TangoNut News 15 December 2021

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Lydia Commins

Dec 15, 2021, 1:57:23 AM12/15/21
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Dear friends,


A nice mix of events on this next week, including some new ventures to explore, so make the most of it.


From this Friday, you are to provide evidence of double vaccination (showing that green tick on your Check-in app will be a swift method) or proof of exemption to enter our dance venues, except for NSW milongas. Please be kind to our milonga organisers and considerate of other dancers with regard to this requirement.


Next week’s edition of the TNN newsletter will cover the fortnight from Wednesday 22 December 2021 to Tuesday 4 January 2022.


The calendar:

TangoNut Calendar is your most up-to-date source of information on social tango dance events.

All the details and any changes to events are put here first so check it if you are unsure.


Recent calendar news:

  • Love St Xmas Eve Milonga on December 24th and Love St Sunday Afternoon Boxing Day Milonga on December 26th are definitely on.
  • Mara and Vicki are doing An Afternoon Milonga on Monday 27 December 2021
  • A BHOT Practica will occur on Monday evenings from 17 January 2022 at 7.45pm with a 45-minute class beforehand.
  • The first BHOT Milongas for 2022 will be on 4 February and 1 April
  • The initial BHOT Live events for 2022 will be on 18 March and 9 April 
  • Ron is running a pop-up Tango Bravo Mini Milonga/Practica this Friday night


This week:


  • Wednesday – Southport Tango and Byron Bay Tango Xmas Milonga
  • Friday – Let’s Tango Maleny and Tango Bravo Mini Milonga/Practica
  • Saturday – Tango Vibe and La Milonga
  • Sunday – TangoNut Milonga – starting earlier today
  • Tuesday – An Afternoon Milonga


  • Friday – Love St Practica
  • Saturday - Alma de Tango Practicalonga


See you soon!



This week’s Milongas / tango events


Wednesday 15 December 2021


Southport Tango

Every Wednesday evening.

CWA Hall, Cnr Young & Garden Streets, Southport

6.30pm: 1-hour lesson with Tony. Beginners welcome.

7.30 – 9.30pm: Social dancing to music by DJ Ales

$10 flat rate

Large timber dance floor

Please BYO drinks (no alcohol or food)

Enquiries: 0409 424 069


Byron Bay Tango Xmas Milonga

Hosted by Esther Zellweger (0431130456, zellweg...@gmail.com)

Wed, 15th Dec 2021, 6pm - 9pm (NSW time)

Ewingsdale Hall, William Flick Lane, opposite The Farm, near the Byron Freeway interchange

AU$15.00 including a complimentary glass of “bubbly”

DJ Esther with 50/50 traditional tango and contemporary music.


Friday 17 December 2021


Let’s Tango Maleny

Neo Tango with a sprinkle of Latin dance at the Maleny R.S.L at 1 Bunya St, Maleny

Music from 5:30p - 9.30pm-ish.

Come and enjoy drinks, dinner and dancing.

‘Let’s Tango Maleny’ is a monthly event on ‘select Fridays’ (not every third Friday) so keep in touch for upcoming events.

Venue applies COVID double vaccination protocols.

For more information contact by text: Elle Hughes 0425151788.


Tango Bravo Mini Milonga/Practica

$15 pp

6.30 pm - 9.00 pm Helensvale Community Hall 31 Discovery Drive Helensvale.

Just dance if you want…just practise if you want…ask questions on steps if you want…all up to you.

Everybody welcome.

In accordance with Covid rules please make sure you are vaccinated before you attend.


Saturday 18 December 2021


Tango Vibe

A new Milonga, "Tango Vibe" is run by Matias and Elizabeth

Venue: St Mark's Hall, 7/17 Main St, Buderim

Time: 6.30 pm Free class then 7pm - late Milonga

Cost $12

BYO alcohol 

Matias 0415 192 807

Elizabeth 0413 094 014

From January, it will be running every 4th Saturday of the month at the same times with a free class starting at 6.30 and Milonga at 7pm


La Milonga

Where: CWA Hall, Cnr Young & Garden Streets, Southport

When: 7.30pm – 10.30pm

Cost: $12

DJ Karina

Covid safe conditions apply


Sunday 19 December 2021


TangoNut Milonga –Xmas milonga

Last TangoNut Milonga of 2021 and it has been extended to 5 hours (1- 6pm).

Two DJs - DJ Han and DJ Conrad.

***Please be aware that Wellers Hill Club staff will require proof of double vaccination or medical exemption for entry.

Where: Weller’s Hill Bowls Club, 34 Esher St, Tarragindi

Cost: $10 for milonga

Great dance floor, happiest dancers, fun music, air-conditioned

Contact Conrad Mob: 0413 348 186


Tuesday 21 December 2021


An Afternoon Milonga

At South Brisbane Sailing Club … Tuesday 1pm until 5pm.

68 Hill End Tce, West End.

See you there, Anton


This week’s Practicas


Friday 17 December 2021


Love St Intermediate Class + Practica

7:30 – 10:30pm, starting the class @ 8 pm

10 Love St Spring Hill   $20 pp

*Double vax required to attend from December 17



Saturday 18 December 2021


Alma de Tango Practicalonga 

When: 6.30 – 9.30pm

Where: 45 Balaclava St, Woolloongabba

Entry: $10.00 - card payment (contactless, transaction fee applies), cash, bank transfer

Follow our studio hygiene measures. If you are sick, please do not attend.

Preferred to bring your own dance partner. 

BYO drink and food.

QR code MUST be scanned before attending.


Date claimers and recently added events:



               Mara and Vikki

                 invite you to 

         An Afternoon Milonga

                      DJ  tba

       Monday 27th December 

                  3pm - 7pm

      South Brisbane Sailing Club

                68 Hill End Terrace 

                     West End

     Covid requirements, (for gatherings in                   

       a private hire venue), will be followed.

               Fully vaccinated  min 2 doses    

                    Check in  with Qld app

             Sanitize hands between tandas

             Bring your own refreshment




New Year’s Day Afternoon Milonga

     Saturday 1st January 2022

                3pm -7pm

       Wellers Hill Bowls Club

More info phone Mara 0416037389


More info and links:

Access the TNN calendar for details of all the practicas and milongas, throughout the week, up and down the South East coastline at: http://tangonut.com/

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To see an online copy of this and all previous editions of the TangoNut News follow this link: https://groups.google.com/forum/#!forum/tangonut







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