In 1998 the first Australian full-time Choi Kwang-Do academy and facility was opened on Bamford Lane in Kirwan. This school of martial art new to Townsville started delivering a new standard of the highest level internationally in professional martial arts instruction and training to the local community. The CHOI KWANG-DO Martial Art Centre fully fitted with specialised floors, training areas and equipment to provide the very best in purpose designed facilities for the delivery of martial arts instruction and training to the Townsville community.
This legacy in facility specialisation was continued when in 2004 the CKDMAC school moved from Bamford Lane to their own building on Riverway Drive (formally Upper Ross River Rd), Thuringowa Central. With 3 Dojang floors, change rooms, shower room, instructors locker room, members equipment storage areas and parents viewing area. Top quality martial arts sports flooring fitted to each Dojang, the highest quality equipment including custom made shields and mitts designed for practical use and maximum hygene, bag circuits, treadmill, exercise bike, and punching bags specially selected for their practicality for men, women and children can be found in the centre, setting even higher levels in facility standards .