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Short courses in Taoist Tai Chi™

Tai Chi short courses

Are You Short of Time?

In just an afternoon or a weekend you can do one of our ‘accelerated’ short courses and get an introduction to all or part of the Taoist Tai Chi™ internal arts of health. You will get a foundation for further development through our regular classes and workshops.

Normally it takes about four months to learn the full 108-move tai chi set in our weekly beginner tai chi classes. However, people sometimes prefer to do a more 'accelerated' short course where they can cover a lot of the moves in a shorter space of time. This preference may be due to work arrangements (eg shift work or FIFO) that limits attendance at regular scheduled classes. Or it may simply be a desire to get a quick introduction to tai chi or to push the boundaries a little.

Using the Society's proven instruction method developed by our founder Master Moy Lin-shin, you will quickly begin to experience the many benefits of this art for health and well-being. If you've never taken a class with us before, this is a thorough introduction to our form. If you are already a member, this is an excellent way to review and/or complete the set.

Schedule of Short Courses (Australia-wide)

(Courses are listed in chronological order)

MELBOURNE Experience the Full Tai Chi Set in a Weekend
27 - 28 July 2019

Time: Saturday 27 July, 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Sunday 28 July, 9:30am - 4:30pm

Where:54A Moreland Road, Brunswick

Cost: $190 Regular; Concession card holders $150; Seniors $175; Youth (under 18) $95.
All-inclusive: Includes free t-shirt, registration fee, four months' membership to end November 2019, plus a free $50 voucher towards annual membership, plus a $25 workshop voucher.
Existing members: $50 for whole weekend, $25 for any half day, or $30 for Sunday only.

Details: Full details on the Poster
Pre-registration is essential Click here to register online
For more info Phone: 03 9384 6120 or Email:

BROOME Half-Day Introduction to Tai Chi
Saturday 10 August 2019

Where: Lotteries House, Hall 2, Cable Beach Road, Broome,WA
When: Saturday 10 August 2019
2:00pm to 5:00pm
Cost: New members: $85.
Existing members: $25
Details: Click poster for more information.
Pre-registration is essential. Register now
For more info phone 1800 108 801 or 08 9371 7033,
or email

ADELAIDE Learn all 108 moves of the Taoist Tai Chi set.

When:Saturday 17 August 2019 - 1pm to 5pm
Sunday 18 August 2019 - 10am to 4pm
Where: Memorial Hall, 21 Coromandel Parade, Blackwood
CostRegular $190; Senior $175; Concession card holders $150; Youth (under 18) $95.
Existing members: see details on flyer below.
Details flyer.

Pre-registration is essential. To register, contact us -
Phone: 0423 776 955 Email:

CANBERRA Half-Day Introduction to Tai Chi, Saturday 28 September 2019

Where: 65 Dundas Court Phillip
When: Saturday 28 September 2019
Time: 1:30pm to 4:30pm
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 March 2019.
Registration: Please register as soon as possible by contacting us at the details below.
Contact: Phone (02) 6249 6117 or email:

BRISBANE Learn the Full Tai Chi Set in a Weekend

Saturday 31 August 2019 12:30pm - 5:00pm
Sunday 1 September 2019 9:30am - 4:00pm

Where: Level 1, 566 Lutwyche Rd, Lutwyche

Cost: $190 Regular; Concession card holders $150;
Seniors $175; Youth (under 18) $95

All-inclusive package for new members: free t-shirt, four months membership to end of December 2019, a free $50 voucher towards annual membership, plus a $25 workshop voucher. EFTPOS is available for new members.

Existing members: $50 for whole weekend
$25 for any half day; $30 for Sunday only
Payment by cash or cheque only

Pre-registration is essential.

To register: email: or phone: (07) 3357 5600

Further Information

If you need any further information about our short courses, please email

or contact the relevant location above.