Children need an activity that gets them to put down the video games for exercise several times a week. Gracie Barra Kids classes provide a variety of games and exercise to get those youngsters active!
2. Mental and Emotional Challenges
BJJ training can help develop emotional qualities, such as self-esteem, confidence and patience that a child needs.
The Melbourne Crochet Club meets fortnightly to learn crochet, meet other Melbourne mums, and have a good chat. Whether you're a complete beginner or a seasoned pro, everyone is welcome to come along!
1 in 7 students is either a victim of bullying or the perpetrator of bullying. Ju-Jitsu doesn't teach children to be monsters, but does teach them what to do when they encounter one!
4. Character development
The martial arts have long been known as excellent ways for young people to learn important life skills of respect for authority, self control and patience, cooperation with others, and self discipline.
"Excellent and professional teaching and training. Everyone is treated like family." - Mallory Frances
"Great friendly place to train BJJ. Awesome coaches, team members and atmosphere." - Un Eeque
Head Coach, Roan Theron, comments: "When you consider all of the challenges facing the children in your communities, it is easier to see that they are the ones who have the tough road ahead of them. However, when you give them the opportunities of offered by Gracie Barra Jiu-Jitsu, you have the power to change their lives for the better."
Location: Backroom of My Gym, 1 Graham Ct, Hoppers Crossing VIC 3029
Based in Clifton Hill, Louella Kennedy is a creative artist and educator with a special interest in using art for wellbeing. Louella runs a variety of art classes for different age groups and interests.
Located in both Greenvale and Doncaster, Nature Crew invite you to join them to get back to your roots and to normalise nature play. In a world full of apps, snaps, clicks and likes, let's raise some sprouts, buds, bugs and mites!