Australian Gameschooling Suppliers – Places to Buy Games in Australia

Australian Gameschooling Suppliers – Places to Buy Games in Australia

I put together this list in a gameschooling Facebook group that I am part of (Australian Home Educating Game-schooling) and thought I would share it here as well. I chose two fairly common games to compare the prices of the various stores, and noted the postage costs where possible. A number of these stores also ship to New Zealand.

You can see some of our favourite games for 4-6 Year olds here.

Gameschooling – Best Games for 4-6 Year Olds

INSTORE (Most sell online as well)

Hobby Co

www.hobbyco.com.au

City Flagship Store – 455 George St, Queen Victoria Building, Sydney NSW

Rhodes – Shop 60 IKEA Level, Rhodes Waterside Shopping Centre, 1 Rider Boulevarde, Rhodes NSW

Macarthur – Shop C027 Level1, Macarthur Square Shopping Centre, Gilchrist Drive, Campbelltown NSW

Sleeping Queens (Box) $22.95 Ticket to Ride $79.95

Postage Free over $50

 

Games and Things (No online store)

www.gamesandthings.com.au

Shop 1150 Westfield Miranda, 600 The Kingsway, Miranda NSW

Sleeping Queens $19.95 Ticket to Ride $79.95

 

It’s Berry Necessary (No online store)

https://www.facebook.com/Its-Berry-Necessary-1474123599484523/

Shops 2, 3 & 4, 70 Albert Street, Berry NSW

Sleeping Queens (Box) $22

 

Games Chain

www.gameschain.com.au

Shop 245, Level 2 Westfield Chatswood, 1 Anderson Street, Chatswood NSW

Sleeping Queens $20 Ticket to Ride $80

Postage $9.90, Free for orders over $100

 

Presents of Mind

www.presentsofmind.com.au

QLD Stores in Paddington, Toowong Village, Brookside, Fairfield, Mt Ommaney

Sleeping Queens $19.95 Ticket to Ride $89.95

Postage $10

 

Amazen (Not online at the moment)

www.amazen.com.au

Shop 1, 84 Bulcock St, Caloundra QLD

Shop 4, 166 Main St, Montville QLD

 

Mind Games

www.mindgamesbrisbane.com

www.mindgamesmelbourne.com

Brisbane – Shop 255, Level 2 Myer Centre, Brisbane QLD

Gold Coast – Shop 1063, Level 1 Australia Fair Shopping Centre, Southport QLD

Melbourne – 145 and 244 Swanston St, Melbourne VIC

Sleeping Queens $22.99 Ticket to Ride $79.99 (Sale from $84.99)

Postage $10

 

Games Laboratory

www.gameslaboratory.com.au

328 Little Lonsdale Street, Melbourne VIC

This store has Stay and Play, and a Board Game Library

 

Get Geeked

www.getgeeked.com.au

149 Graham St, Wonthaggi VIC

 

Popcultcha

www.popcultcha.com.au

124 – 128 Moorabool Street, Geelong VIC

Ticket to Ride $89.99

Postage $6.99, Free for orders over $100

 

Cardtastic

www.cardtastic.com.au

38B Scotsburn Avenue, Clayton VIC

Ticket to Ride $68.50

Postage $9

 

Gameology

www.gameology.com.au

12 Eileen Rd, Clayton South VIC

Sleeping Queens (Box) $16.95 Ticket to Ride $59.95 (Sale from $80)

Postage $10 Flat Rate

 

Games World

www.gamesworld.com.au

WA Stores in Belmont, Booragoon, Carousel, Claremont, Joondalup, Karrinyup, Mandurah, Midland, Ocean Keys, Rockingham, Whitfords

VIC Stores in Chadstone, Doncaster, Eastland, Fountain Gate, Highpoint, Northland, Southland, Werribee

Sleeping Queens $22.99 Ticket to Ride $79.99

Postage free for orders over $75

 

143 Books

www.143books.com.au

Shop 9b Canberra Outlet Centre, Fyshwick ACT

Sleeping Queens (Box) $20 Ticket to Ride $90

Postage $15

 

The Games Capital

www.thegamescapital.com.au

38 Garema Place, Canberra ACT

Sleeping Queens $18.70 Ticket to Ride $79.95

Postage $8.90, Free for orders over $100

 

Zing! Pop Culture

www.zingpopculture.com.au

Stores Australia Wide

 

Boutique Toys Stores often stock a number of games for younger children (eg Gamewright, Peaceable Kingdom, Learning Resources)

Kidstuff

Casey’s Toys

Toyworld

Entropy (QLD)

 

ONLINE ONLY

www.gameology.com.au – Sleeping Queens (Box) $16.95 Ticket to Ride $59.95 (Sale from $80) Postage $10 Flat Rate (Warehouse store is listed above)

www.ozgameshop.com – Sleeping Queens (Box) $18.99 Postage $1.99, Free for orders over $50

www.mightyape.com.au – Ticket to Ride $58 (Sale from $79.99) Postage from $4.99

www.teaching.com.au – A good place to find specifically educational games

www.scholastic.com.au – A good place to find specifically educational games. (They also have a few warehouse sales)

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