In March of 2020, The World Health Organization has announced that Coronavirus (COVID-19) is a pandemic. This is having a major impact on members running Tai Chi classes and has caused the deferrment of TCAA events such as: World Tai Chi & Qigong Day, Open Tai Chi Championships and Tai Chi Cultural Moon Festival.
The position of the TCAA is for members to follow the advice of the Australian Govenment.
TCAA states the following:
Based on the above premises, the following are TCAA's suggestions (not directives) to members:
For your interest, TCAA has collated a number of bulletins from the Kungfu Wushu Australia regarding the COVID-19 pandemic, to which TCAA is affiliated, as well as members' feedback on our website.
You are warned that these are views only, and do not purport to interpret any medical or health directives. Neither do we wish to support any critique of any of the views. These bulletins may be useful reminders of the limitations that the current situation places on the conduct of our sport. They also usefully point out the compensations announced by government that are applicable to our sport and for some, our business.