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IOGKF Australia – Narrabeen Gasshuku September 2017

IOGKF Australia – Narrabeen Gasshuku September 2017
Friday 15th – 17th September 2017

Training location and accommodation is on site at the Sydney Academy of Sport and Recreation, Narrabeen.

The fee structure is as follows:
Residential rate i.e. accommodation & meals

  • Adult Training (3 days): AUD $560.00
  • Junior Training (3 days): AUD $360.00
  • Adult non-Training (e.g. parent or guardian): AUD $290.00
  • Junior non-training AUD $220.00

Casual rate i.e. no accommodation or meals

  • Adult (3 days): AUD $350
  • Junior (3 days): AUD $250
  • Adult: AUD $80.00 per half day
  • Junior: AUD $50.00 per half day

Note: Junior is under 18yrs.

IOGKF Australia Black Belt Gasshuku

IOGKF Australia will be holding its Black Belt (& grading) Gasshuku.
Details are as followed:

Where: Newcastle, NSW
When: Friday 5th till Sunday 7th May
Cost: Seniors $100 / Juniors $50 (17years & Under) Note: no juniors under 14 years can attend.
PLEASE NOTE: This Black & Brown belt training weekend is for registered IOGKF Australia members only. Also, for Brown Belts not grading, 1st & 2nd kyu can attend at their instructors discretion.


Friday night
Venue: Kotara Dojo – Click here for direction
Time: 7.15-9.15pm

Saturday & Sunday
Venue: Kotara Public School Hall – 150 Rae Cres, Kotara – Click here for direction

Training: Rego from 9.00am – Training starts at 9.30-12.30 & 1.30-4.00
Training: 9.30-12.00 & 1.00-3.00pm

Black Belt Grading
Venue: Merewether Public School – 6 Henry St, Merewether – Click here for directions
Time: Sunday 1pm

Saturday night social – Saturday 6.30pm @ ‘The Duke’ (U18 friendly) – Check out the menudirections


  • Simon Beaumont Sensei 6th Dan
  • Paul Parlett Sensei 5th Dan
  • Brent Pawlik Sensei 5th Dan

For all inquires, email: secretary@iogkfaustralia.com

Gasshuku in San Francisco USA

Goju & Zen 3 day Gasshuku

Date: 23-25 June 2017

Location: Green Dragon Temple, San Francisco

Spend 3 days training with 7th Dan IOGKF Katsuya Yamashiro Sensei and learn the art of Zen meditation. This Gasshuku is only open to IOGKF students (Shodan & above)

For more information: www.goju-zen.com (Limited space)

If interested, email Krista: krista1@gmail.com

IOGKF Australia – Events 2017

Stay tune… More information will be out shortly for all events.

Regional Gasshuku
Date: 17th-19th March
Location: Canberra

Brown & Black Belt Gasshuku & grading
Date: 5th-7th May
Location: Newcastle

IOGKF Australian Gasshuku with Tetsuji Nakamura Sensei– IOGKF World Chief Instructor
Date: 15th-17th September
Location: Sydney