Festival of the Imagination 1996 December 1995 progress report: The Dealers Room

Huh. Dealers’ tables are a thing that haven’t changed price much over time.
The text uses “Dealers”, no apostrophe, throughout.

The Dealers Room

This is also known as a trader, merchant or hucksters room, where people gather to buy and sell genre related merchandising, whether it be books, comics, prints, figurines, T-shirts or any of the plethora of possible goods. It is an ideal place to pick up a souvenir of the Festival, and additionally offers individuals and businesses to chance to gain some exposure and sell some of their wares.

Opening Times

Set up –                                Thur 10 am – 4 pm
Open to the membership – Fri    10 am – 4 pm
Sat   10 am – 4 pm
Sun  10 am – 4 pm
Mon  10 am – 4 pm

Rates for the dealers room

Members $40 (1 table) –          increases to $70 on 1-1-96
Non Members $120 (1 Table) increases to $150 on 1-1-96

(Tables are limited to one (1) per dealer/ trader at this stage)

There is a maximum of only 11 tables available. Due to the small number, allocations will be based on payment order.

Conditions

1) Tables are to be booked as soon as possible. You shall only be guaranteed a table when your fee has been received.
2) Limit of 1 table only
3) Only 2 persons per organization are allowed at the table.
4) Dealers are responsible for their own property and Festival organizers are not responsible for loss, items stolen or breakages.

Any other questions?

If you have any questions regarding the dealers room, please contact Brian/ Elizabeth on (09)xxxxxxx

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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