Ailiana Clarkson is dancing her way to the Highland Gathering

Ailiana Clarkson. Photo: Jon Hewson
Ailiana Clarkson. Photo: Jon Hewson

AILIANA Clarkson is putting on her dancing shoes as she prepares to compete in the Armadale Highland Gathering and Perth Kilt Run.

The six-year-old Attadale Highland dancer has been dancing since she was four years old .

Ailiana said she was excited to dance at the competition.

“I like dancing with my friends and the music is fun,” she said.

“I want to continue dancing, like my mum, but she is in a different grade to me.”

Tom Clarkson said his daughter performs many times during the year.

“They do concerts, do a range of competitions, concerts for retirements villages and community events,” he said.

“It is a beautiful thing to watch.”

The highland dancing will be held on Sunday September 9 at Minnawarra Park.