Festival of the Sword 2018

13th to 15th July, 2018

Doncaster Secondary College  

123 Church Rd, Doncaster VIC 3108

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Festival of the Sword '18 is a three day Historical European Martial Arts (HEMA) Convention.

Across the three days, there will be:

  • seminars and workshops from leading Australian and international HEMA instructors including Arto Fama and Jerzy Miklaszewski;

  • four HEMA tournaments, including open, restricted and women's longsword, and singlesword/rapier;

  • 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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