An emunctory  newszine produced for the Australian National Science
Fiction Association by Marc Ortlieb, P.O. Box 215, Forest Hill, Vict,
	Postal subscriptions $6-00 for ten.(Cheques made out to Marc Ortlieb
please. Stamps accepted). Available for items of gossip. E-mailed
direct, a once off $10 fee.  Free copy from aus.sf on Internet or at  

Maxine Komlos has released her novel Transmat.  It is available from
her. Email to Copies will be posted to your
snail address with an account for $13 per copy including postage.


Lucy Sussex reports "Although She's Fantastical  didn't win World
Fantasy, the winning anthology was The Penguin Book Of Modern Fantasy
By Women, which I happen to be in, with 'Kay & Phil'. " (See the full
list later in this issue) John Foyster was noted crossing Burke Road
Camberwell on Friday November 15. It was a good day for interstate
fans with ex-Adelaide currently Sydney fan Frank McEwen dropping in
to K&Ms.


Linda Jaivin's Rock'N'Roll Babes from Outer Space  was reviewed in
The Weekend Australian 9-10/11/96. In the Syte magazine that came
with that issue, an article on literary web sites mentions the Sara
Douglass and Perry Middlemiss sites. From the write-up on the latter,
we learn that Perry runs a software company in Melbourne and that he
"constructed his site 18 months ago out of frustration with the
enormous amount of science fiction on the Internet" Perry claims that
the quote is well out of context. Lucy Sussex' The Scarlet Rider was
reviewed in The Saturday Age  16/11/96, complete with photograph of

Andy Hooper will be joining the 1997 DUFF race. 

New listing Best of Both Worlds'97 in Sydney. 
Aussiecon Three held its AGM. The Board re-appointed itself. Several
people volunteered for committee positions but the Board decided that
it would postpone any decisions on appointing the committee. The
official  minutes will, one assumes,  be available on the Aussiecon
Three  Web Page sometime in the near future.


1 November 30-December 1 Melbourne Exhibition Centre December 7-8
Centrepoint Convention Centre Sydney GsoH Billy Tucci, James O'Barr,
Peter Gutierrez, Tim Bradstreet, Louis Small Junior $18. P,O, Box 469
Moonee Ponds Vic 3039 Email

January 24-27 1997 Tradewinds Hotel Fremantle (to be confirmed) GsoH
Howard Waldrop, Stephen Dedman & David Cake. P.O. Box 318 Nedlands WA

January 25-27 1997 UWS Hawkesbury Richmond NSW GsoH Marilyn Pride &
Lewis Morley  $50 until June 30. Susan Clarke 6 Bellevue Road
Faulconbridge NSW 2776

June 20-22 1997 Sydney Masonic Centre. Confirmed GsoH Andrew J
Robinson ( Garak: DS9); Jeffrey Willerth (Kosh: Babylon 5); Richard
Arnold (Star Trek consultant); Jim Lockett ( Director, Official B5
Warner Brothers Fan Club, US) Friends of Science Fiction. P.O Box 797
Fairfield, NSW, 2165  (02) 523 8385

September 27-28 1997 Media & Mainstream NatCon YWCA Cato Conference
Centre Melbourne $20 attending membership ($100 at the door).  P.O.
Box 567 Blackburn 3130

1997 18th New Zealand National Science Fiction Convention March 28 to
31 1997. Airport Hotel Wellington N.Z. GsoH: Pat Cadigan (confirmed)
Danny John-Jules & Robert Llewellyn (O.C.P). Dan McCarthy. Australian
address PO Box 1044, Bundoora, Victoria 3083. Full  NZ$60 / AU$54.
Supp  NZ$15 / AU$14. PO Box 10104, Wellington, New Zealand.Email:

FORCE 2 (Star Wars) 
June 7-9 1997 GsoH Anthony Daniels(O.C.P.), Kenny Baker (O.C.P.) &
Steve Sansweet. Edmund Barton Conference Centre 488 South Rd
Moorabbin Vic $125 ($150 at the door) P.O. Box 427 Northcote 3070

1999 World Science Fiction Convention. September 2-6 1999 World
Congress Centre, Melbourne GsoH George Turner, Greg Benford and Bruce
Gillespie. Aussiecon Three, GPO Box 1212K, Melbourne, 3001, Australia email

GoH = Guest of Honour
O.C.P. = Other Commitments Permitting
tba= to be announced. 



Southern Science Fiction Group December 7 (Christmas Party) Contact
15 Shade Place Lugarno (02) 534-3595.

