Far North Coast Dance Festival

Region: Rural North | Tweed Heads
Kindergarten to Year 12
Local arts program Public schools Dance

The Far North Coast Dance Festival involves over 1000 students from public, primary and high schools from the Tweed, Murwillumbah and Lismore districts. For over 35 years the Dance Festival has displayed the many dance forms taught in NSW public schools K-12. The teachers choreograph and prepare dances at their schools for public performance, to provide you with an entertaining evening. An enjoyable experience is assured!


The 2022 Far North Coast Dance Festival was held on Monday 12 September and Tuesday 13 September.

Congratulations to all schools who participated in the festival on a fantastic showcase of dance. 


The 2023 Far North Coast Dance Festival will run Tuesday 6 June to Thursday 8 June (Term 2, Week 7). Information on how to apply will be available in Term 1 2023.

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.


Karen Levi
Festival Coordinator
Simon Kermode
Arts Coordination Officer
Coffs Harbour


Twin Towns Services Club
Wharf Street
Tweed Heads NSW 2485

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