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And the new Doctor is… Peter Capaldi

Daleks at The Astor

The Astor Theatre in St. Kilda has the 1960s Peter Cushing Dalek movies as a double feature on Saturday, August 3rd from 7:30pm (session finishes around 10:50pm) See Dr Who and the Daleks and Daleks – Invasion Earth 2150AD as they were meant to be seen – on the big screen! More information and tickets […]

DWCV AGM this Saturday, July 27th

A reminder that this Saturday’s DWCV meeting includes the club’s AGM, which will commence at 12:20pm The rest of the day will continue our theme of ’50 Years of Doctor Who‘, this time focussing on the Colin Baker and McCoy eras. The July meeting runs midday – 4pm (please note earlier start time) at the […]

The search is on for a new Doctor…

  This announcement follows a leaked BBC e-mail stating Series 8 was scheduled for August 2014, would be 12 episodes and would feature a new Doctor. The Doctor will regenerate in the Christmas Special, not in the 50th anniversary special. The full text of the BBC announcement, including quotes from Matt Smith and Steven Moffat […]

Doctor Who on the big screen again…

Doctor Who is taking to cinema screens again on the weekend of June 1-2 with screenings of Season 7 episodes Asylum of the Daleks and The Angels Take Manhattan. In Victoria, the screenings are at Village Cinemas and tickets can be booked now.  Session times below – more information at Village Cinemas. Knox, Southland and Sunshine […]

Doctor Who night at ABC Shop Chadstone this Monday!

ABC Shops around Australia are hosting a Doctor Who night on Monday, May 20th to celebrate 50 years of adventures in space and time! The event includes loads of activities for all ages: Trivia for everyone Come dressed as your favourite character Competitions and prizes Special offers In Victoria, the only shop involved is Chadstone – details […]

Lords of Time – back for more … and still more!

Lords of Time 1 has been and gone (in Melbourne, at least) and what a great weekend it was! I’m sure everyone who went along had as much fun as we did and will agree the guests were wonderful!  Thanks to First Contact Conventions for making it happen!  Hello to everyone who stopped past the […]

David Tennant and Billie Piper to return for 50th Anniversary special

The BBC have announced that David Tennant and Billie Piper will appear in the Doctor Who 50th Anniversary special. John Hurt has also been cast in an unspecified role. It appears the announcement has been made now due to an inadvertent ‘leak’ by Doctor Who Magazine – the latest issue (which contains the cast information) was […]

Trailer and Prequel video for The Bells of Saint John

The BBC have released an extended trailer specifically for The Bells of Saint John, as well as a short prequel video for the episode. Don’t forget the new episodes start on ABC1 @ 7:30pm on Easter Sunday!

New episodes fast-tracked to Australia!

The ABC have confirmed Series 7b will commence on Sunday, March 31st (Easter Sunday) at 7:30pm on ABC1 with The Bells of Saint John. This is less than 24 hours after the UK premiere on March 30th, and is the swiftest fast-tracking the ABC have ever provided for screenings on terrestrial television.