Upcoming Events



In 2019 we were excited to be hold our Easter Encounter in Auckland with special international guest - Mestre Roxinho (ECAMAR) and our very own Mestre Brabo!



Past Events



Auckland Weekend event with Contra Mestre Formigão

21-23 April 2017

Guest teacher: Contra Mestre Formigão

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We are very happy to have the presence from São Paulo of teacher Contra Mestre Fabio Formigão of the group Semente do Jogo de Angola, of Mestre Jogo de Dentro.

Straight from the Easter Encounter, he will be spending just a few days in Auckland before flying home and he will share with us some knowledge, experience and chapas before he goes. 

Join us for two trainings, two rodas, one film night and one samba party (and possibly other things in between)!

Schedule : 
Friday: Film Presentation + Discussion with food! 6-9pm [koha] - at the Capoeira Academy and Cultural Centre

- Capoeira Workshop 12-2pm - at the Capoeira Academy and Cultural Centre
- Outdoor Capoeira Roda 3-5pm

- Capoeira Workshop 12-2pm - at the Capoeira Academy and Cultural Centre
- Capoeira Roda 2-4pm - at the Capoeira Academy and Cultural Centre
- Samba de Roda party from 5pm - at Freida Margolis, 440 Richmond Road, Grey Lynn

Both capoeira workshops $50 / non-members $55
Per class $30 / $35


Australasian Angola Meeting 2017

7-9 July: Auckland

Mestre Jogo De Dentro Workshops in Auckland - March 2016
Capoeira Academy & Cultural Centre, Auckland   |   11- 23 March 2023

15th International Capoeira Encounter 2016
Taranaki   |   24- 28 March 2023



14th International Capoeira Encounter 2015 
Wainuiomata Marae
  3– 6 April - With Special Guest, Contra Mestre Danny


Auckland Axe Weekend 2014
4-6 July

13th International Capoeira Encounter 2014 

17 – 21 April


With Special Guest Mestre Colette (Semente do jogo de Angola - Montreal)


12th International Capoeira Encounter 2013 

28 March – 1 April, Auckland


With special guests Mestre Plinio (Sao Paulo) & Mestre Roxinho (Sydney)!

Photos from the 12th International Capoeira Encounter just gone can be seen on our Facebook page!


April 6th - 12th, 2012 - Easter Encounter

 Workshop with Mestre Roxinho

  - Saturday July 2nd 2011

     Auckland, hosted by the Capoeira Academy & Cultural Centre (29 Randolph Street, Newton)

April 21st-25th, 2011 -  EASTER ENCOUNTER

Cabello Workshop - March. 10 - 12, 2011 

April. 1 - 5, 2023 EASTER ENCOUNTER

Thanks to everyone who came along and made this event so special!


October 23-25, 2023 Taranaki Axé Weekend