Australian Capital Territory
Bush Dance Workshops are held on Mondays in February through November (except public and school holidays) at All Saints Church Hall 9 Cowper Street Ainslie.
8-10pm Every Monday February – November (School and Public holidays excepted).
COST: $8 ($6 MFS Members).
Bush Dances: Second and last Saturday nights of the month
Shearers Ball: Saturday 25th March 2017:
Colonial Ball: Albert Hall, September 2017 (date TBA)
New South Wales
Australian Colonial and Folk Dancers
Blue Mountains Heritage Dance group Wentworth Falls, Wednesdays 7.30-9.30 school terms only (Caroline firstname.lastname@example.org)
Bush Music Club
Beecroft Bush Dance – 1st Saturday of the month(Feb – Dec) 7.30 – 11.30pm with music from Sydney’s best bush bandsBeecroft Community Centre, Beecroft Rd Beecroft
Dance Workshop – Monday nights (Feb – Dec except public holidays) 7.30 – 9.30pmPennant Hills Community Centre, Yarrara Road Pennant Hills
Heritage Ball & Picnic. 19th May 2018. BMC-HeritageBall2018 leaflet
Hunter Folk Dancers
Nowra Bush Dance run by Shoalhaven Folk Club. First Saturday of the month.8pm. Contact Margaret (02)4421 0557 or email@example.com
Sutherland Shire Folk Dance Group
Meets every Wednesday night from February to mid-December at Gymea Anglican Church hall, 131 Gymea Bay Road, Gymea
(short walk from Gymea Railway Station, near President Ave)
from 7.30 – 10pm for bush dancing, a yarn and a cuppa.
All the dances are taught, walked through and called.
Entry fee: $6.00 / person.
Beginners, singles, partners and groups are welcome.
Enquiries: Mike 95202859, Leila 95451576
Monthly Bush Dances.
Morningside School of Arts. cnr Wynnum & Thynne Rds, Morningside
8 pm – 11 pm, Supper provided
2019 – 23rd Feb, 23rd Mar, 27nd April, 25th May, 22nd Jun, 27nd Jul (Ball), 24th Aug, 28th Sep, 26th Oct, 23rd Nov
$15 (Concessions $10)
Children under 12 (free), over 12 ($10)
Music – The Champion Moreton Bay Band and Friends
U3A Class – Mondays, Yeronga – Judy, 0420 221 869
Monday Mornings 10am – 12 noon.
Starting 4th February 2019
Stephens Uniting Church Hall
cnr Kadumba St & Kingsley Pde, Yeronga
$5 includes dance notes etc
Check before attending classes.
Colonial Regency & Convict Dances
Monthly in Samford. Fridays (usually the 2nd of the month)
Dates for 2019
April 12 – Barn Dance
May 10 National Heritage Festival Dance
June 14 – Dances from Poldark TV series
No dance in July
October 19 Jane Austen Ball (Sandgate Town Hall)
Our monthly dances are held upstairs in the Farmers Hall at 7:30pm.
The Farmers’ Hall, 30 Main Street, Samford, QLD. The hall is air conditioned and 25 minutes from Brisbane’s CBD.
All welcome – beginners, dancers, musicians, and onlookers. No partner, costume or experience required. Fun, lively and social dances to live music.
Tickets: $10.00. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Heather 07 32894708
The Australian Traditional and Bush Dance Society – Coles Hall, 34A Third Ave (near cnr Stephen Tce, opposite All Souls Church), St Peters – 2nd, 4th and 5th Tues, 7:30pm-9.30pm Contact: Merilyn Taylor 0409 670 205
Adelaide Colonial Dancers
1st and 3rd Wednesdays, 7.45pm, Ikaros Hall, Unley.
Contact: Darrell, 0408344410
Dance for Health
Over 50’s – St Aidans Church Hall – Lorraine 6255 9243
- Melbourne Colonial Dancers.
3rd Thursday. Ashburton UN Hall 7:30-10pm
Beginner Classes 7:30 Ashburton UN Hall 7:30-10pm
First Series: Jan 31st, 2019
Second Series: Aug 22nd, 2019
- Melbourne Colonial Dancers Every Wednesday Night 8-10pm from 1st Wed Feb to 2nd Wed Dec 2019 Collingwood Senior Citizens Hall, Eddy Crt, Abbotsford. Live Music 2nd Wednesday. First night free.
1. June 22nd 2019 Gold Fever at Collingwood Town Hall, 140 Hoddle St.8-12:30
Band Blackberry Jam.
2.Nov 30th 2019 Preston TH, Gower St, Preston 8-12:30
Coral 0468 739 761
- TSDAV – Traditional Social Dance Association of Victoria
1. 11th Hour Dance Workshops 1st Sundays 2-5pm Church of Christ Hall, 1 The Avenue, Surrey Hills ( Melway 46 H11 )
- 2. Port Arlington Dance Weekend To be confirmed 8,9 & 10th Nov 2019Contact Norm Ellis 03 9888 5332
Any changes to times &/OR dates will appear first on the TSDAV homepageie < http://www.tsdav.asn.au/ >, and also link to the ‘events’ page.
- Victorian Folk Music Club
First Saturday of the month (except January) 8-11pm Bush Dance
Ringwood East Elderly Citizens Hall, Laurence Grove, Ringwood East.
- May 25th 2019 Kilsyth Hall, Mt Dandenong Rd, Kilsyth
Sept 27th 2019 Venue to be arranged.
Children’s Dance 3rd Sat 2-3:30
Ringwood East Senior Citizen’s HalL
Laurence Grove, Ringwood East.
- Hobart – “Folk Dances with Live Music” – Wesley Hall – last Sat Mar-Nov except Easter – 7:30 – email@example.com
- Hobart – “Danceoholics Unaminous” – Wesley Hall – 2nd Fri except Jan and Easter – 7:30 – firstname.lastname@example.org