Scottish Country Dancing
in Auckland and Northland
What is Scottish country dancing?
The People's Dancing of Scotland
Social dancing suitable for all ages
Scottish country dancing has spread around the world from Scotland. It is danced in groups of 6 or 8 people.
It differs from highland dancing, which is for individuals.
Children and teens love it!
Working adults love it!
Seniors love it!
Interesting people from all walks of life
People with a wide range of dancing ability
enjoy Scottish country dancing
Why do they dance?
Fun! Fitness! Friendship!
Great toe-tapping music Enjoyable physical exercise
Keeps the mind alert No partner needed
No special clothes needed - just a pair of soft shoes
A country dance has a number of formations which are arranged in different sequences for each dance. Most dances are progressive, which means that the sequence is danced and the dancer finishes in a different place in the set and then repeats the dance from the new position.
Come and join us! Many clubs in Auckland and Northland!
There's bound to be a club near you!