Natural - relaxed - powerful - fun!


Self-defence for everyone

Natural - relaxed - powerful - fun!


Self-defence for everyone

Classes are running on Ipswich Show Holiday

By Myriam Raymond | May 14, 2023

We continue to run classes at the dojo on most public holidays now. The Ipswich Show Holiday is on Friday 19th May, and classes are running as usual, see you there!

Term 2

By Myriam Raymond | April 19, 2023

Term 2 for the kids class begins this Friday, 21st April. See you there 😁!

No classes over Easter

By Myriam Raymond | April 2, 2023

The dojo will be closed on Good Friday, Easter Saturday and Easter Monday.

About Kokikai Aikido

Kokikai is a relaxed, natural form of Aikido - developed by Sensei Shuji Maruyama in the 1980s. It is a living martial art, and continually refined by Sensei. Find out about it here.


About training with us

A one-stop shop to learn everything you need to know about training with us. What to expect and how to get it, with our frequently asked questions.


Beginner packages

Our beginner packages for adults will give you everything you need to get started training in Aikido. If you're just wanting to check it out, no problem, your first lesson is free!

Children's classes

Training in Aikido can help children discover the real value of being with other people, while giving them the skills to assert their own values and personalities without aggression.

Adults' timetable

Mondays & Fridays


Children's timetable


6:00pm (8yrs+)


Children's classes are only held during school terms (Queensland State School system)

No classes are held on ANZAC day, Christmas, or Good Friday

YMCA Springfield Lakes Community Centre
53 Springfield Lakes Boulevard, Springfield Lakes.


Phone: (Myriam) 0414 302 724

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