Melbourne Boardgaming Calendar – Jan 2016

Sun 03  EGF, Mt Waverley, from 10am Meetup
Tue 05 Godzilla Games @ Izakaya Chuji Japanese Restaurant Melbourne CBD from 6pm Meetup
Tue 05 Pub Werewolf @ The Local Taphouse, St Kilda from 6:30pm Meetup
Tue 05 Billabong Boardgamers @ Amaroo Neighbourhood Centre, Chadstone from 7pm Meetup
Wed 06 Stranger Gamers, Newport from 6pm Meetup
Thu 07 Dockers @ Good Games Melbourne from 6pm Meetup
Sat 09 Cafe Games @ Celtic Club Melbourne from midday Meetup
Mon 11 Eurogames @ Hairy Little Sister, Melbourne CBD from 6pm Meetup
Tue 12 Godzilla Games @ Izakaya Chuji Japanese Restaurant Melbourne CBD from 6pm Meetup
Tue 12 Billabong Boardgamers @ Amaroo Neighbourhood Centre, Chadstone from 7pm Meetup
Wed 13 Eurogames @ The Royal Standard, West Melbourne from 6pm Meetup
Thu 14 Stranger Gamers, Newport from 6pm Meetup
Thu 14 Dockers @ Good Games Melbourne from 6pm Meetup
Sun 17  EGF, Mt Waverley, from 10am Meetup
Sun 17  NSEG @ the Stolberg, Preston from midday Meetup
Tue 19 Godzilla Games @ Izakaya Chuji Japanese Restaurant Melbourne CBD from 6pm Meetup
Tue 19 Billabong Boardgamers @ Amaroo Neighbourhood Centre, Chadstone from 7pm Meetup
Wed 20 Stranger Gamers, Newport from 6pm Meetup
Thu 21 Dockers @ Good Games Melbourne from 6pm Meetup
Fri 22 – Mon 25 CanCon (Canberra) Meetup
Sat 23  Werbrary Games – Eurogaming in the Werribee Library from 10am Website
Mon 25 Eurogames @ Hairy Little Sister, Melbourne CBD from 6pm Meetup
Tue 26 Godzilla Games @ Izakaya Chuji Japanese Restaurant Melbourne CBD from 6pm Meetup
Tue 26 Billabong Boardgamers @ Amaroo Neighbourhood Centre, Chadstone from 7pm Meetup
Wed 27 Eurogames @ The Royal Standard, West Melbourne from 6pm Meetup
Thu 28 Stranger Gamers, Spottiswoode Hotel from 6pm Meetup
Thu 28 Dockers @ Good Games Melbourne from 6pm Meetup
Sat 30 DB&C, Games Lab Melbourne from 10am Facebook
Sat 30 Melbourne Saturday Gamers, Games Lab Melbourne from 11am Facebook
Sun 31  NSEG @ the Stolberg, Preston from midday Meetup

MeepleCon 2015 Tickets on sale now!

MeepleCon, the annual convention run by Melbourne Meeples is set to hit the Darebin Arts & Entertainment Centre this December 4th til 6th.
There will be a wide selection of games in the freeplay library using the  Melbourne Meeples collection and much much more.
There’s sure to be something for you, if you’re a new player, there’s plenty of friendly gamers willing to teach you games. And if you’re an old hand, it’s a chance to play the games you love and newer games fresh from Essen.
If you’re in Melbourne and love boardgames then you need to be there.
So snap up a ticket here!
For more details, check out the MeepleCon website.
And follow MeepleCon on

Extraordinary Awards

Melbourne Meeples is a participating in the Extraordinary Awards and that means that all it’s members are eligible to nominate games that will form part of the Melbourne Meeples nomination for the awards.
The awards come in two flavours, ‘most popular’ for games that were released at any time and ‘Best new’ for games released in 2015.

Annual General Meeting 2015

It hardly feels like a year has gone by and yet it has.
So its time for the Annual General Meeting of Melbourne Meeples.
The AGM will be held at the Stolberg Beer Cafe (cnr Bell St and Plenty Rd, Preston) from midday on August 9.
To vote or to nominate for a position, you need to have been a full Melbourne Meeples member at least 10 business days before the AGM. So all new members should submit a membership form by July 26th at the latest.
At the AGM, the minutes of the previous AGM, the annual report and financial statements will be presented. Additionally the fees for 2016-2017 will be determined.
Also during the AGM, all of the committee positions will be declared vacant,  nominations will be accepted and elections held.
These positions are:

  • President
  • Vice President
  • Secretary
  • Treasurer
  • Quartermaster

The position descriptions for the above (except Quartermaster) can be found in the Melbourne Meeples Rules.
The Quartermaster is responsible for the keeping and maintaining the Melbourne Meeples games library.
We look forward to seeing you there!