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Under Construction

With only seven weeks to go until the convention, our construction of the Discworld Grand Tour and its timetable (of activities) is well under way. Unfortunately, a spanner just got thrown in the works of our engine(see below) but we will still steam on and ensure that your tour goes ahead with as little deviation to the route as possible.

Venue Renovations

The Lakes Resort Hotel has just told us that they will be undergoing renovations during the time that the convention will be running. This is indeed unfortunate, and messes with the tour plans, but we will persevere ...

Your tour needs YOU!

Many Volunteers Required!

With only two months left until the convention, The Discworld Grand Tour needs YOUR help!

We need quite a few volunteers to help out with specific (or general) jobs, and everyone who helps out will get a special reward for doing so!

Please complete the volunteer form on this page if you are willing to help out with any of the jobs listed below. (If you have previously filled out the form but haven't been contacted about a specific job, please submit it again!)

Join Otto Chreik's Press Corpse

If you have the skills behind ...

Calling all iconographers!

Calling all iconographers!

Are you a keen iconographer of the still or moving variety (the iconograph, not you!) and you're attending the Convention?

We are looking for a dedicated crew who are interested in the following tasks:

  • event photography (i.e. taking photos of events and workshops for our photographic record)
  • videography (so we can capture some of the magic on film)
  • vlogging

The more volunteers we get the more we can spread the load so if you are interested in putting your talents and iconographic equipment to good use please fill out the volunteer form saying that you ...

Things to See and Do on Discworld

The Discworld Grand Tour is now only three months away - your tour guides are getting ready, are you?

Charity begins on tour!

The Australian Discworld Convention is a not-for-profit event, but we do also hold an auction of wonderful memorabilia to raise money for charities. This year, the Charity Auction is proudly sponsored by Dymocks Adelaide, and will be raising money for Alzheimer's Australia SA and The Aboriginal Literacy Fund. Click here to find out more about the auction, the charities and how to donate auction items.

Your tour itinerary

There are SO many events and activities planned for ...


We are now SOLD OUT!

Yes, that's right! Only mere hours after announcing our guests, we are completely SOLD OUT of convention tickets!

However, do not despair!

If you already have a ticket or a supporting membership but can no longer attend the convention, please have a read of the On-Sale of Tickets ...