The Kengokan Dojo practices Shorinjiryu Koshinkai Karate and Shishiryu Bojutsu and is the official Canberra 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, Okinawan Karate, Japanese Aikijujutsu, Ryukyu Kobudo, and weaponry arts.

Classes at the Kengokan Dojo cover:

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

Training Times and Location

The Kengokan Dojo offers closed group training for adult aged practitioners. People interested in training at the dojo are encouraged to contact the instructor.


Shihan Des Paroz

Contact Information

Email: kengokan@me.com