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COVID19 - Government Lockdowns Again

Posted on March 5, 2021 at 3:55 PM

After over a year of delays and postponement due to the restrictions imposed on society because of a virus, we have been trying to recover the classes and renew the opportunity for people to learn Tai Chi this year. Unfortunely, the recent 5 day lockdown has ultimately resulted in us having to cancel all listed classes.

Tai Chi (and many other activities/ businesses effected by this) is specifically designed to boost your immune system among many other things, so it is clearly counter productive and illogical for authorities to impose restriction that result in the prevention of beneficial activities. Or is it?


If you wish to learn Tai Chi, Chi Gung or Ba Gua, please contact us and we will let you know where you can join us, or our network of friends. Keep an eye out here also as we will now transition to a NFP endeavour, embracing change.

TAI CHI SCHEDULE LOCKED IN

Posted on February 6, 2021 at 3:50 PM

The Tai Toa Foundation is pleased to advise that negotiaions and paperwork have been completed with the respective councils.

Tai Chi Classes are now up and running in Orford (at the Orford Hall - Tuesday and Thursday evenings 06:30pm - 07:30pm) and Avondale Heights (at the Nancye Kirchner Community Centre - Saturdays mornings 07:30am - 08:30am) and will continue at these locations and times.

Classes are $15 pay on day, and 1st lesson is offered free of charge. 

All welcome, bring a friend and see you there!

Free Tai Chi

Posted on January 2, 2021 at 3:55 PM

Our next special free class is scheduled for the 6 January 2021 at Raspins Beach SLSC in Orford. 8 - 9am and all are welcome.

Telco Exit Complete

Posted on January 2, 2021 at 3:55 PM

888 Asia Pacific have completed their exit strategy from Telecommunications. This frees up valuable resources to invest into the Tai Tao Foundation and Cuesports endeavours. We are also working on our Financial and Investment businesses, which are already seeing increadible returns for investors over the last 5 years. Official launch to come in 2021, but contact us asap for more details.

Port Melbourne Update

Posted on January 1, 2021 at 3:25 PM

Tai Chi Classes are no longer available at Port Melbourne.

Tasmania Update - Tai Chi

Posted on December 27, 2020 at 5:10 PM

Discussions are underway at various locations and we anticipate that you will soon be able to enjoy ongoing classes in Orford/ Triabunna two times a week. To be finalized and please keep an eye out on this site for more updates. Thank you.

Port Melbourne Update

Posted on December 27, 2020 at 5:05 PM

Classes at the Liardet Community Centre are on hold until negotiations with council can be finalized. It is anticipated that a weekly class will be offered Saturday evenings. To be confirmed. Please keep an eye out on this page for updates. Thank you.

Orford Tasmania - Tai Chi enjoyed by the locals

Posted on December 10, 2020 at 2:30 PM

We were pleased to see the locals turn out to take advantage of the Tai Chi and Chi Gung introduction offerred by the Tai Tao Foundations head instructor Sifu Benjamin over the last few days. Most had some previous understanding of Tai Chi but were enlightened in many ways as was the feedback recieved. We look forward to putting on many more free offerings at times, and event planning is under way for a special Easter camp in 2021. Keep an eye out here for more.

Port Melbourne Update

Posted on December 10, 2020 at 2:15 PM

The rotunda/ beach classes have concluded per the previous update and post. We will be heading back to the Liardet Community Centre from Feb 2nd 2021 - 7:30 to 8:30pm and look forward to seeing you there. Have a great holiday period.

2021 Port Melbourne Update

Posted on December 6, 2020 at 4:20 AM

From 2nd February 2021 The Tai Tao Foundtion Tai Chi classes will return to Liardet Street Community Centre from 7:30-8:30PM.

A decision on the morning classes will be made prior to this time, however we are likely to return to the one class per week at this time. 

December Update

Posted on December 6, 2020 at 4:15 AM

There will be no training on December 8th and 9th in Melbourne due to commitments on the Apple Isle.


FREE introductory Chi Gung and Tai Chi Classes are being offered this week in Raspins Beach, Orford Tasmania on the beach near the life saving club.


