Kendo and Iaido are also competitive sports.
Training at Ken Shin Kai is well balanced to support each individual motivation.

Training Times



7:30pm – 9:00 pm



8:00 pm – 9:30 pm



7:30 pm – 9:00 pm



8:30 am – 10:00 am

Thursday training will incorporate kata and jigeiko. Kata will alternate between Nippon Kendo Kata and Fundamental Kendo techniques with a Bokken (Bokuto-ni-yoro Kendo Kihon-waza Keiko-ho). Kata is available for all students including beginners.

No Training Days

Below is a list of dates when the school hall is not available.

WednesdayMay 11
ThursdayMay 12
ThursdayJune 2
WednesdayOctober 19
ThursdayOctober 20
WednesdayNovember 16

Training Fee

Membership fees are charged monthly at $60 per person per month. This fee covers all training for the month regardless of how many sessions are attended. The fee is due and payable at the beginning of each month and applies regardless of actual attendence. That is, the fee is payable even if you do not attend for that month. This is a membership rather than a training fee.

To direct deposit your fees, please include your name and the month of the fee being paid:


Account NameKen Shin Kai Incorporated
BSB034 055
Account Number222773

Please pay as close to the beginning of each month where possible.

Membership fees also apply for the Queensland Kendo Renmei Incorporated and the Australian Kendo Renmei Incorporated. These fees are detailed in the membership application form which can be obtained by clicking the button below: 

Useful Links

Queensland Kendo Renmei (QKR)
Australian Kendo Renmei – offical site for kendo, iaido and jodo in Australia.
Tozando – great place for all kendo and iaido needs at excellent prices.
Shogun Kendogu – excellent quality from Blake Bennett Sensei using New Zealand leather.

The following Equipment Manual is provided in a series of PDF documents:
Section 1 | Section 2 | Section 3 | Section 4 | Section 5