Boroondara Martial Arts Centre is the home of the Melbourne Taekwondo Centre (MTC), Boroondara Branch.
The Boroondara Branch has been operating for over 25 years (previously known as the Camberwell Branch) and has produced many State, National and International Champions.
At MTC we endeavour to provide a safe and friendly learning environment for children and adults. Student safety is our number one priority at MTC and the Boroondara club is a full-time martial arts centre with state of the art training surfaces. Barry Akehurst, 7th Dan Black Belt, is the Head Instructor at Boroondara. In addition to being a State and National Champion and International medalist, Barry is also a National Referee, NCAS Accredited Coach and has represented Australia at two World Championships. Barry has also contributed to raising the profile of Taekwondo in this State, as a former Secretary General and current President of Taekwondo Victoria Incorporated.
Barry’s other qualifications: MBA, BEng (Mech), Grad Dip Mgmt
Haedong Kumdo (Korean Sword) and Kyusho Jitsu (Pressure Points) are not offered any more.