End of Month Dance

The End of Month (EoM) Bush Dances are normally held on the last Saturday in the month, from March to October excluding public holiday long weekends. Please check back here or on the MFS Calendar as all events are subject to change.

No need to bring a partner, no need to book, just turn up at the door for a great night out.

Photo Anne Mathas

Dress
Good casual, comfortable for dancing.

Supper
Please bring a contribution to the supper.

Drinks
Tea, coffee, cordial and water are available, costing $1 for a “bottomless” cup which you can refill throughout the whole night. Or BYO water, cordial or soft drinks.

Cost
Regular dances are just $19 for adults, $17 for group entry and concessions, $14 for MFS members, $9 for students (18 and over), all under 18s free. Special dances have different pricing as below.
No booking required – tickets at the door (except the Colonial Ball which is by ticket only – see below).


SATURDAY EOM DANCES
 in 2019
at Canberra Baptist Church, Currie Cres, Kingston – Location map

27 July 2019,  8 – 11.30pm
Theme: Tartan heart
Band: Strathmannan
Caller: Claire Stoneman

31 August 2019,  8 – 11.30pm
Theme
: Fun Dances from the Australian Tradition
Band: Earthly Delights and Friends

28 September 2019, 7.30pm – 12midnight
“Special” – Colonial Ball – see below

26 October 2019, 8 – 11.30pm
Theme: Colonial and Ceilidh
Band: Canberra Mandolin Orchestra

31 December 2019, 8pm to after midnight
“Special” – New Year’s Eve Dance – see below

Special Dances

New Year’s Eve Dance

Dance the old year out and the new year in with the “The Burnt Roast ”.  All dances taught and called, so no experience necessary.

Entry prices to this is just  $25, $23 for Groups and concessions, $20 for MFS members (you can join at the door), $13 for students (see below), under 18s free.


Colonial Ball

The Colonial Ball has different pricing as it includes a fully catered supper, please check the event link for full details.   In 2019 this will again be held at the Albert Hall on 28 September in 2019. See the 2019 Colonial Ball page for more details.

STUDENT PRICES

Full-time (over 18) students are offered half price entry to regular bush dancing events, or discounted rate for special dances at the Yarralumla Woolshed and for the Colonial Ball – just show your student card. Under 18’s are free at all events except the Colonial Ball (where entry is at a reduced price to cover catering only).

For further information please contact:  Antonella 0413 295 004

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