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Newcastle Irish Set Dancers conduct classes in Irish Set dancing - the social dancing of the Irish. The group is located in Newcastle, New South Wales (Australia) and is part of the Newcastle and Hunter Valley Folk Club.


Come to Newcastle Irish Set Dancers' first ceili in East Gosford on Sunday, 8 February (see Coming Events below for more details).

We had a very convivial Xmas party on Tuesday, 16 December. Great live music provided by our very own Ros and Shayne Kerr, with Alan Palmer assisting on the Bodhran.

The first class in 2015 will be on Tuesday, 3 February 2015 in the Youth Room at the Charlestown Community Centre starting at 7:15pm.

Coming Events

Regular classes for Newcastle Irish Set Dancers every Tuesday from 7:15-9:15 pm at The Place - Charlestown Community Centre, cnr Frederick & Ferris Sts, Charlestown. We have classes every week from the start of February through to early-mid December (with the exception of the Tuesday immediately following Easter. Downloadable map (PDF) showing how to get to our venue.

Tuesdays, 7:15-9/9:15pm

** Newcastle Irish Set Dancers
. The Place, Charlestown Community Centre in Charlestown Shopping Centre.
Sun, 18 Jan, 4-7pm Traditional Irish/Folk Session (3rd Sunday of each month) - The Bennett Hotel, Cnr Steel & Denison Sts, Hamilton. Contact Roz & Shayne Kerr P: 4967 3167 or .
Sun, 1 Feb, 3-6pm Traditional Irish Session (1st Sunday of each month) - Lake Macquarie Hotel (opposite Morriset Railway Station). Contact Gabriele or Sharyn M: 0418146555 or M: 0418146554 or .
Tue, 3 Feb 2015, 7:15pm First Newcastle Irish Set Dancers class for 2015
Sun, 8 Feb, 1:30-5:00 pm Newcastle Irish Set Dancers Ceili / Class at East Gosford Progress Hall, Cnr. Henry Parry Drive & Wells St, East Gosford. $8. Tea/Coffee etc. supplied. Dinner at local club/hotel after. RSVP: Arthur Kingsland by 3 February (re: Dinner Booking)
Sat, ??? 7:30-11pm ** Gaelic Club Ceili with Jimmy Mullarkey & Friends - 64 Devonshire St, Surry Hills (Sydney). $15 ($10 for members) children accompanied by adult free.

** Note: events with ** on the left are event primarily with Irish Set Dancing. The others have only part (or none) of the event devoted to Irish Set Dancing.
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More Information on sub-pages:

Irish Set Dance Instructions

Contact details

For more information choose one of the categories below, or contact one of the teachers:
   Arthur Kingsland and Julia Smith
      Telephone: (02) 4955 5701
      Web: <>

Newcastle Irish Set Dancers are part of the Newcastle and Hunter Valley Folk Club.