News » 13th December 2019

Youth Band Tattoo application

                                       RNZPBA YOUTH PIPE BAND APPLICATION

                                NZ MILITARY TATTOO PERFORMANCE 2020

The Royal New Zealand Pipe Bands’ Association has been invited to provide a Youth Pipe Band to perform in the 2020 New Zealand Military Tattoo to be staged in Palmerston North on April 4th. We now seek interested young pipers and drummers to apply to be a part of this exciting event.

You must be under the age of 20 years of age as of April 2020, and you must be a playing member of a New Zealand registered pipe band.

Your selection in this band will be taken into account should you decide to apply to be a member of the 2020/2021 Royal New Zealand Youth Pipe Band, auditions for which will take place later in 2020.

Please complete the YPB Tattoo application.pdf">APPLICATION FORM and send to Mike Sander no later than 5pm Friday 20th December 2019, via e-mail to For further information you may call Mike on 029 773 1441.

As many as possible of the band selected for the Tattoo will meet briefly during Summer School in Wellington.