Ever wanted to run away and join the

Circus?

Discover your circus flair with engaging workshops, captivating performances, and memorable celebrations. Start your Circus adventure now!

ABOUT US

CircUP Arts Townsville

We are passionate about celebrating the joy of humanity through the arts. Our organisation was born in 2023 thanks to the invaluable support of Unique Partnerships. Since our inception, we have been dedicated to bringing people from all walks of life together to explore, create, and express themselves through a multitude of skills and cultures.

We firmly believes in the power of diversity and the extraordinary potential that resides within every individual. We are committed to showcasing the multifaceted triumph of human abilities. Through the medium of circus arts, we seek to break down barriers, encourage unity, and amplify the voices of those who often go unheard

Discover your Circus Experience.

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TERM BASED CLASSES

CircUP Arts offers term-based circus classes for individuals of all ages, from 0 to 100, showcasing a diverse array of disciplines such as general manipulation, juggling, hula hooping, balancing, aerials, vertical dance, and acrobatics.

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PERFORMANCES

Our engaging performances are perfect for various events, including school fetes, retirement homes, and charity days. Our skilled performers will deliver a captivating circus show, ensuring a memorable and interactive experience for all attendees.

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ROVING PERFORMANCES

Our roving performers excel at festivals and markets, wandering among guests to entertain and interact using various circus techniques and acts, enhancing the event's atmosphere.

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BIRTHDAY PARTIES

Host your next birthday celebration with us, suitable for all ages and abilities! Choose from our 2-hour or 3-hour party packages for an unforgettable circus-themed party experience.

WANTING SOMETHING A LITTLE MORE PRIVATE?

Book our venue

Searching for the perfect, dynamic venue for your next event?

Our space is versatile for any occasion, from vibrant parties and art exhibitions to intimate gatherings. Ready to make your event unforgettable?

Find the perfect class for you.

SELECT AGE GROUP

9AM - 10AM, TUESDAYS

LITTLIES

Term 2 2024

Our Under-5s workshop is perfect for energetic kids, offering a safe space to explore circus skills like balance and coordination. With activities designed to enhance motor skills and encourage social learning like sharing and teamwork, it's a fun, engaging hour for toddlers. Parents are welcome to join in, making it a great family activity. This casual weekly class accommodates busy schedules and varying toddler moods.

ENROL NOW ● $10

6PM - 7PM, WEDNESDAYS

SILKS WITH KARA (BEGINNER)

Term 2 2024

Transform your fitness perspective with our term-based workshops, where you'll dive into fun aerial tricks and techniques. Enhance your strength, flexibility, and air confidence, unlocking new levels of vitality and self-assurance through aerial arts.

ENROL NOW ● $250

7PM - 8:30PM, WEDNESDAYS

SILKS WITH KARA (INTERMEDIATE)

Term 2 2024

Advance your aerial silks journey in our term-based workshops, designed for those with some experience. Enhance your skill set with sophisticated tricks and techniques, further strengthening and flexing your way to higher confidence in aerial arts.

ENROL NOW ● $250

9AM to 11AM, SATURDAYS

STUNT MANIA

Term 3 2024

**Commencing 26th July 2024** Are you ready to step into the shoes of an action hero? From defying gravity in aerial combat to mastering falls and rolls, our workshop offers an exclusive peek behind the scenes of movie magic. Unleash your inner warrior with stage combat and epic sword fighting sequences! ⚔️🤸‍♂️ **5 weeks Course**

ENROL NOW ● $250

6:45PM - 8:15PM, MONDAYS

CircFit

Term 2 2024

For GrownUP's. Get Fit While Having Fun! Say goodbye to boring workouts and hello to an experience that’s as entertaining as it is effective. Laugh out loud as you improve fitness, enhance flexibility, and learn circus skills that will make every session an adventure.

ENROL NOW ● $135

5:30PM - 7PM, TUESDAYS

CIRQUE MERRIMENT

Term 2 2024

Throughout the term, students dive into circus arts like juggling, hula hooping, and acro balance, mastering skills from tumbling to prop manipulation (including poi and spinning plates). The focus on strength and flexibility supports achieving personal milestones such as handstands, cartwheels, and rolls, in a structured yet fun environment.

ENROL NOW ● $200

5:30PM - 6:45PM, THURSDAYS

AERIALS WITH CAT

Term 2 2024

Revitalise your fitness journey in our term-based Aerial Silks workshops, where you'll build strength, flexibility, and confidence in the air. Under expert guidance, explore aerial tricks and techniques, discovering the transformative power of aerial arts on physical and mental well-being. Start your journey to mastering aerial silks fundamentals today.

