A Great 2015 South Australia State Convention

September 5, 2015

This year the 40th South Australian Square Dance Society Inc State Convention was held on the 28th, 29th, & 30th August, in the Soldiers Memorial Hall in the country town of Nuriootpa about 80 kilometres north of the Adelaide CBD. It was a great success we had a great turnout! We had a bevy of quality callers and cuers:   Our Western Australia... read more

The SA Square Dance Society 2013 Country Dance

June 6, 2013

The South Australia Square Dance Society will be holding a country dance in Freeling on Saturday 31st August 2013.  Freeling is a delightful small SA country town, 70 kilometres north of Adelaide, made famous because one of its two local pubs The Gungellan (actually the Railway Hotel) in Gray Street was used as the local watering hole in the popul... read more

Australian 2013 National Square Dance Convention

May 26, 2013

It’s a long time since I posted stuff on this site.  No one has sent me anything to put on this site either.  This article is a bit late because I have been on the road, but…. better late than never!   The 54th Australian National Square Dance Convention was held this year in the suburb of Niagara, Gosford NSW.  The convention lasted f... read more

Suncoasters’ Calendar for 2013

February 5, 2013

        February 2          “Come and Try” dance, 7.30-10pm, people are encouraged to come along and give square dancing a go.  Enquiries to Gary, 0434 772 066, Lyn 0421 853 007 February 16        Suncoasters Committee Meeting and first Saturday dance of 2013, 7pm for Rounds, 7.30 for Mainstream.  A supper... read more

Kids Square Dance to Help Others With Cancer

May 25, 2012

It’s nice to see school kids get involved with square dancing, especially when they are doing so to help raise money for other kids who have cancer.  To read about this event, click on the link below. ... read more

The End Of An Era – (1)

May 2, 2012

This year, the traditional Speewa Easter Hoedown evoked mixed emotions.  The more than 120 dancers who attended were happy to be there, but sad that this was the very last hoedown to be held at the Barn.  This was the 45th year that Des Devereux organized the event, in recent years ably assisted by Bruce & Cathy Rushton, their family, friends... read more

Suncoaster SDC Buderim 2012 Diary

January 6, 2012

Recurring Events :  Tuesdays, commencing 10 January 2012, 7pm Basic Mainstream* Wednesdays, commencing 11 January 2012, 9.30 am Workshopping * Wednesdays commencing 22 February, Clogging (not on Anzac Day) Sundays, commencing 19 February Advanced Rounds and "A" (not in Easter, on Mothers' Day, Fathers' Day, 23/9, 7 and 14/10, 4/11, 11/11 nor * se... read more


January 5, 2012

Click on the blue link below to open TAWS 2012 National Square Dance Diary TAWS 2012 DIARY ... read more

2011 National Square Dance Convention Darwin

June 27, 2011

Click on images to enlarge, click again to make even bigger The following article discusses the 52nd National Square Dance convention from a South Australian perspective :  Ed The Opening Night The 2011 National Square Dance Convention was held in Darwin, Northern Territory (NT) for the very first time.  This 52nd National Square Dance Conventio... read more

TAWS Alice Springs Meet-n-Greet

June 9, 2011

On Friday 27th May, those TAWS members who happened to be heading up to the Stuart Highway to the Darwin National Square Dance Convention and also happened to be in or around Alice Springs on this day, met at the Old Telegraph Station just north of the CBD for a “meet and greet” picnic.   Our Picnic Group (click on this and the next photo to e... read more

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