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Nerd Con

Nerd Con is coming to Campbelltown! Get ready for a day filled with cosplay, stalls and entertainment on Saturday 2 November from 10am - 4pm at Council's Civic Centre.

Nerd Con

Nerd Con is shaping up to be Campbelltown's largest pop culture festival to date! There will be a variety of stalls, activities, cosplay competition, workshops, an artist zone, variety of food and more!

Event Time Where
 Nerd Con 10am to 4pm Council's Civic Centre
Street Parade 4pm to 5.30pm Departing from Cnr Queen and Broughton Streets, Campbelltown
 Hero Hub 5.30pm to 7pm Koshigaya Park, Campbelltown


Want more info? See below:

What's Happening at Nerd Con?

Nerd Con will include the following:

  • Pop culture stalls
  • Cosplay
  • Food
  • Games zone
  • NERF competition
  • Artist Zone

Nerd Con Stalls 

Pop Culture Stalls
  • Doll and Toy Adoption Centre
  • Hero Huggers by Renny
  • Cassie Barlow 
  • Black Canvas Designz
  • Conchobars Chainmaille Creations 
  • Lucie Mammoe - Illustrator 
  • Sponungysoftandspongy
  • Pens and Needles
  • The Big Shoots
  • South West Horntails 
  • Frostbite Collectables 
  • A&F Pinball Restorations
  • Raptor goes RAWR!
  • Collectors Galaxy 
  • Hivemindless Media 
  • LYV Brooches
  • The Lemonade Stand by Jordan Morpeth 
  • Clarfy Industries 
  • Zoltron Designs
Food Stalls 
  • Alkalizer Nerd Con food deals 
  • Aj's Ice Cream and Slushies 
  • Bar CoCo

Cosplay Competition

Online applications are closed however if you would like to participate in Cosplay, please visit the registration desk inside the Civic Hall on Saturday 2 November before 11am.

There will be three divisions for the Cosplay competition: Group, Individual and Youth (12 years and under). Registration will open form 10.00am to 11.30am. 

  •   Group Entry Prize - $250
  •   Individual Entry Prize - $100 
  •   Youth Entry Prize - $50 

The Artist Zone

Talented artists are encouraged to express their interest in having a display or stall in The Artist Zone at Nerd Con. If you are interested please click the link below.

Register your interest for The Artist Zone

Street Parade

Winners of the cosplay competition will be invited to cruise down Queen Street as part of the parade on board the 'We Could be Heroes' Council float!

All other cosplayers are encouraged to show off their creations and walk the parade path following the council float.  

Note: Cosplayers who want to walk in the parade are required to register as an individual in the parade. Please register below

Register for Parade

Hero Hub

Following on from the parade at approx. 5.30pm to 7pm in Koshigaya Park, Campbelltown, heroes of the parade will gather for a meet and greet. This is an opportunity for all community members to get up close and meet some famous and local heroes!

Further information will be available shortly.

Nerd Con Program

Activities from 10.00am to 4.00pm
  • Gaming Lounges 
  • Table tops games 
  • Speed Nerf Challenge
Cosplay Competition

Registrations will open from 10.00am - 11.30am 

  • Youth - 12pm 
  • Groups - 1pm 
  • Individual - 2pm 
The Comic Strip from 10.00am to 4.00pm
  • Sorab Del Rio 
  • Airbrush Billy 
  • Lachlan - Judd Comics 
  • Matthew Lin 
  • Karen Beilharz
  • Black Canvas Designz
Comic Book Competitions from 10.00am to 4.00pm 
  • Colouring in Comic Cover 
  • Design your own Comic Cover

Date and time

  • Saturday 02 November 2019 / 10.00AM - 4.00PM
    Past Event

Suitable for

Toddlers 0-4Kids 5-11Youth 12-17Young Adults 18 -24FamiliesAdultsSeniorsEveryone


This is a free event

Booking information

Bookings are not required for this event

Event category: Major Events
91 Queen St, Campbelltown 2560
Get directions

Location: 91 Queen St, Campbelltown 2560

Transport: Campbelltown train station is within walking distance of the Civic Centre.

Phone: 4645 4926


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