SwanCon 18 – Progress Report 0 – Part 1

This is a 12 ‘page’ A5 folded and stapled booklet, entertainingly numbered such that the inside front cover is 1 and the inside back cover is 8 – there are two unnumbered pages in the middle. 

Cover: image consisting of four figures, presumed to be Death, Pestilence, War and Famine, looking at a book titled ‘SwanCon 18’. Credit is Jeremy Reston, 1991.


Inside front cover:

The Con at a Glance

DATE: Thursday 8/4/93 to Monday 12/4/93

VENUE: The Ascot Inn, Belmont, Perth.
Room Rates: Single/Double/Twin/Triple $65.00 per night.

THEME: Apocalypse Wow!

GUEST OF HONOUR: Terry Pratchett

FAN GUEST OF HONOUR: Craig Hilton

MEMBERSHIP RATES:
Until 30/6/91
Attending: $40.00
Supporting: $20.00
Child: $20.00

Until Easter 1992:
Attending: $50.00
Supporting: $20.00
Child: $25.00

THE COMMITTEE:

Chairman – Dave Luckett
Secretary – Gigi Boudville
Treasurer – Tara Smith
Programming Co-ordinator – Sally Beasley
Front Desk Co-ordinator – Mark Bivens
Publicity – “Comrade” Cooper

[phone numbers have been omitted]

ALL CORRESPONDENCE SHOULD BE DIRECTED TO:

P.O. BOX XXX, NEDLANDS, W.A. 6009

ADVERTISING RATES FOR PROGRESS REPORTS:

Member Professional
Full page: $20.00 $40.00
Half Page: $12.50 $25.00
Quarter Page: $7.50 $15.00

 


p2 – contents

Swancon 18

Progress Report 0

The Con at a Glance 1
Chairthing’s Thing 3
The Programmer’s Bit 4
The Guest of Honour … 5
… And the Fan GoH 6
Who’s Responsible? 7
When and Where? 8
The Short Story Competition 8

subsequent posts may contain the rest of this progress report….

About australian sf-history

ASFDAP was set up in 2011 after the rediscovery by the wider SF community of an impressive hoard of Australian SF community related ephemera, fanzines and other materials in the Murdoch University basement.
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1 Response to SwanCon 18 – Progress Report 0 – Part 1

  1. Graham says:

    My first Swancon, now that brings back memories!

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