Here’s a list of conventions etc in Australia in 2011. There are the conventions I could find in a quick search.
Please reply if you know of other SF and fantasy conventions in Australia, and especially in Canberra, in 2011 … you can reply if you don’t know any too 🙂
Events in Canberra in 2011
The Ausralian Games Expo (formerly Cancon)http://www.austgamesexpo.com/ 22 to 24 January at EPIC
Phenomenon 2011 http://pheno.org.au/index.html Gaming convention. Queen’s Birthday weekend in June
Conflux 7 http://conflux.org.au/ 30 September to Monday 3 October
Conventions elsewhere in Australia
Nullus Anxietas 3, The Australian Discworld Convention 2011 http://ausdwcon.org/ 8th to 10th April 2011. In Penrith
Sir Terry Pratchett has confirmed that he will be coming in the convention’s honoured guest in what may be his last convention appearance in Australia.
Swancon 36 http://2011.swancon.com.au/ the 36th annual Western Australian science fiction convention. It is also the 50th Natcon (National SF Convention). Hyatt, Perth, 21-25 April.
Continuum 7 http://www.continuum.org.au/ Melbourne’s Speculative Fiction and Pop Culture convention, 10-13 June, 2011.
First Contact Conventions http://www.firstcontactconventions.com.au/
Commercial one day conventions. Star Trek in Sydney and Melbourne in January, May and August. Dr Who guests, Melbourne 27 March