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April 2019 Tokyo and Okinawa Bujutsu Tour

JKA and Ryu Kon Kai Training Tour From the 19th of April 2019 until the 27th of April 2019, I led a tour of Tokyo, Japan and Naha, Okinawa. The tour party consisted of Jessica Graydon, Zac Carl, Glen Carl, Amanda Morgan and Ray Morgan. This tour was my 10th training trip to Japan. We began […]

2019 Bujutsu Annual Presentation Day

This years Annual Presentation Day will be held at our dojo. Unfortunately, Mount Annan Australian Botanic Gardens have informed us that our presentation days have grown too big for them to be able to accomodate. The only affordable option for families is to hold the Presentation Day at our dojo.     Don’t miss out […]

Grading Dates and Disruptions for 2019

June Quarter Grading Dates: Ryu Kon Kai Kobudo: Saturday 15th June 2019 @ 11am Kids Karate: Monday 24th June 2019 @ 4pm Tuesday 25th June 2019 @ 5pm Wednesday 26th June 2019 @ 4pm and 5pm (Please note that spots are limited. If you need a particular day, please book your spot quickly before you […]

December 2018 Quarter Gradings and Disruptions

Grading Dates: JKA Shotokan: Tuesday the 27th November 2018 @ 7pm Ryu Kon Kai Kobudo: Saturday 15th December 2018 @ 11am Karate: Wednesday 19th December 2018 – Yellow/White Belt 9th Kyu to Green Belt 6th Kyu – 5.15pm – 7pm Wednesday 19th December 2018 – Blue Belt 5th Kyu to Brown Belt 1st Kyu 7pm […]

The 20 Precepts of Karate according to Gichin Funakoshi

  Niju kun or the twenty precepts of karate where formulated by the father of modern karate Gichin Funakoshi before he and his students founded the Nihon Karate Koyokai, or Japanese Karate Association in May of 1949.   Over the years there have been many attempts to translate the twenty precepts of karate into English, […]

Bushido – Way of the Warrior

Bushido is a word that is widely used in the martial arts world. However, it is also a word that is not really understood by most. I have provided a very basic summary of the word Bushido. Bushido was the code of honour followed by samurai warriors throughout Japan. It is believed that the Bushido code […]


正坐 Seiza Foreword It is with great pleasure to have the opportunity to write about the significance of the seiza position in Karate-do. I have given my utmost effort and scrutiny of every word in the hope of transmitting the art as accurately as I could base on my limited knowledge. I hope this can […]

Bujutsu Anti Bully Seminar – Bully Proof Your Children for FREE

  Seminar Details: Bujutsu Martial Arts and Fitness Centre is providing a FREE Anti Bullying Seminar.   We provide this seminar once a year, we always get a really good turn out and we always get really good feed back.   Date: Saturday 15th of September 2018 Time: 12.15pm to 1.45pm Suitable for children 6 […]

September 2018 Quarter Gradings and Disruptions

Grading Dates: JKA Shotokan: Tuesday the 28th August 2018 @ 7pm Ryu Kon Kai Kobudo: Saturday 22nd September 2018 @ 11am Karate: Wednesday 26th September 2018 – Yellow Belt 9th Kyu to Blue Belt Black Stripe 6th Kyu – 5.15pm – 7pm Wednesday 26th September 2018 – Purple Belt 5th Kyu to Brown Belt 1st […]