About Us

Northland Ballet and Dance Inc is a non profit organisation which aims to promote and provide dance opportunities for young dance students in Northland, New Zealand. We are not a dance school, but support dance education through our activities.

The Society’s activities are:

a.  To promote and encourage the study of ballet and any other diverse form of dance.

b.  To promote, organise and hold dance competitions, festivals, concerts and other functions.

c.  To encourage, promote and actively assist in the instruction or education in ballet and other forms of dance whether by school, class, set course, seminar, workshop, convention or other type of educational activity.

d.  To provide or assist in providing facilities for the study of dance in Northland.


President: Noelene Brown

Vice President: Phillipa Taylor

Secretary: Deb Massey

Treasurer: Teresa Carrick

PR & Promotions: Ann-Marie Petty-O’Shea

Fundraising Coordinator: Dale Kent-Smith

Trophy Secretary: Sharon Scott

Committee members: Bev Martin, Carlene Paki-Taare, Holly Duder-Joy, Jayne McKenzie, Linda Payne.


Postal Address: PO Box 1680 Whangarei 0140

Email: northlandballetanddance(Replace this parenthesis with the @ sign)gmail.com


As a financial member of Northland Ballet and Dance Inc you will be supporting the Society's activities in organising and providing concerts, workshops and competitions and will also be entitled to:

  • Free entry to all sessions of our the annual competitions
  • Vote at the Society's Annual General Meeting

A list of financial members is published in our annual competitions programme.

Membership fees are payable annually:
$20 single  (1 person)
$30 double  (2 people)