Formerly known as “Bill and his Big Ass Van”, Bill and his team are one of the most trusted, experienced and careful Pinball and Arcade Movers in the country. Covering all major cities and areas across the Eastern and Southern States, the BPAC Massive both use and highly rate Pinball Movers as the go to for transporting your precious machines from here to there. Be it Pinballs, Arcade cabs or anything precious you need moved, Pinball Movers have you covered.
For those in the know Bill is one of the most respected and trusted movers out there, when you’ve either bought or sold a machine the phrase “I’ll organise Bill to collect” is a common phrase, and it means your machine will get there, on time and in perfect condition!
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Hutchies loves Pinball… and here at BPAC we love Hutchies!
Hutchies has been building the structures in which Australians live, work, study, shop and play since 1912. From their early beginnings, Hutchies have grown into a dynamic and diverse construction company, delivering sophisticated projects across a comprehensive portfolio.
As Australia’s largest privately owned construction company, Hutchies’ business capability and complexity is well beyond that of a ‘Mum and Dad’ builder, but their core values remain very much embedded in the idea of investing in relationships, taking care of each other and the community, and working towards a common goal. Hutchies pride themselves on working with you as a true construction partner.
Hutchies are a ‘safe pair of hands’ who will guide you through the construction process, navigating complex building codes and regulations, while remaining open and transparent. Hutchies also has an industry reputation for decency and fair play – these characteristics combined with their demonstrated building capability and $330M+ strong balance sheet, underpin their company’s performance.
Hutchies have a national presence that stretches from Darwin to Hobart and Cairns to the Pilbara in the West. Hutchinson Builders’ philosophy is to follow our clients’ needs, building not just in big cities but also in the most remote regions of Australia.
Longevity. Family values. Knowledge. Skill. And national reach. This is Hutchies.
Amusement Machine Distributors (AMD)
AMD is one of the premier Australian importers and distributors of coin operated amusement machines. Serving both the home and operator market with new/used games sales, spare parts and repairs for over 25 years.
The official Australian distributors for many manufacturers and products including Stern Pinball machines.
If you have a need for some parts, expert technical advice or are looking to buy your 1st or 17th pinball machine then get in touch with the wonderful people over at AMD!
Based on the banks of the Brisbane River at Murarrie, with an expert brewing team, amazing kitchen, brand spanking new equipment and a passion for dabbling in the original – Brewdog in Brisbane is running full steam ahead! Brewdog are brewing the all-time favourite headliners and continually look to introduce new, localised products. Brewdog take pride in their quality assurance, making sure every beer using pristine methodology and delivered with full flavour.
Brewdog Murrarie also boasts an impressive collection of pinball machines for their patrons to play on. Cycled once and a while to keep things fresh you’ll find old classics as well as new releases to cut your teeth on. So why not pop in for a pint, a flip and a feed!
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IN THE WASTE LAND OF THE VALLEY FAR BEYOND WHERE BRISBANE PUNTERS SHOULD DARE EXPLORE…
…lies the Netherworld – a drinking hole, diner and collection of gaming relics from decades past. Lurking in the shadows beyond, the corner bar crouches over forgotten treasures from the 70’s until present day including 15 pinball machines, 25 arcade machines, classic consoles and countless board games. The bar wields 24 taps of local beer, cider and mixed elixirs. The diner serves up a diverse and otherworldly selection of bites, buns and bowls. Mind the hell mouth and welcome to the other side.
Game The System
Game the System – people that play. A community of Australian and New Zealand arcade, pinball and retro gaming enthusiasts, exploring the games and the people that play them. Join the Discord server to take part in events, game of the month competitions, and socialise over game streaming and voice chat. Become a part of the Game the System community!
1UP Arcade Brisbane is Australia’s largest Retro arcade, with over 200 original machines, and a dedication to arcade preservation and community. With a flat-rate ALL-DAY UNLIMITED PLAY entry, you can choose to play unlimited pinball at Brisbane’s biggest pinball venue, or play on hundreds of original arcade games
No coins. No tickets. No tokens.
With every game on the arcade floor set to freeplay mode, you’re able to enjoy all games equally whether you’re a seasoned veteran or a complete newbie. Test your might on a range of game types, from fighters to shmups and from driving sims to light-gun shooters. Do you have what it takes to set a local record or get onto the Twin Galaxies leaderboards?
Located only 7 minutes away from BPAC’s 2023 venue it’s the perfect place to start or end your pinball and arcade adventures!
With our love of arcade games, arcade restoration is a passion. It’s only natural that the skills we have developed with design and print would be carried across to our obsession with arcade machines.
Our services include:
- All arcade and pinball artwork including creation, restoration and printing
- Side art, bezels, marquees, instruction cards and control panels
- SNK/Neo Geo specialist – MVS side art, instruction cards and Shock Box inserts
No job is too big, small, difficult or easy. Don’t hesitate in asking anything about your project today. Make sure to LIKE US on Facebook to follow our arcade projects, we are always posting behind the scene photos!
1989 Arcade Bar
KEEPING THE CLASSIC ARCADE ALIVE SINCE 2016
Born from a love of classic video games, cocktails and craft beer you will find plenty to do at ’89. From the serious or casual gamer to those who want to relax in a unique venue with a quiet drink or friends looking for a big night out – 89′ have got you covered.
1989’s atmosphere is always welcoming and laid back whilst their aesthetic is un-apologetically geek chic (1989’s feature wall is made up of 500 real VHS cassette cases).
The bar and arcade is spread across two floors featuring three areas each with their own unique vibe. Hang in 89’s dive arcade or play Street Fighter 2 in the Japanese back alleyway or maybe take a trip upstairs to the 70’s lounge style bar.
