The School of Historical Fencing

12 Shakespeare St
Carlton North VIC  3054

Phone: 0437461101

The School of Historical Fencing

The School of Historical Fencing teaches medieval and renaissance swordfighting based on the treatises of historical Italian masters.

The School of Historical Fencing teaches medieval and renaissance swordfighting in Melbourne Australia.

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Hours

Tue: 6:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Fri: 6:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Sat: 9:30 am - 4:00 pm



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Past Events

Chinese Swordsmanship 2019 - TBC

Chinese Swordsmanship 2019 - TBC
10:30 am - 25 May 2019

At The School of Historical Fencing

We would like to get Scott Rodell to teach a weekend of workshops in Melbourne on Chinese Swordsmanship including: the use of the the Jian, a straight double edged...

Capoferro Open

Capoferro Open
09:00 am - 06 May 2018

At The School of Historical Fencing

The Capoferro Open is a set of rapier tournaments with a focus on historical techniques. 9 am – hall opens for rego and warmup 10 am – Speed sword & companion...

Beginner Basics & Instructor Instruction Day

Beginner Basics & Instructor Instruction Day
10:00 am - 22 April 2018

At The School of Historical Fencing

Many classes will be delivered by student instructors on a variety of swordfighting systems, this could include: longsword, dagger, rapier, sidesword, greatsword,...

Rapier: The Easy Way

Rapier: The Easy Way
08:15 pm - 11 April 2018

At The School of Historical Fencing

Are you tired of flouncing fencers demanding overcomplicated forms, bent knees or lowered backs? Only the meek bend their knees in front of rapscallions and rouges,...

Fiore Open

Fiore Open
09:00 am - 08 April 2018

At The School of Historical Fencing

The Fiore Open will include a longsword tournament and a dagger tournament, with a focus on historical techniques and equipment. 9 am – hall opens for rego and...

Free Kids Class

Free Kids Class
09:30 am - 07 April 2018

At The School of Historical Fencing

Free kids class before term 2. Classes are suitable for children aged 6 – 12. The basics of fighting with Longswords, and the associated wrestlings skills will...

Destreza - True Science of Iberian Fencing

Destreza - True Science of Iberian Fencing
07:00 pm - 05 April 2018

At The School of Historical Fencing

Using a sword to defend yourself using only the power of geometry and Aristotelian physics. This class will focus on the system of fencing popular in Spain and...

Knightly Spear - an elegant weapon from a less civilized age

Knightly Spear - an elegant weapon from a less civilized age
07:00 pm - 29 March 2018

At The School of Historical Fencing

6 Guards, 1 attack, 2 parries, and 1 counter. An elegant system for fighting in a duel. This class will focus on the mini-system that is Fiore's spear section....

Single Sword - How to not get hit

Single Sword - How to not get hit
07:00 pm - 22 March 2018

At The School of Historical Fencing

Fencing with the Single sword according to Giovanni dall'Agocchie is all about not stopping and not giving the opponent a chance to hit you. This class will explore...

Italian Rapier - Striking in time

Italian Rapier - Striking in time
07:00 pm - 15 March 2018

At The School of Historical Fencing

The fundamental and very difficult skill of Italian Rapier is attacking at the right time. This class will cover attacking under the key timings of Italian Rapier...

March Beginners Course

March Beginners Course
01:15 pm - 10 March 2018

At The School of Historical Fencing

Join our beginners course in Swordfighting. This course will teach the fundamentals of renaissance combat with Single Sword, Sword & Shield, and two handed Sword,...

Swordfighting - Come & Try Class

Swordfighting - Come & Try Class
07:00 pm - 08 March 2018

At The School of Historical Fencing

Have you ever wanted to learn how to fight with a sword? This free class will give a taste of fighting with a variety of Medieval and Renaissance swords and companion...

Swordfighting - Come & Try Class

Swordfighting - Come & Try Class
12:30 pm - 03 March 2018

At The School of Historical Fencing

Have you ever wanted to learn how to fight with a sword? This free class will give a taste of fighting with a variety of Medieval and Renaissance swords and companion...

Greatsword Course

Greatsword Course
08:15 pm - 28 February 2018

At The School of Historical Fencing

As we finish our course on the smallest swords ever its now time to start looking at how to use the biggest swords ever! Join us as over the next 6 weeks as we delve...

Sword & Buckler Manciolino Style

Sword & Buckler Manciolino Style
10:30 am - 10 February 2018

At The School of Historical Fencing

Workshop with Richard Cullinan of Stoccata Sydney on the use of the Sword & Buckler including: attacks, defences, counters, fencing, fighting, redoubles, feints,...

Friday Fight Night

Friday Fight Night
08:05 pm - 09 February 2018

At The School of Historical Fencing

Open Floor Free Play – Supervised free sparring for all HEMA fencers, using such weapons as Longsword, Sidesword, Rapier, Broadsword, Spear, Messer and their accompaniments. This...

Study Night

Study Night
08:05 pm - 02 February 2018

At The School of Historical Fencing

Choose a Historical European Martial Art and bring study materials to explore with others; Or come along and learn whatever someone else wants to study. Instead...

Free Kids Class

Free Kids Class
09:30 am - 27 January 2018

At The School of Historical Fencing

Free kids class before term 1. Classes are suitable for children aged 6 – 12. The basics of fighting with Longswords, and the associated wrestlings skills will...

Free Kids Class

Free Kids Class
09:30 am - 20 January 2018

At The School of Historical Fencing

Free kids class before term 1. Classes are suitable for children aged 6 – 12. The basics of fighting with Longswords, and the associated wrestlings skills will...

PJF Girard's Art of the Smallsword

PJF Girard's Art of the Smallsword
08:15 pm - 10 January 2018

At The School of Historical Fencing

I love smallswords! They're comfy and easy to wear! I'm Pavle, a student and volunteer instructor at the School of Historical Fencing. It's time to explore the...

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