Category Archives: Event News

News on upcoming events

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 […]

ABC Shop “Doctor Who Day”

Saturday August 16 will be Doctor Who Day at ABC Shops around Australia. There will be trivia competitions, costume competitions and other giveaways, as well as on-the-day specials. For more information on times, you will need to contact your local ABC shop.  

Deep Breath to Screen in Cinemas

The BBC has announced that the first episode of series 8 – Deep Breath – will be shown in cinemas around the world.  Keep an eye on your local cinema’s website – most likely Hoyts and Village here in Melbourne – for details and screening times. BBC Website:  

Doctor Who Convention Guest Updates

Some great news for us Melbourne Whovians again, with two guest announcements being made over the last week, with both classic and new series guests coming to our shores at the end of the year. Armageddon Expo will be hosting the current companion – Jenna Coleman (Clara Osawald) in October, while First Contact’s Lords of […]

The Science of Doctor Who

Join in the fun of this amazing journey through space and time as comedian Rob Lloyd and his crew explore the mysteries of Doctor Who in an interactive audience experience. Featuring plenty of original scenes from the iconic BBC television series, the pair investigate time travel and teleportation, ask if regeneration is possible, and explain […]