Swing On In Newsletter!

July 21, 2024

“Life is a lot like jazz… it’s best when you improvise.” – George Gershwin  In this newsletter:   – Gold

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Introducing your 1st Act – A Very Fabulous Affair

June 24, 2024

Announcing our first act for A Very Fabulous Affair – A Supper Dance for Charity! TICKETS HERE Introducing this amazing

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No Mullum class this week due to Cooly Rocks On

June 2, 2024

Hey Swing On In dancers,   Here a quick Sunday afternoon newsletter..  GOLD COAST CLASS IS DEFINITELY ON THIS WEDNESDAY

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No Mullum class this week due to Cooly Rocks On

Hey Swing On In dancers,   Here a quick Sunday afternoon newsletter..  GOLD COAST CLASS IS DEFINITELY ON THIS WEDNESDAY

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May 12, 2024

WORLD SHIM SHAM DAY! COME AND CREATE A MEMORY WITH US This year marks 110 years since the birth and

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St Louis Shag

Ray and I learnt this dance from the World Lindy Hop Hall of Famers “”Sylvia Sykes and Jonathon Bixby (Jonathon

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It’s all about the Shag! ST Louis Shag that is.. A Brief Swing On In Newsletter!

April 29, 2024

    Who wants to Shag with us?  St Louis Shag that is!  Ray and I are teaching this iconic

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It’s a Terrific Tuesday Swingin into a Wonderful Wednesday! A Swing On In Newsletter!

April 23, 2024

Hey Swing Kids, its a quick one tonight because I’m so excited tot be watching a new whacky mini series

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Swing On In Newsletter – A quick one tonight!

April 15, 2024

  In this Newsletter: No Classes on Anzac Day for MULLUM GC Vintage Vinyl Soiree (Tony is a Bus Driver!!)

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Swing On In Newsletter – We dance for laughter, we dance for tears, we dance for madness,…… Step inside

April 6, 2024

We dance for laughter, we dance for tears, we dance for madness, we dance for fears, we dance for hopes,

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Swing On In Newsletter – Lindy Exchanges, Vintage Vinyl Nights, Dance Troupe and new born babies! It’s all here

March 19, 2024

Hello there and happy days to our fabulous Swing On In dance community! We have some exciting events lined up

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Forgot to add some important dates for you ooops!! Here you go – Swing On In Newsletter take 2

March 5, 2024

🎉 Happy Tuesday Swing Kids! 🎉 Try again, I forgot to include some important dates 🙂 In this brief newsletter,

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Monthly Socials, ABC radio Interview and all things Swing On In.. A Newsletter

February 20, 2024

🎶 **Swing On In Newsletter: February Edition** 🎶 Hey Swing kids! We hope you’re grooving your way through the week

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ABC Interview – Miss Chrissy shares her passion for Lindy Hop

A great interview today with ABC Gold Coast’s Bern Young talking about Swing On In, Cooly Rocks On  and our

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Are you ready to Level UP? A Swing On In Newsletter

February 14, 2024

Howdy Swing On In Kids, Welcome back to old friends and welcome to all our new swing dancers!  We hope

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Step on to the dance floor! Guaranteed to change your life! Swing On In Newsletter

January 30, 2024

Hows was your Summer?  How was this past long weekend?   Oh My Lordy, it was HOT HOT HOT..  It did

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Back to School! New year.. New Possibilities! – Swing On In to 2024 with us!

January 23, 2024

As our summer workshops come to an end, I can’t help but reflect on the incredible energy and passion that

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DANCE IN DAY – Swing Dance workshop with Swing On In

January 12, 2024

Ever dreamt of mastering Lindy Hop?

Lindy Hop Exchanges, what are they all about?

January 2, 2024

**Lindy Exchanges:** Curious about Lindy exchanges? Check below for information on what they’re all about and upcoming exchanges in Australia

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Swing On In Newsletter – Welcoming 2024 with Gratitude and Excitement!

December 31, 2023

Happy New Year Swing On In Family, Friends and Dance Community! Here we are, embracing the twilight of 2023 and

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Welcome to the Swing On In Summer Dance Workshops.  Open to all levels. Sunday 14 January 2024 10 – 12.00

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We are Shorty Georging to the finish line! – A Swing On In Newsletter

December 11, 2023

Howdy Swing On In Fambam, Friends and Community, PC:  Vincent Swift We had a blast performing and social dancing last

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🎄 **Swing On In Newsletter – Getting close to December Edition** 🎄

November 22, 2023

Ho Ho Ho..  No its not too early!  Hello Hello Swing Family,   As we approach the festive season, the

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Swing On In Newsletter! Lets keep the Lindy Hop Momentum Going!

