Our Baron and Baroness
Hrolf Herjölfssen (Cary Lenehan) and Madelaine de Bourgogne (Marjorie Lenehan)
The Baron and Baroness rule the Barony in the King’s Name
Email: Baron@ynysfawr.lochac.sca.org or Baroness@ynysfawr.lochac.sca.org
Seneschal (President) - David de Derlington (David Beresford)
The Seneschal (sen-a-shell) is the administrative head of the group and assists the Baron and Baroness to help make the Barony run smoothly. All the other officers report to the Seneschal.
Chatelaine (Newcomers Relations) - Wulfgar Jarnsiða (Dan Russell)
If you are new to the SCA, you may like to visit our Newcomers Page for FAQs.
Alternatively if you would like to contact someone in the SCA in Tasmania you can leave a message on 0416 589 945 or send an email to Wulfgar Jarnsiða and Lord Wulfgar will contact you when he is able.
Chirurgeon – Vacant
The Chirurgeon provides first aid at Society events. (The word “Chirurgeon” is a medieval term from which the modern “Surgeon” is derived.)
Knight Marshall – Aiden Brock (Kevin Hotson)
The Marshals are in charge of the arts of war and tourney. These include missile combat, target archery, siege artillery and heavy foot combat. Their primary concern is the adherence to the various rules and conventions on equipment and behaviour of the field of combat. The Head of the Marshals is called the Knight Marshal.
Dromond Herald - Declan of Drogheda (Darren West)
There are two main areas of heraldry: Voice heraldry deals with making announcements at court and introducing combatants. And book heraldry deals with people’s SCA name and coat of arms.
Arts & Sciences – Drusticc inigena Eddarrnonn (Alice Finlayson)
The Arts and Sciences minister fosters learning within the Barony. Arts are creative endeavours like sewing, calligraphy, singing, juggling, painting and more. While the sciences include brewing, cooking, medieval & games etc.
Lists - Simon Malory (Simon Gerrrard)
The lists officer keeps track of who is fighting whom at tourneys. They work out who has been eliminated and who has made it to the final bout.
The Canton of Lightwood (proposed)
Seneschal – Adelindis filia Gotefridi (Liz Williamson)
A canton is a sub-group similar to a shire, but with strong ties to its parent group. The canton of Lightwood is based in Geeveston initially, but will spread out over time to encompass the whole Huon Valley. There’s a website to tell you more about it.