Tiki Lounge and Bar is the home of Sidewalk Tango; a school teaching authentic Argentine Tango operated by David Backler and Dianne Heywood-Smith – internationally recognised and experienced Tango instructors.
Sidewalk Tango offer dance classes and personalised tuition in a comfortable and relaxed atmosphere with our professional teachers.
The teaching is directed towards pure Argentinian social Tango or “Salon” style dance.
Group classes are $17 per person, ( $12 for students and concession card)
The group classes are held on a casual attendance basis. No need to book and no need to bring a partner. You may start on any week you like. You may attend as often as you like.
The Basic Tango Classes commence at 7.00pm sharp on both Mondays and Wednesdays
Private lessons by appointment
Tango Argentino Dance Classes
7:00 – 8:00pm Basic Tango
8:00 – 9:00pm Intermediate (II)
9.00-10.00pm Advanced Tango(partner required for participation)
7:00 Basic Tango
8:00 Intermediate Tango(I)
Friday- 1st and 3rd Friday of each Month(see calendar for next scheduled event)-
“Tango Noir” Milonga
8:00pm Open Level Tango Class
Run by our good friends Swingpatrol
Richmond *** weekly Balboa Classes***
Balpit @ Tiki Bar (327 Swan St Richmond)
6.30pm Level 1 Start anytime
7.30pm Level 2 Start anytime
8.30pm Level 3 Start anytime
Blues Nights weekly
Blues @ Tiki Bar (327 Swan St Richmond)
6.30pm Level 2 Start anytime
7.30pm Level 1 Start anytime
8:30pm Social Dancing All welcome. $6 for social dancing only (or $10-$15 for band nights)