NSW Clubs

ClubHead Of StyleStyleLocationsEmail address/WebsiteContact Number

Australian Chitokai Karate Association Inc.

Brian HayesChito-RyuWarners Bay, Belmont North, Morisset, Cessnock

brianhayes@hunterlink.net.au

www.huntermartialarts.com.au

0416199190

Black Belt Martial Arts

Liz MahlerShotokanWyoming, Mingara, Kincumber, Erina, Lakehaven, Hornsby, Jindabyne

lizmahler@blackbeltmartialarts.com.au

www.blackbeltmartialarts.com.au

0438223491
Australian Sports KarateSteve JezShotokanBonnyriggteamjez@msn.com0424 166 848
Goju Ryu Karate Do SeishikanGeorge WilsonGoju-RyuSmithfieldSeishikankaratedo@bigpond.com0419413240

Goju Ryu Karate Do Mission International

Kenshu Hideo Watanabe

Goju-RyuSurry Hills, Rozelle, Lane Cove

watanabehanshi@gmail.com

www.gkarate.com.au

(02) 94277051
Precision Martial ArtsWarren HickeyShotokanBathurstprecisionmabathurst@gmail.com0417 694 904

Goshin-Ryu Karate

Richard BradfordShotokan

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 KohShito-Ryu

Austral, Campsie, Wangi Wangi, Stockton

bengsoonkoh@bigpond.com

www.hayashihashitoryu.com.au

0412243900

Ishinryu Karate Australia

Tony HailsIshinryu

Menai, Jannali,

info@ishinryukarate.com.au

www.ishinryukarate.com.au

0403808265

Shito Ryu Karatedo

 

Mrs Dao Thu Thuy

Shito-RyuCabramattavska.msk@gmail.com0424295369

Ettingshausens

Michael EttingshausenShotokanKirrawee

martialarts@ettingshausens.com.au

www.ettingshausens.com.au/martialarts

0407942214

The Karate Union of Australia Inc.

Michael ClayShotokanErskine Park, Coogee, Lugarno, Bulahdelah, Campsie, Peakhurst and Newcastle

michael.clay@kua.com.au

www.kua.com.au

0424207455

Mario Borg Goju Karate-Do

Mario BorgGoju-RyuBossley Park, Fairfield, Maroubra, Alexandria

marioborg59@hotmail.com

www.marioborgkarate.com

0414703666

Miyagi-Kan Goju-Ryu Karate Do

George BarounisGoju-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 WongGoju-RyuToongabbie, Concord, Maroubra, Canley Vale

wongsdojo@optusnet.com.au

0418466567

Okinawa Shorin-ryu Shurikan Karate –do

Darrell FranklinShorin-RyuTaree

franklindojo@ozemail.com.au

www.shorin-ryu.net

02) 65512810

Pacek’s Shotokan Karate Academy

Ivan PacekShotokanTahmoor

paceks_karate@optusnet.com.au

www.pacekskarate.com

0413776424

Seigokan Goju-ryu Karate do Assoc of AustAlan OxleyGoju-RyuSutherland

agoxley@ozonline.com.au

0414541336

Shinwa-Kai Karate Club Australia Inc.

 

Sawal SallehShito-RyuWagga Wagga

sbsalleh@bigpond.com

www.karatewagga.com

0458257745

Shotokan Karate Coalition

Jeff KrugShotokanBondi

jeff@jeffsankarate.com.au

www.jeffsankarate.com.au

0411549945

Shotokan Karate International Australia

Paul FenechShotokan

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 HirayamaTaikudoEastwood, Westmead, Panania

karatejapan@optusnet.com.au

www.mykarate.com.au

0419792171

Uechi-ryu Karate do Australia Inc

Arthur MoulasUechi-Ryu

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

karate@uechi-ryu.com.au

www.uechi-ryu.com.au

0417023616

Yoseikan-Ryu Karate

Hani ZahraShotokanLiverpool, Lismore

nswkarate@bigpond.com

www.yoseikan-ryu.net

0419270993

Karate Budokan International

Daniel SpiceBudokanRichmond

hmakarate@bigpond.com

www.hmakarate.com

0419627466

Goju Kai Karate Do Sydney Inc

David HarrisonGoju-Ryu

Marsfield, North Ryde, Waverton, Gosford

gojukaikarate@hotmail.com

ian.campbell1@optusnet.com.au

www.gojukai.com.au

0433514603

Arjuken Karate

John ToroArjukenMoorebank, Liverpooljohnatnorthwest@gmail.com0412600393
Kokoro Kai Goju Karate NSWRobert GrahamGoju-RyuCondelogojucand@bigpond.com0427945930
JKS SydneyZeynab AlshelhShotokanBankstownsecretary.jks.syd@gmail.com

