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The Kengokan Dojo teaches Shorinjiryu Koshinkai Karatedo and Shishiryu Bukijutsu, and is the official Sydney dojo of Shorinjiryu Koshinkai Karatedo Australia ( and the International Shorinjiryu Shinzen Kyokai (

Shorinjiryu Karate is a classical style of Okinawan/Japanese Karate, founded by Shinan Kori Hisataka (1907-1988). It is based on a rich blend of Okinawa-Te, and Ryukyu Bukijutsu (weapons). Classes at the Kengokan Dojo cover:

  • Classical Shorinjiryu Karate
  • Weapons (bo, sai, jo and more)
  • Self Defence

At this time, the Kengokan Dojo only offers classes for adult aged practitioners.


Training Times

  • Thursday 6.30pm - 8.00pm

Please note: formal classes will conclude for 2013 on 5 December and will resume on 16 January 2014.

Training Location

CA Fairland Hall
14 Church Street
Hunters Hill NSW 2110


Contact Information

Phone: (02) 8091 4866

Training Fees

  • $50.00 per month
  • Annual membership fee to Australian Shorinjiryu Karatedo Association of $60.00 (pro-rata in first year of membership)

General Information

It is suggested that new students wear loose clothing, such as tracksuit pants or shorts, and a t-shirt to class. Jewellery and watches should not be worn during training.