Salsa is the most popular Latin partner dance in the world, with strong roots in Cuban music and dance such as Son, Rumba and Cha Cha Cha. It is  famous for its captivating music, fun and energetic moves, and is hugely popular in most of Latin America, particularly Cuba, Puerto Rico and Colombia.

Weekly Cuban Salsa Classes in Melbourne

Latin Dance Tribe (formerly Candela Latin Dance) are Melbourne’s premier specialists in Cuban-style Salsa (Casino) and our instructors will have  you up and dancing in no time! Enjoy some extra Cuban flavour as we also incorporate other Cuban dance styles such as Rumba, Son, Reggaeton, Cha Cha Cha, Mambo and Timba into the mix. As well as teaching partnerwork our instructors are renowned for their exciting Rueda de Casino instruction and calling!

PLEASE NOTE: We are having a Winter break!

New format Cuban Salsa classes/courses commence Tuesday 3 September – contact us to register your interest as places are limited!

Private Cuban Salsa Lessons available


TUESDAYS (commencing Tuesday 3 September)


@ The Aegean Restaurant
19 Brunswick Street, Fitzroy

Upcoming Cuban Salsa Class Terms (commencing Tuesday 3 September):

6:30pm – 7:30pm Cuban Salsa Foundations Course 5 weeks (Beginner-friendly)

7:30pm – 9:00pm Intensive Cuban Salsa/Rueda September Block (5 weeks) focusing on Cuban Salsa (Casino) and Cuban Son (Intermediate/Advanced)

Instructors: Manuel, Florencia

  • We pride ourselves on catering to all ages and levels in a fun and friendly atmosphere!
  • You don’t need to bring a partner as we rotate students throughout the night
  • Our new upcoming Group Classes are run on a set term basis (and in some cases monthly blocks), meaning we focus on specific themes/concepts each block – however in some circumstances you will be able to start with us straight away!
  • Effective 3 September please bring your own water bottle.

Class Prices:

Casual, Term and Multi-Class Pass details available soon

Private Lessons available by appointment

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Got any questions? Contact us:

Enquiries: 0438 932 908