Timetable

Opening Hours

  • Monday to Friday: 6pm-10pm
  • Saturday: 10am-6pm
  • Sunday: 2pm-5pm

Open at other times for special events — see calendar.

Closed on some public holidays, and for two weeks over Christmas. Contact us for details.

Adult Intro Classes

Every Friday night at 7pm for two hours, Sundays once a month. Other times by appointment.

Upcoming Sunday classes:

  • 18th April
  • 16th May

Adult Training and Footwork

Monday to Thursday evenings from 6pm-10pm. Saturday afternoons from 1pm-6pm. Sunday afternoons from 2pm-5pm, excluding events (check schedule). See centre manager for piste allocations on the day. There will usually be someone to fence, even if that someone is a dragon or a raider.

We run a group footwork session for all levels and ages, every Monday to Thursday, from 7pm-7:30pm.

Adult classes run Monday to Thursday from 7:30pm-8:30pm, and Saturday afternoons from 1pm-5pm. Read below sections on courses for details.

Adult Course Dates

Our 2021 courses will be starting in the weeks beginning:

  • January 25
  • April 5
  • June 14
  • August 23
  • November 1

Our 2021 course times will be:

  • Level 1: Saturday 1pm
  • Level 2: Saturday 2pm
  • Level 3: Saturday 3pm
  • Level 4: Saturday 4pm

From 5 April, we will also be running weeknight classes again!

  • Level 1: Monday 7:30pm
  • Level 2: Tuesday 7:30pm
  • Level 3: Wednesday 7:30pm
  • Level 4: Thursday 7:30pm

The 2021 Syllabus is below (warning, huge image, arcane language)

You can drop into any class in any order, but it makes way more sense to do the classes in the course order. If you miss a class, just drop into the same class on another day, or arrange for a private catch-up lesson with an instructor when it’s convenient for you (upgrade fee may apply).

Junior Classes

Every Saturday:

  • Kids 8-10 years 10am-11am
  • Kids 11-13 years 11am-12pm
  • Kids 14-17 years 12pm-1pm

Every Wednesday:

  • Kids 8-17 years 5pm

Junior Camp Dates

During the holidays, we run 5-day training camps for kids aged 8-17 years. Sessions run from 9 am – 5 pm.

You’re welcome to pick any combination of days: we are always flexible.

Upcoming events:

  • Summer Camp: Monday 11 January — Friday 15 January 2021
  • Mask Painting: Friday 9 April 2021
  • Autumn Camp: Monday 12 April — Friday 16 April 2021
  • Winter Camp: Monday 28 June — Friday 2 July 2021
  • Spring Camp: Monday 20 September — Friday 24 September 2021

To book, please email sales@sydneysabre.com

Sunday Events

On Sundays, we run intros, tournaments, workshops or go raiding to external events.

All Sydney Sabre tournaments start at 2pm (doors open 1pm for warmup). They finish between 5 and 6pm, depending on the number of entries.

Entry for fencers is $35 (or you can use up a session pass). Entry for spectators is free.

Grading tournaments also include cake, because these things are important.

Also prizes.

Upcoming events:

  • Under 11, 13 and 15 Term 1 Competition: Sunday 28 March 2021
  • Novice Tournament — Autumn: Sunday 11 April 2021
  • Sydney Sabre 9th Birthday Team Comp: Sunday 23 May 2021
  • Novice Tournament — Winter: Sunday 6 June 2021
  • Under 11, 13 and 15 Term 2 Competition: Sunday 27 June 2021
  • Multiplier Graduation Competition Semester 1: Sunday 18 July 2021
  • Novice Tournament — Spring: Sunday 15 August 2021
  • Under 11, 13 and 15 Term 3 Competition: Sunday 12 September 2021
  • Novice Tournament — Summer: Sunday 24 October 2021
  • Multiplier Graduation Competition Semester 2: Sunday 7 Nov 2021
  • Under 11, 13 and 15 Term 4 Competition: Sunday 5 December 2021
  • Christmas Team Competition: Sunday 19 December 2021