Welcome to JKA Australia
Japan Karate Association SKC is a member of the Japan Karate Association (JKA). The JKA is by far the largest Karate organisation in the world. JKA HQ employs professional staff and along with its dedicated instructors and senior members, it upholds the traditions as passed down from Funakoshi Sensei the founding father of Shotokan Karate and Nakayama Sensei, who was the piller in building the foundations of modern day JKA.
JKA/SKC Australia is the largest JKA Association in Australia and aims to uphold the true traditions of JKA Karate, supporting members throughout Australia.
We also pride ourselves on being a member of the Australian Karate Federation (AKF) / World Karate Federation (WKF). This membership allows us to provide sports karate competition to our members in a highly professional sports karate environment, leading to national and international competition, in conjunction with our traditional art.
Our association promotes a positive, professional and friendly environment, allowing students to develop themselves by being part of the most prestigious karate organization in the world.