Category Archives: Event News

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The Woman Who Fell to Earth in Cinemas

Sharmill Films have announced that selected cinemas will be screening the opening episode of season 11 – The Woman Who Fell to Earth. The episode will be Jodie Whittaker’s first full appearance as The Doctor. The cinema presentation will also include behind the scenes footage including interviews with Jodie Whittaker, showrunner Chris Chibnall and the […]

Lords of Time 4 – with Catherine Tate

First Contact Conventions have announced that they will be holding a one-off convention with Catherine Tate (who played companion Donna Noble) in November. Coinciding with when Catherine Tate is in town for her stage show on November 17th, this event will have more of a Doctor who focus, with a Q&A panel, autograph opportunities and […]

Who’s Who Postponed

Unfortunately Culture Shock Event’s Doctor Who convention has been postponed until 2019. No date has been set, but they are looking at a mid-2019 date. According to their Facebook post, the event and their Star Trek event – Final Frontiers, has been postponed due to a lack of ticket sales. “After discussions with the guests […]

Who’s Who: Graeme Harper Added

A third guest has been added to Culture Shock’s Who’s Who convention. Graeme Harper is unique in that he has directed both classic and new series episodes of Doctor Who – having worked with Peter Davison and Colin Baker in the classic series, and David Tennant in the new series. Graeme has also worked on […]

Who’s Who: Dan Starkey Added

Dan Starkey has been added as a guest for Culture Shock Event’s upcoming Who’s Who convention. Dan Starkey is best known for his recurring role as Strax in Doctor Who, but has also played a number of other characters in the show – mainly of the Sonatran race. Dan will be joining Caitlin Blackwood (Young […]

Peter Capaldi Coming to Supanova Melbourne

Supanova Comic Con and Gaming has announced their first guest for 2018. And what a huge guest it is to be, especially for us Doctor Who fans! None other than the 12th Doctor himself, Peter Capaldi will be coming to the Melbourne and Gold Coast shows in 2018. The announcement was made via a live […]

Shada to be shown in Australian Cinemas

Selected cinemas around Australia will be showing the previously abandoned story Shada starring Tom Baker and Lalla Ward on the weekend of November 24-26. The previously uncompleted scenes have been bought back to life using animation. The new version will consist of original footage upscaled to high-definition, combined with the new animation sequences. For more […]

John Barrowman Coming to Melbourne

John Barrowman will be returning to Melbourne on January 16th next year to perform his only Australian show. In an evening of song and stories, John will surely be as entertaining as always. Tickets go on sale on Monday 30th October @ 9:00 am. However, Ticketmaster is holding a pre-sale on Thursday at 10:00 am […]

Queer Expo This Weekend

Australia’s first-ever LGBTI+ and Queer friendly pop-culture event is on this weekend at the Melbourne Showgrounds on both Saturday and Sunday. A Celebration of Diversity in all its forms, Queer Expo brings VIP Celebrity Guests and Ticket Holders together to Celebrate Hope, love and equally without discrimination. Aside from celebrity guests, there will be panels, […]

DWCV at Oz Comic-Con

We have all the details you need to know about the Doctor Who Club of Victoria at Oz Comic-Con! Where you’ll Find Us: You’ll find us in the Fanclub section, booth C04, in-between the Rebel Region/501st and the Jurassic Park car exhibition. Just look for the TARDIS! Or download the floor-plan here. Speaking of the […]