Welcome to the Traditional Shotokan Karate-do Federation (TSKFA) website. The TSKFA is a Shotokan based and not for profit karate organization that is following the original teachings of the founder Gichin Funakoshi and the late Master Nakayama.
The TSKFA truly believes that the #1 principle 'Never forget that karate begins and ends with respect" should be followed at all times. We also promote strong moral principles, traditional ettiquette and the encouragement of goodwill and harmony among all kareteka.
TSKFA members can log in into this site to access more information and documents using the login form on the right. If you have not already registered, please sign up.
Team Australia World Cup 2016
Upcoming EventsNorthern Rivers Competition, Italo Club, Lismore 2016
Saturday 5th - Saturday
Contact: Ian Harris sensei for more info.
Combined Brisbane Clubs Competition
Saturday 26th November 2016
Sherwood State School, Sherwood
Contact: Steve Andrews sensei for more info
Combined Training Seminar Sherwood - First for 2017, All invited
Saturday 14th January 2017
National Championships 2017, Runaway Bay Indoor Sports Stadium, Runaway Bay, Gold Coast
Info packs to be distributed September 2016
ISKF World Cup - Cape Town Africa
Friday 19th - Sunday 21st August 2016
***TSKF Central Gold Coast dojo training time at Benowa Primary School has been changed***
Advanced 6:00-7:30pm (Benowa High)
Saturday All Level 3:00-5:00pm
Please note that Benowa High is only Wednesday
Takahashi Shihan - 9th DanTSKF Australia has great pleasure in announcing that our Chief Instructor, Takahashi Shihan, OAM, has been promoted to the rank of 9th Dan by Okazaki Shihan, Chief Instructor, International Shotokan Karate-do Federation (ISKF). On behalf of all members of TSKF Australia, we recognize this great achievement and congratulate Shihan on a truly well-deserved honour, in recognition of the many years of continuous dedication to teaching and practicing our style of traditional karate.
Other Shotokan groups
TSKFA invites other like-minded Shotokan groups to join with our members to participate in any of our events and also participate in training seminars conducted by Takahashi Shihan.
Interested groups should contact the Office of TSKFA, or the TSKFA Dojo Head in your region to obtain dates, venues and training times when Shihan will be visiting.