Welcome to the 8th Winter Tango in Hanmer

2 August- 4 August 2024

A truly winter wonderland experience bringing tangueros together for the pleasure of social 

dancing under the snow clad Southern Alps in an Alpine Village. 3 days 4 milongas, including

a breakfast milonga!

"no teaching, no performances …. just joyful dancing in celebration of the milonga"

We will start the weekend at Fire and Ice for dinner from 5- 8pm just in time to get to the milonga and dance our socks off!

37 Amuri Ave, Hanmer (opposite the entrance to the Hot Pools)

When you register for the festival please let ME know that you want to come to dinner with us.

All Milongas are held at the Hanmer War Memorial Hall

Corner Amuri Avenue and Cheltenham Street

Hanmer Springs

Welcome Milonga


Fri 2 August  8pm - midnight  $40

A relaxed milonga to say WELCOME to Hanmer Springs.

Refreshments will be served through the evening, bring your most relaxed and happy selves and get ready to party!


Afternoon Tea Milonga


Sat 3 August  11am - 3pm  $40

Brighten up the tea party with SPOTS!

Have brunch at a local restaurant or cafe, then come and have cups of tea and cake and tango the afternoon away.The hot pools beckon before the evening milonga.

TARTAN -UP Milonga



Sat 3 August  8pm - midnight  $55

Arrive fully decked out in your finest Tartan gear head to toe!  Wintery Milonga treats await you as does a great night of dancing. Mulled yummies and treats will be served throughout the evening.



Sun 4 August  10am - 1pm  $35

Yes you read it right - we are having a Breakfast Milonga!Doors will open at 10am for a tasty breakfast of croissants, fruit, meat, cheese, plunger coffee and tea.

If fancy coffee is what you need to get you going, pick one up at a local cafe and join us for brekkie in between tandas.


$150 for the whole weekend


A Therkleson   11 5250 0186162-55

Please do not forget your name and “WINTER” as reference

Please pay cash on the first night or internet banking 


1st preference given to those registering for the whole weekend and as lead/follow couple. All others are put on a waitlist until partnered up.

Role balancing will be seriously attempted so please invite your favourite dance partner!


Please register then pay in cash when you arrive

to avoid pesky bank fees and non-arrival of funds.   


If you cancel after paying we will refund the full amount less $20 handling fee.

If I cancel you will receive a full refund.

Search out your fake or real furs, hats and gloves and cuddle up in a warm tango embrace in Hanmer Springs for a wonderfully fun weekend with other tango addicts. Feel free to ask any questions - I am just an email away.

Yours always in Tango


+64 (0) 27 238 0568

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