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.

Upcoming in November

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OPA - Greek Dance with Live Music!

Canberra musicians will provide live music at this exciting final event of Greek dancing for 2016. All easy dances will be led by a qualified dance teacher and fun for everyone. 

When:  Saturday 5 November

Time: 1.30 – 4.00 pm

Cost: $10

More Information: 6231 4472 (Maria)

Upcoming Event

Family Dance



Saturday, 22nd October 2016

2:00pm to 4:00pm


Kick up your heels at the Folk Dance Canberra celebration of Children’s and Grandparent’s

Weeks. Children, mums, dads, carers, grandparents and the whole family are welcome to

come and learn dances from all around the world.  Dances are taught by a qualified teacher.

Families - $10.00. More Information: call Rebecca on 0420 524 412 or Suzanne on 6241 2941. 

Absolutely fun for everyone!

Why What WE Do Matters

Pazardzhik Clock Tower


It has now been 1 year and 8 months since I joined the Monday class of FDC Hackett.

This has been a profoundly uplifting experience, and I feel the need to express why what we do matters to me.

By Katerina Kormusheva

The wooden clock tower of Pazardzhik in the old posters.