The latest Big Finish audio releases are now available from the DWCA! ! New this month we have: The Ravelli Conspiracy (Early Adventures, First Doctor) The Third Doctor Adventures Volume 2 Order of the Daleks (Monthly Range, Sixth Doctor) The War Doctor Volume 3: Agents of Chaos For more information on the releases, click on either the link or the photo in question!
CALLING ALL ARTISTS – SUBMIT ARTWORK TO WIN GREAT PRIZES! Do you have a passion for drawing, painting or any other sort of visual art? Do you love Doctor Who? Then the Doctor Who Club of Australia wants to hear from you! Data Extract is holding an art competition, so that our members get a chance to show their artistic talent to the world. No experience required – if you love art, we want to see your work! First prize is The War Doctor’s very own Sonic Screwdriver toy, the After Life graphic novel featuring the Eleventh Doctor, The Invasion … Continue reading
Following the UK broadcast of the 2016 Doctor Who Christmas Special, The Return of Doctor Mysterio, fans were treated to a Series 10 teaser trailer, now also available online. The trailer serves as an introduction to the Doctor’s upcoming companion, Bill, who serves chips for a living and knows the Doctor as a university lecturer. We also get a glimpse at some of the adventures the Doctor and Bill will be undertaking together – including a run-in with the Daleks – and at their fellow adventurer in time and space, Matt Lucas’ Nardole. The trailer is likely to be shown … Continue reading
The last Data Extract of 2016, #233 is on it’s way to members. This issue is jam packed with all the latest news, discussions on Doctor Who spin offs, displays at the Powerhouse Museum, a little perspective, and much much more. If you’re after a subscription to the magazine and all the benefits that come with being a DWCA member, why not join the club! For more information on this, please visit: http://dwca.org.au/membership/
The fifth book that the DWCA book club are reading is the graphic novel: Weapons of Past Destruction, by Cavan Scott. Travelling with Rose Tyler, the Doctor discovers a cache of weapons left behind after the Time War that destroyed his people. To his horror he finds they are being bought and sold on the black market! Worse, a new and mysterious force are policing time, making use of the power vacuum left by the Time Lords’ disappearance to shape history to their own ends! The book can will be discussed at Newtown Tavern on the 3rd of February 2017, … Continue reading
The DWCA’s last Sydney day event of the year, Spin Doctor, is just a couple of days away, offering everyone who attends on the day the chance to win some fabulous prizes! All attendees will be eligible to enter Mastermind, our end-of-year trivia competition. The top three finalists will face off after lunch in a head-to-head round of 10 multiple choice questions, but only one will emerge triumphant. The overall winner of Mastermind will receive the Doctor Who-themed version of Risk, the classic board game that lets players build their own Earth empire. In addition, the winners and runners-up will … Continue reading
The DWCA’s quarterly online publication – The Nethersphere has just been released. All DWCA members should check their inbox for a link for ways to view the issue. The issue is jam packed with features such as: Chris Wahl discussing his Supremacy of the Cyberman cover Michelle Gomez in Brisbane A world record attempt of people dressed as Doctor Who characters and much, much more. If you would like to read The Nethersphere, and are not a member, why not join up here If you are a member and didn’t receive the link, please contact us here
BBC Worldwide Australia & New Zealand (ANZ) and Sharmill Films will present a Boxing Day screening of this year’s Doctor Who Christmas special, The Return of Doctor Mysterio, which sees the Doctor teaming up with a comic-book superhero in New York. The cinema event will include the full 60-minute special plus two exclusive bonus features, A New Kind of Superhero, giving a special inside look at Doctor Who’s concept of a modern superhero, and a special Christmas Doctor Who Extra, showing the making of this year’s special, with appearances by stars Peter Capaldi and Matt Lucas, and showrunner and … Continue reading
On the 21st of November, the ABC have confirmed that the Christmas Special will be aired on the ABC and also ABC ME at 7:30pm on Boxing Day. This is keeping with last years release as well. As per last years release, the episode will also be available on ABC iview on Boxing day morning, immediately after the UK broadcast. In addition the recently animated: The Power of the Daleks, will also be available to watch on iview. It hasn’t been confirmed at this point if it will be the black and white version or the colour version.