ENROL NOW ● $250

6:45PM - 8PM, THURSDAYS

VERTICAL DANCE

Term 2 2024

Vertical dance combines the grace of performance art with the thrill of aerial acrobatics, engaging dancers in a captivating display of strength, flexibility, and balance. Suspended by ropes, performers execute intricate movements—twisting, spinning, and flipping—while maintaining precise postures in mid-air, offering a visually stunning experience that defies gravity and showcases the unique blend of dance and acrobatics.

ENROL NOW ● $250

4PM - 5:30PM, TUESDAYS

MANIPULATION MAYHEM

Term 2 2024

Throughout the term, participants will explore a variety of circus disciplines including juggling, hula hooping, tumbling, acro balance, and various manipulation skills with equipment like trick sticks and poi. The program emphasises building strength and flexibility to achieve goals such as handstands and cartwheels, offering a comprehensive skill-building experience.

ENROL NOW ● $200

5PM - 7PM, MONDAYS

TUMBLE UP!

Term 2 2024

Dive into our Circus Workshop for a dynamic acrobatics experience, perfect for beginners eager to explore tumbling, agility, and coordination. Guided by expert instructors, you'll learn the fundamentals of acrobatics in a fun, supportive environment. Bring just your enthusiasm—no prior experience required. Prepare to flip, twist, and leap into an exciting adventure of self-discovery and aerial feats!

ENROL NOW ● $200

6:45PM - 8:15PM, MONDAYS

CircFit

Term 2 2024

For GrownUP's. Get Fit While Having Fun! Say goodbye to boring workouts and hello to an experience that’s as entertaining as it is effective. Laugh out loud as you improve fitness, enhance flexibility, and learn circus skills that will make every session an adventure.

ENROL NOW ● $135

9AM to 11AM, SATURDAYS

STUNT MANIA

Term 3 2024

**Commencing 26th July 2024** Are you ready to step into the shoes of an action hero? From defying gravity in aerial combat to mastering falls and rolls, our workshop offers an exclusive peek behind the scenes of movie magic. Unleash your inner warrior with stage combat and epic sword fighting sequences! ⚔️🤸‍♂️ **5 weeks Course**

ENROL NOW ● $250

7PM - 8:30PM, WEDNESDAYS

SILKS WITH KARA (INTERMEDIATE)

Term 2 2024

Advance your aerial silks journey in our term-based workshops, designed for those with some experience. Enhance your skill set with sophisticated tricks and techniques, further strengthening and flexing your way to higher confidence in aerial arts.

ENROL NOW ● $250

6PM - 7PM, WEDNESDAYS

SILKS WITH KARA (BEGINNER)

Term 2 2024

Transform your fitness perspective with our term-based workshops, where you'll dive into fun aerial tricks and techniques. Enhance your strength, flexibility, and air confidence, unlocking new levels of vitality and self-assurance through aerial arts.

ENROL NOW ● $250

6:45PM - 8PM, THURSDAYS

VERTICAL DANCE

Term 2 2024

Vertical dance combines the grace of performance art with the thrill of aerial acrobatics, engaging dancers in a captivating display of strength, flexibility, and balance. Suspended by ropes, performers execute intricate movements—twisting, spinning, and flipping—while maintaining precise postures in mid-air, offering a visually stunning experience that defies gravity and showcases the unique blend of dance and acrobatics.

ENROL NOW ● $250

5:30PM - 6:45PM, THURSDAYS

AERIALS WITH CAT

Term 2 2024

Revitalise your fitness journey in our term-based Aerial Silks workshops, where you'll build strength, flexibility, and confidence in the air. Under expert guidance, explore aerial tricks and techniques, discovering the transformative power of aerial arts on physical and mental well-being. Start your journey to mastering aerial silks fundamentals today.

ENROL NOW ● $250

5:30PM - 7PM, TUESDAYS

CIRQUE MERRIMENT

Term 2 2024

Throughout the term, students dive into circus arts like juggling, hula hooping, and acro balance, mastering skills from tumbling to prop manipulation (including poi and spinning plates). The focus on strength and flexibility supports achieving personal milestones such as handstands, cartwheels, and rolls, in a structured yet fun environment.

ENROL NOW ● $200

5PM - 7PM, MONDAYS

TUMBLE UP!

Term 2 2024

Dive into our Circus Workshop for a dynamic acrobatics experience, perfect for beginners eager to explore tumbling, agility, and coordination. Guided by expert instructors, you'll learn the fundamentals of acrobatics in a fun, supportive environment. Bring just your enthusiasm—no prior experience required. Prepare to flip, twist, and leap into an exciting adventure of self-discovery and aerial feats!

ENROL NOW ● $200

4PM - 5:30PM, TUESDAYS

MANIPULATION MAYHEM

Term 2 2024

Throughout the term, participants will explore a variety of circus disciplines including juggling, hula hooping, tumbling, acro balance, and various manipulation skills with equipment like trick sticks and poi. The program emphasises building strength and flexibility to achieve goals such as handstands and cartwheels, offering a comprehensive skill-building experience.

