Meet Our Team

Bryan Dukas

Chief Instructor

Bryan Dukas is a 6th Dan Japanese graded instructor. He was member of the South African National team for many years. Bryan sensei has been training karate for over 34 years.

Rick Hislop

Head Sensei

Rick Hislop is a 5th Dan instructor who has been teaching karate for many years. Rick sensei has been training karate for over 20 years.

Lauren Hampton


Lauren is a 3rd Dan Black Belt. She started Karate in 2006. She has been a Qld State Team Member from 2008 to 2018 and a member of the Australian Karate Team for over 4 years. Lauren is again 2018 QLD State champion. She stared teaching in 2016 and has grown as an instructor. She has her Working with Children Blue Card.

Victoria Taylor


Victoria is a 1st Kyu. She started karate in 2012 as a karate mum. She has been involved in teaching Kindy Karate since 2015 and, being a mum, is outstanding with children. Victoria has not only proved her quality as an karate-ka and instructor but also a competitor winning the 2018 Queensland State Championships in her division.  She has her Working with Children Blue Card

Anita Dukas


Anita Dukas is our dojo's secretary

Nauria Hampton

Team Manager

Nauria Hampton is our dojo's team manager.