Improves Strength, Flexibility, and Speed.

A well rounded form of exercise that stimulates the body and mind.

Benefits of Martial Arts

Expert Instruction

All classes are taught by Shaun Walters, a 5th degree black belt with 32 years of training and 22 years of teaching experience. A current working with children blue card holder.

Japan Karate Association Brisbane​ Shotokan at Indooroopilly

CONGRATULATIONS TO THE NEW DAN RANKS APRIL 2018: 9 Shodans, 2 Nidans, 1 Sandan.

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Performed by Shaun Walters, (4th Dan), Angel Bandillo, (3rd Dan), and Dimitri Lorenzon (3rd Dan)
Advanced Kumite drill performed by Shaun Walters, (4th Dan) and Angel Bandillo, (3rd Dan)
Japan Karate Association Shotokan Karate Brisbane at Indooroopilly
37 Ward Street, Indooroopilly, Queensland, Australia
Phone: 0417039932

"The ultimate aim of the art of karate lies not in victory or defeat, but in the perfection of the character of the participant."
-Gichin Funakoshi, founder of shotokan karate.


​Based at Indooroopilly, Brisbane, we are conveniently located close to the CBD and Indooroopilly train station. 

Why JKA Karate?

The JKA (Keeper of Karate's Highest Tradition) is the most scientific and traditional karate there is.

Effective Self Defense.

Along with punching, kicking and blocking, self defense techniques such as grappling, wrist locks and arm bars are part of the curriculum.

For all ages

Whether you're 6 or 60, karate training will inspire and invigorate. Train with us, and enjoy all the benefits martial arts provides.

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Class Schedule:  

Tuesday and Thursday 5:30 - 6:30 pm Intermediate level.

Tuesday and Thursday 6:30 - 7:30 pm Advanced level (4 Kyu and above).

Thursday 4:30 - 5:30 pm and Saturday 8:00 - 9:00 am Beginner level.

Saturday 9:00 - 10:30 am Mixed levels.

10 year old Brown Belts sparring

Learn all the skills to safely spar with an opponent at the highest level.  With training and knowledge performing like this is within reach.  More video examples can be found here.

Advanced Sparring Drills