NSW Clubs

Club

Head Of Style

Style

Locations

Email address/Website

Contact Number

Australian Chitokai Karate Association Inc.

 

Brian Hayes

Chito-Ryu

Warners Bay, Belmont North, Morisset, Cessnock

brianhayes@hunterlink.net.au

www.huntermartialarts.com.au

0416199190

Black Belt Martial Arts

 

Liz Mahler

Shotokan

Wyoming, Mingara, Kincumber, Erina, Lakehaven, Hornsby, Jindabyne

lizmahler@blackbeltmartialarts.com.au

www.blackbeltmartialarts.com.au

 

0438223491

Australian Sports Karate

Steve Jez

Shotokan

Bonnyrigg

teamjez@msn.com

0424 166 848

Goju Ryu Karate Do Seishikan

George Wilson

Goju-Ryu

Smithfield

Seishikankaratedo@bigpond.com

0419413240

Goju Ryu Karate Do Mission International

 

Kenshu Hideo Watanabe

 

Goju-Ryu

Surry Hills, Rozelle, Lane Cove

watanabehanshi@gmail.com

www.gkarate.com.au

02) 94277051

Goshin-Ryu Karate

 

Richard Bradford

Shotokan

Baulkham Hills, Blacktown, Emerton, Emu Plains, Five Dock, Hoxton Park, Kellyville, Penrith, Liverpool, Manly, Marayong, Miranda, Mosman, Narellan, Prairiewood, Prestons, Quakers Hill, St.Andrews, Batemans Bay, Nambucca Heads, Laurieton, Wagga Wagga, Narrandera, Urunga

 

goshinryu@goshinryu.com

www.goshinryu.com

0418410396

Hayashi-Ha Shito-ryu Kai Karate of Aust

 

Beng Soon Koh

Shito-Ryu

Austral, Campsie, Wangi Wangi, Stockton

 

bengsoonkoh@bigpond.com

www.hayashihashitoryu.com.au

0412243900

Ishinryu Karate Australia

 

Tony Hails

Ishinryu

Menai, Jannali,

 

info@ishinryukarate.com.au

www.ishinryukarate.com.au

0403808265

Shito Ryu Karatedo

 

Mrs Dao Thu Thuy

 

Shito-Ryu

Cabramatta

vska.msk@gmail.com

0424295369

Ettingshausens

 

Michael Ettingshausen

Shotokan

Kirrawee

martialarts@ettingshausens.com.au

www.ettingshausens.com.au/martialarts

0407942214

The Karate Union of Australia Inc.

 

Michael Clay

Shotokan

Erskine Park, Coogee, Lugarno, Bulahdelah, Campsie, Peakhurst and Newcastle

michael.clay@kua.com.au

www.kua.com.au

 

0424207455

 

 

Mario Borg Goju Karate-Do

 

Mario Borg

Goju-Ryu

Bossley Park, Fairfield, Maroubra, Alexandria

marioborg59@hotmail.com

www.marioborgkarate.com

0414703666

Miyagi-Kan Goju-Ryu Karate Do

 

George Barounis

Goju-Ryu

Bankstown, Croydon, Northmead, Gladesville, Lismore, Campsie, Sylvania Heights

 

shihan@miyagikan.com.au

www.miyagikan.com.au

0414963444

Okinawa Karate Meibukan Goju-ryu P/L

 

Johanes Wong

Goju-Ryu

Toongabbie, Concord, Maroubra, Canley Vale

wongsdojo@optusnet.com.au

 

0418466567

Okinawa Shorin-ryu Shurikan Karate –do

 

Darrell Franklin

Shorin-Ryu

Taree

franklindojo@ozemail.com.au

www.shorin-ryu.net

 

02) 65512810

Pacek’s Shotokan Karate Academy

 

Ivan Pacek

Shotokan

Tahmoor

paceks_karate@optusnet.com.au

www.pacekskarate.com

0413776424

 

Seigokan Goju-ryu Karate do Assoc of Aust

Alan Oxley

Goju-Ryu

Sutherland

agoxley@ozonline.com.au

 

0414541336

Shinwa-Kai Karate Club Australia Inc.

