About Us

Cuba Baila Cuban Dance is a community of fun loving people who create a welcoming and inclusive atmosphere, forming friendships through their passion for Cuban Dance, Music and fitness.

Cuba Baila Cuban Dance Founder, Director and instructor Yarima Gavilan Herrera is a Cuba born and trained, International Performer and Entertainer, and Australia's only authentic professional female Cuban Dancer.

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Cuba Baila Cuban Dance teaches a range of Cuban Dance styles to spice up your Salsa and add to your dance repertoire, as well as ZUMBA, to build fitness and stamina.

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What We Do

Dance Classes

Join our group classes on Wednesday nights at North Curl Curl community center. You can also book private dance classes with Yarima.

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Cuba Baila Tours

Immerse yourself in Cuba through Music, Dance and Culture on a fully escorted, adventure tour of this unique island nation.

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Experience exciting rhythms and exhilarating dance routines. We can create a theme and bring some tropical heat to your event.

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Our Team

Yarima Gavilan

Founder, Director & Head Instructor

Yarima was born in Cuba and trained at The Tropicana School and Teatro America for Cabaret dance...

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Helen Howie


Helen is known for her clear and precise instructing which makes it easy and fun to learn.

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Michiko Ban

Dancer, Teacher & Performer

Michiko has won several dance competitions and performed at Salsa Congresses, Festivals...

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Stefan Grell

Co-instructor with Yarima for ‘ZUMBA Cuban Style’

Stefan is a versatile dancer who has studied, performed and competed in many partner dancing styles...

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