Classes

Term 1: Mon 3 Feb – Sat 28 Mar (8 weeks)

Pubic Holiday: Mon 9 Mar, Labour Day

Castlemaine Circus is an exciting space where students get to have fun, challenge themselves and take safe risks. The environment is welcoming, positive and open to all ages.  We provide well structured and enjoyable classes in Parkour, Circus, Gymnastics and Aerial. Students get to build their confidence, creative expression and learn to work well together.

We encourage doing more than one class, so we offer a 30% discount for enrolment in a second class and a third class and a 10% discount for siblings/families.

Location: The Goods Shed, Kennedy St, Castlemaine (next to the Castlemaine Train Station).

Monday – Term 1 (7 weeks)

Parkour 5-8 Years

Time: Monday 4.00 – 5.00pm
Trainers: Flynn Patrao and Cameron MacLeman
Cost: $175 (10 weeks) / $123 (7 weeks)
Description:
Parkour is a discipline in which practitioners (Traceurs) train to adapt their movements to efficiently overcome obstacles in their environment.
Free Running is a related discipline in which the practitioner seeks out artistic and expressive ways of interacting with obstacles while moving through an environment.
This class teaches both Parkour and Freerunning, combining efficient movements such as vaulting, rolling, climbing and leaping with expressive movements like flips, saults, spins and twists. Students will improve their strength, agility, balance and coordination as they learn to traverse their environments and overcome physical and mental barriers.

This class is currently full. Please contact us to be put on the waiting list.

Parkour 9-12 Years

Time: Monday 5.15pm – 6.45pm
Trainers: Flynn Patrao and Cameron MacLeman and Chevy Librio
Cost: $215 (10 weeks) / $151 (7 weeks)
Description:
Parkour is a discipline in which practitioners (Traceurs) train to adapt their movements to efficiently overcome obstacles in their environment.
Free Running is a related discipline in which the practitioner seeks out artistic and expressive ways of interacting with obstacles while moving through an environment.
This class teaches both Parkour and Freerunning, combining efficient movements such as vaulting, rolling, climbing and leaping with expressive movements like flips, saults, spins and twists. Students will improve their strength, agility, balance and coordination as they learn to traverse their environments and overcome physical and mental barriers.

This class is currently full. Please contact us to be put on the waiting list.

Parkour Teens

Time: Monday 7.00pm – 8.30pm
Trainers: Flynn Patrao and Cameron MacLeman
Cost:  Teens – $215 (10 weeks) / $151 (7 weeks)

Parkour is a discipline in which practitioners (Traceurs) train to adapt their movements to efficiently overcome obstacles in their environment.
Free Running is a related discipline in which the practitioner seeks out artistic and expressive ways of interacting with obstacles while moving through an environment.
This class teaches both Parkour and Freerunning, combining efficient movements such as vaulting, rolling, climbing and leaping with expressive movements like flips, saults, spins and twists. Students will improve their strength, agility, balance and coordination as they learn to traverse their environments and overcome physical and mental barriers.

Beginners most welcome!

Tuesday – Term 1 (8 weeks)

Circus Wonder Class
Preschoolers 3.5 – 5 years

Time: Tuesday 10.30am – 11.20am
Trainer: Mandy Field and Rachel Leary
Cost: $155 (10 weeks) / $124 (8 weeks)

Description:
Let your little ones bounce, balance and learn the foundations of circus skills with experienced instructors in a fun, creative and safe group environment. Explore the circus equipment – silks, trampete, beam, vault and learn the beginnings of forward rolls, landings, balancing, juggling as well as following instruction, working in groups and playing creative games. Your little one will grow in confidence as they improve their coordination, balance, flexibility and strength. All circus activities are done in a supportive, structured setting. The class is perfect for children who are comfortable about being independent in class.

Circus 5-8 Years

Time: Tuesday 4.00pm – 5.00pm
Trainers: Adam Davis, Nichola Hall and Milou Albrecht
Cost: $175 (10 weeks) / $140 (8 weeks)

Description:
This class will take a focused approach on strength, balance,  flexibility and conditioning to support the circus skills that are grounded in gymnastic technique.  This class is great for beginners but we teach to all levels. Students will be developing skills on the floor, beam, aerial, mini tramp and with a variety of juggling tools. The class will engage a whole host of circus and gymnastics skills with a focus on fun.

