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Fitzroy – swing courses


Course-based learning at Swing Patrol Fitzroy.
Plus a new social dancing hub in the inner city.

Fitzroy – swing courses will be changing to WEDNESDAYS from January 2019.


The six week course structure will allow for a personalised approach to the ongoing needs of the class, and provide an opportunity to build ideas and techniques over a dedicated amount of time.

Now with 4 courses! That’s right, 4 different sessions for beginners, intermediate, advanced and solo jazz lovers. And a discount for registering for two at once.


Next courses commence Wednesday 16 January 2019!

When: Wednesdays 16 Jan, 23 Jan, 30 Jan, 6 Feb, 13 Feb, 20 Feb 2019.
Where: Ashtanga Yoga Centre: 110-112 Argyle St, Fitzroy
How much: $99 per person for one 6 week course,
$198 for a Pair Pass (1 Lead + 1 Follow)
Pre-bookings only, no cash sales.

** Register for TWO concurrent courses and save!!
Register for two courses at once (one 7pm course, one 8pm course) and use code secondcourse at the checkout to obtain a 25% discount on both courses.
When registering, use the “Find Other events” button on the checkout page to book the second course, and discount code will be applied to both courses.***

$79 per person for any 6 week course
Valid until 5pm Wed 26 December 2018.


7:00 – 8:00pm Fundamentals with Chloe & Brady
A beginner-level course with a focus on social dancing within lindy hop, playing with rhythm and the classic steps. Lindy hop at its roots, keeping it simple and swinging. No prior knowledge required.

7:00 – 8:00pm Solo Jazz with Anna
An all levels course to learn how to relax the body and dance with rhythm and expression. The feet will have new rhythms to play with and the body will learn new ways to move. We’ll look at classic moves and learn to improvise right from scratch.


8:00 – 9:00pm Lindy Hop Roots with Anna & Chris
Introducing our all new Lindy Hop Roots course! This course is for intermediate dancers. We’ll build on your solid fundamentals to develop your rhythmic and musical expression, lead/follow connection, and Lindy Hop and jazz vocabulary. The course content draws on the history of the original African American Lindy Hop dancers.

8:00 – 9:00pm Savoy with Chloe & Brady
A course for advanced dancers to explore the roots of the dance and develop their sense of timing, rhythm and connection. Respond as the tempo quickens and use momentum efficiently. Build confidence with your partner through movement that makes sense and feels good.​


9:00pm – 11:30pm Social Dancing every Wednesday
Enjoy hours of social dancing every week at the Fitzroy Wednesday Jam! DJs are selected to play the best swing music for dancing across a large range of tempos, and the parties feature musicians, tap dancers and other performers on a regular basis.
Social dancing is by donation, so that we can cover our expenses and continue to bring you great DJs, musicians, and performances. We recommend a donation of $10 but also encourage you to pay what you can afford – we want this dance to be inclusive and accessible to everyone.

Where: Ashtanga Yoga Centre: 110-112 Argyle St, Fitzroy
How much: Entry by donation ($10-15 recommended)


Cancellations will be accepted and refunds issued up to close of registration for the course. Contact
After close of registration, no refunds will be issued.
Payment is for the full 6 week course. There is no partial payment option, and no partial refund if you miss a week.