All 2018 Australia Kizomba Festival workshops and parties (except Thursday pre-event and Sunday night party) will be held at St Brigid’s Hall (378 Nicholson Street, Fitzroy North), a magnificent large art-deco style venue used for many Melbourne dance and arts events, located in the vibrant inner-city precinct of Fitzroy, just 2km from the CBD.
The venue is walking distance from Fitzroy’s renowned bohemian vibe and eclectic mix of cool cafes, bars, restaurants and boutique shops, and a short tram ride to Melbourne’s famous CBD laneways and nearby attractions such as Federation Square, Southbank, St Kilda, etc.
St Brigid’s Hall
378 Nicholson Street
Tram 96 towards East Brunswick
Stop 17 – Princes St/ Nicholson St
Melbourne is a great city to host the Australian Kizomba Festival and is often referred to as Australia’s cultural capital because of its thriving arts scene of livemusic, dance, film and other art forms.
Here are some accommodation options within walking distance (or a short tram ride) to the venue. There are also many hotels in Melbourne CBD suiting all budgets.
AKF is committed to educating, promoting and preserving the historical and cultural aspects of Kizomba (both as a dance and music genre) and its related styles, whilst also exploring new directions that Kizomba is taking internationally. AKF strives to provide a high quality event, with a top quality instructors, workshops and parties that will give attendees an unforgettable experience.
We look forward to having you all together under one roof, to learning from each other, to making new friends who share the passion for this incredible dance, music and culture we have all fallen in love with!
Pop-Up Store at AKF18 – Move Me Dancewear
Move Me Dancewear is super excited to announce that they will be bringing their Pop-up Store to this year’s Australian Kizomba Festival in Melbourne!
“We can’t wait to bring our collection to Melbourne for these amazing 3 days – we will have an exclusive offer, available only for AKF attendees!”
(Opening times of Pop-up Store TBC)