Check out the website for info on events, games, food and drinks – everything 1989 (including their brand new Podcast!) at:
Coastal Oral and Facial Surgery
Doctor John Cosson is a leading Oral and Facial surgeon with clinics on the Gold Coast and Tweed Heads. He holds a Medical Degree as well as a Dental Degree, so your initial consultation is claimable through Medicare.
At our clinic we practice oral and maxillofacial surgery, the specialty that deals with the diagnoses and treatment of issues affecting the mouth, jaws and face. Doctor John Cosson performs a wide range of procedures ranging from dental implants and wisdom teeth removal to reconstruction and bone grafting.
Have a tournament for which you need a bunch of personalised trophies made? Having a friendly pinball tournament with some locals and friends and think a trophy for the winner would be a nice touch? Think that you’re awesome and you just wanna buy yourself a trophy so that you can exclaim to friends and family that you have a trophy saying so? Whatever your award needs are get in touch with the people at Evolution Trophies, they’ll help you out with their extensive selections and expert advice.
Pinball, Jerky and located in Brisbane, a more perfect sentence I think has not been formed. Pinball Haus is Brisbane’s premium pinball venue with over 20 fully restored machines available to play. We buy and sell Pinballs, restore and provide parts and LED upgrades. Come on in for a game and don’t forget to try our top quality Beef Jerky and Biltong.
During your next visit to Toowoomba, we recommend you check out Flipp’d!! Flipp’d have loads of Pinball Machines, Arcades, and even Air Hockey! Flipp’d also have a great selection of Food and Drinks for the whole family and have some great beers on tap!
Flipp’d are located at 2 Club Ln, Toowoomba. Check out their facebook and Instagram to keep up with the fantastic events they run there!!
Since their inception the BPAC Massive pay a visit to Flipp’d. BPAC 2023 will be no different. If you’re new to the Arcade and Pinball team please reach out to one of the Staff or Volunteers and find out how you can join us for our annual pilgrimage…. Lightning and Thunder wont have a dime of Fighting and Chunder
Soft Plunge Apparel
Created by one of the pinball scenes greatest humans and Australia’s favourite honorary citizen, Jessica Lea DeNardo provides the community with empowered and fun pinball themed apparel.
All the pinball schwag you never knew you wanted!
Double Danger Pinball Accessories is a provider of pinball centric apparel and accessories. It’s pinball stuff from pinball players! You’ll no doubt see many of the players and patrons of BPAC2023 sporting the wonderful designs from Rob and their team. So don’t be shy to ask “where did you get that awesome shirt?”, chances are it was from Double Danger.
DD can also provide custom packages for pinball tournament directors including shirts, patches, trophies, stickers, and posters for promotion. Any questions on orders or anything else, please contact Rob at email@example.com
Yaboola Pinball CLub
If you’re in town for the week at BPAC, or you’re a SE QLD local then you need to head out to Yaboola Pinball Club.
The Yaboola Pinball Club meets fortnightly on Wednesdays at 89 Bay Terrace, Wynnum. Yaboola Pinball Club tournaments are IFPA approved events. First games start at 6:30 sharp!
Entry is $25 for non-members ($20 for Members) and all the machines are set to FREE PLAY!
Yaboola Pinball Club boasts over 25 pinball machines, ranging from the old classics to brand new titles.
So come along to Yaboola Pinball Club for a fun evening and test out your flipper skills against some of the best!
Lets face it, Mr. Pinball is likely who we all wanted to be when we grew up. In saying that they can help you out with all of your pinball and arcade needs. Mr. Pinball offers machines for sale as well as stocking spares for most machines. They also offer both short and long term hire should you need to scratch the itch while at home or just want to add something special to your next big (or heck even minor) event.
Visit them at mrpinball.com.au
Sunshine coast pinball
Located in Nambour, Sunshine Coast Pinball, is one of SE QLD best pinball venues. Many from the Metro areas frequently take the trip out and enjoy the amazing hospitality, extensive collection of games and fantastic artwork and merchandise. They host many IFPA rated events and are incredibly welcoming of new comers and old timers alike.
Find out more about this amazing venue at sunshinecoastpinball.com.au/
PInball Days offer a large Selection of 80’s, 90’s & Modern Pinball games for long term home hire & weekend party hire. Most machines can be delivered within 24 – 48 hours so perfect for those last minute ideas to make your party or event stand out from your cousin’s awesome wedding last year. Servicing both Brisbane and the Gold Coast You can get in touch at the details below.
Established in 1976, Queensland Decal is family owned business and a pioneer of Australia’s Screen Print and Sign industry. Whilst their business is about screen printing, digital printing and general signage, QLD Decals’ focus has always been, and always will be, on the needs of our clients.
That’s why they’re still here more than 30 years later delivering a broad range of products and services to clients Australia wide. Experience has taught QLD Decals that the products they make are often just one cog in a much bigger wheel. So they understand just how important it is to their clients that they deliver a quality product on time.
When you visit their Gallery you will see a small cross section of the many familiar names that they have been entrusted to reproduce.
Pincadia have a passion for pinball and arcade games, and cater for the over 18s and families who are looking for somewhere comfortable to be social with like minded people who are also into retro 80’s inspired games and entertainment.
Pincadia are located in the iconic Moreton Rubber building (originally known as the Taylor-Heaslop building) between Logan Road and Stanley Street, at Woolloongabba. This classic heritage listed building has an incredible warmth and loads of character. The perfect atmosphere for Pincadia’s retro 80’s themed arcade bar.