Mid North Coast Dance Ensembles

Region: Regional North and West | Coffs Harbour
Years 4 to 12
Local arts program Public schools Dance

The Mid North Coast Dance Ensembles program aims to foster the development of talented dance students from Year 4 to Year 12 in dance from public schools within the Coffs Harbour, Clarence and Grafton area. 

Students train and rehearse dance works across 2 intensive workshops held in Coffs Harbour. Students will be taught by Department of Education specialist dance teachers. 

This ensemble is aimed at talented dance students who display a high level of technical skill and performance quality and wish to be involved in the choreographic process to create, learn and perform one contemporary dance work at the Mid North Coast Dance Festival 2022.

The ensembles perform at the Mid North Coast Dance Festival in June and audition to perform at State Dance Festival in Sydney. 

2023 dates

Applications and information for the 2023 ensemble will be available in Term 1 2023.


  • Participation fee $100 (this fee covers studio hire, tutor costs and costumes)

COVID-19 notice

The operation of this program is contingent on advice provided by the NSW Department of Education in consultation with NSW Health. All activities will adhere to the DoE COVID-19 guidelines and restrictions.

Visit the COVID-19 and public schools in NSW web page for more information.


Claire O'Halloran
Simon Kermode
Arts Coordination Officer
Coffs Harbour


Coffs Harbour Senior College
363 Hogbin Drive
Coffs Harbour NSW 2450

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