Category: Gaming Calendar

What’s Happening in June

Winter is almost upon us! Brrrrr! But it’s the perfect time to head out and play even more boardgames!

Onto our regular events, BitW (Board in the West) will be on Friday June 7th from at 6pm at the Point Cook Community Learning Centre.

BitE (Board in the East) is on at the Amaroo Neighbourhood Centre in Chadstone on Friday June 14th from 6pm. 

June is a rare triple month for NSEG is at the Croxton from 12pm running 3 times this month on Sunday June 2nd, 16th and 30th. Come along to play your old favourites and maybe some new games over a great meal.

We will be at Watsonia Library again for Games After Dark on Thursday June 20th from 6.30pm. Join us for some board games suitable for all ages!

The Devonshire Society is back in Fairfield, this time on Sunday 23rd June, running 12.30 – 5.30pm. Come for a chill day of games, chat, tea and scones with some lovely people.

Board to Death  has moved to the third Thursday of the month, so is on is back on Thursday June 20th from 7pm at True North, Coburg. If you would like to enjoy one of True North Osteria’s delicious meals, don’t forget the evening menu starts from 3.30pm, so you can arrive earlier for a meal before starting all the gaming fun!

Evergreen Games this Saturday

We are all ready to welcome you at the Evergreen Games. Between our wonderful partners, and supporters, we have managed to snag some amazing prizes. There is going to be something for everyone whether it’s the latest Stonemaier game, or vouchers to shop, or new experiences for you and your friends. 
Evergreen Games will be held on Saturday May 4 from 12pm at the Clyde Hotel, Carlton

Devonshire is Back!

Devonshire Society logo. A green and gold tea cup sits on a dish with dice resting in a golden teaspoon . A pink flower pattern sits in the background and a blue banner sits above with the text "The Devonshire Society"

Great news for Devonshire Society fans! Get your diaries out to make sure you don’t miss out on our first gathering for 2024 on Saturday April 13.

We will be back at the Fairfield Community Room (right next to the Fairfield Library). The room sits right on the main street of Fairfield (Station St), surrounded by an assortment of shops, restaurants and cafes, is right next to the library, and there is parking nearby,

After reviewing feedback from attendees, we’re going to try and adding in some events on Sunday, to see what the interest/attendance is. We are excited for the changes we have in store for our women-only event this year, so keep an eye out for more news.

Location: Fairfield Community Room, 84 Arthur St, Fairfield (It is accessible via both Station St and Arthur St)
Date: Saturday 13th April
Time: 11am – 6pm
Cost: $10 non-members, $5 members – includes tea/coffee and devonshire afternoon tea.

Hope to see as many of you there as possible!

Melbourne Boardgaming Calendar – July 2017


Hey check out all the great gaming events in and around Melbourne in July!

Sat 01 The Discerning Boardgamer House of War, Ringwood Meetup
Sun 02 NSEG Stolberg Beer Cafe, Preston Meetup
Sun 02 EGF Wadam House, Mt Waverley Meetup
Tue 04 Gamezilla Izakaya Chuji Japanese Restaurant, Melbourne Meetup
Tue 04 Werewolf The Local Taphouse, St Kilda Meetup
Tue 04 Billabong Amaroo Neighbourhood Centre, Chadstone Meetup
Wed 05 Weribee Plaza BGN Werribee Plaza Library, Werribee Meetup
Wed 05 Stranger Spottiswoode Hotel Meetup
Thu 06 Dockers Games Laboratory, Melbourne Meetup
Thu 06 Gamezilla Izakaya Chuji Japanese Restaurant, Melbourne Meetup
Sat 08 Cafe Games The Celtic Club, Melbourne Meetup
Mon 10 Monday Night Boardgames Games Laboratory, Melbourne Meetup
Tue 11 Gamezilla Izakaya Chuji Japanese Restaurant, Melbourne Meetup
Tue 11 Billabong Amaroo Neighbourhood Centre, Chadstone Meetup
Wed 12 Cardboard City The Metropolitan Hotel, North Melbourne Meetup
Thu 13 Stranger Spottiswoode Hotel Meetup
Thu 13 Dockers Games Laboratory, Melbourne Meetup
Thu 13 Gamezilla Izakaya Chuji Japanese Restaurant, Melbourne Meetup
Sat 15 Adult Games of Mernda The Bridge Inn Hotel, Mernda Facebook
Sun 16 NSEG Stolberg Beer Cafe, Preston Meetup
Sun 16 Goblin The Dancing Dog, Footscray Meetup
Sun 16 EGF Wadam House, Mt Waverley Meetup
Tue 18 Gamezilla Izakaya Chuji Japanese Restaurant, Melbourne Meetup
Tue 18 Billabong Amaroo Neighbourhood Centre, Chadstone Meetup
Wed 19 Stranger Spottiswoode Hotel Meetup
Thu 20 Dockers Games Laboratory, Melbourne Meetup
Thu 20 Gamezilla Izakaya Chuji Japanese Restaurant, Melbourne Meetup
Sat 22 Werbary Werribee Library, Werribee Meetup
Sat 24/Sun 25 Australian Boardgaming Tournaments Games Laboratory, Melbourne Website
Mon 24 Monday Night Boardgames Games Laboratory, Melbourne Meetup
Tue 25 Gamezilla Izakaya Chuji Japanese Restaurant, Melbourne Meetup
Tue 25 Billabong Amaroo Neighbourhood Centre, Chadstone Meetup
Wed 26 Cardboard City The Metropolitan Hotel, North Melbourne Meetup
Thu 27 Stranger Spottiswoode Hotel Meetup
Thu 27 Dockers Games Laboratory, Melbourne Meetup
Thu 27 Gamezilla Izakaya Chuji Japanese Restaurant, Melbourne Meetup
Fri 28 Goblin The Dancing Dog, Footscray Meetup
Sun 30 NSEG Stolberg Beer Cafe, Preston Meetup

