Melbourne Global Game Jam 2024

    • Melbourne Global Game Jam is on again for 2024, this time hosted by SAE in South Melbourne! Join over 200 game developers locally and thousands globally for 48 hours of collaborative game development, from the 26th - 28th of January.

      You must register online at in order to attend:

      - Early bird tickets: $70 (until January 4th)
      - Regular tickets: $95 (available after January 4th)

      In person tickets include catered meals from Friday dinner through Sunday lunch, and tickets include the option of using an SAE PC or Mac (you can also BYO laptop or PC if you like).

      Online only tickets are available for free, but in limited quantities to encourage people to attend in-person (we strongly recommend you attend in-person if this is your first time doing GGJ). If you need an online ticket for health reasons and there's none publicly available, please get in touch at [email protected] and we'll give you a code to register for an online ticket.
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      English (English)

      Language neutral

      Age Restrictions
      18+ only
      Entrance Fee
      Maximum Capacity
      Open for entire 48 hours
      Who Can Participate
      Available Tools or Technology
      PCs and Macs are provided on-site by SAE, or you can bring-your-own laptop. Just make sure you register the right kind of ticket based on how you want to jam!
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      24 Hour Security
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      Accessible Public Transport
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      Alcohol Free or Alcohol Free Spaces
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      Auditorium Space
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      Completely Non Smoking
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      Drinks and Snacks
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      Food in Vacinity

      Access to coffee/beverages and/or food in close vicinity

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      Gender Neutral Toilets
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      Gluten Free Food Options
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      Halal Food Options
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      Kosher Food Options
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      Meals provided on site

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      Qualified First Aiders
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      Quiet Space

      Has a quiet space/spaces away from the main jam areas

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      Separate Sleeping Space
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      Separate Women Only Sleeping Space
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      Showers Available
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      Site Recycles

      This site recycles

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      Vegan Food Options
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      Vegetarian Food Options
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      Wheelchair Accessible

      Wheelchair accessible and has accessible toilets