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#1 Sydney2K on 10 years ago

This is a list of the anime and video gaming conventions scheduled for 2014.

This thread should not be used for discussion, but conventions can reply with new or updated information for their cons, which will then be updated in this post. Any errors or mistakes should be PM'd to me, rather than replied to in this thread.

Animania
[url]http://www.animania.net.au/[/url]
March 22, 2014
Australian Technology Park, Everleigh, New South Wales

Anime Island Convention
[url]http://aicon.org.au/[/url]
March 8-9, 2014
Wrest Point Convention Centre, Hobart, Tasmania

Armageddon Pulp Culture Expo
[url]http://www.pulpexpo.com/[/url]
February 1, 2014
Rydges Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria
February 2, 2014
Sebel Surry Hills, Sydney, New South Wales
March 1-2, 2014
Edgar Centre, Dunedin, New Zealand
March 8-9, 2014
Addington Raceway, The Stables, Christchurch, New Zealand
May 24-25, 2014
Claudelands Arena, Hamilton, New Zealand
May 31-June 2, 2014
Westpac Stadium, Wellington, New Zealand
October 18-19, 2014
Melbourne Showgrounds, Melbourne, Victoria
October 24-27, 2014
To Be Advised, Auckland, New Zealand

AVCon
[url]http://avcon.org.au/[/url]
To Be Advised
Adelaide Convention Centre, Adelaide, South Australia

EB Games Expo
[url]http://www.ebexpo.com.au/[/url]
October 3-5, 2014
Sydney Showground, Sydney Olympic Park, Sydney, New South Wales

GAMMA.CON
[url]http://www.gammacon.org/[/url]
May 24, 2014
Hellenic Club, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory

Otakelaide
[url][/url]
To Be Advised
To Be Advised, Adelaide, South Australia

Overload
[url]http://overload.co.nz/[/url]
October 4, 2014
ASB Stadium, Auckland, New Zealand

Oz Comic-Con
[url]http://ozcomiccon.com/[/url]
March 29-30, 2014
Perth Exhibition Centre, Claremont, Western Australia
April 5-6, 2014
Adelaide Showgrounds, Adelaide, South Australia
July 5-6, 2014
Royal Exhibition Building, Melbourne, Victoria
September 6-7, 2014
Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre, Brisbane, Queensland
September 13-14, 2014
Darling Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales

PAX Australia
[url]http://aus.paxsite.com/[/url]
October 31-November 2, 2014
Melbourne Convention Centre, Melbourne, Victoria

SMASH
[url]http://smash.org.au/[/url]
August 9-10, 2014
Rosehill Gardens, Sydney, New South Wales

Supanova Pop Culture Expo
[url]http://supanova.com.au/[/url]
April 4-6, 2013
Gold Coast Convention & Exhibition Centre, Gold Coast, Queensland
April 11-13, 2014
Melbourne Showgrounds, Melbourne, Victoria
June 13-15, 2014
Sydney Showground, Sydney Olympic Park, Sydney, New South Wales
June 20-22, 2014
Perth Convention Exhibition Centre, Perth, Western Australia
November 21-23, 2014
Adelaide Showgrounds, Adelaide, South Australia
November 28-30, 2014
Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre, Brisbane, Queensland

The Madman National Cosplay Championship Grand Final
[url]http://www.madman.com.au/cosplay/[/url]
To Be Advised

WAI-Con
[url]http://wai-con.org/[/url]
March 1-2, 2014
Perth Convention Exhibition Centre, Perth, Western Australia

#2 Sydney2K on 10 years ago

Australian & New Zealand Conventions (by date order)

2014

February

February 1, 2014 [URL="http://armageddonexpo.com/au/"]Armageddon Pulp Culture Expo Oz Trek[/URL], Rydges Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
February 2, 2014 [URL="http://armageddonexpo.com/au/"]Armageddon Pulp Culture Expo Oz Trek[/URL], Sebel Surry Hills, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

March

March 1-2, 2014 [URL="http://www.pulpexpo.com/"]Armageddon Pulp Culture Expo[/URL], Edgar Centre, Dunedin, New Zealand
March 1-2, 2014 [URL="http://wai-con.org/"]WAI-Con[/URL], Perth Convention Exhibition Centre, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
March 8-9, 2014 [URL="http://aicon.org.au/"]Anime Island Convention[/URL], Wrest Point Convention Centre, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
March 8-9, 2014 [URL="http://www.pulpexpo.com/"]Armageddon Pulp Culture Expo[/URL], Addington Raceway, The Stables, Christchurch, New Zealand
March 22, 2014 [URL="http://www.animania.net.au/"]Animania[/URL], Australian Technology Park, Everleigh, New South Wales, Australia
March 29-30, 2014 [URL="http://ozcomiccon.com/"]Oz Comic-Con[/URL], Perth Exhibition Centre, Claremont, Western Australia, Australia

