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Ben, Victoria, Maxence,
Virginie, Arjay & Tara

World Class West Coast Swing Champions

Raw Connection is proud to present an epic weekend of West Coast Swing with some of the World's leading WCS Champions. Ben Morris, Victoria Henk, Maxence Martin, Virginie Grondin, Arjay Centeno & Tara Trafzer. These guys are incredible dancers, awesome teachers and inspiring performers so don't miss out on this amazing opportunity to learn from and dance with eight of the world's best.

Watch them dance on YouTube!


Weekend Outline


Thursday, 19th May - Sunday, 22nd May 2016


Mantra on View Hotel
22 View Avenue, Surfers Paradise, Gold Coast, QLD


All inclusive weekend pass $375 or only $345 if paid before 31st October 2015

Tickets on sale from 1st September 2015


SPECIAL OFFER: All inclusive weekend pass $310
If you attended Swingsation 2015 on a weekend pass and pay before 31st October 2015

SPECIAL OFFER: International weekend pass $245
If you live overseas and register and pay before 31st October 2015. Offer is limited to the first 40 guys and 40 girls to register and pay.

Workshop spaces are limited to the first 110 guys and 110 girls who have registered and paid.

Pre-Swingsation Dance Party at the Mantra on Thursday Night.

The weekend will include:
  • 12 hours of WCS workshops
  • 3 Dance Parties
  • Over 20 hours of Social Dancing
  • Performances by the Pros
  • Jack & Jill, Strictly Swing and Classic Competitions
  • WSDC Points for all Jack & Jill Competitions
  • Limited private lessons available on request

Suggested Acommodation

Mantra on View is a 4.5 star hotel located in the heart of Surfers Paradise. It has a 24 hour reception, Day Spa, swimming pool, gymnasium and is a short walk from the beach, shops, restaurants and clubs.

Special Swingsation 2016 Rates are available through the hotel:

City View Twin Room
$135 per room per night

Ocean View King Room
$155 per room per night

To book a room at the discounted Swingsation rate, please call the hotel directly on 07 5579 1045 and mention Swingsation 2016 or complete this form and email it to

Take advantage of the discounted Swingsation room rates between Thursday the 12th of May and Saturday the 28th of May. Relax on the beach, enjoy the Resort or take in the the sights of the Gold Coast. If you would like to experience Movie World, Sea World, Wet 'n' Wild or the Australian Outback Spectacular, contact us for a 20% discount voucher.

Transport Options

The venue is located approximately 30 minutes drive from the Gold Coast Airport. Transport options from the Gold Coast Airport to the Mantra on View Hotel include :

$21 one way or $41 return

$20 each way

$20 each way

Approximately $10 into the heart of Surfers Paradise

Questions? Call +61 (0) 410 441 689 or email