About the Academy

The O’Brien Academy of Fencing was founded by Maitre D’Armes Michael A. O’Brien in order to further develop the skills of Fencers in Australia through proficient coaching and training. Mike brings almost 60 years of experience in Fencing to the Academy and serves as a knowledgeable and skilled professional within the Australian Fencing community. As one of a select few individuals in Australia to have qualified as a professional Fencing Master by obtaining his Diploma at the British Fencing Academy, Mike provides the foundation for what we teach at the Academy.

Operating out of several venues in the leafy Western suburbs of Brisbane, we welcome all comers. To our international and interstate guests, we hope to provide you with challenging fencing whenever you choose to visit. To any beginner who has an interest in this majestic sport, our aim is to equip you with the skills and insight in order to fulfil whatever goals you have set yourself be they purely social or fiercely competitive!

Please take time to browse our site and should you have any queries, don’t hesitate in emailing us.

You can also contact Michael O’Brien via the following methods:

Phone: (07) 3878 7782
Email: Mtr. Michael O’Brien


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