Circus 9-12 Years

Time: Tuesday 5.15pm – 6.45pm
Trainers: Adam Davis, Nichola Hall and Milou Albrecht
Cost: $215 (10 weeks) / $172 (8 weeks)
Description:
This class will take a focused approach on strength, balance,  flexibility and conditioning to support the circus skills that are grounded in gymnastic technique.  This class is great for beginners but we teach to all levels. Students will be developing skills on the floor, beam, aerial, mini tramp and with a variety of juggling tools.. The class will engage a variety of circus and gymnastics skills with a focus on fun.

Wednesday – Term 1 (8 weeks)

Circus Warriors
Preschoolers 2 – 3.5 years (with carer)

Time: Wednesday 9.30 – 10.20am
Trainers: Adam Davis and Jessica
Cost: $155 (10 weeks) / $124 (8 weeks)
Description:
A giant obstacle circus course for preschoolers – what more fun can you have!!
Jumping, rolling, hanging, crawling, swinging – engaging in all the foundational circus body movements and utilising all the circus equipment in a variety of ways. Each week is a new obstacle course and new ways to move your body, growing in strength, agility and confidence. A great opportunity for the child and carer to play together. Energetic, fun, safe and social.

Circus Warriors
Preschoolers 3.5 – 5 years (with carer)

Time: Wednesday 10.30 – 11.20am
Trainers: Adam Davis and Jessica
Cost: $155 (10 weeks) / $124 (8 weeks)
Description:
A giant obstacle circus course for preschoolers – what more fun can you have!!
Jumping, rolling, hanging, crawling, swinging – engaging in all the foundational circus body movements and utilising all the circus equipment in a variety of ways. Each week is a new obstacle course and new ways to move your body, growing in strength, agility and confidence. A great opportunity for the child and carer to play together. Energetic, fun, safe and social.

 

Circus (5-9 Years)

Time: Wednesday 4.00 – 5.00pm
Trainers: Nichola Hall and Minka Peters
Cost: $175 (10 weeks) / $140 (8 weeks)
Description:
This class will take a focused approach on strength, balance,  flexibility and conditioning to support the circus skills that are grounded in gymnastic technique.  This class is great for beginners but we teach to all levels. Students will be developing skills on the floor, beam, aerial, mini tramp and with a variety of juggling tools. The class will engage a whole host of circus and gymnastics skills with a focus on fun.

Aerial Class (10 – 12 Years)

Time: Wednesday 5.15 – 6.45pm
Trainers: Nichola Hall and Minka Peters
Cost: $215 (10 weeks) / $172 (8 weeks)
Description:
Mixed aerials with Castlemaine Circus will focus on the three most popular aerial apparatus- aerial hoop, static trapeze and silks. Participants will learn comprehensive aerial specific conditioning techniques and basic skills on all apparatus. Elements of the class include building upper body and core strength, improving flexibility and agility and improving confidence, control and awareness of your body. Participants will develop choreographed movements on a favourite aerial apparatus throughout the year. The environment is positive, supportive and fun.

Aerial Teens

Time: Wednesday 5.15 – 6.45pm
Trainers: Nichola Hall and Minka Peters
Cost: $215 (10 weeks) / $172 (8 weeks)
Description:
Mixed aerials with Castlemaine Circus will focus on the three most popular aerial apparatus- aerial hoop, static trapeze and silks. Participants will learn comprehensive aerial specific conditioning techniques and basic to intermediate skills on their chosen apparatus. They will creatively choreograph a routine, researching and rehearsing new movements, developing their knowledge and skills and performing to an audience. A more personalised program within a fun social group, perfect for teens.

Aerial Adults – Silks & Trapeze

Time: Wednesdays 7.00 – 8.30pm
Trainers: Nichola Hall
Cost: $172 (8 weeks)
Description:

An excellent class for Adults – beginners and more experienced alike. This class is suitable for all those people that are curious to explore a new dimension: the air. You will be surprised to know how and how much a body can move by changing the base of support it uses and its points of balance.

The beginners will learn the basics of aerial silks and trapeze technique. More advanced will be provided with the fundamentals required to develop a different and contemporary style of aerial training, not concentrated only on the beauty of a body and a static shape but especially on the possibilities of movement from a shape to another and the dynamic connections between them. This is the reason why the class is enjoyable also for men.
This is a small specialised class for beginners and experienced practitioners.

Thursday – Term 1 (8 weeks)

Little Circus Wonder Class
Preschoolers 2 – 3.5 years (with carer)

Time: Thursday 9.30  – 10.20am
Trainers: Mandy Field
Cost: $155 (10 weeks) / $124 (8 weeks)
Description:
Our newest class for our youngest circus stars. This class requires a parent or carer to participate in the class. Our trainers will lead the class and grown ups will be actively involved in supporting your little one to learn balance, explore new equipment and learn the foundations of circus skills in a safe group environment.

