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Joining our Club

Becoming a club member is so simple. Turn up to one of our classes and start training. There are no fees and no contracts. The only commitment from you is your time and a willingness to practice karate.

Remember to wear comfortable clothing and bring a drink bottle to your first lesson.

If karate is for you, sign up for an account. This will allow you to track your karate journey and receive alerts about club news and events.

Your Account

Class Location and Times

Zoom Classes

November Classes

Day Class Type Attendees
Wed 1st Grading 25
Fri 3rd Manaaki Ability Trust Grading 11
Sun 5th Zoom Class 0
Wed 8th Normal + Kobudo: Sai 19
Fri 10th Manaaki Ability Trust 13
Wed 15th Normal 21
Fri 17th Manaaki Ability Trust 11
Wed 22nd Normal + Kobudo: Bo 21
Fri 24th Manaaki Ability Trust 10
Wed 29th Normal 22

December Classes

Day Class Type Attendees
Fri 1st Manaaki Ability Trust 11
Sun 3rd Zoom Class 0
Wed 6th Grading 21
Fri 8th Manaaki Ability Trust Grading (Next Class)
Wed 13th Special Christmas Class
Fri 15th Special Manaaki Christmas Class

January Classes

Day Class Type Attendees
Wed 24th First Class of 2024
Fri 26th Manaaki Ability Trust
Wed 31st Normal

February Classes

Day Class Type Attendees
Fri 2nd Manaaki Ability Trust
Sun 4th Zoom Class
Wed 7th Normal
Fri 9th Manaaki Ability Trust
Wed 14th Normal + Kobudo: Sai
Fri 16th Manaaki Ability Trust
Wed 21st Normal
Fri 23rd Manaaki Ability Trust
Wed 28th Normal + Kobudo: Bo

Ability Newsletter

Here is the current issue of the club's newsletter. All the back issues are on the Donate page.

Sign up for our newsletter to ensure you receive all future issues.

Spring 2023

Our YouTube Channel

Here is a link to the club's YouTube channel where you will find all kinds of karate videos.

Visit YouTube

A Picture From 2022

You can see more awesome pictures in our Dojo Gallery. If you are a club member you can add your own memories.

A yummy chocolate cake with the words, We are 4 written on the top in white icing.

A cake to celebrate our 4th birthday

Latest News and Events

Here are the news and events from the last 7 days and the next 14 days. You can read all our stories on the News and Events page going back to 2016.


Spring 2023 Newsletter


Here is the Spring issue of Ability the New Zealand Disability Karate Association Newsletter.

Find out about the trip to Okinawa, our special Christmas and Beach classes. This is the first newsletter to use Artificial Intelligence (AI) to create the audio file for low vision students.

Read Newsletter