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Class Timetable

Swing Patrol – fun and friendly dance classes

Learn to dance! Beginners welcome, no partner required. We teach swing dancing – Lindy Hop, Charleston, Balboa, Collegiate Shag, Blues dancing – in fun, casual environments.

Click on a suburb for more details, including class times, Levels and locations.

Swing dancing weekly classes

Filter classes by dance style

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
*Fortnightly Level 3 class
from 6 Aug*
Fitzroy - swing courses
*Commencing Mon 20 Aug*-
6 week courses, beginners & advanced, online registration only.
Richmond Balboa
Weekly Balboa classes, all levels.
WednesdayWednesday Thursday
Coburg Collegiate Shag
Weekly Collegiate Shag Level 1 AND Level 2!
Club Maxie's, Prahran
Shag & Balboa Fortnightly. Click for details.
Fun Pit, Richmond
Classes & social Fortnightly. Click for dates and details.
Fig Jig, East Brunswick
Fortnightly Beginner taster class & social dancing afternoon

First timer?

The best thing to do is just come to a class. No partner required nor particular footwear or clothing. You cannot book or register. Just check the timetable and turn up to a Level 1 class that suits with $16 cash and we'll get you DANCING! All the above venues all have classes pitched at beginner level. If you have more questions check out the FAQ.

Frequently asked questions

Buy a Class Card

The Swing Patrol Class Discount Cards are:

  • Cheaper than paying casually.
  • Ensures good value for your dance classes.
  • Valid for any Swing Patrol casual class (not valid for courses, events, festivals, workshops, troupes.)
  • Valid for 12 months after purchase.

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