DATE

Saturday 3rd of September 2022

TIME

7.30pm Start
Doors open to members and guests at 6.30pm
Mini auction starts at approximately 8.30pm.

WHERE

Nuwarra Public School, Mckay Ave, Moorebank NSW

ENTRY

Financial Members: Free Entry
Non-Members / Guests: $2 per visitor over the age of 18 (non-members)

WHAT’S ON THIS MONTH?

MEMBERS TALK

Kevin Sorensen will be giving a talk on preparing fish for sale, scrutineering and bagging. A great reminder for fish keepers after such a long time between major auctions.

OCTOBER MAJOR AUCTION LOTS

Financial members will be able to collect their second sheet of 8 lots for the October Major Auction. You must be present on the night to collect them. See the team at the trade table to collect them.

MINI AUCTION

Mini auctions usually start at approximately 8.30pm.
If you would like any information about the Mini Auction, please visit the Auctions page which has detailed information about buying and selling and all of the rules.

ENTERING AUCTION LOTS

  1. For those financial members entering lots (see here for mini auction book in sheet and mini auction rules)
  2. Read and follow the bagging rules (see here for bagging guide)
  3. Read and follow the minimum sizing rules (see here for minimum 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.

MEMBERS GIVEAWAY

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 from $2.

Karen will be at the supper table with plenty of food and drinks to be purchased on the day!

RAFFLE

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

ARTICLES ????

Do you have any articles that our Editor 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!

ENTRY & MEMBERSHIP

For those members who are financial - ENTRY IS FREE!
You must be a financial member to be eligible for the members giveaway, enter lots into mini auctions, and collect lots for major auctions. See the membership team on the night at the door to confirm your membership status.

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

Christmas Meeting is held on 1st Saturday of December

NEXT MEETING: SATURDAY 1 October 2022

Next Meeting

Steatocranus casuarius

1 OCTOBER 2022
The next Major Auction will be held on Saturday, 1 October 2022.

MORE INFO

NOTICE FROM THE COMMITTEE

If you have purchased Aulonocara kandeense / Aulonocara kandiensis / Blue Orchid Peacock at an auction please contact the committee.

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