Freeplay 2018 Venues

ACMI

Federation Square, Melbourne VIC 3000

The Australian Centre for the Moving Image is Australia’s national museum of film, video games, digital culture and art.

ACMI

  • Tue 22: ACMI Conversations
  • Wed 23: Screening: “Branching Paths”
  • Thu 24: Screening: “The CheckPoint Series: Feature”
  • Sat 26 & Sun 27: Freeplay 2018 Conference
  • Sun 27: Freeplay 2018 Awards Ceremony

ACMI Cafe & Bar

Federation Square, Melbourne VIC 3000

Visit ACMI Cafe & Bar for dinner and drinks before seeing a exhibition, film or event. Featuring a seasonal menu and share plates.

ACMI Cafe & Bar


acmi X

Level 4/2 Kavanagh St, Southbank VIC 3006

Designed by award-winning architects Six Degrees, acmi X is a 60-seat co-working space in the Southbank Arts Precinct that opens fresh pathways in creative collaboration, positioning ACMI at the forefront of 21st century museum practice around the world.

acmi X

  • Fri 25: Boardgames Up Late

Testing Grounds

1 City Rd, Southbank VIC 3006

Testing Grounds is a temporary space for creative practices encompassing art, performance and design.

Testing Grounds

  • Sat 26: Freeplay x Hovergarden: The Night Market Party?

Bar SK

90 Smith Street, Collingwood VIC 3066

BAR SK is a small boutique bar/gallery space for new and playful media that embraces a DIY aesthetic.

Bar SK

  • Freeplay 2018 Exhibition

PlayReactive Theatre

123 Church Street, Richmond VIC 3121

PlayReactive is a play-making studio who make all sorts of interactive experiences, from video games to large-scale immersive theatre.

PlayReactive Theatre

  • Thu 24: PlayReactive’s Gameshow

ACMI

Fed Square, Melbourne

  • Tue 22: ACMI Conversations
  • Wed 23: Screening: "Branching Paths"
  • Thu 24: Screening: "The CheckPoint Series: Feature"
  • Sat 26 & Sun 27: Freeplay 2018 Conference
  • Sun 27: Freeplay 2018 Awards Ceremony

acmi X

Level 4/2 Kavanagh St, Southbank

  • Fri 25: Boardgames Up Late

Testing Grounds

1 City Rd, Southbank

  • Sat 26: Freeplay x Hovergarden: The Night Market Party?

Library at The Dock

Level 2, 107 Victoria Harbour Promenade, Docklands

  • Wed 23: Workshop: "Theatre"
  • Thu 24: Workshop: "Twine Games"
  • Thu 24: Workshop: "Zine Making"
  • Thu 24: Workshop: "Alt Control"

Bar SK

90 Smith St, Collingwood

  • Tue 22 - Sun 27: Freeplay 2018 Exhibition at Bar SK

PlayReactive Theatre

123 Church St, Richmond

  • Thu 24: PlayReactive's Gameshow

Freeplay acknowledges and pays respect to the Wurundjeri people of the Kulin Nation, the Traditional Custodians of the Land upon which the festival takes place.
We pay respect to their Elders past and present.