Gracie Jiu Jitsu in Australia
Since 1925 Gracie Jiu Jitsu has been providing self-defense skills for the whole family, empowering people of all ages and all physical levels.
Welcome to our Academy
From our Family to yours!
The Australian Academy of Gracie Jiu Jitsu is a family orientated School of Self Defense.
You will learn the complete form of Gracie Jiu Jitsu. With Stand Up Techniques and Ground Techniques.
You will get fit while developing skills that can save you one day.
Over Here, You will find yourself in a super friendly environment where everyone is happy to help you in any way possible.
Come Visit Us As Soon As You Can.
Get To Know Your Teacher
Professor Paulo Tavares receiving the trademark choke from Grand-master Helio Gracie
Professor Paulo Tavares
Prof. Paulo Tavares is Rickson Gracie's Direct Student, also former apprentice at the Original Gracie Academy (Brazil).
Where he worked under the supervision of Grand Master Helio Gracie and directly with his sons Rolker and Royler Gracie.
Prof. Paulo Has more than 20 years of international experience and has taught Gracie Jiu Jitsu in 4 continents.
Prof. Paulo has also introduced Gracie Jiu Jitsu to the Country of Indonesia
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The Gracie Jiu Jitsu programs allow you to build a solid foundation of the art.
While improving your confidence, you will meet people and get multiple Physical and Mental benefits.
The Foundation of Gracie Jiu Jitsu
Gracie Jiu Jitsu is a rational art that has beginning, middle and end.
On the Fundamentals program you will learn the first steps of the Gracie Self Defence, Stand Up techniques and Ground Techniques.
It is the perfect place for you to begin your journey and to build a solid foundation.
No Full Contact Sparring is allowed at this stage, instead, you will perform "Flowing Drills" and "Reflex Drills" to learn what to expect and how to safely defend yourself on the most common situations.
You will learn at your own pace in a friendly and helpful atmosphere.
Confidence, Your Kids deserve it!
Looking for self-defence classes for the little ones?
Our Samurai Kids classes take place in a fun controlled environment. Kids from five-years-old and up can learn to defend themselves in a safe place while developing their confidence at the same time.
With Gracie Jiu Jitsu, your children will learn positive attributes like discipline, determination and resilience.
Empowering all the Ladies
This 45-minute class format is specially designed for the Modern Women.
Develop confidence and awareness in a fun environment. Learn how to defend yourself against the most common forms of aggression. Make friends, stay fit and flexible. Using leverage based techniques you will be able to control any undesirable situations.
Empower your body, mind and soul with Gracie Jiu Jitsu.
Getting ready for real life
Teenagers trained in Gracie Jiu Jitsu know how to defend themselves against bullies, and how to interact with everyone in a respectful manner. Gracie Jiu Jitsu allows them to be happy, focused and successful in life!
Hosting the Greats of Our Art
As a Representative of the Authentic Gracie Jiu Jitsu it is one of my duties to assist on spreading the Gracie Jiu Jitsu original program.
Seminars are available to all schools which may belong to any affiliation that is interested in incorporating the Gracie Jiu JItsu Self Defense program into their curriculum.
The Componentes of Gracie Jiu Jitsu are:
- Self Defense, Armed and Unarmed, Staning Up and On the Ground
- Standup Positioning, Throws and Break Falls
- Ground Positioning, Controls, Escapes, Transitioning and Submissions
Get in Touch if you are interested in hosting a seminar in your school