April

April 4-6, 2013 [URL="http://supanova.com.au/"]Supanova Pop Culture Expo[/URL], Gold Coast Convention & Exhibition Centre, Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia
April 11-13, 2014 [URL="http://supanova.com.au/"]Supanova Pop Culture Expo[/URL], Melbourne Showgrounds, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
April 5-6, 2014 [URL="http://ozcomiccon.com/"]Oz Comic-Con[/URL], Adelaide Showgrounds, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia

May

May 24-25, 2014 [URL="http://www.pulpexpo.com/"]Armageddon Pulp Culture Expo[/URL], Claudelands Arena, Hamilton, New Zealand
May 24, 2014 [URL="http://www.gammacon.org/"]GAMMA.CON[/URL], Hellenic Club, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
May 31-June 2, 2014 [URL="http://www.pulpexpo.com/"]Armageddon Pulp Culture Expo[/URL], Westpac Stadium, Wellington, New Zealand

June

June 13-15, 2014 [URL="http://supanova.com.au/"]Supanova Pop Culture Expo[/URL], Sydney Showground, Sydney Olympic Park, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
June 20-22, 2014 [URL="http://supanova.com.au/"]Supanova Pop Culture Expo[/URL], Perth Convention Exhibition Centre, Perth, Western Australia, Australia

July

July 5-6, 2014 [URL="http://ozcomiccon.com/"]Oz Comic-Con[/URL], Royal Exhibition Building, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
To Be Advised [URL="http://avcon.org.au/"]AVCon[/URL], Adelaide Convention Centre, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia

August

August 9-10, 2014 [URL="http://smash.org.au/"]SMASH[/URL], Rosehill Gardens, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

September

September 6-7, 2014 [URL="http://ozcomiccon.com/"]Oz Comic-Con[/URL], Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
September 13-14, 2014 [URL="http://ozcomiccon.com/"]Oz Comic-Con[/URL], Darling Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

October

October 3-5, 2014 [URL="http://www.ebexpo.com.au/"]EB Games Expo[/URL], Sydney Showground, Sydney Olympic Park, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
October 4, 2014 [URL="http://overload.co.nz/"]Overload[/URL], ASB Stadium, Auckland, New Zealand
October 18-19, 2014 [URL="http://www.pulpexpo.com/"]Armageddon Pulp Culture Expo[/URL], Melbourne Showgrounds, Melbourne, Victoria
October 24-27, 2014 [URL="http://www.pulpexpo.com/"]Armageddon Pulp Culture Expo[/URL], Auckland, New Zealand
October 31-November 2, 2014 [URL="http://aus.paxsite.com/"]PAX Australia[/URL], Melbourne Convention Centre, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

November

November 21-23, 2014 [URL="http://supanova.com.au/"]Supanova Pop Culture Expo[/URL], Adelaide Showgrounds, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
November 28-30, 2014 [URL="http://supanova.com.au/"]Supanova Pop Culture Expo[/URL], Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia

To Be Advised

To Be Advised [URL=""]Otakelaide[/URL], Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
To Be Advised [URL="http://www.madman.com.au/cosplay/"]The Madman National Cosplay Championship Grand Final[/URL], To Be Advised, Australia

#3 Sydney2K on 10 years ago

Australian and New Zealand Conventions (by region)

Australia

Australian Capital Territory

Canberra [URL="http://www.gammacon.org/"]GAMMA.CON[/URL], Hellenic Club, May 24, 2014

New South Wales

Everleigh [URL="http://www.animania.net.au/"]Animania[/URL], Australian Technology Park, March 22, 2014
Sydney [URL="http://armageddonexpo.com/au/"]Armageddon Pulp Culture Expo Oz Trek[/URL], Sebel Surry Hills, February 2, 2014
Sydney [URL="http://www.ebexpo.com.au/"]EB Games Expo[/URL], Sydney Showground, Sydney Olympic Park, October 3-5, 2014
Sydney [URL="http://ozcomiccon.com/"]Oz Comic-Con[/URL], Darling Harbour, September 13-14, 2014
Sydney [URL="http://smash.org.au/"]SMASH[/URL], Rosehill Gardens, August 9-10, 2014
Sydney [URL="http://supanova.com.au/"]Supanova Pop Culture Expo[/URL], Sydney Showground, Sydney Olympic Park, June 13-15, 2014

Queensland

Brisbane [URL="http://ozcomiccon.com/"]Oz Comic-Con[/URL], Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre, September 6-7, 2014
Brisbane [URL="http://supanova.com.au/"]Supanova Pop Culture Expo[/URL], Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre, November 28-30, 2014
Gold Coast [URL="http://supanova.com.au/"]Supanova Pop Culture Expo[/URL], Gold Coast Convention & Exhibition Centre, April 4-6, 2013

