Aussiecon 2

The 1985 Worldcon and second Australian Worldcon held August 22-26 in the Southern Cross, Victoria, and Sheraton Hotels, Melbourne, Vic. GoH: Gene Wolfe, FGoH: Ted White.

It was chaired by David Grigg who replaced John Foyster, who resigned in 1984. Race Mathews, (an old-time fan who was Minister for Police and Emergency Services for the State of Victoria) gave the opening address.

Bids: Melbourne in '85, Breckenridge in '85 (The latter was not on the ballot.) See 1985 Site Selection results.

See 1985 Hugo Results, 1987 Site Selection results, 1987 NASFiC Site Selection results.

Con reports:

http://efanzines.com/1985Australia (IA) Photos

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