Festival of the Sword 2019

Friday 19th to Monday 22nd April, 2019

Melbourne Girls College  

Yarra Boulevard, Richmond, VIC 3121

Click here to register your participation

Festival of the Sword '19 is a four day Historical European Martial Arts (HEMA) Convention.

Across the four days, there will be:

  • seminars and workshops from leading Australian and international HEMA instructors;

  • tournaments for longsword, smallsword, rapier, backsword/sabre and sword and buckler;

  • a 'grand duel' event;

  • a day showcasing women in HEMA, including the women's longsword tournament; and 

  • plenty of time for free fencing and socialising!

We hope to see you there!


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