 

Sawal Salleh

Shito-Ryu

Wagga Wagga

sbsalleh@bigpond.com

www.karatewagga.com

0458257745

Shotokan Karate Coalition

 

Jeff Krug

Shotokan

Bondi

jeff@jeffsankarate.com.au

www.jeffsankarate.com.au

0411549945

Shotokan Karate International Australia

 

Paul Fenech

Shotokan

Bondi, Braidwood, Epping, Fairfield, Hurstville, Kingsford, Lismore, Maroubra, Matraville, Miranda, North Ryde, Nowra, Randwick, West Pymble

 

paul.fenech@live.com

www.shotokankarate.com.au

0414536533

Taikudo Karate

 

Hide Hirayama

Taikudo

Eastwood, Westmead, Panania

karatejapan@optusnet.com.au

www.mykarate.com.au

0419792171

Uechi-ryu Karate do Australia Inc

 

Arthur Moulas

Uechi-Ryu

Tahmoor, Picton, Hill Top, Lightning Ridge, Broken Hill

 

karate@uechi-ryu.com.au

www.uechi-ryu.com.au

0417023616

Yoseikan-Ryu Karate

 

Hani Zahra

Shotokan

Liverpool, Lismore

nswkarate@bigpond.com

www.yoseikan-ryu.net

 

0419270993

Karate Budokan International

 

Daniel Spice

Budokan

Richmond

hmakarate@bigpond.com

www.hmakarate.com

0419627466

Goju Kai Karate Do Sydney Inc

 

David Harrison

Goju-Ryu

Marsfield, North Ryde, Waverton, Gosford

 

gojukaikarate@hotmail.com

ian.campbell1@optusnet.com.au

www.gojukai.com.au

0433514603

Arjuken Karate

 

John Toro

Arjuken

Moorebank, Liverpool

johnatnorthwest@gmail.com

0412600393

Kokoro Kai Goju Karate NSW

Robert Graham

Goju-Ryu

Condelo

gojucand@bigpond.com

0427945930

Kimura Shukokai Karate

Paul Pirie

Shukokai

Sydney CBD

Thirroul

Bulli

Newcastle

paul@samuraidojo.com.au

www.samuraidojo.com.au

0431959563

JKS Sydney

Zeynab Alshelh

Shotokan

Bankstown

secretary.jks.syd@gmail.com

0450126128

 

Okinawa Uechi-Ryu Karate-Do Hozonkai Australia

 

Karl Ayliffe

Uechi-Ryu

Camden

Karlayliffe1969@hotmail.com

www.camdenkarate.com.au

 

0418421030

Evolution Martial Arts

 

Raymond Morcomb

Shotokan

Thornleigh, Pennant Hills

ray@emakarate.com.au

www.evolutionkarate.com.au

0408220880

PDK Dojo

Ricky Rigor

Shotokan

Seven Hills, Kellyville, North Ryde

senseiricky@pdkdojo.com

http://www.pdkdojo.com/

0410404900

Shinbukan Goju-Ryu

 

William Saito

 

Goju

Lane Cove, Sutherland

soke@shinbukan.com.au

http://www.shinbukan.com.au

0408497437

Sochin Shotokan Karate-Do

Yossi Litvin

Shotokan

Sydney CBD

sensei@sochin.com.au

http://sochin.com.au

0412518818

SDE Martial Arts

 

Neville Thorley

Shotokan

Punchbowl

thorley.n@gmail.com

sdemartialarts.com.au

0411217882

Itosu-Kai Karate Do

 

Howard Leong

Eddie McDonald

 

Itosu-Ryu

Berkeley Vale, Toukley, Panania, Chatswood

howardrleong@gmail.com

bereadyselfdefence@gmail.com

www.itosukai.com.au

0425200778

 

