The Barracks first opened in 2002 and is Australia’s longest running video games & esports centre. We’ve got a lively gaming community, multiple NBN FTTP lines, and high quality PC gaming hardware and peripherals.

The Barracks is the hub of Canberra’s lively esports scene. We have a long and proud esports & competition history beginning with WCG qualifiers for DOTA & Counterstrike 1.6 back in the mid 2000’s. Our contemorary tournaments are run in conjunction with Reload eSports and feature medals, trophies, and high production value streams complete with expert casters.

We also operate a full computer service & repair centre and are able to resolve most hardware & software issues on Windows & Apple desktop and laptop computers. Please refer to the ‘Computer Service Centre’ page for details.

We invite you to drop in, say hi and check out the heart of Canberra’s gaming scene!

Address: 36 Northbourne Avenue, Canberra City 2601. We are located upstairs above ‘Reload Bar & Games’

We are open from 11am – late 7 days a week. All-Nighter sessions are available on demand with a booking and minimum of 8 people.

0262572008 | hq@thebarracks.com.au | facebook.com/barracks.lan