Australia / New Zealand

Below is a full convention listing of every gaming convention in Australia and New Zealand for the coming calendar year. If any cons are missing, please submit them using our Gaming Con Submission Form.

Remember that the seasons are reversed south of the equator so the summer con season is January - February, not July and August.

Not yet updated for 2017


Hobart Winter GamesFest (Hobart, Tasmania, Australia) board game con

[CANCELED] Manifest (Melbourne, Victoria, Australia) Anime Festival

ConCentric Games (Tanunda, Australia (Adelaide area)) games con

Conformat (Adelaide, SA, Australia) role playing convention

Freeplay Independent Games Festival (Melbourne, VIC, Australia) independent video game festival

Unicon (Melbourne, Victoria, Australia) gaming con

EB Games Expo (Sydney, NSW, Australia) video game expo

SYDCON (Glebe, New South Wales, Australia (Sydney area)) Gaming convention

MOAB: Mother of all Battles (Sylvania, NSW, Australia (Sydney area)) miniature games convention

Pax Australia (Melbourne, Victoria, Australia) game convention

Tasmanian Spring Gamefest (Hobart, Tasmania, Australia) tabletop gaming convention

MacquarieCon  (Sydney, NSW, Australia) role playing convention

GenghisCon (Perth, Western Australia, Australia) game con

CANCON (Canberra, Australia) gaming con

Arcanacon (Collingwood, Victoria, Australia (Melbourne area)) Game convention

WAI-Con (Perth, WA, Australia) Anime convention

Gong-Con (Wollongong, Gwynneville, NSW, Australia (Sydney area)) multi genre con

Leviathan (Quaker Hill, NSW, Australia (Sydney area)) gaming con

EYECON (Sydney, NSW, Australia) Role playing Convention

Conquest (Melbourne, VIC, Australia) game convention

Phenomenon (Dickson, Canberra, Australia) role playing game convention

Toy and Game Expo (Sydney, New South Wales, Australia) toy and games expo

Wintercon (Canberra, Australia) game convention

AVCon (Adelaide, South Australia, Australia) Anime and Video Game convention

New Zealand

Chimera (Auckland, New Zealand) LARP convention

Board Games by the Bay – Hamilton (Hamilton, New Zealand (Northern NZ)) board game con

SANCon (Ilam, Christchurch, NZ) Pop culture convention

Fright Night (Wellington, NZ) horror role playing game convention.

Board Games by the Bay – Auckland (Remuera, Auckland, New Zealand) board game convention

KapCon (Wellington, New Zealand) Role playing game convention

BattleCry (Auckland, New Zealand) gaming convention

The President's Convention (Auckland, NZ) games convention

Buckets of Dice (Christchurch, New Zealand) game convention

Wellycon (Wellington, New Zealand) board game convention

Katicon [formerly Corocon] (Katikati, NZ) Games con

Au Contraire! (Wellington, New Zealand) multi genre con