What’s On: Mar 13 – 19

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This week everything is Awesome with the LEGO Movie 2 finally hitting Australian Cinemas, Xena Warrior Princess on your small screen and Madfest starting it’s 2019 season in Sydney. Here is your complete guide to Everything happening this week in Geek across Australia.

1On Streaming/TV

If you are looking for something to stay indoors this week and Season 5 of Arrested Development on Netflix (on Friday) is not on your watch list then from Thursday Foxtel will be airing Xena: Warrior Princess. Starting from season one, get your Lucy Lawless/Sam Raimi fix every weeknight from 6:30 PM.

2In Cinemas

Everything is Awesome in Cinemas (and selected outdoor/rooftop cinemas) this week with The LEGO Movie 2 out across Australia. Picking up directly after the first movie you can check out our full spoiler-free review later this week.

Also in cinemas, we want to give a shout out to McFlyFest at the Ritz Cinema in Sydney. It’s all Back to Future with the entire trilogy playing back to back on the big screen this Sunday.

3Stuff To Go Do

Looking to head out this week? Kicking off for 2019 is MadFest Anime Festival in Sydney this weekend. Touring the country throughout the year Sydney is first with everything anime culture and brought to you by Madman.

If you are closer to Canberra than Sydney you might already be heading to Goulburn Comic Con at the Goulburn Mulwaree Library on Saturday. We love cons outside the capital cities so make sure you support this one if you are near so it can bigger and better every year!

If you are hunting that hard to find toy or collectable then you might want to checkout the Rockingham Intergalatic Stock Exchange just south of Perth on Sunday. Cosplay is not only welcome but encouraged.

And lastly, if you haven’t been to the Star Wars Exhibition at the Sydney Powerhouse (or even if you have) we are currently giving away a double pass to check out this massive event of official Star Wars awesome. To enter just head over to the competition page.


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16novAll Day10junSTAR WARS™ Identities: The ExhibitionStar Wars Exhibition at the Sydney Powerhouse

06dec(dec 6)1:00 am22apr(apr 22)1:00 amCleverman: The ExhibitionACMI Melbourne Presents

06dec(dec 6)1:00 am22apr(apr 22)1:00 amSuperheroes: Realities CollideACMI Melbourne Presents

20janAll Day19mayCharlie and the Chocolate FactoryStage Play Musical

14febAll Day16marThe SwitchLive Mystery Adventure Perth

11marAll Day13Adventure RoomsAdelaide Fringe Festival

12marAll Day16WerewolvesAdelaide Fringe Festival

12marAll Day14Escape Room - Zombie ApocalypseAdelaide Fringe Festival

12marAll Day17Thrones! The Musical ParodyAdelaide Fringe Festival

12marAll Day17Battle of the Superheroes: The Great Superhero DebateAdelaide Fringe Festival

12marAll Day16Gameshow of ThronesAdelaide Fringe Festival

12marAll Day15Escape Room: The Deadly DiscoveryAdelaide Fringe Festival

13marAll Day16The SwitchLive Mystery Adventure Cairns

13marAll DayDirty DancingAmerican Express Open Air Cinema Yarra Park

13marAll DayThe Breakfast ClubRooftop Cinema Melbourne

13marAll DayPincadia Arcade Strikes

14marAll DayXena Season OneCult Series on Foxtel

14marAll DayPrincess MononokeBrisbane 2019 Studio Ghibli Festival at The Elizabeth

14marAll DayAdult Astronomy Course: Understanding Quantum

14marAll DayDazed and ConfusedRooftop Movies Perth

14marAll Day15Buffy Kills EdwardAdelaide Fringe Festival

15marAll Day09octNASA – A Human AdventureNASA at the Queensland Museum

15marAll Day10 Things I Hate About YouMoonlight Cinema

15marAll Day10 Things I Hate About YouMoonlight Cinema

15marAll Day10 Things I Hate About YouMoonlight Cinema

15marAll DayFORT NITE Battle Royal LIVEAdelaide Fringe Festival

15marAll Day10 Things I Hate About YouMoonlight Cinema

15marAll Day16Club Justice: The Brave and The BrazenAdelaide Fringe Festival

15marAll Day16Late Night Magic at The Sorcerer's BarAdelaide Fringe Festival

16marAll DayThe LEGO Movie 2Moonlight Cinema

16marAll DayBrisbane Arcade Club - Q*Bert

16marAll DayFight ClubRooftop Cinema Melbourne

16marAll DayHeroes Odyssey Games Weekend!Brisbane LARP

16marAll DayThe Clare Valley Concert Band do the Blues BrothersAdelaide Fringe Festival

16marAll DaySouth Australian Roller Derby ExtravaganzaAdelaide Fringe Festival

16marAll DayStargazing: IpswichWorld Science Festival

16marAll DayThe LEGO Movie 2Moonlight Cinema

16marAll DayThe LEGO Movie 2Moonlight Cinema

16marAll DayThe LEGO Movie 2Moonlight Cinema

16marAll Day17Sunshine Coast Brick EventSunshine Coast LEGO

16mar1:00 am1:00 amBrisbane Arcade Club - Q*Bert

16mar(mar 16)4:00 pm17(mar 17)7:00 amWellPlayed Online: March EventBrisbane/Melbourne/Online eSports

17marAll DayPrincess MononokeBrisbane 2019 Studio Ghibli Festival at The Elizabeth

17marAll DayStreet Science: IpswichWorld Science Festival Travelling Roadshow

17marAll DayMCFLYFEST: Back to the Future Marathon!Sydney Ritz Cinema

17marAll DayBox Hill Record and Comic Fair

17marAll DayEscape Room - Zombie ApocalypseAdelaide Fringe Festival

17marAll DayFORT NITE Battle Royal LIVEAdelaide Fringe Festival

17mar12:00 pm7:00 pmPinball Competition Day

18mar9:30 pm10:30 pmThrones 360Australian Game of Thrones Post Show

19mar11:12 am11:12 amTriwizard Tournament Scavenger HuntQUT Quiddich

 


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