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.
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:
(See the September 2015 Meeting Event for details)
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!!!
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!