MAY 2016 MEETING NOTICE!!!

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 7TH MAY 2016

 

MAY 2016 MEETING DETAILS

DATE: Saturday 7th of May 2016

TIME: 7:30 pm Start

WHERE: Nuwarra Public School, Mckay Ave, Moorebank NSW

ENTRY: $2 per visitor over the age of 18 (non-members). Financial Members: Free

WHAT’S ON THIS MONTH?

  • MINI FISH AUCTION
  • MICHAEL KEATING: OHIO CICHLID EXTRAVAGANZA + BONUS VIDEOS
  • LUCKY DOOR PRIZE (FOR FINANCIAL MEMBERS)
  • MEMBERS ONLY BADGE DRAW
  • RAFFLE

 

MINI FISH AUCTION

There are generally around 100 lots of fish and dry goods that come through in a mini auction,
so you are bound to find something that you would love to add to your tank! Whether you are
after a new breeder, display fish or something to add to your colony, our mini auction is your solution.
From the common electric yellow, to the more rare species of cichlids and
also L number catfish, we hope that our auction can help!

BIDDING RULES

If you want to bid on a fish, please do so early to save any disappointment
when you miss out for bidding too late.  All bids are to be made 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.

MICHAEL KEATING: OHIO CICHLID EXTRAVAGANZA + BONUS VIDEOS

Here all about Michael’s trip to the Ohio Cichlid Extravaganza! You will be able to get a first hand look
at the current Cichlid craze of Ohio. Plenty of photos to see and some great videos to go along with Michael’s talk.

LUCKY DOOR PRIZE

Upon signing in to the meeting as a financial member, you will automatically be
in the running for the lucky door prize. If your number is called out based on our
random number generator, you will be our winner! Your number is based on the
order of financial members that sign in i.e. if you are the 10th financial member
signed in, your number will be 10.

MEMBERS ONLY BADGE DRAW

May sees the return of our Members Only Badge Draw.
May’s prize: fish tank + an extra goodie!
All you need to do is be a financial member. The winner be chosen using our random number generator to keep it fair.
If your number is called out, you are the winner! The member must be present to claim the prize.
There will be no redraw as the prize will jackpot to the next meeting and something else will be added to the prize pot!

RAFFLE
There will be raffles throughout the auction with some great prizes up for grabs.
The raffle will surely have something for you! You have to be in it to win it!

Tickets are $5 for a strip of 6 for Tickets
$50 for 11 strips of 6 Tickets
$100 for 24 strips of 6 Tickets


TRADE TABLE & SUPPER TABLE

The Trade Table will be open for all your fish needs. Food, bags and
many other items available for sale! Ray will be able to help you out!
Re-bagging Available For a $1

Sarah will be able to help you at the supper table.
There will be plenty of food and drinks that can be purchased!

The New South Wales Cichlid Society

Committee looks forward to seeing 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!