Monthly Archives: February 2012

Hope

Elaine Walker Hope Issue 1, front cover. Artist: Bec Handcock In February 2009, some of the worst bushfires in Australia’s history hit the State of Victoria. The Black Saturday Bushfires as they came to be known killed 173 people and … Continue reading

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Mitch?! – Part 1

Mitch "You know you’ll buy my book, don’t you? Feel the burn!" Elaine Walker in an interview with Mitch. Anthony (Mitch) Mitchell is a big man in the fannish community (with time spent in the wrestling community also) I recently … Continue reading

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A Touch Of Strange

Post by Mike Thompson Continuing with my memories from Perth fandom in the late 1980’s, let me introduce you to my favourite bookshop in the world!   A Touch of Strange back when they were in Subiaco Village.  See the … Continue reading

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WASFA box from July 1977 Part 3

by Chris Creagh Contents Reflections, the WASFA “magazine which people keep saying is a fanzine” edited by R.C. Ferguson and sold for the princely sum of $1 (one copy). It contains: short story by David Underwood called “Jack” review by … Continue reading

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WASFA box from July 1977 Part 2

by Chris Creagh Contents WASFA news #1 28 May 1977; 2 copies Raffles have been successfully held on the past two meetings. The money is being used to buy records of SF writers reciting their own work and from the … Continue reading

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WASFA box from July 1977 Part 1

by Chris Creagh Contents of WASFA news 4 21 Oct 1977; 5 copies The Melbourne convention to be held next Easter in the Melbourne Town House Hotel will cost $8 if you book before Jan 1st (then $10 up until … Continue reading

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