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KaiCon ’24 Melbourne – STA Holiday Program

November 1 @ 10:00 am - November 4 @ 5:00 pm

Kaiga Convention (KaiCon)

This annual event celebrates Anime, Art, Pop Culture, Cosplay and Idols in Gaming and Entertainment. KaiCon’s main feature is the Artist Alley, showcasing talented and unique fandom inspired artwork as well as exhibitors and small businesses. There are also Cosplay Tournaments with prizes and trophies, anime screening and more!

This is for you if….

  • You love Anime, Pop Culture and Cosplay
  • You want the chance to engage more in the anime community
  • You want to find unique works from talented artists and creators for your collection

When and where

This STA will run from the 1st to the 4th of November. With KaiCon taking place on the 2nd and 3rd at the Melbourne Showgrounds.

What’s included:

  • Accommodation
  • 24/7 Support by our experienced COACHES
  • Convention entry
  • Meals and travel

Why and Outcomes

Our STA Holiday Program is designed to improve your social skills and develop your involvement with like-minded members of your favourite communities. This is a chance to meet and interact with YOUR people in a safe environment built around the Love for Anime and Pop Culture.

  • Community – Connect with fellow CREW and other members of the community to build your social skills and increase your social circles.
  • Career – Explore potential entry points into the anime and pop culture industry and Acquire career-oriented skills based around social skills and communication.
  • Capacity Building – Develop independence by adhering to our pre-planned schedule, cultivate interpersonal skills through engaging in card games, and refine social skills for comprehensive personal growth.


At Kaicon

Cosplay Events

Cosplay is not only encouraged at KaiCon, it is celebrated! Cosplay being an essential part of the culture for anime experience, cosplay allows fans to showcase their creativity and show homage to their favourite characters. KaiCon will have a wide variety of Cosplay events and supports, including tournaments, parades, repair stations, changing rooms and much more.


KaiCon offers a range of experiences and attractions for all gaming enthusiasts. From Video Games, Arcade Games, Board Games, DND Sessions and more!

Anime Screening

As KaiCon is originally based in Western Australia, they are partnered with the Japanese Animation Fans of Western Australia (JAFWA). This community is dedicated to bringing Japanese Animation to Australia for over 20 years! They meet every Saturday and to live and online Anime screening with watch together and connect! KaiCon’s partnership with JAFWA curates a welcoming and enjoyable experience to chill out and unwind and indulge in anime with your community!

Email us at: for more information or to sign up today!


November 1 @ 10:00 am
November 4 @ 5:00 pm