Welcome to Wellington On Board, the home of all types of gaming events in the capital.

This is a friendly gaming group with the aim of enjoying meeting people and having fun.  Anything to do with gaming - playing, designing, creating, rating, collecting - we're into it.  Board games, role playing, table top gaming, war-gaming, whatever your favourite flavour - here you can meet people who are into the same things.

Gaming is one of the growing social activities as people realise the joy of getting to know friends or total strangers a little better over a great board game.  Regular game sessions happen alternate Wednesdays which are aimed at introducing people who haven't yet tried the modern games to something new.  Each session has a host who will welcome you and introduce you to the people and the games.  If you've only played well-known games like Monopoly, Risk and Scrabble, you will find a lot of the games we play at the club unfamiliar, but we are a welcoming bunch and will always be happy to teach games to new players. If you're more familiar with them then feel free to bring your own games along.

If you don't see a suitable session - set one up using 'suggest'! We're always up for a game.

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Recent Meetups

  • 2 days ago · 6:00 PM

    The Forum

    3 Game Fans

    The Forum is a regular get together of gamers which has been going for many years.  We take over the back of the Waterloo pub from 6ish and have a range of ages &... Learn more
  • 3 days ago · 10:30 AM

    Netrunner Wellington Regionals Tournament

    17 Game Fans | 5.00

    It's the Big One before the Big One! It is time for Wellington Regionals. Winner gets a bye at Nationals next month. Alt Art Reina's as the participation prize and a... Learn more
  • 4 days ago · 7:30 PM

    Gaming @ BoardGameRentals with 400+ games

    4 Game Fans

    Play games from our library and others that are brought along. We have lots of games on site for sale - 15% off to WOB members, 20% of profits go to support WOB. Feel... Learn more
  • 5 days ago · 7:00 PM

    Not Going Out

    5 Game Fans

    Welcome to 'Gaming in the'burbs' the second coming..... We are a group or friendly and welcoming gamers that love to play games and have a good time. Attendance is open... Learn more
  • 6 days ago · 5:00 PM

    Board Games Night @ Cerberus Games

    4 Game Fans | 5.00

    Cerberus Games hold board games night every Thursday. We have a selection of Board Games available from our library for players to try out. Please also feel free to... Learn more
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