Pencak Silat Australia facilitates self-defence and Martial Arts classes on the Gold Coast QLD. Pencak Silat is a traditional Indonesian Martial Art that incorporates a diverse range of techniques. It originates from warfare and is one of the most complete Martial Arts system on earth!
We will meet at 16 Brendan Drive, Nerang QLD 10 – 15 minutes before 7pm. From there, we will provide and introduction to the elements included in Pencak Silat such as the history, culture, art form, weapons, self-defence, sports and spirituality, followed by stretching in preparation for the class at 7pm. The Pencak Silat Group Class is scheduled for 7pm – 8:30pm.
You will be taught self-defence techniques that were originally disguised as a dance during the Dutch occupation, that has deep roots in Indonesian culture and history. You will walk away knowing more about Indonesian history, self-defence techniques that have been used in actual warfare and that helped Indonesia gain their independence from the Dutch East Indies.