November 8, 2023

Hello, Swing Dance Enthusiasts, Lindy Hop Lovers, and Dance Community! We\’re delighted to have so many new faces joining our

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Swing On In Newsletter – It’s a Fast Texas Tommy one Tonight!

October 23, 2023

Hey there Swing kids!   We hope you had a fantastic weekend and are ready for some exciting news and

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Swing On In for FREE Beginner Swing Dance Classes Starting this week

October 15, 2023

    In this Newsletter: 🌟 In a world filled with uncertainty, division, and sadness, many are hurting more than

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Swinging On Into the weekend with Swing On In….

October 6, 2023

Swing On In – Learn to Swing Dance for FREE!

**Swing On Newsletter – Swing On In to the Weekend Edition**

September 23, 2023

When you stumble make it part of the dance Hey Swing On In Fambam! We’re back with some exciting news

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Swing On In Newsletter – Let’s Swing into an Exciting Week!

September 12, 2023

Hello Swing On In family, We hope this newsletter finds you in high spirits and ready to dance! This week’s

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Swing into September with Exciting Updates and Events!

September 4, 2023

Hello Swing Dancers, We hope you’re all grooving to the rhythm of life and having a fantastic time on the

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Swing dancing, music, community as a way of life? – A Swing On In Newsletter

July 3, 2023

In this Newsletter: News Class times start this week Gold Coast Social Dance – Sunday 9 July Workshops This History

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June 18, 2023

Howdy Swing Kids Well one thing you can say about getting sick after Cooly Rocks On Festival.. you have downtime

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POST COOLY ROCKS ON BLUES? No way.. We are kicking on!

June 14, 2023

Hey Hey Swing Kids, David & Charlotte above from Swing On In tearing up the floor at the Moonlight Swing

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It’s Cooly Rocks On Week coming up.. Whats happening? Where are we?

June 4, 2023

Hello beautiful people, What a week!  My floor looks like the dressing rooms of a major retail store on boxing

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Introducing our Headline Act…

May 18, 2023

Hello Swing On In Family, It’s been a beaut couple of weeks and classes have been hilariously good fun!  Thank

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Dancing is like taking a mini vacation from the stress of the everyday, you have to be in the moment…..A Swing On In Newsletter

May 7, 2023

In this newsletter: Mullum Swing Dance Social Blues on Broadbeach Cooly Rocks On – Moonlight Swing Dance A Very Fabulous

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From Charleville to Anzac Day to coming at ya for an epic class this week… We are back Baby!

April 25, 2023

Hello Friends!! We have been on a wonderful dance rolla coaster, starting with a magical day at Ians place for

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Swing On In News – 16 March 2023

March 16, 2023

“Dance, when you’re broken open. Dance, if you’ve torn the bandage off. Dance in the middle of the fighting. Dance

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Swing On In Newsletter – 16 March 2023 – All the Happenings Right Here!

“Dance, when you’re broken open. Dance, if you’ve torn the bandage off. Dance in the middle of the fighting. Dance

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Swing On In Newsletter – 18 February 2023

February 18, 2023

Hey Hey Swingstars!  Yep, we were supposed to be In Napier Art Deco Festival this week but sadly due to

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Swing On In Newsletter – So much coming up.. Are you ready?

February 11, 2023

Every day brings a chance for you to draw in a breath, kick off your shoes, and dance ~ Oprah

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Are we ready to get back to dancing?

January 22, 2023

Howdy friends… It’s nearly February, can you believe it!.  Ray and I have had a real blast doing very little

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SwingOuts and Sugar Pushes?

January 8, 2023

Did you know that there are multiple ways of enjoying and doing a Swing Out? And how about those Sugar

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Merry New Year Swing On In Family…

January 5, 2023

Well,  hello there, are we fat and happy full of puddin and good cheer?.. Ray and I definitely are! We

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Swing On In Newsletter- Summer Swings in December

December 6, 2022

Howdy Swing Kids, Welcome to Summer!  I LOVE December..  It’s my birthday month, it’s Christmas, it’s the start of summer

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Swing On In Newsletter – 6 November 2022

November 6, 2022

Life may not be the party we hoped for, but while we’re here we should dance!   Happy Sunday Swing

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Find the Joy in your Day.. We do… Dance!

September 7, 2022

Hey Swing Kids, **ABOUT September:  I’d recommend you treat this weekend in September 16, 17 & 18th like a 3

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SWING ON IN NEWSLETTER – All the gigs coming up for your diary

August 8, 2022

Hey Swing Kids, I’m in the middle of BLEACH* Festival delivery and the next 2 weeks will be busy…  its

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More live gigs comin at ya!.. Here’s all the Swing On In Goss…

June 19, 2022

Well! that was fun.. Are you all as shattered as Ray and I..  So much dancing, enjoying live music and

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June is really Swingin here at Swing On In.. Here’s whats happening!

