Highlands News

Chieftain announced for Brigadoon

Air Chief Marshal Angus Houston

The Bundanoon Highland Gathering Committee have announced retired Air Chief Marshal Sir Angus Houston as next year's Chieftain for Brigadoon.

Mr. Houston was educated in Scotland and moved to Western Australia in 1968 where he worked as a Jackaroo.

He joined the RAAF as a cadet pilot in 1970 and went on to become the Chief of Airforce in 2001.

After his retirement he was appointed as Chair of the Anzac Centenary Advisory Board and also oversaw the efforts to find Malaysia Airlines Flight 370.

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