Japanese arts and cultural groups

Minoh House showcases the skills of many Japanese cultural and martial arts groups from around the region. We are often approached by people who want to make contact with these groups, especially after seeing their performances. We have offered the groups the opportunity to be listed and have their contact details on our website. The following have taken up the opportunity with us: 


Mukume Taiko Drummers
Kapiti Coast

Coach and manager: Erola Whitcombe
eperson@paradise.net.nz
021 624 724

Windrift Haiku Group
Wellington

Nola Borrell 4 586 7287
nolaborrell@xtra.co.nz
poetrysociety.org.nz/haikunews

Na-Na-Mi TRIO

Natsuko Hori 021 033 2725
nanaminzjp@gmail.com
facebook.com/nanaminzjp

Wellington Kyudo Club
Based at Minoh House

kyudo.org.nz

Yoshinkan Kendo Club – Hutt

04 971 5080 or 021 138 4710
huttkendo@hotmail.com
yoshinkankendo.nz

Sumo, kickboxing - He Toa Sports

Martin Stirling 04 938 6693
hetoa@paradise.net.nz
nzwpw.com

Hutt City Aikido

Michael Murray 021 965 800
aikitour06@hotmail.com

Kei Shin Kan Karate
Lower Hutt

569 2268
keishinkannz@live.com
kskkarate.co.nz

GKR Karate Wellington

Brad Sa'u 021 979 999
bsau@gkrkarate.com
gkrkarate.com

Eastbourne Goju Kai Karate

Lindsay Johnson 021 844 873
lindsaysensei@live.com

Wellington Region Karate Academy (WRKA)

General enquiries to Way of Life Gym & Fitness Centre
04 909 0385

Head instructor: Scott MacKenzie
027 464 8085

info@wayoflife.co.nz
wayoflife.co.nz/karate-academy.html

Ishinryu Karate

Second floor 72 Queens Drive, Lower Hutt
Tuesdays and Thursdays from 5.30pm
Phil Laing 0800  663 154
karatelowerhutt.co.nz