What we're about

Playing boardgames (and games without boards!) ... we have events for people who like Party games such as Taboo, Scrabble, Pictionary, Apples to Apples etc... and events for those who prefer Strategy board games like Ticket to Ride, Settlers of Catan, Thurn and Taxis etc... Meet people and have fun! For events in and around Melbourne, Australia.

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Upcoming events (5+)

Werbrary Games - Eurogaming in the Werribee Library

Werribee Library

Looking for some Western social table top gaming? We-e-e-e-ll, tell your friends, bring your family (and your favourite cardboard..!) The Werbrary Gaming sessions are up and running! WHAT: Social tabletop gaming for the discerning gentleman and lady. Youths and children must be appropriately accompanied. 4th Saturday of the Month, 10 - 3 Ask me if you have any questions!

Monday Night Boardgames (Formerly Eurogames at Hairy Little Sista)

Come play games with us! This venue is definitely biased towards "euro" style games but any and all games are welcome. Anything that is fun to play and share is welcome! Don't have a game, don't worry. We've got a decent selection, but you're always welcome to bring a game if you would like. Never played a board game before or it's been 20 years? No problem, we'd be happy to show you how to play. We love beginners, because we were all beginners at one point. Life is full of stress, Monday nights at Hairy Little Sista are all about relaxation, comfort and exercise for your brain! The fun starts at 6pm Monday every fortnight. Currently in our Library: Settlers of Catan Power Grid Stone Age Elder Sign Resistance Hanabi Race for the Galaxy Automobile Yspahan King of Tokyo Puerto Rico Ticket to Ride Europe Tsuro 7 Wonders Love Letter Revolver 2 and Terra Mystica Also, thanks to regular participants you'll often see Pandemic, Avalon, and More.. Also, come to a couple of Meetups and Grab your very own discount card for Mindgames in the CBD. For 10% off and other exclusive discounts. Also, for great game coin accessories we encourage you to check out Campaign Coins. www.campaigncoins.com (http://www.campaigncoins.com/)

Gamezilla - board games at Izakaya Chuji Japanese Restaurant

Izakaya Chuji Japanese Restaurant

GAMEZILLA is a popular board game meetup at one of Melbourne's oldest Japanese restaurants, Izakaya Chuji. GAMEZILLA runs two nights a week (Tuesday & Thursday) and attracts between 60 to 80 board gamers each night, be sure to RSVP! Enjoy a game, meet people and take advantage of a 10% discount on food and drinks from the reasonably priced menu. We meet on the second floor of the restaurant. Just walk to the back where the counter is and head up the stairs. If you arrive before 6pm feel free to grab a snack/drink in the restaurant or the sake bar NIHONSHU next door – it’s the door with the red sign. What do we play? We love all modern board games, everything fromTicket to Ride to the latest big Fantasy Flight game. Anything that is fun to play is welcome! You can bring your own games, or choose one from our selection of 150+ games. Cost? We ask for a gold coin donation to contribute to our game library: https://boardgamegeek.com/collection/user/GodzillaGames We also hope you will support the venue with an order of food and or drinks. Thanks! If you are a newcomer, our hosts are happy to teach you, and our regulars are the friendliest folks in Melbourne. We look forward to meeting you! Our sponsors Gamezilla is sponsored by Campaign Coins, makers of fine metal coins for gaming. http://www.campaigncoins.com And Kaiju Beer, monstrously good beers brewed in Melbourne! http://www.kaijubeer.com.au A note about Disability Access: We regret that Gamezilla does not offer disability access at this stage. Our play area is upstairs.

Billabong Boardgamers

Amaroo Neighbourhood Centre


Billabongers are a friendly mob, and all are welcome. We prefer to play Eurogames, rather than party games. The casual rate is only $3 per person: to cover room hire, and heating or cooling. Ask about our annual membership, to enjoy unlimited gaming at a significantly discounted rate. Wheelchair access is from the car park, venue includes disabled toilet. Come join us, and bring your friends.

Past events (1,958)

Gamezilla - board games at Izakaya Chuji Japanese Restaurant

Izakaya Chuji Japanese Restaurant

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