Gary Jackson began training in Judo, Boxing and Tae kwon do in Melbourne at age 11.
Gary went on to Join GojuKensha Karate in 1977 under Sensei Peter Corbett in Pascoe Vale and then Under Sensei James Sumarac and Ohtsuka Sensei in Japan.
Gary went professional in 1989 and formed Advance Martial Arts Academy teaching Goju Ryu Karate and Tai Chi.
Gary formed his own Association in 2006 “GOJU RYU AUSTRALIA”.
Gary is currently ranked at 5th Dan Black belt and conducts training in 11 locations throughout Australia under Sensei Suzuki from Japan.