The Coming Back Out Ball

LGBTI Elders Dance Club

A social dance club for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Intersex elders and their allies.


Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Intersex elders and their allies are invited to attend these free social events, learn new dances, enjoy delicious catering and drinks, and interact with other LGBTI elders and their allies.

No dance experience needed. All are welcome.

All The Queens Men in partnership with Glen Eira, Greater Shepparton, Mitchell and Yarra Councils presents the LGBTI Elders Dance Clubs for the 2018 Victorian Seniors Festival.

Yarra LGBTI Elders Dance Club Presented with Yarra City Council

Venue: Fitzroy Town Hall , 201 Napier Street, Fitzroy

Sunday 3 June, 2.00pm – 4.00pm

Sunday 1 July, 2.00pm – 4.00pm

Sunday 5 August, 2.00pm – 4.00pm

Sunday 2 September, 2.00pm – 4.00pm

Sunday 7 October, 2.00pm – 4.00pm  – Victorian Seniors Festival Edition – Featuring special musical guests Dr Hernández prescribing a triple dose of electro-cumbia, funky reggae and soulful boogaloo … good for what ails you! Hammond-infused grooves, a three piece horn section, percussion and Sally Ford’s trademark soaring vocals.

Sunday 4 November, 2.00pm – 4.00pm

Sunday 2 December, 2.00pm – 4.00pm

Afternoon tea provided

Greater Shepparton LGBTI Elders Dance Club Presented with Greater Shepparton City Council

Venue: Shepparton Senior Citizens Centre Hall, 132 Welsford Street, Shepparton

Sunday 16 September, 1.30pm – 3.00pm

Sunday 30 September, 1.30pm – 3.00pm

Sunday 14 October, 1.30pm – 3.00pm

Afternoon tea provided

Enquiries: Jason Watts 5832 9725 or

Glen Eira LGBTI Elders Dance Club Presented with Glen Eira City Council

Venue: Boyd Room, Level 1, Carnegie Library and Community Centre, 7 Shepparson Avenue, Carnegie

Tues 11 Sept – 11.00am – 12.30pm

Tues 18 Sept – 11.00am – 12.30pm

Tues 25 Sept – 11.00am – 12.30pm

Tues 2 Oct – 11.00am – 12.30pm

Tues 9 Oct – 11.00am – 12.30pm

Tues 16 Oct – 11.00am – 12.30pm

Morning tea provided

Enquiries: Catherine Young 9524 3800 or

Mitchell LGBTI Elders Dance Club Presented with Mitchell Shire Council

Venue: John Taylor Room, Kilmore Library, 12 Sydney Street Kilmore 3764

Wed 4 Jul 4.30pm-6.00pm

Wed 1 Aug 4.30pm – 6.00pm

Wed 5 Sep 4.30pm -6.00pm

Wed 3 Oct 4.30pm – 6.00pm

Wed 7 Nov 4.30pm – 6.00pm

Wed 5 Dec 4.30pm – 6.00pm

Afternoon tea provided

Enquiries: Samantha Bender 5734 6206 or 0428 228 678 or

Radio National’s Life Matters featured LGBTI Elders Dance Club. Listen to the podcast here.

LGBTI Elders Dance Club champions the recreational and social rights of LGBTI elders, creating a regular space for the community that is safe and inclusive. LGBTI Elders Dance Club complements our large-scale social event The Coming Back Out Ball created with and for LGBTI elders.