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Destructive Steps 14

2022 Sydney Street Dance Festival

September 8th - 11th

thu sep 8 | 7Pm-9pm

Film Festival

Destructive Steps Street Dance Film Festival

We invite you to the first Street Dance Film Festival at Destructive Steps. Destructive Steps hopes to create a new platform to both encourage and showcase collaboration between Australian Street Dancers and local film makers. 

The film festival will be a program of street dance films from local artists, and will also premiere two new street dance films from Inner West Street Dancers.


sep 9 | 4pm-9pm


Kicking off Destructive Steps are the 1v1 categories.


1v1 Ladies Night

Doors open 4PM. Prelims start 4:45PM. 

Registration: $20 AUD


1v1 Hiphop

Doors open 5PM. Prelims start 5:45PM. 

Registration: $20 AUD

Audience tickets are $40 on the day

sep 10 | 10Am-6pm


Join us on Saturday for the team battles! Afterwards, head to the Red Bull Dance Your Style National Final. 

3v3 Open Styles

Doors open 10AM. Prelims start 10:30AM. 

Registration: $60 AUD per team


Doors open 10:30AM. Prelims start 11AM. 

Registration: $60 AUD per team

Audience tickets are $40 on the day

sep 10 | 7PM-9:30pm

Red Bull

Red Bull Dance Your Style National Final

The National Final for Red Bull Dance Your Style will be held between 7:00pm and 9:30pm on the 10th of September at the Overseas Passenger Terminal.

For its 2022 season, Red Bull Dance Your Style will amplify dance scenes from all corners of the country, traveling to Sydney, Brisbane, Melbourne and Perth to determine who will go on to represent the country at the Red Bull Dance Your Style World Final.

There will be transfer buses departing Ultimo Community Centre to the Overseas Passenger Terminal from 6pm to attend Red Bull Dance Your Style National Finals.

sep 10 | 9PM-2AM


Home The Venue (Darling Harbour)

Collaborating with Freedom Sessions to throw the Official Destructive Steps and Red Bull Dance Your Style Afterparty! Come through to Home The Venue Nightclub in Darling Harbour from 9pm until late. We have your Freedom Session favourites DJ Soulquest and DJ D-Cow, and special guest DJ Karlainthemix direct from Paris!

sep 11 | 11am-6pm


Rounding up Destructive Steps on the last day are the kids battles, 2v2 and workshops. 

1v1 U18s Breaking

Doors open 10:30AM. Event runs 11AM-1PM.

Registration: $15 AUD

Competitors will be split into U13s and 14-17 years

1v1 U18s Open Styles

Doors open 12:30PM. Event runs 1PM-3PM.

Registration: $15 AUD

Competitors will be split into U13s and 14-17 years

2v2 Bonnie & Clyde

Doors open 2:30PM. Event runs 3PM-6PM.

Registration: $40 AUD per team*

*Battle partners must identify with a different gender

Audience tickets are $20 on the day

sep 11 | 11:30AM / 3PM / 4:30PM


Leese's Hip Hop

11:30AM at Ultimo Community Centre

Cost on the day: $50 

Dol's Breaking

3:00PM at Ultimo Community Centre

Cost on the day: $50 

Eri's Breaking

4:30PM at Ultimo Community Centre

Cost on the day: $50 


Yes! We are so excited to bring back Destructive Steps in-person after two years of online battles!

Send us a message on Instagram @destructivesteps or email destructivesteps@gmail.com. 

This website is using Stripe to accept online payments. For dancers outside of Australia, that means you can also register through this website. 

Yes! Prelims/Top 16/Top 8 for both categories will be on at the same time, so check with our organisers on the day to see when your team is battling. 

We’ll be providing hand sanitiser on the day and checking temperatures on entry. Masks are encouraged throughout the event. 

Thanks to our sponsors

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Destructive Steps is held in Sydney, Australia on the lands of the Gadigal people of the Eora Nation. 

We acknowledge the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples as the traditional owners and custodians of the land and pay our respects to elders past, present and future across Australia.

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