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Swordplay - Australia's longest running Historical European Martial Arts (HEMA) competition event, running continuously since 2009.

Thursday 6th to Sunday 9th of September 2018 in Brisbane, QLD

Bringing together HEMA practitioners and students from all over Australia.

Registration for 2018 closes September 5!

  • Workshops from local and (international instructors) (see Timetable)
  • Formal competitions
    • Women's Mixed weapon 
    • Rapier (Medium and Open)
    • Sword & Buckler (Medium and Open)
    • Longsword (Medium and Open)
    • Sabre (Medium and Open)
  • Fun and informal competitions
  • Social sparring and two days of tournaments: 

Event will be viewable on Hema Scorecard.

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Swordplay 2018 is sponsored byStJames logo