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Arcanacon

http://arcanacon.vurt.net/

Held yearly (around July, although in 2001 is moving to January) in Melbourne. Mostly roleplaying and freeforms. Has a reputation for excellent writing.

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Auran Big Weekend

http://www.thebigweekend.com/

The largest games convention in Queensland, Australia, held on Queensland's May long weekend every year. Combining traditional board games with miniature, role playing and live action games.

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ConOrg

http://homepages.tig.com.au/~genre/conorg98/

An occasional conference for Australian games convention organisers. Copies of papers presented.

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Conquest

http://www.conquest.asn.au/

Held in Melbourne every Easter. Featuring roleplaying, freeforms, miniatures, card and board games. Site includes jargon decoder, help for convention newbies and behind-the-scenes information for tournament organisers.

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DWARFCon

http://www.bad-sports.com/~dwarfcon/

Three day convention of the Dandenong Wargamers and Role-players Federation. Gaming is held in Melbourne's South Eastern Suburbs.

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Jester-Con

http://www.vision.net.au/~mhorton/

Tasmania's only convention, held in Launceston. A two-and-a-half day event. Includes: guest speaker and seminar, LARP, roleplaying, tabletop or miniature games, CCGs, miniature painting competitions, story writing competition and scavenger hunt.

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Necronomicon

http://www.necronomicon.org/

Held yearly (around October) in Sydney, Australia. Specialises in darker roleplaying and freeforms, although does offer a variety of games. Home of the Short Sharp Shocks tournament.

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NotaCon

http://vurt.net/notacon/

A monthly event held in Melbourne, featuring roleplaying and other games. More informal than a regular games convention.

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Pandemonium

http://members.tripod.com/~adelaidegamersassoc/pandemonium/

Adelaide's main games convention. Mostly card games, war games and roleplaying.

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Sydcon

http://www.sydcon.ign.com.au/

Sydney's Easter games convention, featuring roleplaying, wargames and card games.

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Unicon

http://www.vurt.net/~unicon/

Melbourne's cheapest roleplaying convention, organised by the roleplaying societies at Melbourne University and Monash University. Held around October.

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