Melbourne Budokai

Home to kendo, iaido and naginata for over 30 years

Who we are

The Melbourne Budokai (formerly the Melbourne Kendo Club) is a Japanese martial arts club that has existed for over thirty years (see ‘Our History‘). We are the largest Japanese budo club in Australia training in the arts of Kendo, Iaido, and Naginata.


Learn more about the budo we practice at the dojo

Intro Courses

Information on our introduction courses

Photo courtesy of Gary Oliver 

Our History

Who we are and where we came from

Covid-19 Update

For the most up-to-date information on our Covid-19 roadmap and status click here.