State/Territory Event Calendar 2023 – December

2-3 DecemberQKR State Seminar and Grading.allseminar, gradingQLDInfo: secretary@qkr.asn.au

State/Territory Event Calendar 2024

The following events are open to interstate participants who are AKR members:

DateEvent nameLocationArtTypeOrganised by
20-21 JanQueensland Junior ChampionshipsQLD – CleavelandKendoCompetitionQKR
11 FebNational Council MeetingonlineallMeetingAKR
16 FebVictoria-Gwangju Kendo Exchange and SeminarMelbourneKendoSeminarVKR (co-organisers: MUKEN, Gwangju)
29 Mar – 2 Apr2024 (46th) Australian Kendo Championships, Seminar and GradingSydney – DarlingtonKendoCompetition, seminar, and gradingAKR (co-organiser: NSWKA)
12-14 Apr2024 Australian Jodo Championship and SeminarNSWJodoCompetition, seminar, and gradingAKR (co-organiser: NSWKA)
28 Apr (TBC)National Council Meeting (online)onlineallMeetingAKR
4 MayNSW State Kendo Grading (up to 4th Dan)SydneyKendoGradingNSWKA
4-7 JulWorld Kendo ChampionshipsItalyKendoCompetitionFIK
6-7 JulQueensland Kendo Winter SeminarQLDKendoSeminar and gradingQKR
13 JulNSW Kendo Seminar (mock grading/bokuto waza/kata)SydneyKendoSeminarNSWKA
20-21 JulNational Jodo Seminar Future Development Sem2ACTJodoSeminarACTKR
14 Jul (TBC)National Council Meeting (online)onlineallMeetingAKR
12-13 AugVictorian Kendo ChampionshipsMelbourneKendoCompetitionVKR
17-18 AugNational Iaido and Jodo Coaching Development ProgrammeNSWIaido & JodoSeminarAKR (co-organiser: NSWKA)
7-8 Sep2024 Australian Iaido Championship and SeminarMelbourneIaidoCompetition, seminar, and gradingAKR AKR (co-organiser: VKR)
7 SepNSW Kendo Shinpan Seminar/Junior Kendo ChampionshipSydneyKendoSeminar and competitonNSWKA
late SeptemberUnisports National Kendo CompetitionACTKendoCompetitionUnisports AKR (co-organiser: AKR, ACTKR)
5-6 OctNSW State Kendo ChampionshipSydneyKendoCompetitonNSWKA
19-20 Oct (TBC)National Council AGMTBCallMeetingAKR
2 NovNSW State Kendo Grading (up to 4th Dan)SydneyKendoGradingNSWKA
4 NovTKR Regional Iaido SeminarTASIaidoSeminarTSR
18-19 NovSenior Jodo Development Programme (4th Dan and above)ACTJodoSeminarAKR (co-organiser: ACTKR)
7-8 DecQueensland Kendo Summer SeminarQLDKendoSeminar and gradingQKR

Questions? Please email akrsecretary@kendoaustralia.asn.au