Welcome to Cairns Judo Clubs

Home of the Northern Beaches Judo club Inc.

The Olympic sport of Judo, Sunset Dojo and the largest permanent, sports specific mat training area, in Cairns and Australia; 12m x 28m.

“Advancing Communities through Sporting Opportunities”

Tiny Kids to Adults

Tiny Kids to Adults Judo

Beginners to Experienced

Judo for beginners to experienced

Fun & Social Competitions

Judo competitions in Cairns

Northern Beaches Judo Club is the only long term established Judo club in Cairns, first opening it’s doors in Cairns on July 2000 by Karl Michaelis.

Located in Yorkey’s Knob,15 minutes North of the CBD, we are a training and competition facility, with an enormous permanent mat area of 12 x 28 metres (Two 12 meter competition areas and a 12 x 4 metre warm-up area).
This makes it Cairns regions largest, most popular and well used judo competition and training camp facility.

All our coaches are N.C.A.S (National Coaching Accreditation Scheme) qualified, Blue Card (working with children check), and first aid qualified.


View all of our classes on offer. We cater for young children to adults, and beginners to experienced!
Something for all ages and levels.


View our current timetable of classes.
We offer afternoon/evening classes from Monday to Friday, as well as Saturday morning.


Keep up to date with all our upcoming events including competitions, club fundraisers, gradings, parties and more.
Add these to the diary!


Classes run alongside the 4 school terms.
Register for one of our classes to ensure you get a spot.
Bookings are essential.