Special event marks Balmaha pontoon opening
Jun08

Special event marks Balmaha pontoon opening

AN enthusiastic crowd gathered for the official opening of Balmaha’s new pontoon today (8 June) by the Duke of Montrose. Speaking at the opening, the Duke told of the repeal of the Act of Proscription (1746) – which had banned the wearing of Highland dress – in 1782, commemorated as part of today’s event by the arrival on the pontoon of a rowing boat crewed by a group of oarsmen after crossing the Highland boundary fault...

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Balmaha hosts 2017 Three Lochs Classic
Aug20

Balmaha hosts 2017 Three Lochs Classic

THE 2017 RSAC Three Lochs Classic – sponsored for the second year by Bob Hay –  returned to Balmaha’s Oak Tree Inn on Sunday (20 August), which hosted the start, finish and the Concours d’Elegance. As well as cars built before 1982, this year’s event saw the debut of an ‘open’ class for cars built after 1982 considered to be of particular interest. The event offered a “wee” route of around 58 miles suitable for cars in the...

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Braw festival nights in Balmaha
Sep04

Braw festival nights in Balmaha

TWO special evening events are sure to be amongst the highlight’s of Balmaha’s Braw Weekend festival in a few weeks’ time. For as well as two full days of free family entertainment on the Saturday (1 October) and Sunday (2 October) the Braw Weekend festival programme also features a special five course meal on the opening night (Friday 30 September) and an exciting line-up of live music on the Saturday night. The Friday...

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Rally brings vintage and classic cars to Balmaha
Aug06

Rally brings vintage and classic cars to Balmaha

NEARLY 50 vintage and classic cars hit Balmaha for today’s Three Lochs Classic rally orgnaided by RSAC Motorsport. The Oak Tree Inn welcomed drivers and passengers by hosting the start and finish of the event as well as the Concours d’Elegance – a ‘competition of elegance’ at a gathering of prestigious cars. The rally – first run in 1938 – takes in a short route of around 40 miles suitable for veteran class...

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Job opportunities at Balmaha’s Oak Tree Inn
Apr14

Job opportunities at Balmaha’s Oak Tree Inn

BALMAHA’S award-winning Oak Tree Inn has vacancies for a supervisor and waiting/bar staff. Leading a team of up to 12 staff per day in the busy bar and restaurant, the supervisor will ensure all guests are given the best customer experience possible. Applicants should have previous supervisor experience, their own car and be prepared to work five shifts (ranging from 7am to 1am) over seven days including weekends. The Oak Tree...

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