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Highlighting the best of the Australian & New Zealand Indie scene, the PAX Aus Indie Showcase brings select titles chosen by industry vets to the show floor.

Submissions are now open for any Aussie or Kiwi developers who would like their games to be considered, where six titles will be chosen after the 6th of July closing date. If you would like to submit your game, simple follow this link.

We’ve teamed up with Virgin Australia to offer discounts for those who plan to travel interstate to get to PAX Aus this year!

From the 1st of February to the 2nd of April, you will be able to get the following discounts:

5% discount applies to select saver fares
10% discount applies to select flexi fares
15% discount applies to select business class fares

These discounts are valid for domestic travel to and from Melbourne between the 24th of October to the 9th of November.

To get these discounts, simply use the promo code HJP26 via the promo code box when booking your flight through the Virgin Australia website – http://www.virginaustralia.com

To make PAX Aus 2014 bigger and better, we are expanding the local Australian team that work on the show!

We are looking for an Account Manager, someone who lives and breathes gaming, whether that be console, PC, mobile or tabletop. They will be responsible for building and maintaining key exhibitor and sponsor relationships involving lots of face to face time and outside business hours networking, assisting clients in finding real time solutions that add value to their business.

Working for the ReedPOP team based in Sydney, Australia, you must have the ability to communicate and work well in a team environment, as well as on an individual basis.

If you’re interested in the role, click here for further details and information on how to apply!

Fresh off our announcement of the new dates and venue, registration to PAX Aus 2014 is now open!

There are a few differences this year to take note of:

- BYOC badges are now an additional purchase, so if you’re keen on having an allocated space for your PC in the BYOC area, you’ll need to purchase the BYOC badge AND the three day badge too.
- We have a new badge type this year, for those travelling from across the oceans to attend our show. International three day badges are available to anyone outside of Australia, to give them at least a chance to make travel plans.
- If you are worried about accommodation, we’ve bulk booked heaps of hotel rooms in Melbourne CBD close to the venue. Click here to see what’s available for PAX Aus attendees.

Be sure to follow annoucements and updates via our Facebook or Twitter pages, and we’ll see you at PAX Aus next year!

Get ready, as PAX Australia will be returning to Melbourne in 2014 at a new time of the year and in a new venue!

The show will be moving to the larger Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre, and will be held from October 31st to November 2nd, 2014. With this venue change, we’re able to triple the size of our theatre spaces for next year, and there are exciting plans in the works for more international content and personalities to attend the show!

Stay tuned to our Facebook and Twitter pages for more details on when tickets will be going on sale!



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