Jane Austen Ball 2023

When: Saturday 7 October,
Supper at 6:00pm, Dancing 7:00pm – 10:30pm
Where: Dayboro Community Hall, 6 Bradley Street, Dayboro, QLD
Cost: $70

Tickets for this year’s ball are sold out!

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Imagine yourself transported to the world of Jane Austen.
Experience the dances popular in Jane’s day, just as they were in early colonial Australia.
Join us for an evening of Regency dancing in the spacious Dayboro Community Hall.
Dance to the music of Australia’s premier early colonial dance band, Phillip’s Dog. All dances will be taught and called on the night by dance historian and teacher, Dr Heather Blasdale Clarke. You can also join us for two classes prior to the ball to learn the dances.

The Dayboro Community Hall is a rustic heritage listed hall, located in the heart of picturesque Dayboro.  The hall is located close to shops and cafes. 6 Bradley Street, Dayboro 4521  View map

Our current server is currently out of action (2 October) so Tickets are available through Eventbrite

Introductory session for the ball

When: Saturday 7 October, 2023
4:00 – 5:30 pm
Where: Dayboro Community Hall, 6 Bradley Street, Dayboro, QLD
Cost: $10

An introductory session to cover the basics for the ball. Steps, movements and terminology to help guide you through all the dances.

Best to come dressed for the ball, however there is a half an hour gap between the end of the session and the beginning of supper.

People not attending the ball are also welcome to join us for this session.

Cost $10.00
Tea and coffee provided.

Live music by Australia’s leading ensemble specialising in colonial dance music, Phillip’s Dog.


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