Dance Schools

West Coast Swing is gaining momentum in Australia and New Zealand. Regular classes are held in every major capital city. Check out your state for school and class information.

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New South Wales

 
 

MONDAYS • 7:30PM - 10:30PM

CMJ

Julie Gunn

Club Willoughby. 
26 Crabbes Ave, WILLOUGHBY,  NSW

$17 per night, includes both classes & social dancing, or $75 for five class PASS  (valid for 6 months). $14 for Uni Students. U18's are free if accompanied by an adult.

Teachers:  see weekly teachers at www.learnwcs.com.au

Enquiries: (02) 9410 1111 or 0418 426 401

 

TUESDAYS • 7:30PM - 11:005PM

West Coast Swing Australia

Leanne Landels

Ashfield RSL
 374 Liverpool Rd, Ashfield NSW 2131W

$15 casual entry for the evening covers both classes & social dance time. Introductory beginner pass $30 for 6 classes purchase at your first class. Under 18's Free (accompanied by an adult)

Email:  dancewcsa@yahoo.com.au 

Information: https:facebook.com/dancewcsa

 

THURSDAYS• 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Sydney Swing

Krystal Murphy

Ruby's Dance Hall
 14 Cadogan St, Marrickville NSW 2204

$17- Entry  with intermediate at 7:00 PM and Beginner's at 8:00 PM

Enquiries: 0497 174 130

Email: krystal@sydneyswing.com.au

Information: https:facebook.com/SydneySwingDance

 

THURSDAYS (excluding public holidays) • 6:30PM - 9:50PM

danceVibe

Adrian Doczy

Kahiba Sports Club
63 Kenibea Ave, Kahibah NSW 2290

$15 Casual Visit, $70 for 5-night pass (3 month expiry), $120 10-night pass (5 month expiry) with Intro class 6:45 PM, Beginner Level 1 7:00 PM-7:30 PM, Level 2 7:40-8:10 PM, Level 3 (must be approved) 8:20 PM-8:50 PM and Social dancing to warm up, between leveled classes and until close.

Enquiries: 0418 679 048,
Email: dancevibe@yahoo.com.au

Information www.dancevibe.com.au

 
 

Queensland

 
 

TUESDAYS and THURSDAYS • 7:00PM - 9.30PM

Raw Connection West Coast Swing

Allan Skinner

Greenslopes Bowls Club, 131 Ridge St, 
Greenslopes, QLD 4120

West Coast Swing is a smooth modern style of partner dancing that is focused on technique, improvisation and musical interpretation.  Raw Connection is proud to bring West Coast Swing to Brisbane and the Gold Coast for weekly classes plus annual Swingsation & Swingtimate events!

 
 

THURSDAYS • 8PM - 10PM

West Coast Swing Townsville

Bettina & Vitali

Movimiento,  1/205 Flinders St,
EAST TOWNSVILLE, QLD

Contact:  Peter 0418 778 224
Venue website - http://www.movimiento.com.au

Website: www.rawconnection.com.au
Phone: 0410 441 689    Email: dance@rawconnection.com.au

 

Victoria

 
 

MONDAYS • 7PM - 11PM
Beginner/Intermediate Classes + Social Dancing

Barefoot Swing - Melbourne

City of Melbourne Bowls Club
Flagstaff Gardens, Dudley St, West Melbourne VIC

New routines taught every week. No experience needed for our Beginner class, and new dancers welcome anytime. Entry price includes two classes taught by Australia’s best West Coast Swing teachers and a total of four hours dancing! $15 for the whole night
            
Website:  http://barefootswing.com 
email :  info@barefootswing.com

Western Australia

 
 

WEDNESDAYS • 6:30PM - 9:30PM

West Coast Swing w/J.R.D.A

Dance Academy
296 Churchill Ave, Subiaco

J.R.D.A.  has been teaching and promoting West Coast Style Swing Dancing in Perth for nearly 10 years. West Coast Swing has remained a personal passion of Juan since he studied this style in the U.S. in 1998.

Classes are run in a 8 week cycle, with many levels, and a very progressive learning structure, moving you from the basics through to advanced concepts in an easy to follow system. See website for pricing.