Melbourne Boardgaming Calendar – May 2017


May sees Melbourne host 42 events… but you probably wont be able to get to every single one of those. You might have to make some tough choices…. check it out.

Mon 01 Monday Night Boardgames Games Laboratory, Melbourne Meetup
Tue 02 Gamezilla Izakaya Chuji Japanese Restaurant, Melbourne Meetup
Tue 02 Werewolf The Local Taphouse, St Kilda Meetup
Tue 02 Billabong Amaroo Neighbourhood Centre, Chadstone Meetup
Wed 03 Cardboard City The Metropolitan Hotel, North Melbourne Meetup
Wed 03 Weribee Plaza BGN Werribee Plaza Library, Werribee Meetup
Thu 04 Dockers Games Laboratory, Melbourne Meetup
Thu 04 Gamezilla Izakaya Chuji Japanese Restaurant, Melbourne Meetup
Thu 04 Stranger Spottiswoode Hotel Meetup
Sat 06 Altona Meadows Altona Meadows Library, Altona Meadows Meetup
Sat 06 The Discerning Boardgamer House of War, Ringwood Meetup
Sat 06 Dice, Boards & Cards Games Laboratory, Melbourne Facebook
Sun 07 EGF Wadam House, Mt Waverley Meetup
Sun 07 Southern Boardgames Tudor Inn Hotel, Cheltenham Meetup
Sun 07 NSEG Stolberg Beer Cafe, Preston Meetup
Tue 09 Gamezilla Izakaya Chuji Japanese Restaurant, Melbourne Meetup
Tue 09 Billabong Amaroo Neighbourhood Centre, Chadstone Meetup
Wed 10 Stranger Spottiswoode Hotel Meetup
Thu 11 Dockers Games Laboratory, Melbourne Meetup
Thu 11 Gamezilla Izakaya Chuji Japanese Restaurant, Melbourne Meetup
Sat 13 Cafe Games The Celtic Club, Melbourne Meetup
Sun 14 Kaiju! Beer & Board Games Izakaya Chuji Japanese Restaurant, Melbourne Facebook
Mon 15 Monday Night Boardgames Games Laboratory, Melbourne Meetup
Tue 16 Gamezilla Izakaya Chuji Japanese Restaurant, Melbourne Meetup
Tue 16 Billabong Amaroo Neighbourhood Centre, Chadstone Meetup
Wed 17 Cardboard City The Metropolitan Hotel, North Melbourne Meetup
Thu 18 Stranger Spottiswoode Hotel Meetup
Thu 18 Dockers Games Laboratory, Melbourne Meetup
Thu 18 Gamezilla Izakaya Chuji Japanese Restaurant, Melbourne Meetup
Sun 21 NSEG Stolberg Beer Cafe, Preston Meetup
Sat 21 Goblin The Dancing Dog, Footscray Meetup
Sun 21 EGF Wadam House, Mt Waverley Meetup
Tue 23 Gamezilla Izakaya Chuji Japanese Restaurant, Melbourne Meetup
Tue 23 Billabong Amaroo Neighbourhood Centre, Chadstone Meetup
Wed 24 Stranger Spottiswoode Hotel Meetup
Thu 25 Dockers Games Laboratory, Melbourne Meetup
Thu 25 Gamezilla Izakaya Chuji Japanese Restaurant, Melbourne Meetup
Sat 27 Werbary Werribee Library, Werribee Meetup
Mon 29 Monday Night Boardgames Games Laboratory, Melbourne Meetup
Tue 30 Gamezilla Izakaya Chuji Japanese Restaurant, Melbourne Meetup
Tue 30 Billabong Amaroo Neighbourhood Centre, Chadstone Meetup
Wed 31 Cardboard City The Metropolitan Hotel, North Melbourne Meetup

