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

Thursday 5th to Sunday 8th of September 2019 in Brisbane, QLD

Bringing together HEMA practitioners and students from all over Australia.

Registration for 2019 closes September 5!

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


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