ENROL NOW ● $200

9AM - 10AM, TUESDAYS

LITTLIES

Term 2 2024

Our Under-5s workshop is perfect for energetic kids, offering a safe space to explore circus skills like balance and coordination. With activities designed to enhance motor skills and encourage social learning like sharing and teamwork, it's a fun, engaging hour for toddlers. Parents are welcome to join in, making it a great family activity. This casual weekly class accommodates busy schedules and varying toddler moods.

ENROL NOW ● $10
BOOK US OUT FOR THE PERFECT BIRTHDAY

Birthday Parties

350

Clowning Around

All Ages

Step into a world of laughter and delight with our Children's Clowning Around Birthday Parties! Participants can transform themselves with colourful wigs, creative accessories and circus character costumes at our dress-up corner.

Our professional clowns lead the way with hilarious antics, ensuring non-stop laughter for both kids and parents. The celebration ramps up with lively party games, including bean bag toss, musical hoops and pin the nose on the clown. Adding to the excitement, children get the chance to learn circus skills like juggling, hula hooping, spinning plates and trick sticks from our skilled entertainers. Create lasting memories of a magical carnival celebration by booking now – let the circus-themed fun roll in for your child's special day!

1.5hr workshop and ½ hr dedicated to cake [Nibbles and Drinks not provided]

350

Circus Extravaganza

5 years +

Let us get the party started with the magic of manipulation!Watch in awe as we create budding jugglers, mastering the art of tossing and catching, while hula hooping enthusiasts have the opportunity to twirl with joy and master manipulators learn mad skills using trick sticks, spinning plates, spinning staffs, poi and much more!

Engage in laughter and friendly competition with games like musical hoops and circus challenges, ensuring non-stop entertainment throughout the celebration. Elevate your child's birthday to a circus extravaganza, where every moment is filled with awe-inspiring feats and joyous celebrations.

1.5hr workshop and ½ hr dedicated to cake [Nibbles and Drinks not provided]

350

TumbleUP

8 years +

Step right up to an extraordinary world where excitement and wonder take centre stage! Jump, roll, flip, twist, balance and get upside down in this high energy workshop. Party-goers will delight in the thrill of learning tumbling and acrobatics skills. Engaging teamwork activities and games will challenge participants agility and coordination.

Get your crazy on, in a world of circus fun with friends and family, making lasting memories at our fun selfie stations where every moment is filled with laughter. Book now for an unforgettable experience!

1.5hr workshop and ½ hr dedicated to cake [Nibbles and Drinks not provided]

330

Aerial Antics

12 years +

Elevate your child's birthday celebration to new heights with our Circus Birthday Parties featuring the enchanting world of aerial silks! Our skilled instructors guide young thrill-seekers through the mesmerising art of climbing, gracefully navigating the aerial silks.

Suspended in the silks, participants experience the exhilaration of defying gravity in a safe and supervised environment. As they learn the secrets of aerial silk performance, their confidence soars alongside their physical abilities. Make your child's special day truly extraordinary by introducing them to the captivating world of aerial silks at our unique Aerial Antics party. Book now, and let the celebration reach new heights! Book now for an unforgettable experience!

1.5hr workshop and ½ hr dedicated to cake [Nibbles and Drinks not provided]

Dynamic Circus Showcases & Roving Entertainment

Performances

Our performances are perfect for a range of events, from school fetes to charity days, featuring skilled performers who bring circus magic to life in a fun, engaging manner.

Suited for schools, homes, charity events.
Circus shows that entertain.

Roving
Performances

Tailored for dynamic settings like festivals and markets, our roving performers offer up-close circus entertainment, interacting with the audience through various arts and acts.

Great for festivals, markets.
Interactive, mobile circus entertainment.
We’re hiring!

We're looking for talented people.

Interested in circus arts and love to teach? Join us and inspire others to explore their talents!
Birthday Party Host
Birthday Host
Step right up to the ultimate circus-themed birthday bash! CircUP Arts is on the hunt for a charismatic Circus Birthday Host to dazzle young minds with thrilling circus skills and unforgettable entertainment. As the life of the party, you'll lead the festivities, delivering a dynamic blend of fun and learning to children of all ages. Do you possess the magic touch of a juggler, the agility of an acrobat, or the daring spirit of a tightrope walker? If so, we want to hear from you! Showcase your awesome circus skills and be part of creating magical memories for birthday boys and girls. Ready to join the circus? Call us now to uncover more about this exciting opportunity and let your inner ringmaster shine
44 Charles St, Aitkenvale, Townsville
Casual
Circus Instructor update
Instructor
We're on the lookout for enthusiastic and talented Casual Circus Instructors to be part of our team, dedicated to our goal of delivering wonder and delight through the magic of circus arts.
Townsville, QLD
Casual

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