Welcome to Folk Dance Canberra

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"25 years of Fostering International Folk Dance for Fun and Fitness"

FDC prides itself on teaching dances from around the world, whilst promoting physical fitness and emotional well-being in a social setting.

FDC's aims are to:

- promote the development of folk dancing in Canberra and the surrounding region; and

- encourage the professional development of teachers of folk dance.

OPA - Greek Dancing!

Great opportunity to learn how to Greek dance before our big Greek Dance Party with live music with Stavros and his band in May.  Come and practice Hassapiko, Kalamatianos, Tsamikos, Ikariotikos, and Zorba!

All welcome - no experience or partners needed.

When: Saturday 8 April, 1.30 – 4.30 pm


Folk Dance Canberra Hall

Hackett Community Centre

114 Maitland Street

Hackett ACT 2602

Cost: $10

Beginners World Dance Class

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NEW: Thursday nights, 7.30 – 8.30 pm (starting 2 February)

Learn the Gypsy Polka, Russian ‘Ya Da Kalinushku’, Peruvian ‘Chilili’, Albanian ‘Valle Pogonishte’, Turkish ‘Hastayim’, Romanian ‘Sarba de la Eninsala’ and many more wonderful dances to inspiring music from countries around the world. No partner necessary. All welcome. Bookings and enquiries: 0420 524 412 (Rebecca)