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SYLLABUS & ENTRIES

Entries are open here

Syllabus available here

ADJUDICATORS & MUSICIAN

Cathy Crocker ADCRG 

Elizabeth Howe ADCRG

Michael Padgett ADCRG

Stephen Carrolan 

VENUE

Essendon Keilor College

286 Buckley St, Essendon

15 mins from

Melbourne Airport

SPONSORSHIP & CONTACT

Prospectus available here

Contact team@thepacificbelt.com

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The Pacific Belt is an Irish dancing competition hosted by the school held in Melbourne each year. The competition began in 2015 and has quickly become one of Australia's largest school run competitions hosting competitors from across Australia and New Zealand each year.

The Pacific Belt would not be possible without the support of every member of our school community and the generous contribution from our sponsors. It is a great honour for us to bring this event to our Irish dancing community. 

For all questions regarding The Pacific Belt please email us at:

team@thepacificbelt.com 

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HISTORY

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2015

ADJUDICATORS

Rose Fearon ADCRG - Toronto, Canada

Cherie Hearn ADCRG - Brisbane, Australia

Christopher Carswell ADCRG - Melbourne, Australia

VENUE

Penola Catholic College, Broadmeadows, VIC

DATE

27th - 28th May 2015

2016

ADJUDICATORS

Lisa Petri ADCRG - New York, USA

Donna Cannon Reilly ADCRG - Sydney, Australia

Hilary McKenna ADCRG - Perth, Australia

VENUE

Penola Catholic College, Broadmeadows, VIC

DATE

28th - 29th May 2016

2017

ADJUDICATORS

Shaun Casey ADCRG - Denver, USA

Maggie Lynch ADCRG - London, UK

John Joyce ADCRG - Sydney, Australia

VENUE

Penola Catholic College, Broadmeadows, VIC

DATE

27th - 28th May 2017

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2018

ADJUDICATORS

Brian Grant ADCRG - Toronto, Canada

Rose O'Brien ADCRG - Perth, Australia

Suzanne Cox ADCRG - Sydney, Australia

VENUE

Penola Catholic College, Broadmeadows, VIC

DATE

26th - 27th May 2018

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2019

ADJUDICATORS

Andrea Field ADCRG - Manchester, UK

Allison Bennett ADCRG - Sydney, Australia

Liz Gregory ADCRG - Canberra, Australia

VENUE

Penola Catholic College, Broadmeadows, VIC

DATE

25th - 26th May 2019

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2020

CANCELLED DUE TO COVID-19

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2021

ADJUDICATORS

Vicki Paulin ADCRG - Melbourne, Australia

Anna Rabusin ADCRG - Melbourne, Australia

Christopher Carswell ADCRG - Melbourne, Australia

MUSICIAN

Brendan Dougan-Kittel - Adelaide, Australia

VENUE

Essendon Keilor College, Essendon, VIC

DATE

10th - 11th July 2021

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2022

ADJUDICATORS

Eileen Ashley ADCRG - Perth, Australia

Bronagh Kelly ADCRG - Sydney, Australia

Bernadette Weeks ADCRG - Sydney, Australia

MUSICIAN

Jack Meimaris - Brisbane, Australia

VENUE

Essendon Keilor College, Essendon, VIC

DATE

28th - 29th May 2022

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2023

ADJUDICATORS

Rose Fearon ADCRG - Toronto, Canada

Brighid Mackness ADCRG - Brisbane, Australia

Sean Kelliher ADCRG - Melbourne, Australia

MUSICIAN

Brendan Dougan-Kettel - Adelaide, Australia

VENUE

Essendon Keilor College, Essendon, VIC

DATE

2nd - 3rd September 2023

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2024

ADJUDICATORS

Cathy Crocker ADCRG - Brisbane, Australia

Elizabeth Howe ADCRG - Adelaide, Australia

Michael Padgett ADCRG - Melbourne, Australia

MUSICIAN

Stephen Carrolan - Gold Coast, Australia

VENUE

Essendon Keilor College, Essendon, VIC

DATE

7th - 8th September 2024

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