Skyforce Sydney December 7  The Faculty of Nursing, 88 Mallet Street

Australian SF Association  GPO Box 4440 Sydney 2000 Babylon 5 OZ Fan
Club PO Box 161 Adamstown  NSW  2289. Fanzines The Babble-on Babylon
5  and Gold Channel  e-mail

Dr Who Fan Club of Australia PO Box 4 Epping NSW 2121 email:  $9 per year Friends of Science Fiction
Star Trek, The X-Files, Babylon 5, Doctor Who  P O Box 797 Fairfield
NSW  2165 Email Fanzine Friends of Science Fiction

Futurian Society of Sydney 

Lost in Space Australia P.O. Box N9 Petersham North NSW  2049

NSW Uni SF Club newzine Sub Space Relay  (02) 481-9419 

Newcastle Science-Fiction Club First Sunday of every month, Alice
Ferguson Community Hall  30 Caldwell St, Merewether. Call Craig 049
871413 for more details.

Newcastle Doctor Who Science Fiction Club 3rd Sunday of the month,
Alice Ferguson Community Centre, 30 Caldwell St Merewether P.O.  Box
140, Kotara Fair 2289, ph (049) 543 603  (049) 43 2666 e-mail

Parramatta SF Discussion Group  1st Thursday of the month  7pm
Infinitas Bookshop, 5/1 Horwood Place, Parramatta. (02 633 5682)

Penrith SF Group (047) 322-179 or (047) 301-073

Sydney DW SF Fan Club  Anglican Church Hall 2 Rochford St
Erskineville GPO Box 2870 Sydney 2001

Tavern Monthly booze-up for Doctor Who fans in Sydney. First Friday
of  month,  6 pm. Museum Hotel.

The Thursday Night Group Informal eating and nattering.  5-7pm
Thursday Nights. Ali Baba Cafe on George St.

Wagga Doctor Who Fan Club c/o Keith Walker, 52 Perseverance St, West
Wyalong, NSW, 2671


MSFC   November 22 Coffee, Cake & Conversation November 29 Role
Playing games & Christmas Party Workshop December 6 Gourmet Dips &
Christmas Party Workshop 8.00pm St David's Church Hall 74 Melville Rd
West Brunswick P.O. Box 212 World Trade Centre Melbourne 3005

Enterprise November 23 11.00 - 5.00 Picnic & First Contact discussion
Coburg Lake Reserve P.O. Box 466 World Trade Centre Melbourne 3005
(03) 9583 7404

Star Trek First Contact November 28 Enterprise & Austrek are
arranging tickets for the opening night. Contact P.O. Box 466 World
Trade Centre Vic 3005

Austrek   December 1 End of Year Party Bajoran Independence Day
Celebration  2pm Coppin Hall. Austrek will be collecting new toys
(and money donations) for the Salvation Army Toy Appeal through the
Wishing Tree at K-Mart. Army reps will be in attendance to talk about
this appeal and how it affects its operations and resources. GPO Box
5206AA, Melbourne, 3001 Phone:  03 9887 1701 (Answering machine only)

Nova Mob December 8 1.30 Christmas Yum Cha Pepper Chilli Restaurant
RSVP to Bruce & Elaine Gillespie by December 2 (9419-4797) if you
intend to be there. 

Dandenong Valley Science Fiction Society December 11 Christmas party
8.00pm Dandenong Library.  Ann McGann 63 Woodside Ave, Frankston,
3199. 05971-3645. 

Skyforce (Star Wars) December 14 Christmas in the Stars Party  St
Mark's Church Hall, cnr Burke Rd & Canterbury Rd Camberwell. 6.00 pm
P.O. Box 427 Northcote 3070

MSFC/Enterprise/DWCV December 14  6 pm Christmas Party "A Night with
Irwin Allen" St David's Church Hall 74 Melville Rd West Brunswick

Australian Babylon 5 Fan Club December 15  Christmas Meeting  from
11.00am BBQ Maribryong River. P.O. Box 41 West Brunswick 3055 Fanzine
Babbling On  Email James or

London Lowlife's Feast (1997 Valentine's Day Ball) February 15 St
Brigid's Church Hall, North Fitzroy. Presented by the Australian
Costumers Guild P.O. Box 322 Bentleigh Vic 3204 email

Australian Costumers Guild P.O. Box 322 Bentleigh Vic 3204 email

Australian Horror Society  1st Thursday of the month, 7.30 pm back
room Maori Chieftan Hotel, Moray St Sth Melbourne. P.O. Box 7545 St
Kilda Rd Melb. 3004.

Big SF (Star Trek/ general SF) Ballarat  P.O. Box 178 Wendouree 3355

Doctor Who Club of Victoria GPO Box 4782UU Melbourne  3001  email:

Fellowship of Middle Earth Monash University F & SF Society FOME c/o
The Union, Monash University, Clayton Victoria 3168 or

Friday Night Mob Friday Nights 6-7.30pm. Informal eating and
nattering. K&Ms, Myer Arcade Melbourne

Gallifrey GPO Box 910G Melbourne 3001 Daniel Klein 0419 379 842,
AH:(03) 9850 7275

Goulburn Valley Sci-Fi Club bi monthly 4th Sunday of the month.
Willowmere Receptions Kyabram. P.O. Box 186 Kyabram 3620

Phryne Fisher  Club  P.O. Box 41 West Brunswick 3055 

Red Dwarf Fan Club P.O. Box 1044 Bundoora 3083

Time Lords c/o Lee Zachariah 3 Selwood Crt, Mornington, VIC, 3931.
Newsletter Eternity  (was TARDIS)

Time Trekkers  P.O. Box 934 Bendigo 3550.

