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The Page is still under construction as new venues are being added.

Domain Staff

For all 'Out of Character' or real world enquiries contact our Domain Coordinator. All game related enquiries should be directed to the Domain Storyteller, who will either assist you directly or put you in touch with the appropriate Venue Storyteller.

Domain Coordinator (DC): Skye Gailey
Domain Storyteller (DST): Currently Vacant

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The World of Darkness

Do you remember your parents telling you there is nothing under your bed? They were wrong. Did you ever worry you were being followed but you convinced yourself it was all in your mind? You were wrong. Things DO go bump in the night... The World of Darkness is a world of Gothic Horror where lying and stealing will be the least of your worries by the end of the night. It explores vice and virtue in a cruel world. It tests the unknown and supernatural. It delves into madness and mayhem. All while keeping up the pretense that everything is normal and serene.

Information for New Players

Where do we Play

When do we Play


Lost runs on the 2nd Friday of the Month
Awakening runs on the 2nd Sunday of the Month
Requiem Runs on the 3rd Sunday of the Month
Forsaken runs on the 4th Friday of the month

Game start times
NOTE: Sign in starts 30minutes prior to start times

Southern Cross Awakening CofD Mage: the Awakening 2.0
VST: Josh Smith
VC: Bianca Schloeffel
2019 dates listed in the tables below
Southern Cross Requiem CofD Vampire: the Requiem CofD
VST: Paul Taylor
VC: Josh Smith
2019 dates listed in the tables below
Southern Cross Forsaken CofD Werewolf: the Forsaken CofD
VST: Katie Harwood
VC: Nicole Matthewson
2019 dates listed in the tables below
Game Perth Adelaide Canberra/Melbourne Brisbane St.Louis
Awakening 2pm 3.30pm (4.30pmDLS) 4pm (5pm DLS) 4pm Midnight Sat/Sun (1am DLS)
Requiem 4pm 5.30pm (6.30pm DLS) 6pm (7pm DLS) 6pm 2am Sun (3am DLS)
Forsaken 4.30pm 6pm (7pm DLS) 6.30pm (7.30pm DLS) 6.30pm 2.30am Fri (2.30am DLS)

Game Dates

Month Lost 2.0 Awakening 2.0 Requiem 2.0 Forsaken 2.0
January - 13 20 25 πŸŒ”
February ^ 8 10 17 22 πŸŒ“
March 8 10 17 22 πŸŒ•
April^^ 12 14 21 26 πŸŒ”
May 10 12 19 24 πŸŒ”
June 7 9 16 28 πŸŒ“
July 12 14 21 26 πŸŒ•
August 9 11 18 23 πŸŒ•
September 6 8 15 27 πŸŒ”
October^^^ 11 13 20 25 πŸŒ•
November 8 10 17 22 πŸŒ•
December* 13 8 15 27 πŸŒ“

^ Feb - Brisbane Premium is on 2-3 Feb.
^^ April - Requiem game is Easter Sunday. It is also the Canberra?Melbourne Premium Weekend (20-21)
^^^ October- Conclave is on in Perth 4-7th

  • December is a weird moth where Lost and Awakening are not on the same weekend. In fact Lost and Requiem share a weekend as the month starts on Sunday 1st.

Game Dates for 2020

Month Lost 2.0 Awakening 2.0 Requiem 2.0 Forsaken 2.0
January - 12 19 24 πŸŒ‘ New Moon
February - 9 16 28 πŸŒ’ Waxing Crescent
March - 8 15 27 πŸŒ’ Waxing Crescent
April - 12 19 24 πŸŒ’ Waxing Crescent
May - 10 17 22 πŸŒ‘ New Moon
June - 14 21 26 πŸŒ’ Waxing Crescent
July - 12 19 24 πŸŒ’ Waxing Crescent
August - 9 16 28 πŸŒ” Waxing Gibbous
September - 13 20 25 πŸŒ” Waxing Gibbus
October - 11 18 23 πŸŒ— Half Moon
November - 8 15 27 πŸŒ” Waxing Gibbous
December - 13 20 25 πŸŒ”Waxing Gibbous

Rules of the Club

Beyond the Sunset is an Incorporated Not for Profit organisation. The Club is governed by a set of Articles of Incorporation, By Laws and Policies. It is highly recommended that all members familiarise themselves with the rules of our club. Below are some of the policies that frequently come into play.

  • Code of Conduct
  • Alcohol Policy
  • Weapon Props Policy


We love new players. Come along and we will do our best to make sure you have a fun night. Whether you're new the Club, new to roleplaying, new to Live Action Role Playing (LARP), or an old member that has decided to come back and take a look at what's new and what's stayed the same, we are trilled to have you along!

The Club has some jargon that can be daunting to new people, so here's a quick run down of some of the things you might come across:

Jargon English
Addenda Contains custom rules for the LARP. Players should check the Resources for the latest version.
IC In Character
OOC Out of Character
MET Minds Eye Theatre. The official LARP rules published by White Wolf, however the current (2013) chronicle uses the tabletop rules for games (often with an electronic dice roller).
MST Master Storyteller. Global Storyteller at the top of our Storytelling chain
GST Genre Storyteller. They manage all the games of a given genre across the country
DST Domain Storyteller. The person that brings all the VSTs of all the genres run in The Domain to ensure that there is continuity between each of the games.
VC Venue Coordinator. The person that organizes the venue, collects the money, is responsible for making sure everything is clean and locked up. If you have a real world issue - such as where are the toilets, or having concerns about game, the VC is the person to go to
VST Venue Storyteller. The person that runs the game!
AVST The VST's Assistant

Character Creation Guidelines

Here you will find various fun things to help you design a PC for play in the sanctioned chronicle. We encourage well thought out concepts which create story and are inclusive and active in nature. The ST's and other players would love to hear about your ideas and you never know how your idea may take on a life of its own and suddenly plot is born! Why write a solitary character when you could have an entire family?

Concepts which are disruptive are not necessarily discouraged, although please DON'T write in your background that you are a Diablerist/Pure Spy/Servant of the Abyss unless you don't mind getting caught and whacked by PC's.

Character Development Document This document has a list of short answer questions that are designed to help you refine you concept and bring to life your new persona. You don't have to use it all, but there are some damn fine ideas and questions in it. The more work you put in the more you get out!

Due to the work involved with completing this document, you will get extra XP awarded to the character you complete it for.

This is not to say you must be a master wordsmith, rather attention to detail and consideration of a fully rounded persona rather than a 2D Archetype. Remember no one is good at everything and characters with flaws are much more interesting than a perfect "ubermench".

Background Links

If you would like your character to have visited a location featured in Southern Cross or be a part of its history this is welcomed and even encouraged. Please contact the VST with your ideas and suggestions and we'll work to make your character part of our history. There are many roles and "events" which would be far more entertaining if they were populated by player characters. If you wish to have a background link with one of the characters listed here, don't hesitate to contact the player and/or the VST. The aim here is to bring the city to life and create fun inter-character links world wide. There are a couple of caveats.

1. What do you want/need and why ?
2. How will this come into game and create fun?

There's not much point to it, if it's hidden. What's the point of painting a picture then hiding it. The aim is to create fun plot and character driven interactions for our chronicle either now or in the future.

The VST, DST and players welcome you to approach us and offer suggestions to improve and enrich the chronicle for all of us.

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