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Women's Self Defence ~ Semester TWO

Women's Self Defence ~ Semester TWO

Free women’s self-defence course, taught by Bell Murphy, an accredited member of the Women's Self Defence Network –Wāhine Toa. This workshop provides a fun, supportive space for learning about your rights and practicing simple techniques—mental, verbal and physical—which anyone can use for staying safe and empowered. By sharing ideas and suggestions, based on research about what works, this course will increase your options and confidence for dealing with danger in a range of situations relevant to women's lives including strangers in public, people we know and in our relationships. It will also give you more ideas for where to find support and how to support others. All women, including transgender/ takatāpui, of all ages and abilities warmly welcome.

The following courses will hopefully continue to be free, with a massive thanks to the Womens' Self Defence Network- Wāhine Toa, and their funding partners. However, at this stage, confirmation of funding is still pending.


The Thursday sessions are a collaboration between Womens' Self Defence Network - Wāhine Toa & Thursdays in Black/OUSA.


PLEASE NOTE: Some snacks and light refreshments are provided for the all-day courses, but you will need to provide your own lunch.


Women's Self Defence Network - Wāhine Toa
WOMEN'S SELF DEFENCE ~ THURSDAYS ~ STREAM 1 Thursday 6.00-7.30pm 5 sessions starting 26th July 2018
Ending 23rd August 2018
Fee: $0.00
Jonesy Room, OUSA Clubs & Societies Centre, 84 Albany Street, Dunedin
WOMEN'S SELF DEFENCE ~ SATURDAY ~ STREAM 2 Saturday 10.30-5.30pm 1 session starting 11th August 2018
Ending 11th August 2018
Fee: $0.00
Evison Lounge, OUSA Clubs & Societies Centre, 84 Albany Street, Dunedin.
WOMEN'S SELF DEFENCE ~ SUNDAY ~ STREAM 3 Sun 10.30-5.30pm 1 session starting 9th September 2018
Ending 9th September 2018
Fee: $0.00
Evison Lounge, OUSA Clubs & Societies Centre, 84 Albany Street, Dunedin.