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.


New South Wales


TUESDAYS • 7.30PM - 10.45PM

West Coast Swing Australia

Leanne Landels

Ashfield RSL,
Liverpool Rd, ASHFIELD, NSW

$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)

For more information, contact Leanne Landels


SUNDAYS • 7.30PM - 10.00PM

Nuroc Dance Company

Charles and Michelle Gil

Cnr O'Connell & Macquarie Streets

For enquiries e-mail 
or telephone 0412 002 755.


MONDAYS • 7.30PM - 10.30PM


West Coast Swing Classes & Social
Julie Gunn

Club Willoughby. 
26 Crabbes St, WILLOUGHBY,  NSW

Teachers:  see weekly teachers at

$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.

Enquiries: (02) 9410 1111 or 0418 426 401.


MONDAYS (excluding public holidays) • 6.30PM - 10.00PM


Lake Macquarie & Newcastle
Adrian Doczy

Merewether Golf Club.

Enquiries: Call Adrian on 0418 679 048,
email on or visit


Swing Skool

Peter & Michelle

In addition to their own events, Peter and Michelle also regularly guest teach at Tropcial Soul dance Studio  , CMJ West Coast Swing,  West Coast Swing Australia, and Nuroc WCS Dance Companies

Website -

TS Dance - WCS

Tropical Soul is proud to offer the highest quality tuition and interactive dance classes that will make learning new steps a truly fun experience.

See the class timetable.


WEDNESDAYS • 6.20PM - 10.00PM

Sylvain Pele'

Google HQ
48 Pirrama Rd, Pyrmont

6:20 pm – Principles, 7:20 pm - Evolution.
$20 per class or $30 for both
Facebook:  SYDNEY West Coast Swing





Raw Connection West Coast Swing

Allan Skinner

Mt Gravatt Bowls Club, 1873 Logan Rd, 
Upper Mt Gravatt, BRISBANE, QLD

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!



West Coast Swing Townsville

Bettina & Vitali

Movimiento,  1/205 Flinders St,

Contact:  Peter 0418 778 224
Venue website -

Phone: 0410 441 689    Email:




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
email :

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)



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!


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
Contact Mark at

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.

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                                    

Find out the Class Details.

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


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


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