AVCON is a not-for-profit event organised and run by a dedicated group of volunteers known as Team AVCon. Team AVCon is focused on supporting the local and interstate anime and gamer community. This includes the promotion of independent and grass-roots designers, developers and producers.
2016 Guest Announcement
A voice actress and ADR director, best known for the role of Winry Rockbell in Fullmetal Alchemist, Caitlin has been working in the anime industry since 2004. In 2008, Caitlin directed the widely popular fan-favorite, Ouran High School Host Club, as well as playing Haruhi Fujioka. Caitlin also lends her voice to Rose in Tales of Zestiria, Elma in Xenoblade Chronicles X, Cammy White & Decapre in the Street Fighter IV and Street Fighter V series of video games.
Other well-known roles include Petra in Attack on Titan, Diancie in Pokémon’s Diancie and the Cocoon of Destruction, Hannah in Black Butler II, Miria in Baccano, Satellizer in Freezing, Vivi in One Piece, Evergreen in Fairy Tail, Yakumo in School Rumble, and Kim in Soul Eater.
South Australia’s largest Cosplay Competition showcases the best local talent. We’re taking it up a notch with new rules, and new competitors.
An exciting new player is entering the game for 2016, stay tuned for our biggest gaming announcement yet.
Anime screenings direct from Japan, we are showcasing the best and fairest anime from Shojo to Josei.
AVCon prides itself on being a family friendly event, therefore for the 2016 festival will be offering discounted tickets for family groups. The Family pack includes 4 passes, for 2 adults and 2 children between the ages of 10 and 15 (children under 10 receive free admission). All individuals must be present at the time of purchase and older children may be asked to present a high school concession card to prove they are under 15 years of age.
AVCON would not exist without the help we continue to receive from our generous sponsors.