June 5, 2022

Hey Swing Kids, I’m just going to get right in to it as I only have today to pack for

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Live Entertainment, Swingin Gigs and all the social fun is back! Here’s a list for you:

May 2, 2022

In this brief Newsletter: Mothers Day Filming at Kingscliff – Need Dancers Workshops In the Studio Coming Up Swing On

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Welcome to a new start with Swing On In

April 16, 2022

Hello and welcome to the latest instalment of Swing On In News.  In this brief newsletter you will find: Summer

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Whats your Recipe for Delivering a Successful Event?

March 26, 2022

Idea: Lightbulb moment of a creative idea the we start asking ourselves questions like: Is there an appetite for this

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Swing On In Newsletter – A closer look will reveal a different form  of rebellion….

March 23, 2022

“A closer look will reveal a different form  of rebellion: one that chooses optimism for building community and a sense

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Dancing is a perpendicular expression of a horizontal desire ~ George Bernard – News News and some more News…

February 16, 2022

Do a loony-goony dance ‘Cross the kitchen floor, Put something silly in the world That ain’t been there before.” ―

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February 5, 2022

URGENT NEWS FLASH   Changes to our Swing On In – Gold Coast Classes effectively immediately.   Due to Covid

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Swing Dance Classes are Back Baby!

January 30, 2022

7pm Beginners, then Transition, and Intermediate /Advanced to follow with social dancing in between. $20pp Tuesday Nights – Mermaid Beach

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Summer Series Workshops in the Studio

January 21, 2022

Classes start back for Gold Coast on Tuesday 1st of February and then Mullumbimby on Thursday 3rd February.  Hoping to

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Life isn’t about waiting for the storm to pass, it’s about learning to dance in the rain….. Harder than we thought!

January 7, 2022

Merry Knew Year Swing Kids,  Welcome to 2022 or is it still 2020 or 2021, I can’t  work it out,

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Gray skies are just clouds passing over. Duke Ellington

December 7, 2021

Gosh I love a good Saying and The Duke had so many of them.. whats your favourite saying? In this

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Enthusiasm is Contagious.. You could start a pandemic…

November 28, 2021

Who is enthusiastically and positively racing towards Christmas and the hope of a splendid summer break!  ME!!!  Not one to

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Are you Hep to the Jive?

November 3, 2021

The Cab Calloway Hepster Dictionary by THE ART OF MANLINESS Each generation has their own slang and lingo, a language

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Time to push yourself further?.. Workshops a plenty if you want to push yourself a little bit…

November 2, 2021

Jazz washes away the dust of everyday life.” ~Art Blakey I see this picture of Frankie Manning and I can

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Live Like Someone Left the Gate Open…

October 22, 2021

Live Like Someone Left the Gate Open… Heard this saying yesterday and it resonated with me..  I have always tended

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Just A Quickie re Mullum Classes, Workshops and Hello!

October 18, 2021

In this Bulletin: * Mullum Classes Starting this week * Workshops coming up 6.30 NSW TIME (5.30pm QLD Time) to

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Blitz Party II, Workshops & Classes this week

August 22, 2021

Hey Kids, how’s your Weekend?  I’m off to see the Aretha Franklin Biopic with the girls today, dress ups, lunch

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Important Update regarding this weeks classes

August 9, 2021

Well, life sure moves fast!  here’s the latest for this week. SWING On In GOLD COAST:….. You have ALWAYS wanted

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Greazefest, Classes, Blitz Party, Bleach Fest and Socials – It’s all here…

July 28, 2021

Swinging Regards Kids and Happy Hump Day to you… As promised, here is the lowdown on whats coming up.. In

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Who’s ready to get back on the dance floor? We Are!! Wanna Shag? Collegiate Shag That Is! This weeks spotlight for you!

July 5, 2021

In this Newsletter: *  Classes *  Monthly Socials – Ours and Others *  Greazefest *  Bleach Festival *  Blitz Party

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Here’s whats coming up, hope to see you at one or all of the following fun Swinging Gigs!

May 31, 2021

Hello Hepcats and Happy Monday! In this Newsletter: *  Classes*  Monthly Socials – Ours and Others*  Cooly Rocks On Festival

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Open your Diaries and Start Scribbling..

April 27, 2021

In this newsletter: 1.  The Harvest Moon Swing Ball – Next Lot of Tickets?2.  Regular Swing Dance Classes3.  Swing On

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New Bulletin…. For your Diary..

April 6, 2021

IMPORTANT BULLETIN:   Here’d a little short email to advise you of a couple of things so you don’t miss

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Through improvisation, jazz teaches you about yourself. And through swing, it teaches you that other people are individuals too. It teaches you how to coordinate with them. Wynton Marsalis

March 17, 2021

Well hello there and thanks for supporting our growing Swing Dance Community here on the Gold Coast and Northern Rivers.