Tuesday 8/12 - 4-5PM

Wednesday 9/12 - 8-9AM

Thursday 10/12 - 8-9AM

December/ January Tai Chi Updates

Posted on November 25, 2020 at 8:00 PM

There will be no training:

1st and 2nd December (as we are conducting a special Tai Chi workshop in Orford, Tas)

18th and 19th December (as we are conducting a special Tai Chi workshop in Peterborough, Vic)

25th and 26th December (public holidays)


1st Jan (public holiday)


For information on the special workshops please call Sifu Benjamin on 0448 046 888.

All other classes are planned as scheduled. Thank you.


CV19 UPDATE - WE ARE BACK

Posted on November 23, 2020 at 10:00 PM

The Tai Tao Foundation are thrilled to be back. We have had to change it up slightly but now we are training 4 mornings per week 2 (2*1) hours per morning. Classes have recommenced in Port Melborune this morning (24/11/2020) and are commencing from tomorrow (Wed 25/11/2020). Please visit the Tai Tao Foundation page for more information. Please ensure you are familiar with the latest CV19 information by following the links in earlier posts if needed. Thank you and see you for some Tai Chi training in the fresh air soon!

CV19 UPDATE

Posted on July 5, 2020 at 7:05 PM

The Tai Tao Foundation advise that all classes are now on hold per instruction and direction from authoritarians. We will resume classes at the earliest opportunity. For specific updates around the directions we are to comply with, please see the reference links below


Avondale Heights:

Please refer to the Moonee Valley City Council website, under Hall and Community Centre closure information page.

https://mvcc.vic.gov.au/covid-19/  ;


Port Melbourne:

Please refer to the City of Port Phillip Council website, under Community Centre & Venues for Hire information page.

http://www.portphillip.vic.gov.au/venue_hire.htm


Also please check here for resumption details as they come to light.

CV19 UPDATE

Posted on July 1, 2020 at 9:25 PM

The Tai Tao Foundation provide the following update on TAI CHI classes as of today. Keep an eye out here for changes and further updates.


Port Melbourne:

We were hoping to resume classes on Tuesdy 14/07/2020 from 7:30PM as usual. However current advise from the City of Port Phillip is that hall hires are still on hold until the end of July (31st) at least. Please keep an eye out here as we are in daily contact with the CoPP and any changes will be broadcast in real time.


Avondale Heights:

Classes are set to commence on Saturday 18/07/2020 from 7:30AM. Current advise from the Moonee Valley City Council is that we can commence so at this stage classes shall proceed under strict CV guildines (which wont effect delivery of the program). Please keep an eye out here as we are in daily contact with the MVCC and any changes will be broadcast in real time.



TAI CHI now available in Avondale Heights

Posted on July 1, 2020 at 9:20 PM

The Tai Tao Foundation are pleased to announce that Tai Chi Classes are set to commence in Avondale Heights from Saturday 18th July. Classes are to be held at the Nancye Kirchner Neighbourhood Centre and run 07:30AM to 9:00AM. Places are strickly limited (Currently at 10 in total due to CV19 Restrictions) so is a first in priority applies.

Keep an eye out here for updates on CV19 and effects on Classes in Avondale Heights and Port Melbourne.

TAI CHI Classes Have Commenced

Posted on February 20, 2020 at 5:55 AM
The Tai Tao Foundation are pleased to announce that Wu Style Tai Chi are now available and open to the general public. Limited spaces are available. Classes run each Tuesday for an hour from 7:30pm in Port Melbourne at the beautiful training hall at the Liardet Community Centre located at 154 Liardet St, Port Melbourne. Victoria. 3207. Please visit our Tai Tao Foundation Page for full details.

VBSA Junior Championship Sponsorship

Posted on November 10, 2019 at 9:30 PM
888 Asia Pacific are proud to launch its association with the future of Snooker and Billiards in Australia, providing some Century Cues tips to the recent participants in the VBSA's junior championships. Some great young players involved and congratulations to all participants. We hope to move forward into the future with bigger and better sponsorships as the company grows.

888 Asia Pacific and Century Cues Sign Agreement

Posted on July 10, 2019 at 4:15 AM
888 Asia Pacific Pty Ltd are thrilled to announce that we have signed an Exclusive Distribution Rights agreement with Century Cues.

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