SChedule of Fees
Study of any Budo Art at the Kuroyama Budokai requires payment of TWO components - Annual Membership Fees and Training Fees.
Annual Membership Fees
Fees comprise of registration with State and National governing bodies for each art and include insurance coverage.
Annual fees for 2021/22 financial year (1 July 2020 to 30 June 2021) are:
Membership to both Australian Kendo Renmei (AKR) and ACT Kendo Renmei (ACTKR) is required.
+ $55 AKR annual membership fee ($35 if under 18)
+ $30 ACTKR annual membership fee
+ $20 ACTKR joining fee (once only)
Note: If the above fees have been paid through other clubs or State Renmei they are not required to be paid again (proof of payment may be required).
Membership to the Australian Kyudo Association (AKA) is required. This should be discussed at the Dojo with the Instructor.
Membership to the Australian Naginata Federation (ANF) is required. This should be discussed at the Dojo with the instructor.
Fees are due by 30 June for the next financial year or at the time of first joining (subject to any free trial periods).
Members whose Annual Fees are not received by due dates may be ineligible to participate in regular training or seminars until such fees are paid, and may have a waiting period before they can undertake a grading or competition.
Fees contribute to cost of venue hire and other associated expenses to run the dojo.
Training fees for 2021/22 financial year (1 July 2020 to 30 June 2021) are:
Iaido - $75 per Term for each 1 hour session
Jodo - $75 per Term for each 1 hour session
Kyudo - $115 per Term for each 1.5 hour session
Naginata - $115 per Term for each 1.5 hour session
Casual attendance is an option - attendance is recorded and invoiced at the end of the Term at a rate of $15 per 1 hour Session.
Kuroyama Budokai uses a four terms per year (approx. 12 weeks per term) training schedule aligned to the starting dates of the ACT School Term.
Term dates for 2020/21 are:
Term A Mon 20 Jul 2020 to Sun 11 Oct 2020
Term B Mon 12 Oct 2020 to Sun 1 Feb 2021*
Term C Mon 2 Feb 2021 to Sun 26 Apr 2021
Term D Mon 27 Apr 2021 to Sun 11 Jul 2021
*Christmas break from Mon 21 Dec to Sun 1 Feb.