The X-Files Fan Club of Australia Locked Bag 1013, Flemington, 3031.
Fanzine The Field Journal.


Vortex November 24 Q.U.T. ITE 303 10.00am 

Conquest December 1 AGM Metro Arts Centre 4th Floor GPO Box 1376
Brisbane 4001

Quest G.P.O. Box 2084 Brisbane 4001 

11:21 (Qld X-Files Club) Contact Flat 2, 10 Roseglen St Greenslopes

Brisbane Dr Who Fan Club bimonthly, 3rd Sunday of the month CWL
Coffee Lounge, off Charlotte Street, Brisbane. PO Box 10308, Adelaide
Street, Brisbane QLD 4000. email

Terminal Pyramids The Wide Bay DW and B7 Fan Club 51 Rocky St
Maryborough QLD 4650 (071) 215 180 (Daniel Pattell)

Trilogy (Dr Who) PO Box 2459, Southport, QLD, 4215 David Mark Sasche Fanzine Entropy  Will meet monthly on the
Gold Coast.

UQTrek  The University of Queensland's first and only club for the
Appreciation of Star Trek contact Perryn Fowler


AUSFA, c/- Clubs Association, University of Adelaide, North Terrace,
Adelaide SA 5001.

Critical Mass PO Box 3355, Rundle Mall, Adelaide, SA 5000

Sastrek  Star Trek P.O. Box 369 North Adelaide S.A. 5006 (08 337

South Australian Doctor Who Fan Club PO Box 3227, Adelaide, SA, 5000
(08) 294 8337 (Jeremia Boddey, president)  Monthly meetings. Fanzine
Chameleon Factor ; newsletter Wall of Lies


Jump Point  The Babylon 5 club of W.A. Email

The Neutral  Zone PO Box 1169, Bibra Lake, WA, 6163. Phone (09) 434
4167, email:  Fanzine The Final Frontier
Newsletter The Defector

UniSFA - University of Western Australia Science Fiction Association.

The West Lodge  Doctor Who Fan Club.  P.O. Box 190 Mt Lawley 6050
E-Mail :

Westrek  Star Trek Club of Western Australia Inc. Last Friday of
month 6:45pm. (except December second Friday) Labour Centre Building,
82 Beaufort Street Perth. Hall . P.O. Box 307 Bentley WA 6102 Phone:
(09) 356 1757 Email:


Canberra S FS   ph (06) 288 6391 (ah) PO Box 47, Civic Square ACT

Canberra Doctor Who Fan Club c/o Huw Buchtmann, 12 Joske Place,
Latham, ACT, 2615 Meetings first Saturday of each month (not
December!) Produces newsletter Dishrags to Drashigs


THE INSTRUMENTALITY   Mark Loney for the Australian Science Fiction
Foundation P.O. Box 215 Forest Hill Vic 3131. 

ETHEL THE AARDVARK #69 Paul Ewins for the MSFC P.O. Box 212 World
Trade Centre Melbourne 3005


For a full listing,

Melbourne Science Fiction Club

The Sydney Futurians

Change back
Aussiecon Three
There was a stuff-up and so they're reverting to the original

1997 DUFF nominations 		1 December 1996 
ANZAPA #173			6 December 1996
Paul John Statham Memorial	31 January 1997

Alan Stewart, Rob Brown , Ansible, Andy Hooper, Maxine Komlos, Cheryl
Morgan, Jane Tisell



The artist  I missed in issue 64 was  Daniel Heald


Special Award (Non-professional) Marc Michaud, for Necronomicon Press

Special Award (Professional)  Richard Evans, for contributions to the

Artist Gahan Wilson

Collection Gwyneth Jones Seven Tales and a Fable Anthology The
Penguin Book of Modern Fantasy by Women ed A.Susan Williams & Richard
Glyn Jones

Short Gwyneth Jones, `The Grass Princess'

Novella Michael Swanwick,  Radio Waves

Novel Christopher Priest,  The Prestige

Lifetime Achievement  Gene Wolfe. 


Novel Graham Joyce,  Requiem

Collection/Anthology Last Rites & Resurrections  ed Andy Cox. 

Short Michael Marshall Smith, `More Tomorrow'

Small  Press The Third Alternative  ed Andy Cox.

Artist Josh Kirby

Special Mike O'Driscoll & Steve Lockley for `Welcome to my Nightmare'

Deadline For #67
Tuesday  December  3rd.  
Distribution Friday  December  6th.