Aussiecon 4 Rate Hike

Aussiecon 4, the 2010 Worldcon, has increased membership rates. Adult attending memberships are now US$280.

Pre-con registration closes on 31 July 2010. Rates will be higher at the door. Single day rates will also be available at the door.

The full press release follows the jump.

Press Release Number 2010-5
Aussiecon 4
68th World Science Fiction Convention
GPO Box 1212
MELBOURNE VIC 3001
AUSTRALIA

info@aussiecon4.org.au
www.aussiecon4.org.au

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

13 April 2010

Aussiecon 4 Membership Rate Increase

Aussiecon 4 today announced that attending rates will increase on 1 May. The following membership rates will hold from 1 May 2010 until 31 July 2010:

Adult Attending:  AUD: 310, USD: 280, GBP: 190, Euro: 215, CAD: 290, Yen: 26,200

Supporting:  AUD: 70, USD: 50, GBP: 25, Euro: 35, CAD: 50, Yen: 4,900

Convert Supporting to Attending:  AUD:  250, USD: 235, GBP: 170, Euro: 185, CAD:  215, Yen: 22,200

Child Attending:  AUD: 50, USD: 32, GBP:  25.50, Euro:  22.50, CAD: 40, Yen:  2,950.

All membership applications received by mail on or before 30 April 2010, and all electronic transactions time-stamped prior to 00:00 1 May 2010 will be honoured at the previous rate levels.  Memberships may be purchased with cash, PayPal, cheques in AUD and USD, Visa, and MasterCard.  All credit card charges will be processed in Australian dollars.

For more detailed information on Aussiecon 4 memberships, go to <http://www.aussiecon4.org.au/index.php?page=27>

There will be no change to the current rates for Child and Supporting Memberships.

All Child members must be accompanied by an Attending Member. Children aged 5 and under as of 2 September 2010 may attend for free. Childcare fees are not included with the Child membership.

Pre-con registration closes on 31 July 2010.  Rates will be higher at the door.  Single day rates will also be available at the door.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: Please contact Vincent Docherty at hugoadmin@aussiecon4.org.au. Aussiecon® 4 is convened under the auspices of the Victorian Science Fiction Conventions Inc (ABN 90 257 542 182) a not for profit association incorporated under the Victorian Associations Act, 1981. “World Science Fiction Society”, “WSFS”, “World Science Fiction Convention”, “Worldcon”, “NASFiC”, “Hugo Award”, and the distinctive design of the Hugo Award Rocket are service marks of the World Science Fiction Society, an unincorporated literary society.

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