Hogmanay


  • South Pacific Hotel 23 Morrison Hill Road Hong Kong Island Hong Kong

A Scottish Style New Year’s Eve Celebration

Featuring musician, Fred Moyes, and caller, Christine Basnett from Canada. 

Welcoming drinks from 7.00PM. Carriages 1.00AM following morning.

Ticket includes buffet dinner, free wine, beer and soft drinks ALL EVENING.

Atholl Brose, pipes, Scottish Country Dancing with live music.

Formal or National Dress

Tickets: Members $1,100

Non-members $1,200

Under-16s $700.

Enquiries/reservations hamlett@hkbu.edu.hk

Cheques: Tim Hamlett, House C6, Ville de Jardin, 33-35 Sui Wo Road, Fotan, NT.

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Your musician:

Fred Moyes was born in Perthshire and emigrated in 1969 to Canada where he worked as a university professor and singer of satirical songs.

He took up playing for Scottish Country Dancing in 1989 and has since performed in Canada, the US, Japan, Germany, England and Scotland. He has also featured regularly in the RSCDS Summer School at St Andrews.

And your caller:

Christine Basnett was born in Crosshouse, near Kilmarnock, and emigrated to Canada in 1982. She took up Scottish Country Dancing following a move to London, Ontario in 2000, and received the RSCDS Teaching Certificate in 2006.

As well as teaching regular classes she has given workshops and weekend courses in Canada and Japan.