OkinawaGoju Dojo

OkinawaGoju is a private dojo whose character is to promote and preserve Okinawa Goju-Ryu Karate Do.
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The outdoor dojo is located at Banora Point - Tweed Heads in the midst of a small pocket of a unique rain forest.
Training is by invitation or special arrangement only.
Dojo instructor - Helmut Leitner


Gallery of typical Okinawa Goju Ryu warm up sequence and Hojo undo techniques with corresponding Japanese names,
courtesy Alessandro Arangio Febbo and Brent Pawlik of the Naha Honbu Dojo, many thanks for his effort.
  • Hojoundo equipment
  • Chishi
  • Ishisashi
  • Kongoken
  • Nigirigame
  • Tetsugeta
  • Tanren equipment
  • Tanren techniques

Okinawa Information

This is a basic guide about accommodation, sightseeing and martial arts training in Okinawa. The Information is primarily for martial artists planning to visit Okinawa for martial arts training, as well as non-Japanese speaking tourists.


This web site is dedicated to the preservation of Okinawa Goju Ryu Karate Do following IOGKF guidelines.
The main purpose of this site is to provide information about various aspects of traditional Okinawa Goju Ryu Karate and a basic Okinawa travel guide for martial artist.
The IOGKF honbu dojo resides in Naha - Okinawa.
Our chief instructor is master Sensei Morio Higaonna , 10th Dan Black Belt.
Train hard, practice daily, never give up!