Australian Shotokan Karate Jutsu

Jeff McCauley

Shotokan

Budgewoi

northernlakesmartialarts@bigpond.com

0409915807

Japan Karate-Do Seiko-Kai NSW

Ron Matthews

Shito-Ryu

Ettalong, Umina, Springfield

shobudojo@yahoo.com.au

0413456086 

Kyodo Shuho Karate-Do

Steven Parr

Shukokai

Fyshwick ACT

steveparr@kyodoshuho.com

0430983176

Shito-Ryu Karate-Do international

Ian Donald

Shito-Ryu

Hughes ACT

iannathandonald@gmail.com

btbmac@optusnet.com.au

0424141933

Pollet’s Martial Arts

Ian Pollet

Goju

Bathurst, Castle Hill, Dubbo, Penrith, Parramatta, Newcastle, Orange

angelique@pollets.com.au

0423456072

Kodokan Matsubayashi-ryu Cummings Karate Dojo

 

Reece Cummings

Matsubayashi-ryu (Shorin-ryu)

Mitchell ACT

reece@matsubayashi-ryu.com.au

www.KarateCanberra.com.au

0429 392 785

KRMAS – Kumiai-Ryu Martial Arts System

 

 

 

Kevin Blundell

Kumiai-Ryu Martial Arts System

Albion Park Rail, Bathurst, Cootamundra, Cowra, Dubbo, Forbes, Harden, Hills Sydney, Lithgow, Niagra Park, Orange, Parkes, Peak Hill, Port Macquarie, Taree, Terrigal, Wellington, West Lakes, Weston Creek, Young

admin@krmas.com.au

https://www.krmas.com.au/

0407248648

Bujutsu Martial Arts Centre

 

 

 

Mark Szalajko

Japanese Karate Association

Smeaton Grange, Forster, Hoxton Park, Narrandera

mark@bujutsumartialarts.com

http://bujutsumartialarts.com.au/

0457 000 041

Unique Budokan Karate Academy

 

 

Dilawar Shaikh

Budokan

Granville

uniquekarate@gmail.com

0405357786

Shorikan Karate-do

Clint Chaffey

Shorikan

Tamworth

shorikankarate@hotmail.com

0408 650 906

 

 

Kenseikan Karate

Mark Passmore                                                                   

Shotokan

Coffs Harbour

kenseikan@bigpond.com

0468 929 409

Kintora Shotokan Karate DO

 

Michael Jones

Shotokan

ACT

mdjoneskamae@outlook.com

0490088646

Karate Academy of Japan Gojuryu Seiwakai Australia

Glenn Stephenson

Gojuryu

Glebe

Ashfield

Croydon

Kingsgrove

Bexley

Illawong

Fairfield

Rosemeadow

St Helens Park

Camden

Elderslie

g.stephenson@karateacademy.com.au

www.karateacademy.com.au

0412668965

Goju Ryu Seigokan Academy Australia

Cesar De Silva Pereira

Gojuryu

Girraween

seigokanacademyaustralia@gmail.com

0414496714

Goshukan Karate Academy

Stacey Karetsian

Gojuryu

Bella Vista

Quakers Hill

skaretsian@me.com

0452260671

One Martial Arts

Chris Luafalealo

Shotokan

Terrigal

chris.luafalealo@gmail.com

0414210349

Yaruki Martial Arts

Mark Mikha

Shotokan

Bella Vista

marksensei@yahoo.com

0403555985

NSW Karate Membership

Why be a member?

• Government accreditation.
• Special coaching course.
• Part of the Australian karate Federation.
• Opportunity to take part in NSW and national AKF endorsed tournaments.
• Opportunity to represent Australia in Karate at international tournament and also to participate in the Olympics in the near future.
• Participate in refereeing courses and gain referees Licenses for State, National, and International levels.

Requirements of membership

• Properly qualified and accredited Instructors.
• Acceptable teaching curriculum.
• Balance between Kihon (basics), Kata (forms), and kumite (sparring).
• Appropriate curriculum for men, women, and children.
• Manifest discipline in classes.
• Respect to Instructor and proper attitude of instructors and students.
• Proper regard to safety factors during training.
• Adequate safety and amenities in the dojo venue.
• Acceptable criteria for learning, grading and development.
• Ethics and conduct in the Dojo.

