THE NEW SOUTH WALES CICHLID SOCIETY INC

 

The aim of this Society shall be the study, discussion and

Furtherance of all matters pertaining to the Family CICHLIDAE,

And the environment, to be promoted by periodical meetings,

Possible excursions and the displaying of specimens, and by

The publication of notes to members and other clubs

When deemed desirable.

 

MEETING INFORMATION

General Meetings are held on the 1st Saturday of each month

Major Auctions are held on 1st Saturday of March & October

Christmas Party is held on 1st Saturday of December

 

NEXT MEETING: SATURDAY 5TH SEPTEMBER 2015

 

AUGUST 2015 MEETING DETAILS

DATE: Saturday 5th of September 2015

TIME: 7:30PM Start

WHERE: Nuwarra Public School, Mckay Ave, Moorebank NSW

 

WHAT’S ON THIS MONTH?

  • GIANT FISH ONLY RAFFLE
  • MINI AUCTION
  • SINGAPORE PART ONE – AQUARAMA –  BY MICHAEL KEATING

 

GIANT FISH ONLY RAFFLE!

Our biggest yet Giant Fish Only Raffle will be held this September! You have to

be in it to win it! With over $4,000 RETAIL worth of fish being raffled on the night, this

is one of the meetings we hold during the year that you will not want to miss.

There are plenty of Cichlids to go around, as well as some L numbers for the catfish lovers!

Tickets can be purchased on the night!

Tickets are $5 for a strip of 6 for Tickets

$50 for 11 strips of 6 Tickets

$100 for 24 strips of 6 Tickets

Just for being a financial member you will receive a free strip of tickets upon entry!

Single Memberships receive 1 strip

Family Memberships receive 2 strips (if 2 people present).

See our Facebook Page for a list of fish that will be in the raffle:

https://www.facebook.com/nswcs

(See the September 2015 Meeting Event for details)

MINI AUCTION!

This is definitely the meeting to be at! In addition to our Giant Fish  Only Raffle, we will

be holding a Mini Auction. Come along to grab yourself a bargain, with a large variety

of fish and dry goods making their way through the lots in our auction! Whether you

are looking for a rare species, a display fish, something to add to your community tank,

and even the rare L number catfish – our mini auction should be able to help.

BIDDING RULES AT MINI AUCTION

All bids will be in whole dollar units.

Bids will be in minimum amounts of

$1 increments from $1 to $20.

$2 increments from $20 to $50.

$5 increments beyond $50 and $10 bids after $100.

SINGAPORE PART ONE – AQUARAMA

BY MICHAEL KEATING

One of our members, Michael Keating, was lucky enough to attend Aquarama

this year, so he will be at our meeting in September to tell everyone all about it!

Hear first hand about all the exhibitors and their displays!

MEMBERS ONLY BADGE DRAW!

Starting in September, the NSWCS will have a members only badge draw.

Each month a Member Number will be randomly generated, and if your number

is called out, you win the prize! If you are not there to collect your prize, the prize

jackpots to the following month! Your best chance to win is to be at our Meetings!

With prizes including items such as filters, tanks, heaters, fish food and much

much more – you will be in for the chance to win over hundreds of dollars

worth of prizes, just for turning up to our meetings!

MAJOR AUCTION LOTS

Major auction lots for the October Major Auction will be able to be collected on

the night. Please note: to be able to receive auction lots, you must be a financial member.

MEMBERS! THIS MEETING IS YOUR LAST CHANCE TO GET MAJOR AUCTION LOTS!!!

 

ENTRY FEES

Financial members entry is free!

All visitors are welcome to come along to our meetings!

Entry for Visitor: $2 Per Adult

Children under 18: Free (we may check ID)

Visitors are able to become member’s on the night.

Feel free to ask Nick at the door about becoming a member!

 

 

TRADE TABLE & SUPPER TABLE

Richard will be able to help you at the Trade Table

The Trade Table will be open to all Financial Members

Re-bagging Available For a $1

 

Sarah will be able to help you at the supper table.

Refreshments and drinks will be able to be

purchased on the night!

 

All member’s booking in fish for our mini auction

please bag your fish properly ensuring that you

follow our bagging rules. Your bags may be rejected

at the scrutineering table if we believe it is not up

to the bagging quality required!

 

The New South Wales Cichlid Society

Committee Looks forward to see you all there

for a great night! If you have any questions

on the night, feel free to talk to any of

our committee members!