Melbourne Boardgaming Calendar – Apr 2017


Discover all of the great boardgaming events that occur in Melbourne in April 2017.

Sat 01 The Discerning Boardgamer House of War, Ringwood Meetup
Sun 02 EGF Wadam House, Mt Waverley Meetup
Sun 02 Southern Boardgames Tudor Inn Hotel, Cheltenham Meetup
Mon 03 Monday Night Boardgames Games Laboratory, Melbourne Meetup
Tue 04 Gamezilla Izakaya Chuji Japanese Restaurant, Melbourne Meetup
Tue 04 Werewolf The Local Taphouse, St Kilda Meetup
Tue 04 Billabong Amaroo Neighbourhood Centre, Chadstone Meetup
Wed 05 Cardboard City The Metropolitan Hotel, North Melbourne Meetup
Wed 05 Weribee Plaza BGN Werribee Plaza Library, Werribee Meetup
Thu 06 Gamezilla Izakaya Chuji Japanese Restaurant, Melbourne Meetup
Thu 06 Dockers Games Laboratory, Melbourne Meetup
Thu 06 Stranger Spottiswoode Hotel Meetup
Sat 08 Cafe Games The Celtic Club, Melbourne Meetup
Sun 09 NSEG Stolberg Beer Cafe, Preston Meetup
Tue 10 Gamezilla Izakaya Chuji Japanese Restaurant, Melbourne Meetup
Tue 10 Billabong Amaroo Neighbourhood Centre, Chadstone Meetup
Wed 12 Stranger Spottiswoode Hotel Meetup
Thu 13 Gamezilla Izakaya Chuji Japanese Restaurant, Melbourne Meetup
Thu 13 Dockers Games Laboratory, Melbourne Meetup
Fri 14 OzBunnyCon Mt Waverley Youth Centre Website
Sat 15 OzBunnyCon Mt Waverley Youth Centre Website
Sun 16 OzBunnyCon Mt Waverley Youth Centre Website
Mon 17 OzBunnyCon Mt Waverley Youth Centre Website
Mon 17 Monday Night Boardgames Games Laboratory, Melbourne Meetup
Tue 18 Gamezilla Izakaya Chuji Japanese Restaurant, Melbourne Meetup
Tue 18 Billabong Amaroo Neighbourhood Centre, Chadstone Meetup
Wed 19 Cardboard City The Metropolitan Hotel, North Melbourne Meetup
Thu 20 Gamezilla Izakaya Chuji Japanese Restaurant, Melbourne Meetup
Thu 20 Stranger Spottiswoode Hotel Meetup
Thu 20 Dockers Games Laboratory, Melbourne Meetup
Sat 22 Werbary Werribee Library, Werribee Meetup
Sun 23 NSEG Stolberg Beer Cafe, Preston Meetup
Tue 25 Gamezilla Izakaya Chuji Japanese Restaurant, Melbourne Meetup
Tue 25 Billabong Amaroo Neighbourhood Centre, Chadstone Meetup
Wed 26 Stranger Spottiswoode Hotel Meetup
Thu 27 Gamezilla Izakaya Chuji Japanese Restaurant, Melbourne Meetup
Thu 27 Dockers Games Laboratory, Melbourne Meetup
Sat 29 Goblin The Dancing Dog, Footscray Meetup

Melbourne Boardgaming Calendar Jan 2017


Welcome to 2017! Here’s what’s going on in Melbourne in January.
There’s over 35 events across the 30 days of January.
A few events have changed their names, Eurogames at Hairy Little Sista is now Monday Night Boardgames, while urbangamer is now The Discerning Boardgamer.
Plus there’s a new group Adult Gamers of Mernda and Surrounds!