Click the below icon for Karate NSW Application for New Membership

AKF Accredited Officials

Below is a list of names and officials for each state and national body. Please feel free to browse the list and contact the relevant state for any queries. 

Abbreviations

Abbreviations
SJState JudgeSRState Referee
NJNational JudgeNRNational Referee
OJOceania JudgeOROceania Referee
WJWKF JudgeWRWKF Referee

National

National Referee Council
Mr. Con Kassis (Chairman)
Mr. Dominic Sculli
Ms. Dion Panossian
Mr. Jon Rawlings
Mr. Glenn Goodwin

NSW

Recognised State Association:
New South Wales Karate Federation Inc.

NameKumite StatusKata Status
Colin LeongOR’A’OJ’A
Glenn GoodwinWJ’A’WJ’A’
Koh Beng SoonOR’AOJ’A
Arthur MoulasOR’ASJ
Yossi LitvinOJ’ANJ
James ChongNRNJ
Eddie McDonaldOJ’AOJ’A
George BarounisNRNJ
Ron RichmondNRNJ
Ken HarperNRSJ
George WilsonNJSJ
Mohammed RajabNJSJ
Glenn SteohensonSRSJ
Con PapadimitriouSRSJ
Fotios BarounisSRSJ
Peter ParasynSRSJ
Con PapanikolaouSRSJ
Hani ZahraSRSJ
Theo TsanidisSRSJ
Allison PeacheySRSJ
Denise FungSR
Imad AlmaabrehSRSJ
Alan OxleySJSJ
Stephen HolmesSJSJ
Georgette DyettSJSJ
Neville ThorleySJSJ
Abdul ZahraSJSJ
Nabil LakissSJ
Geoff SpiceSJ
Zen RajabSJSJ
Saiid ZahraSJ
Christina MahSJ
Charles RossSJ
Brian HayesSJSJ
Hide HirayamaSJ

QLD

Recognised State Association:
Queensland Karate Association Inc.

NameKumite StatusKata Status
Jon RawlingsWJ’B’OJ’B
Majella HalesOJ’A’SJ’A’
Andy SchwandnerOJOJ
Ann HillNR’A’SJ’A’
Terry MacGinleyNR’B’SJ’A’
Trevor RobertsNJ’A’SJ’A’
David BoothSJ’A’SJ’A’
Rocky SimmonsSR’A’SJ’A’
Peter HarthSR’A’SJ’A’
Derek SharkeySJ’A’SJ’A’
Petros KhalesiradSJ’A’SJ’A’
Robyn McRae-ZurvisSJ’A’SJ’A’
Colin PunyerSJ’A’SJ’A’
Relma KeleherSJ’B’SJ’B’
Vesa PekkarinenSJ’B’SJ’B’
Wayne WoodSJ’B’SJ’B’
Angela BurrowsSJ’B’SJ’B’
Ron AndrewsSJ’A’
Leon GoldenbergSJ’A’
Cono CanuSJ’A’
Cassandra BurrowsSJ’A’
Megan BarrettSJ’A’
Trevor BoddySJ’A’
Kathleen CasfordSJ’A’
Matthew GallagherSJ’A’ Jnr
Dane Douglas (Jnr Accred.)SJ’A’ Jnr
Heather StevensSJ’B’
Debra SharkeySJ’B’
Peter WhittingtonSJ’B’
Steve WellingtonSJ’B’
Mark GiffinSJ’B’
Wayne DouglasSJ’B’
Shane WhiteSJ’B’

VIC

Recognised State Association:
Australian Karate Federation (Victoria) Inc.

