The Victoria Phillips Academy follows the state secondary school terms which are usually 9-10 weeks long but can sometimes vary between 8 and 12 weeks.

Term 4 is the shortest term due to the annual performance, but it includes 3 extra dress rehearsals in addition to weekly classes.



2016 Fees per term (incl gst) CLASS DURATION (per week)

30 minute class (per week)
45 minute class (per week)
1 hour class (per week)
1 hour 15 minute class (per week)
2 x 45 minute classes
2 x 1 hour classes
Competition troupes Fee per term

15 minute class
30 minute class
45 minute class
(Incl weekly lessons, troupe entry fees, admin and engraving)
Private lessons per week Private lessons per term (inc GST)
15 minute private lesson
One-off private lessons per week Fee per class
30 minute private lesson (casual)
1 hour private lesson (casual)
(booking and payment in adv) $30
(booking and payment in adv) $50
Dancercise 50+  
10 class concession card
(pensioners) $80 (waged) $100
  • All term fees are strictly payable on invoice, in advance for each term.
  • All public holidays are observed and are accounted for within the fee structure.
  • No refunds will be made once lessons have begun unless for medical reasons. If so, an administration charge of 2 weeks of fees will be deducted.
  • Cancellation within two weeks of commencement date incurs a booking fee of 2 weeks of classes.
  • Make up lessons will be given, for sickness only, if you notify the Academy prior to the start of the lesson. These are limited to two per term.
  • Payment preference is by direct bank transfer. Any cheque payments to 'CCC Dance Trust t/a Victoria Phillips Academy' please.