2020 Jane Austen Ball

A glimpse of our 2019 Ball. Photos by Neda Lundie: Sandgate Regency Ball 2019

Imagine yourself transported to the world of Jane Austen.
Experience the dances popular in Jane’s day, just as they were in early colonial Australia.

Join us for an evening of Regency dancing in the spacious Dayboro Community Hall.

Saturday 10th October

7:00 – 11:30pm (dancing commences at 7:30).

Cost $30.00
Bring a picnic supper & drinks.
Water will be available for hot drinks.
With our Covid-safe plan, ticket sales are limited to 40.

Click here for tickets.

Dance to the music of Australia’s premier early colonial dance band, Phillip’s Dog. All dances are be taught and called on the night, however, it is highly beneficial to attend a class prior to the ball.

Our regular classes are sponsored by Moreton Bay Regional Council’s Healthy & Active.

For more information contact:
Heather 07 3289 4708




The Dayboro Community Hall is a rustic local heritage listed hall, located in the heart of picturesque Dayboro. The hall is located close to shops and cafes for catering.

6 Bradley Street, Dayboro 4521 View map

Due to Covid restrictions:
*Please bring picnic supper & drinks
*Sanitise hands regularly
*Maintain social distancing where possible
Full refund available if you are unwell on the day.
Access requirements
• You don’t have any symptoms associated with COVID-19 (e.g. fever, cough, sore throat, shortness of breath, sneezing/runny nose or loss of sense of smell);
• You don’t have COVID-19 or are waiting for results of a COVID-19 test;
• You haven’t been in contact with any known or suspected cases of COVID-19 in the past 14 days; and
• You have not returned or been in contact with anyone else who has returned, from overseas in the past 14 days.
Attendees will be temperature screened and have contact details collected.

This resource was created on the lands of the Gubbi Gubbi people.
We pay our respects to their elders past and present.


The information on this website www.colonialdance.com.au may be copied for personal use only, and must be acknowledged as from this website. It may not be reproduced for publication without prior permission from Dr Heather Blasdale Clarke.

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