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Swing Fit – the new fitness craze to hit the Gold Coast

March 6, 2021

LOVE TO DANCE?  NEED TO GET FIT?If you love to dance, love great music, and want to get fit!  No

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Saddle Up Kids, 2021 with Swing On In will be jam packed with Joy!

January 1, 2021

Howdy, I thought I’d get one last newsletter in for 2020 before we kiss that year goodbye and welcome in

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It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas! Swing On In Style..

December 13, 2020

Hey Groovers, hows your December been so far?  Ours is getting super busy and as I love Christmas time so

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Ho Ho Ho… I’m starting the carols early!!

November 20, 2020

Hey there swing dance family,  just a quick email to share the news as the Christmas rush starts to kick

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Swinging By to Say Hi!

September 25, 2020


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Good To Go…

July 7, 2020


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Private Dance Lessons

June 22, 2020

Private Dance Lessons – Gold Coast Studio with Chrissy & Ray from Swing On In. Every wanted to dance or

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STAGE 3 NOT FAR AWAY… Here’s your weekly newsletter

June 6, 2020

We want to acknowledge our deep pain and show our support to stand in solidarity for the Black Lives Matter

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This weeks Zoom Sign In details and more

June 1, 2020

In this Newsletter:    This Weeks Virtual Classes  Private Lessons with Chrissy & Ray  Stages 2 & 3 Hello Swing

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World Shim Sham Day, World Lindy Hop Day and Frankie Manning’s Birthday

May 25, 2020

In this Newsletter:  This Weeks Virtual Classes  Private Lessons with Chrissy & Ray  World Lindy Hop Day – World Shim,

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Virtuals, One on One Privates and moving on from Ground Hog Day

May 18, 2020

In this Newsletter:  This Weeks Virtual Classes  Private Lessons with Chrissy & Ray  World Lindy Hop Day – World Shim,

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5 Modern Songs you Can Dance

October 23, 2019

5 modern songs you can swing dance to When you start learning swing dancing you start to realise just how slow some

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Swings and Roundabouts

September 28, 2019

Hello SwingSTARS! Yes I said STARS, as to us (That be Ray and I), we think you are all STARS!

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Swings and Roundabouts – Here’s the skinny

Hello SwingSTARS! Yes I said STARS, as to us (That be Ray and I), we think you are all STARS! Why? coz you turn up, you give it all and you do it with smiles, laughter and a commitment that we can only admire.. Your sense of community and welcoming vibe is so fabulous and we thank you for being our Swing On In STARS!


August 30, 2019

IT’S PARTY SEASON – Mark these Dates

Class Changes, Jam Sessions and Fashion Shows…

July 6, 2019

Hey Kids, here’s a quick one for you.. All the events and socials here for the month.. Whats in the

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Parties, Balls and Pageants…

June 30, 2019

Hey Kids yes, I’m talking to you.. It’s been awhile and I’m sorry .. We’ve been…, yes, you guessed it..

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Dancing this week and next.. plus some more! are you ready?

June 21, 2019

Howdy Swingsters!  Yep, I’m hopeless I know at these newsletter things, they are infrequent and long BUT not tonight Josephine!

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Chrissy & Ray & Swing On In Hit Cooly Rocks On

June 5, 2019

Chrissy & Ray & Swing On In Hit Cooly Rocks On   To find locations of stages and see event map

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Are you Hep to the Jive? Ready to Fill your Dance Card?

May 23, 2019

Howdy Swingsters, time for a catchup on all the wonderful dance & social events coming up for the next couple

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Swing On In fun coming up – Get your diary out and mark the dates!

April 25, 2019

Howdy to our awesome Swing Dance Community Gold Coast And Bangalow, what a ride we have been on lately, Ray

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WWII Blitz Party is Upon Us.. What to wear??

March 6, 2019

Run for cover! The Blitz Party is nearly here! BUT… What do I wear?? This SOLD OUT event will be

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Swing On In to see whats happening.. This months newsletter…

February 17, 2019

What’s in this Newsletter: Classes Gigs Farewells Interesting Reads Classes: Welcome to all our new and old swing dance students

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Swing On In Newsletter

January 20, 2019

What’s in this Newsletter: Classes Gigs International French Dance Champion – Florinne Besse will be guest teaching Boogie Woogie for

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Is it Time to Join Your Local Swing Dance Class?

January 15, 2019

At Swing On In on the Gold Coast we like to think of ourselves as a swing movement. We want

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The Health Benefits of Swing Dancing

January 5, 2019

Pic free from royalties from Unplash At Swing On In on the Gold Coast and Norther NSW we’re about more

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Happy New Year.. Are we ready?

January 4, 2019

Caution not spirit, let it roam wild; for in that natural state dance embraces divine frequency.Caution not spirit, let it

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