• Self Defense For The Whole Family

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  • Gracie Jiu Jitsu is for you!

    Since 1925 Gracie Jiu Jitsu is empowering people of all ages and all physical levels

    Welcome to our Academy

    Come visit us soon

    We offer Gracie Jiu Jitsu & Self Defense classes for the whole family.

    Upon starting on our programs, you and your family will be able to learn all the principles of Gracie Jiu Jitsu. Including Gracie Self Defense, Stand Up Techniques and Ground Techniques.

    You will grow in Confidence, Self Esteem and Awareness. Plus you will make lifelong friends in a positive environment.

    Check out the programs bellow and register for a Free Trial Week.

    I promise you won't regret!



    Professor Paulo Tavares receives the trademark choke from Grandmaster Helio Gracie

    Professor Paulo Tavares

    Head Teacher

    Prof. Paulo Tavares is the Black Belt in Charge of the School.

    A former assistant instructor to Royler Gracie at the Original Gracie Academy in Brazil (Gracie Humaitá), Prof Paulo have trained from white to Black Belt directly under Masters Royler and Rolker Gracie, and the supervision of the Grand Master Helio Gracie.

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    We are a School of Gracie Jiu Jitsu, our programs are based on the Gracie Jiu Jitsu System

    All programs teach Self Defense, Stand Up Techniques and Ground Techniques


    The Foundation of Gracie Jiu Jitsu

    Gracie Jiu Jitsu is a rational art that has beginning, middle and end.

    On the Fundamentals program you will learn the first steps of the Gracie Self Defence, the Stand Up techniques and the Ground Techniques.

    It is the perfect place for you to begin your journey and to build a solid foundation.

    No Full Contact Sparring is allowed at this stage, instead, you will perform "Flowing Drills" and "Reflex Drills" to learn what to expect and how to safely defend yourself on the most common situations.

    You will learn at your own pace in a friendly and helpful atmosphere.

    Samurai Kids

    Confidence, Your Kids deserve it!

    In a fun controlled environment, your kids from 5 years old onwards will begin their journey.

    The first goals on Gracie Jiu Jitsu are to learn how to defend ourselves and to develop confidence.

    As a consequence of the practice of Gracie Jiu jItsu, positive atributes like discipline, determination and resilience will naturally be developed.

    The Jiu Jitsu practitioners, understand their powers and weaknesses. They are respectful but never submissive, confident but not arrogant.

    Most of all, they are very happy in their own skin.

    Super Mums

    Empowering all the Mothers

    Designed to fit in a busy schedule, we also have a creche in our facility.

    With great understanding of the women needs in sense of Self Defense, this program was specially designed to help you be safe in any circumstances.

    This 45 minutes class also will help you to stay fit, develop your flexibility, gain confidence and improve overall awareness.

    Girls in Control

    Girls Only Group

    Empowering the young ladies in a class specifically designed to attend the needs and respect the particulars of this special age group.

    Learning how to deal with aggressors that might be bigger and heavier will bring the confidence to another level.

    Confidence is a great boost on the Self Esteem and consequently on Happiness.

    Over 50's

    Enjoying the Best Years

    Learn Self Defense Techniques and exercise in a gentle way. Increase your mobility, strength and flexibility.

    The classes are technique orientated, individual limits are respected.

    Jiu Jitsu is the Gentle Art, and as such it is practised here.

    The emphasis is always on better ways to move your body.

    Camaraderie and Friendship bonds for life are build on the Gracie Jiu Jitsu Mats.



    Getting ready for real life

    Teenagers training in Gracie Jiu Jitsu become awesome adults.

    There is no better way to prepare them to deal with high school.

    Teenagers trained in Gracie Jiu jitsu know how to defend themselves against bullies, how to interact with everyone in a respectful manner.

    Have discipline, are focussed in their goals and have fun along the way.

    Gracie Jiu Jitsu allows them to be happy and successful in life!

  • Timetable

    Take a look when your favourite program is offered!


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  • Location

    Cottesloe Central Shopping Centre

    Shop 38/ 460 Stirling Hwy

    Peppermint Grove WA 6011