Circus Wonder Class
Preschoolers 3.5 – 5 years

Time: Thursday 10.30 – 11.20am
Trainers: Mandy Field and Kathryn Hall
Cost: $155 (10 weeks) / $124 (8 weeks)
Description:
Let your little ones bounce, balance and learn the foundations of circus skills with experienced instructors in a fun, creative and safe group environment.  Explore the circus equipment – silks, trampete, beam, vault and learn the beginnings of forward rolls, landings, balancing, juggling as well as following instruction, working in groups and playing creative games. Your little one will grow in confidence as they improve their coordination, balance, flexibility and strength. All circus activities are done in a supportive, structured setting. The class is perfect for children who are comfortable about being independent in class.

Circus Gymnastics 5-8 Years

Time: Thursday 4.00 – 5.00pm
Trainers: Ivo Iliev
Cost: $175 (10 weeks) / $140 (8 weeks)
Description:
Suitable for beginners and intermediate students, this class brings to life the foundational skills for tumbling, acrobatics, handstands and acrobalance. Students will develop their strength, balance and flexibility through the development of circus skills in a fun and positive environment. Ivo has trained students from many circus schools across Australia and has trained top national gymnast champions.

Circus Gymnastics 9-12 Years

Time: Thursday 5.15 – 6.45pm
Trainers: Ivo Iliev
Cost: $215 (10 weeks) / $172 (8 weeks)
Description:
Suitable for beginners and intermediate students, this class brings to life the foundational skills for tumbling, acrobatics, handstands and acrobalance. Students will develop their strength, balance and flexibility through the development of circus skills in a fun and positive environment. Ivo has trained students from many circus schools across Australia and has trained top national gymnast champions.

Circus Fitness – Adults

Time: Thursday 7.00 – 8.30pm
Trainers: Ivo Iliev
Cost: $215 (10 weeks) / $172 (8 weeks)
Description:
Suitable for beginners and intermediate students, this class brings to life the foundational skills for tumbling, acrobatics, handstands and acrobalance. Students will develop their strength, balance and flexibility through the development of circus skills in a fun and positive environment. Ivo has trained students from many circus schools across Australia and has trained top national gymnast champions.

Friday – Term 1 (8 weeks)

Aerial Adults – Silks & Trapeze

Time: Fridays 10.00 – 11.30m
Trainers: Nichola Hall
Cost: $172 (8 weeks)
Description:

An excellent class for Adults – beginners and more experienced alike. This class is suitable for all those people that are curious to explore a new dimension: the air. You will be surprised to know how and how much a body can move by changing the base of support it uses and its points of balance.

The beginners will learn the basics of aerial silks and trapeze technique. More advanced will be provided with the fundamentals required to develop a different and contemporary style of aerial training, not concentrated only on the beauty of a body and a static shape but especially on the possibilities of movement from a shape to another and the dynamic connections between them. This is the reason why the class is enjoyable also for men.
This is a small specialised class for beginners and experienced practitioners.

Aerial Class (10 – 12 yrs)

Time: Friday 4.00 – 5.30pm
Trainers: Nichola Hall and Minka Peters
Cost: $215 (10 weeks)
Description:
Mixed aerials with Castlemaine Circus will focus on the three most popular aerial apparatus- aerial hoop, static trapeze and silks. Participants will learn comprehensive aerial specific conditioning techniques and basic skills on all apparatus. Elements of the class include building upper body and core strength, improving flexibility and agility and improving confidence, control and awareness of your body. Participants will develop choreographed movements on a favourite aerial apparatus throughout the year.

Aerial Teens

Time: Friday 4.00 – 5.30pm
Trainers: Nichola Hall and Minka Peters
Cost: $215 (10 weeks) / $172 (8 weeks)
Description:
Mixed aerials with Castlemaine Circus will focus on the three most popular aerial apparatus- aerial hoop, static trapeze and silks. Participants will learn comprehensive aerial specific conditioning techniques and basic to intermediate skills on their chosen apparatus. They will creatively choreograph a routine, researching and rehearsing new movements, developing their knowledge and skills and performing to an audience. A more personalised program within a fun social group, perfect for teens.

Aerial Class (10-12 yrs)

Time: Friday 5.30 – 7.00pm
Trainer: Nichola Hall and Minka Peters
Cost: $215 (10 weeks) / $172 (8 weeks)
Description:

Mixed aerials with Castlemaine Circus will focus on the two of the most popular aerial apparatus – static trapeze and silks. Participants will learn comprehensive aerial specific conditioning techniques and basic skills on all apparatus. Elements of the class include building upper body and core strength, improving flexibility and agility and improving confidence, control and awareness of your body. Participants will develop choreographed movements on a favourite aerial apparatus throughout the year.

