Social Swing Dance Evening 3rd October 6.30pm at The Kamo Bowling

Club Hall, 15a Three Mile Bush Rd, Kamo Whangarei.  All Swing Dancers past

and present are welcome. Doors will be open not long after 6pm.Gold coin entry.

Please bring a plate to share for supper.


Please keep the 1st October free for your Swing Dancing Pleasure.

The Joe Carbery Swingtet will be playing at The Whangarei Golf Club

from 2pm to 5pm.  Entry is $10.  Afterwards there will be a Potluck dinner at

Lynda's place


Other dates to watch out for are the 13th, 14th and 15th October.  The Kamo Club

are holding their annual Spring Fever Dance Festival.  There are loads of activities,

gigs and opportunities to dance, dance, dance.


Check out our video we filmed as part of a global tribute to the late

Frankie Manning in May of this year 2013


Heres the New Zealand nationwide submission:



And our friends from New Plymouth:


●    The Northern Jazz Society are now holding their monthly club

meetings at The Piano Bar and Restaurant, 65a Bank St, Whangarei.

2pm to 5pm featuring local Jazz musicians.  Meals are affordable and there is

enough room to dance. There is an entrance fee of $5


●    The first Wednesday of the month, from 7.30pm to late

The Kamo Club (located on the corner of Meldrum &

Boswell St) feature guest musicians and entertainers

who often play music good for practising 6 count

swing dance moves.  The atmosphere is great and

people friendly.  $5 entry.  You must be a member of

The Kamo Club or the dance section to join in.


●   The Whangarei Rock ‘n’ Roll Club have frequent social

evenings at their clubrooms located on William Frazer

Memorial Drive.  The 6 count swing dance basic can

be danced to rock and roll music.


●    Interview with Colin Toomer on “Colins Mates”

Channel North.