The Dance Studio

Welcome to the Belconnen Arts Centre!

The Belconnen Arts Centre Dance Studio is available for hire to run dance and movement classes for both Children and Adults. One of the few Dance Studios in North Canberra and with after hours access, this is the perfect venue for Dance and Movement, Yoga, Tai Chi and other wellbeing classes. This space can also be used for performances, film screenings and theatre productions and is a popular choice for artists in our Artist in Residence program.


Uniquely located in the heart of Belconnen and right on the edge of Lake Ginninderra, our venue is easily reached via car, bike or public transport and is fully accessible, all on one level and wheels are welcome.

Belconnen Arts Centre supports all our creative practice partners with marketing and promotional opportunities throughout the year including a detailed website listing, inclusion in our bi-annual program brochure, social media and other opportunities as they become available.


Theatre style seating for a conference, performance or production we can accommodate between 50 – 80 people in the Dance Studio.
And for a dance or wellbeing class up to 30 people is ideal.

DIMENSIONS > 10m x 12m

WALLS > Plasterboard, full height frosted windows across two walls. Curtains extend around whole room. Approximately 8m of mirror along one wall.

FLOOR > 108 square metres, Victorian Ash (oiled)

CEILING > 4m High with acoustic panelling and rig for lighting

AUDIO VISUAL > Fully equipped sound system with ceiling speakers. data projection available.

LIGHTING > House Fluorescent and stage lighting

CLIMATE > Heating and Cooling

We have a small kiosk which serves tea, a good coffee, biscuits and snacks. We can run a bar for your larger events or productions including beer, wine and soft drinks. Or for your daytime function we can organise tea/coffee and morning or afternoon tea. Please ask us about these options.


The Dance Studio is a great space, beautiful sprung floors, mirrors, bright natural light and a fantastic sound system. Everything is set up and ready to go, all in the perfect location. We’ve been comfortably using the studio since 2009 and we’ll continue for years to come. The friendly staff create a warm and friendly environment which is absolutely essential for me and my clientele.
-Julie Scheer, Director of Blueberries and Dance Central.

Website >complete an enquiry form below.
Email >
Phone > 02 6173 3300 > Di Libke, Events Co ordinator

Download a copy of the Dance Studio Information and Specifications Sheet


Venue Enquiry Form – The Dance Studio

Name * Phone number * Email * Postal address * Organisation (if applicable) ABN (if applicable) I/We hold Public Liability insurance to the value of $20 million

Our Stage 2 building project is scheduled to commence in 2018. Please be mindful that this may affect which spaces are availble for hire.

Hire date * Hire start time * Hire finish time * Purpose of hire * Preferred hire space *
Estimated attendance (max. 200 people) *
Estimated attendance (max. 30 people) * Required seating arrangement *
Estimated attendance (max. 80 people) *
Do you require one or both Creative Workshop spaces? *
One workshopBoth workshops
Estimated attendance (max. 30 people) *
Do you have any further comments or enquiries?