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GOLD MOVES AUSTRALIA – Dance for Life in the Scenic Rim

Posted by Scenic Rim Regional Council | Jul 22, 2021

Gold  Moves  Australia  was  established  by  award  winning  educators,  Gail Hewton  and  Julie  Chenery, who between  them  bring  80  years  of professional dance  experience  as  artists, educators,  community practitioners,  and  producers. 

We see  dance  as  an  elixir  for life! Dance  offers  a  myriad  of benefits  especially  transforming  the health and  wellbeing  of  older  people. This  transformative  power  has a  positive  ripple effect  on families,  friends,  community  and  society  in general.  We  want  to  share  this dance  potion  with communities  throughout  Australia.’

View our 2019 interview with Gail Hewton here.

Live at the Scenic Rim Arts & Culture Centre

GOLD MOVES AUSTRALIA – Dance for Life is split into two sessions as follows. You can choose just the one or both. 

Please register for both if you wish to stay on after the morning session; places are limited:

  • 11am – 12.15pm: Yes, You Can Dance! Dance for older people with mobility issues due to sedentary lifestyles or health conditions. There are options to dance seated, standing, holding on to something, behind a chair, or using a walker.
  • 1.30 – 3pm: Dance for Active Seniors: This all standing class is for seniors who are physically active though lack the ability to move quickly. There is also some slightly more challenging dance content for those seniors who are more capable.

Please bring a water bottle, and it is recommended that you wear comfortable clothes. Some light refreshments will be offered at the end of the afternoon session.

WHEN Tues, 17 August @ Boonah Cultural Centre

Wed, 18 August @ The Centre Beaudesert

Thurs, 19 Aug @ Vonda Youngman Community Centre

TIME There are two sessions on each day. Attendees can register for just the one OR both
WHERE All three cultural centres on the dates as noted above
FREE but registration essential for ONE or BOTH sessions
BUY TICKETS Online, at the Box Office in person or by phone (07) 5540 5050

During office hours Tues-Fri, 10am – 4pm


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