McFarland’s Down Under the Kilt
Situated in the retail/ industrial hub of West Gosford, McFarland’s Down Under the Kilt is a family owned and operated business supplying Kilts, Bagpipes, Highland Dancing and all things Scottish. Founded in 1990 by John and Veronica McFarland with their eldest daughter Kylie, the store is now run by youngest son Douglas since John’s passing in 2010.

Experienced in Highland Dancing, Drum Majoring and as a Bagpipe player, Dougie has the knowledge, contacts and will work with you to source the retail supplies you need. With a vast range of Highlandwear, gifts, accessories and homewares, McFarland’s Down Under the Kilt is your one stop shop, beautifully set for an enhanced shopping experience. Whether instore or in their online store, they will endeavour to provide you 5 star service, quality products and an experience that will remind you of the magic of Scotland.

Showroom 5/305 Manns Road
West Gosford NSW 2250
Phone: 0414636357
E-mail: mcfscot@downunderthekilt.com

MacPhee Bagpipes
MacPhee Bagpipes offers everything for the piper, from new instruments to repairs.

Set up in 2008, MacPhee Bagpipes is located on the Central Coast of NSW Australia. From 1986 to 2008, Michael was employed as a bagpipe maker by Piob Mhor in Blairgowrie Scotland, and years of experience allows him to continue making bagpipes in the traditional way using only the finest quality materials.

MacPhee Bagpipes is proud to offer the MacPhee Premier Bagpipe range. These pipes are designed to perform with outstanding balance and tonal quality in the MacDougall tradition. Easy to tune drones produce a rich, well balanced tone making them ideal for the solo or band piper.

"Designed for the elite player who demands outstanding quality."
Dennis Browning

MacPhee Bagpipes also manufacture practice chanters and offer a full repair service. From tying in a new bag to replacement parts to a full refurbishment, letMacPhee Bagpipes be your one stop shop for all your bagpipe servicing requirements

Please do not hesitate to enquire about your piping needs.

90 Brennon Rd
Gorokan NSW 2263
Phone: 02 43923666
Mobile: 0405735887
E-mail: macphee1340@gmail.com

Laycock St Dance

Laycock St Dance

Laycock St Dance is a multi-genre Performing Arts Centre with studios located in West Gosford and Empire Bay on the NSW Central Coast, offering classes in:

  • Tap
  • Highland
  • Scottish National
  • RAD Ballet
  • Jazz
  • Lyrical//Contemporary
  • Glee Club
  • Hip Hop
  • Cheerleading and Acrobatics
  • Drama
  • Musical Theatre
  • Vocal Classes
  • Adults Classes
  • Pre Schooler Classes
  • Solo’s, Duo’s and Eisteddfod Classes

With over 80 classes as well as private tuition options, at  Laycock St Dance we teach more than dance!

Our teachers have been specially chosen and have over 100 years of teaching experience combined, have performed in over 100 productions and performed either competitively or professionally in Australasia, North America, Europe, Asia and Africa.

Our goal is to use strict technique and the value of traditional dance to give students a genuine education in dance and performance art. Our teachers are qualified industry professionals who have achieved amazing results in their genres.

We will instill confidence in all our students and provide an equal and productive studio space. All our teachers are  dedicated to the protection of our students and as such we have formulated policies to ensure our students are treated with respect at all times, particularly in relation to costuming.