The Smashing Bumpkins

Outback Trail 2024


The Smashing Bumpkins are a spirited bush dance band hailing from the river city of Brisbane. Infusing the art of dance with infectious energy, this dynamic ensemble seamlessly blends uncomplicated yet lively dance instructions with a captivating live musical performance.

Embark on a light-hearted dancefloor journey with The Smashing Bumpkins as they skillfully guide the audience through traditional Australian bush dances and beloved dance classics. Their expertise shines through in lively calls that accompany spirited riffs spanning a multitude of music genres. Their repertoire includes circle, line and partnered dances, all designed to be effortlessly enjoyable. Worried about your dance skills? Fear not! The Smashing Bumpkins ensure everyone can join the fun, breaking down each step before leading you through the entire dance.

Experience the joyous revelry and irresistible enthusiasm that The Smashing Bumpkins bring to every performance. Having graced countless events along the east coast of Australia, including festivals, parties, community gatherings, council events, weddings, and fundraisers, their resume boasts remarkable moments like the Gympie Music Muster, the Birdsville Races, and even achieving a Guinness World Record for mass dance participation.

Join the celebration along The Outback Trail 2024 – no dance expertise required, just a willingness to rise and be part of the fun!