The Official Dance Pack for Bush dancing in schools


The ‘must have’ ONE complete product for teaching Bush dancing in primary and high schools for over 40 years.

• Bush dancing in schools creates a great connection between people of all ages.

• Bush dancing in schools is a fun, healthy, energetic and positive way to get exercise.

• Bush dancing in schools is ideal for teaching listening skills, following instructions, working in a team.

• You can’t bush dance and be on your device.

Bush dancing in schools since 1981


The Bushwackers released The Dance Album in 1981 giving rise to a generation of Australian school kids who learned to dance in playgrounds and school halls.

Now Bushdancing is being learned by the next generation of Aussie children. The ‘Heel and Toe Polka’, ‘The Waves of Bondi’ and ‘Strip The Willow’ is ringing out to the music of the Bushwackers in Aussie schools across the country.

Great reasons to teach Bush dancing in schools:


• Easy to teach from ages K-6 & 7-12

• Easy to follow dance steps, no expertise or dance ability required

• Tried and tested in schools for over 40 years.

•  Quick to teach, easy to learn instructions for Early Primary to High School.

• Steps are natural and simple. You don’t need to be an expert or experienced dancer.

• The dance moves are the same for boys and girls.

• With 40 years of Bushdancing success in schools, everywhere from Humpty Doo to Hobart, the Official Dance Album is the one product for your school.


“We are proud that our music has been used around the country for the last 40 years. It’s a very special privilege to be a part of every Australian child’s school years”

The Bushwackers

The Official Bushwackers Dance Album for teaching bush dancing in schools is the ONE complete package.


Includes the music for 10 popular dances tunes:

– Heel and Toe (Short)
– The Heel And Toe Polka (Long)
– The Queensland Backstep
– Strip The Willow
– The Drongo Tunes (A) (B) (C) & (D)
– The Barn Dance
– The Pride Of Erin
– The Waves Of Bondi
– The Stockyards
– Under The Bridge

PLUS THREE bonus dance tracks with the Dance Call and spoken instructions, including:

– The Oxo Reel
– Ned Kelly’s Farewell
– Soldiers Joy

AND TWO additional songs including I AM AUSTRALIAN, co-written by Bushwackers own, Dobe Newton and the popular ‘The Night Of The Bush Dance’ by Roger Corbett.


Includes music for all 10 dances with dance calls and simple spoken word instructions:


Includes music for all 10 dances with dance calls and simple spoken word instructions:

Everything needed to teach this uniquely Australian form of dance.

The accompanying book contains all the dance calls, the instructions, and the music for all the popular Bush dances.

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