Our current event:

Wellycon XII – 1st & 2nd June 2019

Wellycon is NZ’s Biggest, Friendliest and entering our 12th year, longest running board games convention!

Come along to experience everything from light-hearted fun games to intense strategic battles.

This year we have some surprises coming for you including world-wide game releases!

Our Sponsors

We couldn’t do this without our sponsors! A huge thank you for making this years event fun and generous for all.

Interested in becoming a sponsor? Then please contact us.

Volunteering @ Wellycon

Wellycon couldn’t be the fun, friendly event that we strive for without our amazing volunteers. This year looking to be a big one, with a new venue, new events and the biggest library of games ever. With all this, comes an upgraded recognition for volunteering, with rewards from $5 Wellybucks through to free entry for the event!

If this excites you as much as it does us, sign up to be a volunteer now! Full details available here

What can you expect at Wellycon?


Tournaments – run by volunteers with prizes supplied by our generous sponsors 

Game Designers area – play-test games still in development by designers local and international

Kids session – we introduce gamers of all ages to something intriguing & new, treasure hunt and special treats for teaching other kids

Late-night Wellycon – late night gaming for a select few!

Mega-game – play a board game with up to 40 people at a time!  Everyone has a role to play as either part of a team or a rogue, all contributing the larger game-play.

See you at Wellycon!

                  – The Wellycon team