Whether you want to learn a new sport, meet new friends, hone your skills, or push your competitive limits, UWA Fencing Club will help you get the most out of your fencing.


We train at UWA Claremont gymnasium on Goldsworthy Road.  If you park in the carpark on the corner of Goldsworthy Road and Princess Road then you can find us just past the basketball court and next to the oval.   Follow the signs to the International Martial Arts Stadium (IMAC).


Public Transport

To reach IMAC by bus, catch the following buses from near UWA Nedlands Campus:

·        23, 24 – Stop after Bay Rd on Victoria Avenue; walk 400m north along Bay Rd and across UWA memorial park to gym;

·        25 – Stop on Princess Rd before Goldsworthy Rd; walk 200m south on Goldsworthy Rd;

·        102, 103, 995, 999 – Stop after Bay Rd, Stirling Highway; walk 750m down Goldsworthy Rd.


What to bring

You should wear trainers, long tracksuit pants, a T-shirt and bring along a water bottle.  The club provides other necessary equipment for loan.


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UWA Fencing Club does not want anyone to miss out on the opportunity to learn to fence.  Juniors may be eligible for subsidized membership supported by the Western Australian Government.  Visit the KidSport website for more details:

Talk to the Club if you need to structure your payments to meet your budget.

Training weeks
Junior training is held between the following weeks:

Term 1Term 2Term 3Term 4

From 4/2/2023

To 1/4/2023

From 29/4/2023

To 1/7/2023

From 22/7/2023

To 23/9/2023

From 14/10/2023

To 16/12/2023

Training times are as follows (come at the time indicated or as agreed with your coach): 

Monday No training

4.30 – 6:00pm

6:30 – 8:00pm

School age (Youth U14)

Open club training

Wednesday6:30 – 8:00pmOpen club training (UWA student focus)

4.30 – 6:00pm

6:00 – 7:00pm

6:30 – 8:00pm

School age (Youth U14)

Beginners courses (contact club for dates)

Open club training

Friday No training

9:00 – 10:00am

10:00 – 11.30am

11.30 – 1:30pm

Primary age (fitness, friendship and fun)

High school (includes beginners)

Over 13s to adult

Sunday Competition.  See FencingWA website



As a beginner, the first session is free to see if you enjoy UWA Fencing Club and the sport of fencing. 


Fees (2023)

Quarterly /

Beginners Course

Annual Payments


UWA Students$   60$ 180
Primary (9am Class)$ 120$ 360
Junior (U20s) / UWA Staff / Concession$ 180$ 540
Adults$ 200$ 600