Sassy Salsa forever. Our school has been through many shapes and forms. Daniella has loved collaborating and training many others and now enjoys the simplicity of stepping back to basics (no pun intended) Sassy Salsa which is Dani and the team, teach in Byron Bay and run Community Salsa nights twice a month at Casa Luna Byron Bay.

Our Services

We have weekly latin dance classes private sessions too. For Wedding Dances and Hen Parties just call or email Daniella….so easy

  1. Dance Classes

    Beginner classes are available for you and your friends. These are super small intimate classes maximum 3 couples

  2. Private Sessions

    Excellent for those wishing to get a head start with their salsa or preparing for a class situation. Reasonable rates and students discounts apply. This is a great way to feel comfortable and/or to fast track your introduction to salsa.

  3. Wedding Dances

    Daniella’s Wedding Dance clients are spreading the word or rather showing it with their dance and the transformative journey of completing their unique dance. The wedding dance is a way for partners to connect in a fun, loving and creative way, whilst busy with all those preparations for your special day see FB Weddng Dance Byron Bay for ideas and testimonials

  4. Hen Parties

    Daniella has done many Hen Parties, many different styles of dance are available. Some spice up their party with some Latin Hip Hop Reggaeton style which is very popular or you can choose a burlesque/cabaret style. Halls to hire available in Byron Bay or Daniella can travel to your home or town. Reasonable rates and much fun guaranteed

Our Vision

We bring the world of dance to you. Latin partner dancing creates instant community and is a fun way to travel and meet others.

More than just dance, we share our love of all things latin.

Our Team

Who’s behind the scenes?

Sassy Salsa Artistic Director
Founder of Sassy Salsa since 2000
Jules and Jimie
Sassy Salsa assistants
Always helping and sharing their joy of dance both Jimi and Jules attend class and you will see them with other team members at Tuesday Latin Nights
Sean & Dani
Latin Tuesday DJs
Latin beats moving the dancers - Salsa Bachata or kizomba
Sassy Salsa Crew
Sassy Salsa Crew and performers
Recently performed at Byron Latin Fiesta
16Years of Teaching
152Salsa Performances & Events
10067000Salsa Steps every year
25Smiles with every 3 min salsa dance

Brief History of Sassy Salsa

March, 2015

Daniella and the Sassy Salsa Crew have performed and taught at many local events and Latin Festivals. Sassy Salsa with other local teachers always look forward to the amazing Byron Latin Fiesta each year. See FB Byron Latin Fiesta

February, 2014 and 2105

Teaching and performing at Woodford Folk Festival has been a highlight for Dani and the Crew, so much fun sharing the joy of dance with so many happy festival goers

March 2010

Daniella and Sassy Salsa teacher and dancers appeared  in TV series East of Everything. Daniella choreographed performances and taught actors commodo, Dani also choreographed and taught worshops at several Splendour in the Grass Events plus at Big Day Out (Mexican Theme).

May, 2009

Conducted Salsa Teacher training which saw the local salsa scene blossom.

March, 2000

Daniella founded Sassy Salsa teaching Lismore Ballina and Byron Bay providing Latin Dance Classes in the Northern Rivers for over 15 years.


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