canterbury Faire have been posted in the Southron Gaard Gallery.

Kill the Pirates - They're Back!

Those Pesky pirates have returned (how dare they!). As Privateers for the Crown, the Gardian is calling on Innilgard's archers for hire! We will pay Aztec Gold for those who help us defend Innigard's waters. Once 'boarded', we will be hiring Lights to send them packing! We urge the populace to view the spectacle from the 'beaches'. Bring a picnic lunch.