Entry & Registration

Entry is through Door 18 of the Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre


Check In

Players for VCG will have their battle boxes locked during the registration times at the venue. Please make sure you have your console and video game with you during these times.

Check In for TCG/VGC Masters will be:

  • Thursday 20th February 5:00pm – 8:00pm
  • Friday 21st February 8:00am – 8:30am (late check in only via prior contact)

Check In for TCG/VGC Juniors/Seniors and all Pokkén Tournament players will be:

  • Friday 21st February 5:00pm – 8:00pm
  • Saturday 22nd February 8:00am – 8:30am (late check in only via prior contact)

If you are a TCG/VGC Masters player and can not make Thursday evening check in, or are a TCG/VGC Junior/Senior or Pokkén Tournament player and can not make Friday evening check in, you MUST fill in this form.

Entry Fees

Competitors can save $10 by pre-registering early online!

    • SOLD OUT Masters Early Registration: $60 AUD
    • SOLD OUT Juniors & Seniors Early Registration: $30 AUD
    • Masters on-site Registration: $70 AUD (spots strictly limited, available from 6-8pm Thursday Feb 20, full entry awards not guaranteed)
    • Juniors & Seniors on-site Registration: $40 AUD (spots strictly limited, available from 6-8pm Thursday Feb 20, full entry awards not guaranteed)
  • Spectators: $15 AUD

All competitors under 18 years of age will be given a complimentary spectator pass.

Do I get some cool stuff for my entry fee?

You better believe it! Just for entering, each competitor will receive event exclusive merch, including*:

  • 2020 Oceania International Hat*
  • 2020 Oceania International Promo Card*
  • 2020 Oceania International Playmat*
  • 2020 Oceania International Pin*
  • 2020 Oceania International Card Sleeve*
  • 2020 Oceania International Deck Box*
  • 2020 Oceania International Lanyard + Spectator/Competitor Badge*
    *While stocks last – late on-site registrations not guaranteed all listed merchandise

Online Pre-Registration

Online pre-registration for the 2020 Oceania International Championships is now at capacity! As we have hit capacity, there is no guarantee made that any further registrations, including walk-in registrations, will be able to register for the event.

The first two registrants in each age division, for each tournament below, will receive free entry via a reimbursement of their entry fee.

To purchase tickets, please follow the relevant link below:

  • SOLD OUT For VGC (Video Game Championship) players
  • SOLD OUT For TCG (Trading Card Game) players
  • SOLD OUT For Pokkén Tournament Championship players
  • For Spectators, click here

Please see the below requirements for registration. Keep an eye on the official event Facebook page and the official ESL Australia Twitter and Facebook social media accounts for all further registration announcements.

Please note that canceling your registration will forfeit your spot in the tournament.

To register, players will need to have the following:

  • Pokémon Player ID (for TCG/VGC)
  • Name
  • Date of birth

For any issues with registration please send an email to eslpkmhelp@gmail.com for support.