THE NEW SOUTH WALES CICHLID SOCIETY
The aim of this Society shall be the study, discussion and
furtherance of all matters pertaining to the Family CICHLIDAE,
and their environment, to be promoted by periodical meetings,
and by the publication of a magazine for members and other clubs.
A MESSAGE FROM THE COMMITTEE
The NSW Cichlid Society committee is committed to following the advice of NSW Health and providing a safe environment for our members and guests.
As a result of the recent change in the COVID-19 situation in Victoria and Southern NSW, we request that you to please do not attend the NSW Cichlid Society Meeting and Mini Auction on 5 June 2021 if you or a member of your household has:
* Been to Victoria within the last 14 days
* Been in contact with anyone that has been to Victoria within the last 14 days
* Been in contact with anyone that has visited a Close Contact or Casual Contact location as listed on the NSW Health website
* Have any symptoms as listed on the NSW Health website
We appreciate your cooperation with this request.
New South Wales Cichlid Society Committee
JUNE 2021 MEETING DETAILS
Saturday 5th of June 2021
Nuwarra Public School, Mckay Ave, Moorebank NSW
Financial Members: Free Entry
Non-Members / Guests: $2 per visitor over the age of 18 (non-members)
COVID RESTRICTIONS IN PLACE
PLEASE NOTE: Limited seating will be available due to Covid restrictions.
Seating cannot be reserved, and will be provided on a first in first served basis.
Procedures will be in place at the meeting to ensure we comply with Covid regulations.
All attending will need to fill in and submit the contact tracing QR Code on entry.
Please be patient and follow the instructions of the committee representatives as they guide you to your designated seats.
ALL ATTENDING WILL NEED TO SCAN QR CODE AND SOCIAL DISTANCE
WHAT’S ON THIS MONTH?
Talk on Bloat – Causes and Treatment
by Andrew Peterson from Labyrinth Aquarium
ENTERING AUCTION LOTS
For those financial members entering lots (see here for mini auction book in sheet):
1) Read and comply with the auction rules (see here for auction rules)
2) Read and follow the bagging rules (see here for bagging rules)
3) Read and follow the minimum sizing rules (see here for sizing rules) for the fish your are entering into the auction.
4) If you think the fish you are entering is rare, or believe we may not have this fish in our database of photos, please bring a photo along with you on a USB so we can upload the picture for the auction. If we have a picture, more people are able to see what the fish looks like before they commit to bidding!
BIDS & PAYMENT:
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.
Note: auctioneers may accept bids less than the increments if they see fit.
Payment: Cash only.
Lucky door prize for MEMBERS in attendance only on the night
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 Auction fish available For a $2
Karen will be at the supper table with plenty of food
and drinks to be purchased on the day!
Do you want to win a great prize on the night!?
We will be having a raffle with fish and dry goods as prizes.
Raffle tickets will be available to be purchased on the night!
1 strip of 6 tickets – $5
11 strips of 6 tickets – $50
24 strips of 6 tickets – $100
Do you have any articles that our Editor, Chris Davis, could use for our Magazine?
This is your chance to share what you have! Club money up for grabs!
Speak to our Editor at our meetings for more information!
Please note ALL current financial members will receive free membership for the next financial year
2020-2021 so if you were a paid member for 2019-2020 there is no need to pay for renewal until the July 2021 meeting.
Please see Jodie or Ray at the door for membership enquiries and to update your details and arrange a membership card
GENERAL MEETING INFORMATION
Meetings are held on the 1st Saturday of each month, except in January.
NO MEETING HELD IN JANUARY
Major Auctions are held on 1st Saturday of April & October.
Due to Covid restrictions, Major Auctions for 2021 have been pushed back to May & November.
Christmas Meeting is held on 1st Saturday of December
NEXT MEETING: SATURDAY 5 June 2021