Self defence training.

Refinement of the body, mind and spirit through endurance and perseverance.

About the Academy

Being part of a martial arts system that is unique and respected world wide, the Australian Ninjutsu Academy maintains the high standards set by the Bujinkan led by Grandmaster Masaaki Hatsumi and followed by Shihan Tattoli. The school produces martial artists who are respected citizens in our society and who contribute to their communities.

The study of Ninjutsu is essentially the study of self preservation, perseverance and endurance over all obstacles, incorporating the preservation and continual refinement of the body, mind and spirit.

The Australian Ninjutsu Academy is headed by Shihan Michael Tattoli. Shihan Tattoli has contributed a vast amount of time and energy into the art for more than 30 years which has seen him grow as Australia’s premier Ninjutsu instructor.

Each class is instructed by experienced practitioners who possess Shihan Tattoli’s full confidence and trust.

All who have a good heart are very welcome.


General Information

  • Warm up is 15 minutes prior to class start times.
  • Please wear loose clothing.
  • Must be 14 years + to train.


  • $15 per class with a $45 annual registration fee.
  • First class is free.
  • Watching is encouraged 🙂

New South Wales

Killarney Vale | Monday 7:00pm - 8:30pm

Brooke Ave Public School

Kincumber | Tuesday 6:30pm - 8:00pm

Kincumber High School

Yamba | Tuesday 7:00pm - 8:30pm

Yamba Public School

Let Us Know You Are Coming

Come along to watch or take your first lesson.

Masaaki Hatsumi – Counters

“Remember that for every technique you think you can fall back on, there is a counter for it, or there are times when it cannot be used. When real battle comes, you must remember that some things will not be applicable. Don’t think that any one technique is quintessential.” – Masaaki... read more


It’s clear to most that violent feelings lead to bad outcomes, but the mistake of being too soft derails us in just the same way. By tolerating slackness and indecision we leave a space for ruin. On the other hand, taking a decisive position then defending that position against all opposition will be criticised as being mean or rigid. Which would you rather, the solitude of success or the company of failure? There will come a time when you have to make choices between beliefs, and people, that no longer work for you and those that will bring you great success and immovable peace. True balance lies in between the two, where the mind and heart are neither too hard or too... read more