School Excursions


Want a fun, high energy and quirky way to bring your students and members together while also promoting your school or group?

Don’t miss out on this year’s Armadale Highland Gathering and the Perth Kilt Run!

Register your group today for an excursion like no other; where they can have fun with fitness together and join in the community festivities of Scottish culture with the plethora of free family fun on offer.

Join us as we continue to build numbers and aim for the world record title of the Largest Kilt Run in the World! On the morning of Sunday 6 October 2019, hundreds will don their kilt in Armadale’s picturesque Minnawarra Park to take part in the Perth Kilt Run.

The Details
Where: Minnawarra Park, Armadale Road, Armadale
Routes: The 2.5km is flat paved surface whereas the 5km is more challenging.
Registration Fees: Under 12 years of age = Free, Youth over 12 years = $5, Seniors (65+) = $8, Adults = $10. Kilts = Adults $35, Kids $25.
Part proceeds from the Perth Kilt Run registrations are donated to three local charities.
Transport: Easy access bus parking will be provided for registered school/community groups. Public car parking will be available and it is a short five minute walk from the Armadale bus or train stations.

How to Register?

Register now to take part in this year’s Perth Kilt Run and mark Sunday 6 October in the school calendar as the must attend excursion of the year!

Make a day of it! Stay after the run or release your students/members to their families at the event to treat them to a knees-up at the Armadale Highland Gathering.  They can enjoy the unique sounds of Scottish pipe bands; be captivated by the highland dancers, and marvel at the competing strong men and women.  There will be a Medieval Fair, an opportunity to meet and greet Scottish dogs, as well as a Clan Village where Scottish descents can retrace their heritage.If you have questions or need more information please do not hesitate to contact the Arts & Events Team at the City of Armadale by emailing [email protected].

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