Aerial Teens

Time: Friday 5.30 – 7.00pm
Trainers: Nichola Hall and Minka Peters
Cost: $215 (10 weeks) / $172 (8 weeks)
Description:
Mixed aerials with Castlemaine Circus will focus on the three most popular aerial apparatus- aerial hoop, static trapeze and silks. Participants will learn comprehensive aerial specific conditioning techniques and basic to intermediate skills on their chosen apparatus. They will creatively choreograph a routine, researching and rehearsing new movements, developing their knowledge and skills and performing to an audience. A more personalised program within a fun social group, perfect for teens.

Saturday – Term 1 (8 weeks)

Parkour 5-8 Years

Time: Saturday 9.30 – 10.30am
Trainers: Cameron MacLeman, Bryan Nikolas Jones and Chevy Librio
Cost: $175 (10 weeks) / $140 (8 weeks)
Description:
Parkour is a discipline in which practitioners (Traceurs) train to adapt their movements to efficiently overcome obstacles in their environment. Free Running is a related discipline in which the practitioner seeks out artistic and expressive ways of interacting with obstacles while moving through an environment.
This class teaches both Parkour and Freerunning, combining efficient movements such as vaulting, rolling, climbing and leaping with expressive movements like flips, saults, spins and twists. Students will improve their strength, agility, balance and coordination as they learn to traverse their environments and overcome physical and mental barriers.

Parkour 9-12 Years

Time: Saturday 10.45 – 12.15pm
Trainers: Cameron MacLeman, Bryan Nikolas Jones and Chevy Librio
Cost: $215 (10 weeks) / $172 (8 weeks)
Description:
Parkour is a discipline in which practitioners (Traceurs) train to adapt their movements to efficiently overcome obstacles in their environment. Free Running is a related discipline in which the practitioner seeks out artistic and expressive ways of interacting with obstacles while moving through an environment.
This class teaches both Parkour and Freerunning, combining efficient movements such as vaulting, rolling, climbing and leaping with expressive movements like flips, saults, spins and twists. Students will improve their strength, agility, balance and coordination as they learn to traverse their environments and overcome physical and mental barriers.

Parkour 9-12 Years 

Time: Saturday 12.30 – 2.00pm
Trainers: Flynn Patrao and Cameron MacLeman
Cost: $215 (10 weeks) / $172 (8 weeks)
Description:
Parkour is a discipline in which practitioners (Traceurs) train to adapt their movements to efficiently overcome obstacles in their environment. Free Running is a related discipline in which the practitioner seeks out artistic and expressive ways of interacting with obstacles while moving through an environment.
This class teaches both Parkour and Freerunning, combining efficient movements such as vaulting, rolling, climbing and leaping with expressive movements like flips, saults, spins and twists. Students will improve their strength, agility, balance and coordination as they learn to traverse their environments and overcome physical and mental barriers.

Parkour 5-8 Years 

Time: Saturday 2.15 – 3.15pm
Trainers: Flynn Patrao and Cameron MacLeman
Cost: $175 (10 weeks) / $140 (8 weeks)
Description:
Parkour is a discipline in which practitioners (Traceurs) train to adapt their movements to efficiently overcome obstacles in their environment. Free Running is a related discipline in which the practitioner seeks out artistic and expressive ways of interacting with obstacles while moving through an environment.
This class teaches both Parkour and Freerunning, combining efficient movements such as vaulting, rolling, climbing and leaping with expressive movements like flips, saults, spins and twists. Students will improve their strength, agility, balance and coordination as they learn to traverse their environments and overcome physical and mental barriers.

Parkour Open: Teens – Adults 

Time: Saturday  3.30 – 5.00pm
Trainers: Flynn Patrao and Cameron MacLeman
Cost: $20 / $15

Parkour is a discipline in which practitioners (Traceurs) train to adapt their movements to efficiently overcome obstacles in their environment.
Free Running is a related discipline in which the practitioner seeks out artistic and expressive ways of interacting with obstacles while moving through an environment.
This class teaches both Parkour and Freerunning, combining efficient movements such as vaulting, rolling, climbing and leaping with expressive movements like flips, saults, spins and twists. Students will improve their strength, agility, balance and coordination as they learn to traverse their environments and overcome physical and mental barriers.

For Beginners and experienced alike!

Experienced – $15 (open training environment)

Beginners – $20 (class environment with instruction)