 
 

THURSDAYS • 7:30PM - 10:00PM

Perth's SDS Street Swing Dance

Maylands Bowls Club
50 Clarkson Rd Maylands

DSD Street Swing is one of Perth’s largest social dance clubs, where you will learn a smooth, creative & extremely popular dance style.

Bar Open / $15 Adults / $10 Students / All Levels
Other classes can be viewed at: Street Swing

South Australia

 
 

TUESDAYS • 8:15PM - 10:00PM

Third Foot- Brady Stanton

The Russian Community Center
239 The Parade (cnr. Portrush Rd.), Norwood


Level 1 (beginner) Classes (8:15PM), 
Level 2 (Intermediate)  Classes (7:15PM),
Dancing (from 9:00PM)

Website: http://www.thirdfootadelaide.com.au/home/

 

Brady and Libby

Brady and Libby are Australia's premiere West Coast Swing Dance performers, competitors, choreographers and instructors/coaches!

Brady and Libby's comprehensive understanding of Dance, encompassing Classical Ballet, Jazz, Funk/Hip Hop, Ballroom, Latin, Modern Jive, Lindy Hop, other Swing Dances, Rock'n'Roll and West Coast Swing, as well as their infectious enthusiasm, make them versatile and effective, inspiring instructors.

They love to teach and it shows!

Website: http://www.bradyandlibby.com/home/

Australian Capital Territory

 
 

TUESDAYS • 7:30PM - 10:00PM

Audacity Dance

Mark Farrell, Karolina Latkoska

Belconnen Arts Centre
118 Emu Bank Drive, Belconnen Town Centre (on the lake) 

$149 for 10 week term or $20 casual
New starters @ 7:30PM, Social dance @ 8:20PM, Intermediate @ 9:00PM

Websitewww.audacitydance.com.au
Contact Mark at  info@audacitydance.com.au

New Zealand

 

Hamilton Scene

Louisa Alix

West Coast Swing NZ - HamiltonThe Class and workshops schedule is always changing, so click here to get the most up to date information from the website.
West Coast Swing class and social in Auckland, Tauranga, and Hamilton.

Contact:   westcostswingnz@xtra.co.nz
Phone: call +64 (21) 0303 780 or +64 (7) 825 5005


THURSDAYS • 7:15PM - 10:15PM

Raw Connection

Join Eric, Ani, Shanon, Rachel and Kristy this week and get introduced to a new dimension of partner dancing, West Coast Swing!       

Social Dancing from 7:15PM, Beginner class from 7:30PM, Social Dancing from 8:15PM, Improvers Class from 8:45PM, Social Dancing from 9:15PM.

Adults: $15, Students: $13                                    

Contact: www.rawconnection.co.nz 
Find out the Class Details.


MONDAYS • 7:00PM - Late and TUESDAYS • 7:30PM - 10PM

SwingFX

Alan, Norma, Steve & Tina

Mondays: The Loft
3 Korma Lane - Lower Ground Floor via Basin View Lane, Panmure
Beginners + Intermediate + Ssocial dancing

Tuesdays: 111 May Road, Mt Roskil
Beginners + social dancing

Contact:  http://www.swingfx.co.nz


WCS Swing South

Each Intro to WCS Class will introduce you to the basic rhythms, patterns and techniques of West Coast Swing in a relaxed format. By the end of the first lesson you’ll be dancing West Coast Swing to a variety of awesome music, including the latest chart hits! You will also meet new people during the lesson and have the opportunity to continue dancing afterwards.

Classes: Freestyle/Registration:7.15 – 7.30pm
               Intro to WCS Class:    7.30 – 8.30pm
               Social Dancing:           8.30 – 9.15pm
                Improves Class:        9.15 – 9.30pm
                Social Dancing:          9.30 – 10pm

Prices:    Four Class Pass: $40
               Adult: $25 Student (with ID)
               Casual entry: $12
               Adult: $10
               Students (with ID): $5
               Social dancing only

Location: Studio #3 @ Salsa Latina,12 Bath St, Christchurch - on south side of South City Mall

http://swingsouth.co.nz