Wrest Point supporting the STDE

The Southern Tasmania Dance Eisteddfod would like to acknowledge and thank Wrest Point.

Backstage: No persons other than teachers, competitors and appointed helpers are permitted in the wings.

Stage floor size pros opening 13.6M – depth 9.7m – height 4.8m

Dressing Rooms: Only teachers, competitors and appointed helpers permitted. Please do not use the dressing rooms as waiting rooms.

The dressing rooms, Backstage and the Auditorium is maintained security checked regularly.  No alcohol is permitted.

Participation Certificates: May be purchased for any competitor who performs. Cost $3.00

Group Medals: Medals are available at a cost of $4.50 each for members of groups that receive 1st, 2nd or 3rd placing. Highly Commended Ribbons are also available at a cost of $2.50 each.

Schedule 2023


Friday 7th July 2023 to Saturday 15th July 2023 

(Depending on number of entries)

Entries open via the Stardom website Friday 3rd February 2023 and

 close Friday 31st March 2023 (AEDT)

Entries for the 2023 OBGYN Scholarship are now open, and will be closing on COB Friday 16th June 2023

All entry requirements, criteria and details can be found in the application form below. The winner/s of the scholarship will be announced on the final night of this years eisteddfod.

2023 Timetable & Pricing

The 44th Southern Tasmanian Dance Eisteddfod is held at the Wrest Point, Sandy Bay.


Times for the start of sessions will be 8.30am 1.30pm and 6.30pm.

Friday 7th July 2023 to Saturday 15th July 2023

(Depending on number of entries) 

Entries open Friday 3rd February 2023 and

 will close Friday 31st March 2023 (AEDT)

Strictly no changes to entries


MORNING OR AFTERNOON SESSION Entry to the Auditorium for either a regular morning, afternoon or evening session is:

Adult $10

Child $10

Final night tickets $30 per seat for children, pensioners and adults.

Season tickets will be available for non performing children and adults. Price to be determined.


There are 4 ways to get from Hobart to Wrest Point Hotel Casino by bus, taxi or foot ; Line 402 bus. Take the line 402 bus from City Interchange ..


Car Parking is available free, but patrons park at their own risk. Only cars with a valid permit are permitted to park in the rear area of the Wrest Point.