Muckross Gardens Killarney
Muckross Gardens Killarney where current students often practice.

Classes, workshops and one to one private consultations are available as follows:

NEW:  Dealing with Stress and a Busy Buzzy Brain.

A series of very special one stop workshops will take place over 2019. These workshops are of particular interest to those who suffer from stress and a busy buzzy brain. Participants will leave the workshop knowing one particular exercise and 3 other steps to follow at home afterwards. The first one will be held in The Brehon hotel, Killarney on Wednesday 10th April 2019 from 7pm -10pm. The fee is €50.00. Pre booking is essential. Please text or email 0871212249 or

The second one will be held in Bru Columbanus, Wilton, Cork on Sunday morning the 28th April from 9.30am -12.30pm. Fee is €50.00 and again pre booking is essential. Please text or email 087 1212249 or

NEW:  As advertised in Kerry’s Eye and Killarney Advertiser:

Tai Chi Chuan 12 week course for Beginners will commence on Thursday April 11th in Gleneagle hotel, Killarney from 8.30-10pm. Fee €240.00 with an Easter Gift of 20% discount for first 10 full bookings.

A Shaolin Chi Kung 6 week course will begin Tuesday 2nd April in the Chinese Therapy Clinic Kilgarvan  (a) Morning course from 10.30 -12midday and a separate (b) Evening course from 7.30pm -9pm on the same day. Fee is €240.00 with an Easter Gift of 20% discount for first 10 full bookings.

NEW:The first 5 Day Shaolin Chi Kung workshop will take place in the beautiful woodland area of Kilgarvan, Co Kerry from Thursday 18th April to Monday 22nd April. Times: 9.30am -4.30pm each day. The syllabus is systematic moving from the most basic to intermediate to advanced over the 5 days. While participants will experience many wonderful benefits over the 5 days, it is important to understand that Chi Kung is an art and daily practice at home afterwards for 15 minutes will bring many more benefits and deepen skills.
18 Lohan hands (Day 1 and Day 2 morning) Massaging Internal Organs (Day 2 afternoon), Self Manifested Chi Flow (Day 3 morning), Sinew Metamorphosis 6 (Day 3 afternoon), The Art of Flexibility (Day 4 morning), Sinew Metamorphosis 6 (Day 4 afternoon), Review (Day 5 morning), Cosmic Shower and Entering Zen (Day 5 afternoon). The fee is €820.00 with a deposit of €200.00 paid before 12th April to hold your space on the workshop. For those who book and pay deposit before 12th, a 10% discount will apply (Total €738.00).  A light complimentary lunch will be served on all days. Coffee breaks are also included. Bed and Breakfast is not included. Kenmare is 12 minutes by car and Killarney 25 minutes by car. Minimum number is two and Maximum is six. The 5 day workshop is complete and days cannot be taken separately. Please email if you need more information on this special relaxing and healing 5 days with heading ‘Easter Workshop’. You may also book by clicking on the BUY NOW button at the bottom of this page for deposit or full paypal payment. Please note: This course will fill up quickly.  Another 5 Day Chi Kung workshop will take place in July from 11th -15th. The syllabus will be the same as above. A third will take place in September 5th -9th with a change in the syllabus.

NEW A 5 Day Tai Chi Chuan workshop will take place from June 13th June -17th June from 9.30am -4.30pm each day. This is an intensive course and will cover stance training, moving in stances, internal force, chi flow, Grasping Sparrow's tail, Lifting Water, Pushing hands, Striking hands and a Tai Chi Chuan set to name a few. The five days will cover Level 1 and 2 of syllabus so suitable for beginners.

The fee is €820.00 with a 10% discount for those who book and pay deposit before June 7th. Deposit of €200.00 secures place. This course may be held in Killarney and the venue will be announced shortly. Minimum number for this course is 8 and maximum is 16. You may pay by using the paypal button at the bottom of this page or by emailing with heading 5 Day Tai Chi Chuan workshop. A complimentary light lunch will be served on the five days.

A second 5 Day Tai Chi Chuan workshop will take place in August 8th -12th 2019. Again this will be for Beginners and the syllabus the same as above. A third will take place in October 3rd -7th also for Beginners. Level 1 and 2 are important basic levels, the foundation for Tai Chi Chuan. Once participants have practiced at home for some time we will offer Level 3 and 4.

NEW Private Consultation: The Gateway Suites, Killarney, Co Kerry on Mondays from 9am to 7pm, other days in The Clinic in Kilgarvan, Co Kerry.

NEW Next weekend workshop will be held in Kilgarvan in June (date to be announced) from 9.30am -4.30pm. Course Fee is €350.00 which includes two day workshop on Chi Kung for Health and Healing, handouts and personal training programme as well as light complimentary lunch. €100.00 deposit before June 1st secures place. Instructor: Sifu Joan Browne

Sifu Joan Browne has trained with Shaolin Grandmaster Wong Kiew Kit for almost 20 years. She deeply appreciates the techniques and skills she has learned for healing and personal development through the beautiful arts of Shaolin Chi Kung, Taoist Chi Kung and 5 Animal Play as well as Tai Chi Chuan. She specializes in health promotion in those already healthy as well as chronic pain, chronic illness and post stroke rehabilitation. She is also a Louise Hay Teacher of ‘You can Heal your Life’ and a Psychiatric nurse.

Please contact for bookings for her courses above. You may pay for the Easter 5 Day workshop, Weekend workshops and Tai Chi Chuan workshops by clicking the paypal button below (Buy Now)

Various Workshops