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The Mail Must Move!

We are pleased to announce the launch of the

Australian Discworld Convention 2019 Website

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 where you ...

Discworld hits the stage in Australia

"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!

Lords and Ladies - Brisbane - NOW SHOWING!

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 ...

New to Discworld conventions?

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:

  • What to do in the lead up to the convention,
  • What you'll get in your convention bag when you arrive,
  • Why the hotel bar is so important,
  • What a Klatch is,
  • Whether you need to wear a costume or not (and when),
  • Why you should volunteer to help,
  • and ...

The Perpetual Terry Pratchett Memorial Scholarship

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 ...