South Australia

Adelaide [URL="http://avcon.org.au/"]AVCon[/URL], Adelaide Convention Centre, To Be Advised
Adelaide [URL=""]Otakelaide[/URL], To Be Advised
Adelaide [URL="http://ozcomiccon.com/"]Oz Comic-Con[/URL], Adelaide Showgrounds, April 5-6, 2014
Adelaide [URL="http://supanova.com.au/"]Supanova Pop Culture Expo[/URL], Adelaide Showgrounds, November 21-23, 2014

Tasmania

Hobart [URL="http://aicon.org.au/"]Anime Island Convention[/URL], Wrest Point Convention Centre, March 8-9, 2014

Victoria

Melbourne [URL="http://armageddonexpo.com/au/"]Armageddon Pulp Culture Expo Oz Trek[/URL], Rydges Melbourne, February 1, 2014
Melbourne [URL="http://ozcomiccon.com/"]Oz Comic-Con[/URL], Royal Exhibition Building, July 5-6, 2014
Melbourne [URL="http://www.pulpexpo.com/"]Armageddon Pulp Culture Expo[/URL], Melbourne Showgrounds, October 18-19, 2014
Melbourne [URL="http://aus.paxsite.com/"]PAX Australia[/URL], Melbourne Convention Centre, October 31-November 2, 2014
Melbourne [URL="http://supanova.com.au/"]Supanova Pop Culture Expo[/URL], Melbourne Showgrounds, April 11-13, 2014

Western Australia

Claremont [URL="http://ozcomiccon.com/"]Oz Comic-Con[/URL], Perth Exhibition Centre, March 29-30, 2014
Perth [URL="http://supanova.com.au/"]Supanova Pop Culture Expo[/URL], Perth Convention Exhibition Centre, June 20-22, 2014
Perth [URL="http://wai-con.org/"]WAI-Con[/URL], Perth Convention Exhibition Centre, March 1-2, 2014

To Be Advised

[URL="http://www.madman.com.au/cosplay/"]The Madman National Cosplay Championship Grand Final[/URL], To Be Advised

New Zealand

Auckland [URL="http://www.pulpexpo.com/"]Armageddon Pulp Culture Expo[/URL], October 24-27, 2014
Auckland [URL="http://overload.co.nz/"]Overload[/URL], ASB Stadium, October 4, 2014

Christchurch [URL="http://www.pulpexpo.com/"]Armageddon Pulp Culture Expo[/URL], Addington Raceway, The Stables, March 8-9, 2014

Dunedin [URL="http://www.pulpexpo.com/"]Armageddon Pulp Culture Expo[/URL], Edgar Centre, March 1-2, 2014

Hamilton [URL="http://www.pulpexpo.com/"]Armageddon Pulp Culture Expo[/URL], Claudelands Arena, May 24-25, 2014

Wellington [URL="http://www.pulpexpo.com/"]Armageddon Pulp Culture Expo[/URL], Westpac Stadium, May 31-June 2, 2014

#4 black shinigami on 10 years ago

New update! Animania Brisbane 19th september! =D

#5 Danacyrus on 9 years ago

Oh snap.
GenCon dates for 2009 announced.
18-20 September.

During Animania brisbane T__T

#6 Psychol0gist on 9 years ago

Dates and location for Manifest for 2009 announced.

#7 VLC on 9 years ago

and they would be Aug 21st-23rd at the Melbourne Showgrounds

#8 Timmah on 9 years ago

Grh, I'm blind, I didn't read the first post all the way through about errors and mistakes, please delete this.

#9 Heza.ma.chan on 9 years ago

Aw~
No cons while I'm there -pouts-

#10 slykura on 9 years ago

Hi There,

There will be an additional event in Melbourne - The Madman National Cosplay Championship Finals.

This will take place at the beautiful Sebel Hotel - Albert Park on November 14th. There will be an on the day Cosplay Competition in addition to the Madman National Cosplay Championship final.

Vendors and workshops will also take place so be sure to get down there, it'll be a celebration of all things cosplay.

#11 ShadowPounce on 9 years ago

Naw, I only had 2 I was able to go to.

#12 Sydney2K on 9 years ago

Convention list updated with most of the major conventions' dates for 2010.

#13 emah on 8 years ago

perth needs more cons. no fair. :(

#14 Sydney2K on 8 years ago

Finally! With the problems with editing top posts fixed, dates and venues for AVCon, GenconOz and SMASH ahave been updated.

Widya Santoso

#15 Sydney2K on 8 years ago

Schedule updated with 2011 dates.

Widya Santoso