South West Swing

South West Swing is a not-for-profit dance school and community in Australia’s South West. We aim to share the joy and culture of Lindy Hop in our region by providing fun, welcoming, and inclusive dance lessons, regular social dancing events, and support for our local jazz musicians.

Three Class Levels every Wednesday!

Level 1
Intro to swing dancing


Level 2
Expanding on basics


Level 3
Routines, Intermediates, and New Dance types

We host three levels of weekly swing dance classes at the Cowaramup District Club every Wednesday.

Per person:
$15 for one class
$10 for two classes or more on the same night

Level 1 Classes

6:00 pm, Wednesdays – Cowaramup District Club

Level 1 classes are our introduction to swing dancing. In this 10-week series, you’ll learn all the essentials of Lindy Hop and Charleston (two types of swing dancing). 

These classes are for anyone: those who’ve always wanted to try dancing; those looking for a new way to get active; music and jazz lovers; and more! You don’t need any dance or music experience or even a partner to attend. Questions? Get in touch!

Drop in casually ($15 per class) or book in for the full ride for a discount ($120 for 10 weeks – 2 free classes).

New 2024 Beginner Block Start Dates:

31st January
10th April
19th June
28th August
6th November

Level 2 Classes

7:00 pm, Wednesday – Cowaramup District Club 

Level 2 classes are the next level of swing dancing where we expand Lindy Hop and Charleston basics. Level two classes are open to anyone familiar with swing dancing or have completed a Level 1 block.

Level 3 Classes

8:00 pm, Wednesday – Cowaramup District Club

Level 3 classes are our intermediate classes where we get to work on our technique through partner dancing, intros to new dance types, and solo jazz routines. Level 3 classes are open to anyone familiar with swing dancing or have completed a Level 1 block. Experience with some Level 2 classes recommended. Intro to new dance types are beginner friendly.

*NEW* Unlimited Class Passes

In 2024 we’re offering unlimited class passes!

We want to make it easier for our members to dance with less cost, less worry, and less thinking in general. We’re very excited to bring you these new passes!

Unlimited Year or Half-Year passes get you access to **all classes** and **all socials** for a fraction of the price. With year passes, you get the equivalent of 42 classes free!

$600 Year Passes

$350 Half Year Passes

You can buy your unlimited passes at all our events and classes.

We would like to acknowledge the Wadandi people, the Traditional Owners of this land we live and work and dance on. We wish to pay our respects to the Elders past, present and Future.

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