Irish Set Dancing in Canberra


The venue for the weekend is Hall Pavilion (Hall Showground), Gladstone Street  in Hall in the ACT.

The dinner on Sunday evening is held at King O'Malley's Irish Pub, 131 City Walk, in Civic in Canberra.


1. Billets

Some Canberra dancers attending this weekend offer billet accommodation for interstate guests. Please email if you would like to be matched to a billet.

2. Commercial accommodation

Please note that our dance weekend coincides with the final weekend of Floriade, Australia's largest flower festival. You may need to secure accommodation early.

10 minutes drive from Hall Pavilion

Gold Creek Tourist Resort - mid-range accommodation

Approximately 15 - 20 minutes drive from Hall Pavilion

Premier Hotel Canberra -  mid-range accommodation

Alivio Tourist Park - lower to mid-range option, cabins and motel rooms, bushland setting

Ginnindery Homestead - luxury guesthouse

Blue and White Lodge - bed and breakfast

Northbourne Lodge - bed and breakfast

Information about Blue and White Lodge and Northbourne Lodge is here.

Approximately 25 minutes drive from Hall Pavilion

Canberra Youth Hostel - budget option, dorms and family rooms 

University House - mid-range accommodation located at the ANU including family rooms and apartments

Rydges Capital Hill - mid-range hotel located next to the lake 

Canberra Rex Hotel. - mid-range hotel 

Novotel - upper range hotel

Further information

For further information about travel to, getting around and accommodation in Canberra, see Canberra Tourism. They have comprehensive details on everything from all types of accommodation to what's going on in Canberra to where to eat out.