NameKumite StatusKata Status
Con KassisWR’A’WJ’A’
Michael KassisWR’A’OJ’A’
Nghia TranWJ’A’OJ’A’
Sal EbanezOR’A’OJ’A’
Joe EvangelouOR’A’SJ’A’
John GittusOR’A’OJ’A’
Dominic SculliWJ’A’WJ’A’
Savvas HaitidisOR’A’OJ’A’
John HaitidisNR’A’NJ’A’
Allan MonksNR’A’
Graham PriestNR’A’NJ’A’
Tom CurtisOJ’A’OJ’A’
Max FabrisNR’A’NJ’A’
Kevin GiddinsNR’A’SJ’A’
Michael ViolaNR’A’NJ’A’
Edji ZenelNR’A’OJ’B’
Radovan KujovicNJ’A’NJ’A’
Terry CarberryNJ’A’SJ’A’
George DoderaNJ’A’SJ’A’
Rosanna FameliNJ’A’OJ’B’
Gary DonaldsonNJ’B’
John StrideNJ’A’SJ’A’
Alan MurdochSR’A’SJ’A’
Leon RomarySR’A’SJ’A’
Memduh SanliSR’A’SJ’A’
Lisa SculliSR’A’SJ’A’
Nadia AngeloSR’A’SJ’A’
Trish CarberrySR’A’
Brian CrossSR’A’SJ’A’
Chris DimondSR’A’SJ’A’
Luigi SpizziriSR’A’SJ’A’
Jim TamvakalagosSR’A’SJ’A’
Clive WaymountSR’A’SJ’A’
Malcolm ChamSR’B’SJ’A’
Marcia FabrisSR’B’SJ’A’
Peter JacksonSJ’A’SJ’A’
Danielle MichellSJ’A’
Alan NgSJ’A’
Brendan O’MearaSJ’A’
Frederic PerronSJ’A’
Andreas PetropoulosSJ’A’
Alain RomarySJ’A’
John SepsakosSJ’A’
Kyleigh SmithSJ’A’SJ’A’
Simon BolchSJ’A’
Con BourantasSJ’A’
Josephine ForbesSJ’A’SJ’A’
John FrazzettoSJ’A’SJ’A’
Tonia TrudaSJ’A’
Amy ValentSJ’A’
Christella Vu-AbouzeidSJ’A’SJ’A’
Kylie DelaneySJ’A’SJ’A’
Wayne NobleSJ’B’

SA

Recognised State Association:
Australian Karate Federation (SA) Inc.

NameKumite StatusKata Status
David RigbyNRNJ
Michael SmithNJSJ
Bill DemertzisSRSJ
Mark VerdurmenSRSJ
Sue FrayneSRSJ
Phil BatesSRSJ
Alba KraatzSRSJ
John Von StankeSJ’A’
Wade Von StankeSJ’A’
Amy RosenthalSJ’A’
Geoff RohdeSJ’B’
John HartSJ
Gerry MooneySJ

WA

Recognised State Association:
Australian Karate Federation (WA) Inc.

NameKumite StatusKata Status
Tony SmithWR’A’NJ
Dion PanossianWR’A’NJ
Janette LynchWR’B’NJ
Eric HoOR’A’OJ’A’
Denis PurvisOROJ
Kerry CrossNRSJ
Justin DowellNRSJ
Robert AllenNJSJ
Steve CasserlyNJSJ
Brian MackieNJ
Chris PapamarkosNJSJ
Helen BainbridgeSJ
David CalneggiaSJ
Craig CramptonSJ
Daryl GangellSJ
Debbie GormanSJ
Rowan HarperSJ
Peter HaxbySJ
Brett HuntleySJ
Janet KenyonSJ
Wolf KonradSJ
John MorrisSJ
Allan PoezynSJSJ
Jesper RasmussenSJSJ
Kellie ShimmingsSJ
Tim StephensonSJSJ
Colin Stuart-CampbellSJ
Brian SullivanSJSJ
Shirley WrightSJ
Ken BainbridgeSR
Alan BurdettSR
Clive FunstonSRSJ
Chris HoathSRSJ
Maurice MatteucciSRSJ
Lex McKinleySRSJ
Howard MuttonSRSJ
Peter SzalaySRSJ

TAS

Recognised State Association:
Australian Karate Federation (Tas) Inc.

NameKumite StatusKata Status
Les ElliottNJSJ
Frank HusseyNJSJ
Stephen XepapasNJSJ
Peter StanfieldSR
Diana HeeseSJ
Linda HoffmanSJ
Scott HuntSJ
Christine BroadbySJ
Leo PangrazziSJ
Kerry BarwickSJ
Rod ChaffeySJ