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Regional Gassshuku 2017 – 17-19 March, Canberra

This gasshuku is a great way to kick start your training in 2017 with classes for pee wees, juniors and adults taken by own senior IOGKF black belt instructors.


The format will follow similar weekend gasshuku:

  • All grades training Friday night, 6-8pm
  • Full day’s training for all students on Saturday with classes for pee wees, juniors, adult kyu grades and black belts 9am to 4pm
  • Senior black belt training Sunday morning 9am to 12pm

Please note, applications close 28 February.

To help the organisers confirm the training program and venue, it is important we know numbers attending by 28 February.

Email John Steggall (sam@artforme.com.au) to confirm your attendance at this gasshuku and indicate your intention to attend on our Facebook event. Training fees will be accepted at the gasshuku.

Training venue

The training venues will be our two Canberra dojos and/or a school hall depending on numbers. Please watch for updates on this page and on our Facebook page.

Gasshuku fees

Seniors $100.00

Juniors and Pee wees (Saturday only) $40.00

Third or more child from the same family, free.


There are many Canberra accommodation options to be found online from motels, caravan parks and airbnb. Most of the training will be in the Woden area.


Please keep checking this site for the latest information. If you have any questions, please contact John (Sam) Steggall on:


0430 153 375

Karate events

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