Passengers on board Spirit of Tasmania will enjoy a Salsa Spectacular when, on the Friday 5 and Saturday 6 December, sensational salsa entertainers perform a vibrant and exciting display. A free salsa class is also on offer!

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Passengers on board Spirit of Tasmania will feel the Latino rhythm and enjoy a Salsa Spectacular as dancing fever takes over the ship. Sensational salsa entertainers will be performing a vibrant and exciting display as well as teaching passengers some moves on Friday 5 and Saturday 6 December. The Salsa Spectacular coincides with the run up to the Australian Dancesport Championships and the World Latin Championships taking place in Melbourne from 8 December this year. What better way to prepare for the glitz and glamour of the event than to learn how to salsa dance like a professional? Guests will Mambo and Cha Cha the night away under the stars. Special dance movie classics such as “Strictly Ballroom” and “Dirty Dancing” will also be screening on board. Gabby Torrisi, Salsa Melbourne’s Director, said, “I am really looking forward to this unique and magical journey through Latin music and dance on the Spirit of Tasmania. Passengers will enjoy the fresh, fun, friendly and relaxed atmosphere and everyone can learn a few sultry Latin moves.” This fun-filled event is the latest in a series of specially designed themed entertainment nights taking place on board the ship. Passengers can look forward to experiencing something different and a whole host of entertainment while they travel. Charles Griplas, Spirit of Tasmania’s Chief Executive Officer, said, “We are very excited about hosting the Salsa Spectacular. Passengers and crew alike are sure to be thrilled by the experience. “To date, the themed entertainment nights have been an enormous success and have added an element of fun to a convenient and relaxing sailing journey. Salsa dancing is sure to heighten the passenger experience and make the journey a memorable one for all on board.” Next up for the on board entertainment program will be a Tez and Tones comedy day, scheduled to take place Friday 19 December 2008 and Monday 5 January 2009. Passengers will be sure to laugh their socks off at this extra special comedy gig. The new special events are not the only reason to book with Spirit of Tasmania. The service, which operates daily between Melbourne and Devonport, offers passengers the unparalleled freedom to take their own vehicle, as much luggage as they like and even their pets. For more information or to book your spot please visit

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