Big Picture Gaming

Take your gaming to the next level on the big screen! 

With a private movie theatre  just for you and your crew, you’ve never played like this before.

Bring in your gaming system and favourite games for an awesome interactive party. 

Why not make it a tournament?  This is every gamers dream come true. We can also cater drinks and food inside the cinema for the ultimate experience. 

It’s a private screening and you can book our 24 seat boutique cinemas right through to our largest screens.

Perfect for birthday parties,  fundraisers, corporate fun days and well just about everybody who's into gaming.  

Prices start at $300.


How to book

Email Bel on events@palacenova.com for further info and booking. 


Things you need to know

How  many can play?

There is no minimum for groups. You get the whole cinema, so bring your mates to enjoy the experience.

Is  there an age limit?

There is no age limit for video game parties, but parental discretion is required (if applicable) on game ratings meant for older gamers (i.e., any ‘M’ rated titles).

What  console can I use for gaming?

Any console that uses HDMI output.

What  do I need to supply?

The gaming console, controllers and any games of your choice. We will provide the HDMI cable and a power connection & a technical test will be required before your special event to ensure everything runs smoothly.

Is  there an internet connection available for playing online games?

If pre-requested, we can set up ethernet connection to your console and connect you to the internet.

Is  there an extra cost for an internet connection?

We supply a standard connection.  Anything more will incur extra charges and a technician test may be required.

How big is the cinema that I can use for gaming?

Our cinemas range in size between both locations from our boutique sized cinemas of 17 seats  up to our largest cinemas 290 in the EXIMAX with varying screen sizes.

How long can I hire a cinema for?

Generally, we book in 3 hr sessions. This can be increased for as long as you require subject to availability.

How much would it cost to hire a cinema for a 3hr block of gaming?

This would depend on the size of the cinema - prices start from $300 per cinema 

Can I hire multiple cinemas to play team-based games?

We have multiple boutique cinemas that are side by side and would be perfect for this type of gaming. We can also cater for larger competitions in our bigger cinemas. You would need to supply a console, game and controllers for each cinema.

Can I bring in my own food and beverages?

Outside food and beverages are not permitted in the cinemas. For birthday parties, cupcakes are permitted. 

Can you supply food and beverages?

You bet! Fantastic food and beverage packages are available. From popcorn and drink combos to hot and cold platters. And, we're fully licensed.

What  if I need to cancel my booking?

Cancellations made with less than 24 hours’ notice may result in a non-refundable deposit.