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Hitherto unknown woman Amelia Groats took a day off from Cabbage farming to make an offering to Offler for a stay in the price increase to the admission tickets to the Australian Discworld Convention.
"Nullus Anxietas was of great concern, because you see my cabbages sell on ...
We are pleased to announce the launch of the
Dear Postal Applicant,
We have considered your advice that the website needs an update but initially thought that we had enough spider webs around here. We have since been informed that that isn’t the same thing so we had a chat with a big redback in the back office. As a result, we now have a fancy new web, which will really help with the ants in my letterbox.
You can have a look at what we've knocked together at https://ausdwcon.org/ where you ...
"It's been a long time since I seen a theatre played properly" - Granny Weatherwax, Wyrd Sisters.
If you also haven't seen much theatre lately, there's plenty of chances in the next few months all around the country!
Brisbane Arts Theatre presents Sir Terry Pratchett's Lords and Ladies, adapted by Irana Brown and Directed by John O'Connor.
Granny Weatherwax and Nanny Ogg - the witches of Lancre - are the Discworld's only hope of rescue when elves threaten to take control with their hypnotic 'glamour'. Standing stones, wizards, Morris men, rude ...
If you've never been to a Discworld convention but Nullus Anxietas VI is catching your eye, then why not have a read of our Newbie's Guide to Discworld Conventions so you can find out a little more about the amazing weekend you'll have!
You'll find out:
As you may have heard, Sir Terry Pratchett has - posthumously - created a perpetual scholarship at the University of South Australia, allowing Masters students to undertake their research at the Hawke Institute at UniSA and the Long Room at Trinity College Dublin.
On Monday September 28, Rob Wilkins - Terry's long time PA, Business Manager and friend presented the scholarship to UniSA Vice Chancellor Professor David Lloyd. You may have seen some of the news articles, or the official video from UniSA (links below), but I'm here to tell you about a fan's perspective.
Members of the Australian Discworld ...