Fencing Club in Canberra

Maison Escrime (a not-for-profit organisation) is a Fencing Club located at Kaleen Primary School gymnasium in the north of Canberra. Maison Escrime specialises in Epee.

Here is some key information on the club:


Important message dated: 18th June 2020

Activities of the Maison Escrime Fencing Club are confirmed will restart at the end of school Term-2 (first session Wed 24th June)

The Corona Virus is an ongoing health concern for many people. The club has taken advice from the Australian Fencing Federation and adopted the measures proposed by the ACT Governments regarding indoor sporting activities. We will be required to limit the number of participants to 15 in the gym hall at any time, and actively monitor distancing rules and hygeine measures.

Fencers proposing to attend and fence will need to have their own fencing clothing and equipment. No sharing or use of club clothing or weapons. You will be required to advise the club on a week-by-week basis if you intend to participate by sending an email to  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  and providing your name and phone/contact details.  Preference will be given to club members to attend, but visitors from other clubs are most welcome (Maison follows a minimum age policy of 16 years).

If the club receives large numbers of attendance requests, we may choose to split the training night into two one-hour sessions 7-8pm and 8-9pm.

Wednesday - 7pm to 8:30pm during school terms. Activity is suspended during school holidays.

Beginners classes are currently not available. We will advise when beginner courses will be run.

Age group:
The club caters to fencers from 16 years of age.

Maison Escrime welcomes fencers of all levels.

Membership and casual classes:
We offer term and annual memberships as well as welcoming casual fencers visiting from other clubs. See the pricing tab for details.

Individual lessons:
Individual lessons will be provided to Maison members as part of the normal classes on an adhoc basis. Private coaching can be arranged outside of the normal training hours.

Kaleen Primary School gymnasium
19 Ashburton Circuit, Kaleen ACT 2617

Bring your own. Except for Beginners Classes.

Beginner classes:
See relevant tab.

Please register your interest at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.