News

Welcome To Ankh-Morpork

Read all about the latest in Australian Discworld News!

Raiders of the Lost Con

Memorandum

From: Lord Vetinari, The Oblong Office, Ankh-Morpork

Subject: The Australian Discworld Convention 2022 - 8th to 10th April, Sydney

The Lost Con

As you hopefully know by now, sadly the Australian Discworld convention has been postponed until April next year. The theme remains Ankh-Morpork - Citie of One Thousand Surprises1!

Because April next year is such a long time away2, we wanted to do something fun to celebrate our lost convention. Thanks to the magic of the Omniscope, this will be a virtual event running on Saturday 3rd July 2021 - named The Lost Con …

The Year of the Beleaguered Badger

Memorandum

From: Lord Vetinari, The Oblong Office, Ankh-Morpork

Subject: The Australian Discworld Convention 2022 - 8th to 10th April, Sydney

Happy New Year

We send best wishes to you all for The Year of the Beleaguered Badger. I know that many of you felt quite beleaguered last year, but we trust that things will improve this year and only the badger needs to feel beleaguered!

2021 The Beleaguered BadgerImage feegled from Terry Pratchett and Rob Wilkins on Twitter.

The Lost Con

As you all know1 we have postponed the convention until 8th - 10th April 2022. However, we plan to celebrate …

Happy Hogswatch!

Memorandum

From: Lord Vetinari, The Oblong Office, Ankh-Morpork

Subject: The Australian Discworld Convention 2022 - 8th to 10th April, Sydney

Season’s Greetings

At the end of what has been a very different year, the committee wishes you all a Happy Hogswatch and Happy New Year. We look forward to seeing you at Nullus Anxietas 7a in 2022. 

HO! HO! HO!

What’s happening next?

Although the convention has been postponed until 2022, we are planning to celebrate the original dates in July 2021 with all our supporters and friends. The working title is “The Lost Con”. More details to come in the new year. …

The Convention Moves...

Memorandum

From: Lord Vetinari, The Oblong Office, Ankh-Morpork

Subject: The Australian Discworld Convention 2021 - 2nd to 4th July 2022 - 8th to 10th April, Sydney

The convention moves...

New dates, same theme, same venue...

happy hippos looking at calendar that says April 8,9,10 2022

Mark your calendars - tell your DisOrganiser - we have locked in new convention dates for Nullus Anxietas 7a - The Australian Discworld Convention: 8th to 10th April 2022. It may be delayed, but you can still look forward to a long weekend of Discworld related entertainment and education1. Because the convention dates have changed, we have also moved the cut-off dates …

Responding to the Pandemic

Memorandum

From: Lord Vetinari, The Oblong Office, Ankh-Morpork

Subject: The Australian Discworld Convention 202? - Sydney

Sad hippos

Convention Postponement

After carefully assessing the current situation with the COVID-19 pandemic, we have very regretfully taken the decision to postpone the convention until 2022.

As you will appreciate, the current situation is too uncertain for us to plan and organise the convention with the confidence that it would be allowed to go ahead, that conventioneers would be able to get to Sydney and that it would still be financially viable. Our hope is that if we delay the convention, both the convention team …