0450126128

Okinawa Uechi-Ryu Karate-Do Hozonkai Australia

Karl AyliffeUechi-RyuCamden

Karlayliffe1969@hotmail.com

www.camdenkarate.com.au

0418421030

Evolution Martial Arts

Raymond MorcombShotokanThornleigh, Pennant Hills

ray@emakarate.com.au

www.evolutionkarate.com.au

0408220880
PDK DojoRicky RigorShotokanSeven Hills, Kellyville, North Ryde

senseiricky@pdkdojo.com

http://www.pdkdojo.com/

0410404900
Shinbukan Goju-Ryu karate-Do

William Saito

GojuLane Cove, Sutherland

soke@shinbukan.com.au

http://www.shinbukan.com.au

0408497437
Sochin Shotokan Karate-DoYossi LitvinShotokanSydney CBD

sensei@sochin.com.au

http://sochin.com.au

0412518818

SDE Martial Arts

Neville ThorleyShotokanPunchbowl

thorley.n@gmail.com

sdemartialarts.com.au

0411217882

Itosu-Kai Karate Do

Howard Leong

Eddie McDonald

Itosu-RyuBerkeley Vale, Toukley, Panania, Chatswood

howardrleong@gmail.com

bereadyselfdefence@gmail.com

www.itosukai.com.au

0425200778

Australian Shotokan Karate JutsuJeff McCauleyShotokanBudgewoinorthernlakesmartialarts@bigpond.com0409915807
Japan Karate-Do Seiko-Kai NSWRon MatthewsShito-RyuEttalong, Umina, Springfieldshobudojo@yahoo.com.au0413456086
Kyodo Shuho Karate-DoSteven ParrShukokaiFyshwick ACTsteveparr@kyodoshuho.com0430983176
Shito-Ryu Karate-Do internationalIan DonaldShito-RyuHughes ACT

iannathandonald@gmail.com

btbmac@optusnet.com.au

0424141933

Kodokan Matsubayashi-ryu Cummings Karate Dojo

Reece CummingsMatsubayashi-ryu (Shorin-ryu)Mitchell ACT

reece@matsubayashi-ryu.com.au

www.KarateCanberra.com.au

0429 392 785

KRMAS – Kumiai-Ryu Martial Arts System

Kevin BlundellKumiai-Ryu Martial Arts SystemAlbion 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 SzalajkoJapanese Karate AssociationSmeaton Grange, Forster, Hoxton Park, Narrandera

mark@bujutsumartialarts.com

Home

0457 000 041

Unique Budokan Karate Academy

Dilawar ShaikhBudokanGranvilleuniquekarate@gmail.com0405357786
Shorikan Karate-doClint ChaffeyShorikanTamworthshorikankarate@hotmail.com

0408 650 906

Kenseikan KarateMark PassmoreShotokanCoffs Harbourkenseikan@bigpond.com0468 929 409

Kintora Shotokan Karate DO

Michael JonesShotokanACTmdjoneskamae@outlook.com0490088646
Karate Academy of Japan Gojuryu Seiwakai AustraliaGlenn StephensonGojuryu

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 AustraliaCesar De Silva PereiraGojuryuGirraweenseigokanacademyaustralia@gmail.com0414496714
Goshukan Karate AcademyStacey KaretsianGojuryu

Bella Vista

Quakers Hill

skaretsian@me.com0452260671
One Martial ArtsChris LuafalealoShotokanTerrigalchris.luafalealo@gmail.com0414210349
Yaruki Martial ArtsMark MikhaShotokanBella Vistamarksensei@yahoo.com0403555985
Budo Ryu Karate AcademyCheryl Lynch-GardnerGojuryu

St Marys

Oakhurst

Werrington

Lithgow

info@budo.com.au0417077123
BJA Shito Ryu KarateBAIJUSH JOSEPH AYILLIKUNNELShito-RyuTareebaijushjoseph@gmail.com0469251995

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