Kia ora and welcome! We are a small, traditional Karate club with
experienced karate-ka.

Queenstown Karate Club was founded by Craig McLachlan in 1989. We have hosted many internationally renowned instructors over the last 30 years including Higaonna Sensei, Terauchi Sensei, Bakkies Sensei, Molyneux Sensei, Kuramoto Sensei, Fujimaki Sensei, Sensei Joe Roses, Sensei Chris Larkin and Sensei David Lambert.

Club Training Times

Adults (Ages 13+)
– 7:00pm (QPACT Studio B)

– 7:00pm (QPACT Studio C)

Children (Ages 6+)
Mondays & Thursdays
– 6:00pm – 7pm (QPACT Studio C).

Our childrens classes operate during the school term


Chris Rae – 021 022 18625 – [email protected]

We are a member of the International Okinawan Goju-Ryu Karate-do Federation of New Zealand (IOGKFNZ) – The largest Karate style in the country with more than 30 dojos nationwide.