1-2 June 2024

Wellycon 2024 will be return to Tākina over King's Birthday Weekend

50 Cable Street, Te Aro, Wellington 6011

This year the theme game is Catan New Energies!


Borrow a game from the play-to-win table, give it a try, and cross your fingers because these games will be given away as prizes. Check out the list of games!

Hate reading rulebooks? Dozens of these games will be demo'ed at Wellycon. Grab your slot using Aftergame!

Catan National Champs

The Catan National Championship will be hosted at Wellycon 2024. The full details on our Catan Page

Prototype Event

Play-test games that are not quite ready and go into a prize draw for a major prize!

Demo your prototype to get feedback from game enthusiasts!

Games Library

Looking for a game to play? Borrow one of ours. Want a recommendation? Ask a volunteer. Need help learning a game? Put a 'need help' flag on your table. Looking for other players? Use Aftergame to get players to your table. With hundreds of games to borrow and play, we've got you covered. Please bring along your collection just clearly label the outside of the box for any games you add to the library.


We love to run tournaments during Wellycon! Check out the tournament schedule.

We're all set for 2024 but if you'd like to run an event at a future Wellycon please get in touch with our events team.

Looking for something else?

Try your hand at an Intro-to session, delve into the world of Dungeons&Dragons (D&D), Call of Cthulu, Blood on the Clocktower, Table Top gaming and others. Trial sessions run by an experienced gamer, storyteller or Dungeon Master to get you started., or challenge yourself with a tournament against other skilled players. With a diverse selection of events, you're sure to find something that suits your interests.

Events are a great way to make new friends and join new groups. We have a number of free and subsidised events and some that have been crafted specifically for the convention. Check out the Addons on the ticketing website and sign up to try something new and exciting!

Buy, Sell, Swap

Bring your old games to buy, sell, or trade.
Pricing stickers are available to purchase from the front desk. Check out the info page if you still have questions

Game sales

On-site retailers at Wellycon 2024 are Caffeinated Dragon, BeaDnD and Gamersphere. Bespoke Boutique, Goblin Ventures and Mamuku workshop will be selling game related items

Late night

Game on into the night, energy drinks provided!


Ask a volunteer if you need any help. That's what we're there for!

Dr Who

This year there's a Dr Who exhibition on in the building.

Attendees at Wellycon will receive a special branded souvenir die featuring this year's theme game!