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Doctor Who Festival: Billie Piper, Sylvester McCoy Added

Additional guests have been added for the Doctor Who Festival in November. Billie Piper (Rose Tyler) and Sylvester McCoy (7th Doctor) have been announced. Other guests added to the line-up include Dan Starkey (Strax), Jon Davey (has played several monsters in the series) and Gary Russell (script editor). Our favourite Melbourne comedian Rob Lloyd will […]

Beyond the Pages: Cosplay Closing Party

The Melbourne City Library will be holding a cosplay closing party for their “Beyond the Pages” event on Saturday 26th September (sorry for the short notice, we only just found out about this one!). The party involves a Harry Potter Yule ball, and a debate between fans of Doctor Who and Star Trek. Entry is free, […]

Beta Bar – Doctor Who Party

The Beta Bar is holding a Doctor Who Party on Friday 18th September (7pm-3am) to celebrate the beginning of Season 9. Discounted entry for those in costume, competitions and Doctor Who themed cocktails. The Beta Bar is a gaming bar which combines card/board games, video games and bar. A great place to meet and hang […]

AMC Expo – Richard Franklin and Jemma Redgrave

Doctor Who actors Richard Franklin [Captain Mike Yates in the classic series] and Jemma Redgrave [Kate Lethbridge-Stewart in the new series] will be in attendance as guests for this year’s AMC Expo. AMC Expo was previously known as Armageddon Expo and will take place over the weekend of 17th/18th of October at the Royal Melbourne […]

Doctor Who Festival coming to Australia

Some of you may have heard of the official convention, Doctor Who Festival which is happening in London in November. Well it appears that London is not the only place that Peter Capaldi will be stopping in November. The BBC have announced that the Doctor Who Festival will also be coming to Sydney and Auckland. […]

Oz Comic-Con this Weekend

It’s that time of the year again. Oz Comic-Con is on again this weekend. This year it makes a return to the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre (opposite Crown Casino). We will also be in attendance, so drop by and say hello! For more information and tickets visit the Oz Comic-Con website or we also […]

Doctor Who Pop-Up Shop Super Sunday

The Doctor Who Pop-Up Shop will be holding a Super Sunday this weekend – Sunday 21 December – with big discounts on a a range of products, just in time for last-minute Christmas shopping. Some of the discounts available include: 25% off polo shirts 15% off selected stationary items 15% off selected homewares 10% off […]

Doctor Who Pop-Up Shop Returns to Melbourne

The Doctor Who Pop-Up Shop has made it’s return to Melbourne, opening from today and remaining open until January 4, 2015. Packed with Doctor Who goodies of all types, and to suit all kinds, it’s a dangerous place to be if you want to save money! The shop is located at Shop E09/E10, Galleria, 343 […]

Whovian Parade on this Weekend

As if our Anniversary / Christmas Party isn’t enough, there will be another Doctor Who based event on this weekend – on Sunday 23 November. An event has been organized on Facebook to gather Doctor Who fans to march through the city and celebrate the anniversary. Starting at around 12:30pm at Carlton Gardens, the parade […]

Armageddon Expo This Weekend

Don’t forget that Armageddon Expo is on again this weekend, with none other than the current Doctor Who companion – Jenna Coleman – in attendance. This is a rare chance to meet a current companion! We’ll also be there as part of the Lords of Time 3/First Contact Conventions booth, so drop by and say […]