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Are you looking to learn tai chi in Canberra? We have new beginner classes starting regularly, in a friendly and welcoming environment.

If you want to try out a beginner class at any of our locations, your first class is obligation free.

Follow the links below for details of new beginner classes.

New classes 2019

A new round of beginner classes will commence from the beginning of August 2019.

The attached Taoist Tai Chi classes schedule (PDF) summarises all ACT classes starting from late August 2019 in a 1 page document. For more details about each location, see the links below.

Please note that this schedule is subject to change as circumstances arise - for example, classes may be cancelled if they don't get sufficient numbers.


For contact details and class listings for Taoist Tai Chi locations in the Canberra area, follow the links to these locations:

Ainslie; Belconnen; Charnwood; Cook; Dickson; Gungahlin; Hackett; Phillip; Tuggeranong

65 Dundas Court, Phillip, is our permanent headquarters in Canberra. Classes are also available at the locations above.

Open House -Sunday 25 August

In the lead up to the next round of classes, the ACT Branch will be holding an open house at our Phillip premises. The program will start from 2:00pm and include a demonstration, a ‘have a go’ session for members of the public, a short talk by a couple of members about the health benefits they’ve experienced, followed by some afternoon tea.

The open house will start at 2:00pm and go through until 3:30pm on Sunday 25 August 2019 at our centre at 65 Dundas Court, Phillip.

This poster provides a few more details.

Half-Day Introduction to Tai Chi

The ACT Branch will be running an accelerated introduction to beginners workshop on Saturday 28 September 2019 from 1:30 to 4:30pm at Phillip. The primary aim of this workshop is to teach new beginners the first parts of the tai chi set in half a day so that you can join any of the beginner classes that started in August. This workshop is also open to existing beginner members who would like to refresh of the first parts of the tai chi set.

Where: 65 Dundas Court Phillip

Cost: New members - Regular $85; Discounts for seniors, full-time students and concession card holders. Includes free t-shirt, membership for beginners classes until end June 2019. Existing members $25.

See this poster for details.

National workshop

The branch will be hosting a national workshop on Saturday 7 September 9.30am to 5.30pm at the Weston Creek Uniting Church Hall . There will also be an Instruction Workshop on Sunday 8 September 9.30am to 1.00pm at the Phillip premises. See the workshops page for a poster and more information.

Welcome to Continuing Workshop

For people finishing a Beginner class, the next step to increasing the benefit is to go to Continuing classes. This workshop will form an introduction to continuing classes and a transition and we encourage all completing beginners to attend. Continuing members are also welcome to attend. The workshop is free and is on Saturday 24 August at the Weston Creek Uniting Church Hall . The workshop runs from 1:30pm to 4:30pm, with registration from 1:00pm. See this poster for details.

Need more information?

Tel: 02 6249 6117