come and celebrate a year of outstanding new zealand and australian game development achievements with us!

NZ Games Festival culminates in our much-anticipated awards night, The Pavs, held at the Foxglove Ballroom!

Running through the final evening of the festival, the Pavs ceremony brings together accomplished game developers from Australia, New Zealand and beyond to celebrate our industry’s talent.

Complimentary platters, a tipple or two and incredible networking opportunities are just the start of what the Pavs awards night has to offer.

After two days of wisdom at Play by Play, let loose and enjoy a night of laughter, celebration and good spirits with like minds at this cocktail evening to be remembered.


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event details

Saturday 27 April, 7:00 pm-12:00 am

This event is restricted to people aged 18 or older, unless accompanied by a parent or guardian. Please bring photo ID and a copy of your confirmation email (on your phone is fine!).

Dress code: Cocktail – we want to see you all spruced up!

This venue is wheelchair accessible.



foxglove ballroom




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