Membership & Getting Started

Getting Started

Looks like you’re considering giving Historical Fencing a try.

The good news is:


In case you haven’t already, you might want to take a look at the Class Schedule.

Before coming to class though, there are a few items of housekeeping to complete.


Get in touch and let us know you’re coming, via the details on the Contact Page (so we know to look out for you).


Read through our:


Fill out out a membership form with your contact details

Please note that because training involves fencing with steel weapons we currently only accept students of age 16 years or over.

Any information collected in the signup process is kept strictly confidential.  We keep these details just so we have your basic contact details and information for insurance purposes; you’re not obliged to continue coming or sign up for classes after your trial period.

If you do decide to continue after the first 4 weeks, check out our membership costs further down this page.

Membership Costs

Scholar Victoria Inc. is a registered non-profit community association; our membership fees cover hire of the training space, as well as insurances and other costs.  Any profit is used directly to pay club insurance and running cost, purchase club equipment, or pay for guest instructors and events.

After your first 4 weeks, if you decide that Historical Fencing is for you, then you can choose to continue your membership through one of the payment options listed below.

Yearly Fee
Monthly Subscription Casual Class Fee

An annual fee of $20 is levied each year which covers insurance & admin costs.

Students are insured through Historical Fencing Australia (PDS available on request)

$50 per month
(average $11.53 per class)
$20 per class

Paid in class to the instructor – cash or card accepted.

Do you have questions?

If you own a sword of your own, or think you might buy one in the future, take a look at our page discussing sword ownership in Victoria. 

Alternatively you might want to check out our Frequently Asked Questions page.

Alternatively you can Contact Us directly to find out more.