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An Amazing Opportunity - see The Amazing Maurice early!

The Australian Discworld Convention is proud to present a special advanced screening of

The Amazing Maurice

based on The Amazing Maurice and his Educated Rodents by Sir Terry Pratchett

Where: Palace Nova Prospect,
98 Prospect Road, Prospect, South Australia
When: Saturday, December 10, 2022
Time: 2:30 for a 3pm start
Price: $21.00

This event is a fundraiser for the next Australian Discworld Convention.

Find out more about the screening on our website.

Buy your tickets here!

Don't forget to check out our market stall before the show and enter our raffle for some great amazing prizes!

Maurice (a cat)

The film tells the tale of …

It's Spooky Month!

On Roundworld, October means Hallowe'en 1 and so we wish you a spooky month! It's a perfect time to read one of Terry's books set in Uberwald - Carpe Jugulum, The Fifth Elephant, and The Amazing Maurice and his Educated Rodents. Maybe you'll get some costume or activity ideas for the Uberwald-themed Nullus Anxietas 9 in 2024? The last book might be a good one if you've not read it before, in anticipation of the upcoming film version of The Amazing Maurice which hits cinemas in January 2023.

Australian Discworld Convention Update

The Nullus Anxietas 9 committee …

Can You Lend Us a Hand?

Two Igors with a Spare Hand (from the 2007 Australian Discworld Convention)

It's been a little over a month since the Virtual Discworld Fun Day and the announcement of the next Australian Discworld Convention, Nullus Anxietas 9 in 2024.

If you missed the announcement, you can watch our "thpooky" video here. and buy your Supporting Membership in our shop.

Don'tgonearthe Castle in Uberwald

The committee (and their subcontractors, We R Igors) are working very hard behind the scenes to sort out more details, such as finding a location and more precise date for the convention. However, putting together a convention takes a lot of volunteer time and effort... and we will definitely need your help …

Announcing Nullus Anxietas 9 - The Australian Discworld Convention in 2024

In case you missed it during the Virtual Discworld Fun Day yesterday, we announced the next Australian Discworld Convention with thith thpoooooky video:

Watch on Youtube

The key details are as follows:

Come ALIVE in Überwald!

Nullus Anxietas 9

The Australian Discworld Convention

Adelaide - 2024

And that's about it for the moment - we are still working on finding a venue and exact dates, but for now, if you would like to support us and hold your place to attend the convention, you can purchase a supporting membership now.

We'll be back in touch with more details later this …

Virtual Discworld Fun Day is this Saturday!

The Virtual Discworld Fun Day

Come along and join us for an afternoon and evening (timezone dependent) of fun Discworld and Terry Pratchett related activities. Festivities kick off on Saturday, June 18 at 2pm Australian Eastern Standard Time (UTC+10h) and carrying on until late in the evening.

The schedule is as follows:

2:00 pm

Welcome

Crafting - Origami Turtles

2:30 pm

Book Discussion - The Carpet People

3:30 pm

A Surprising Escape...

4:30 pm

Maskerade

5:00 pm

Snippets from the Discworld Series

6:00 pm

Dinner Break - The Amazing Maurice (Trailer + Interview)

7:00 pm

Book Discussion - Sourcery

8:00 pm

The Quiz

9:00 pm …