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#1 Stormfyre

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Posted 10 July 2015 - 02:35 PM

PCS.png August 2015 Meeting - AGM & Auction.                                   

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The next meeting of the Perth Cichlid Society  will be a brief Annual General Meeting and an Auction on Tuesday Aug 4th .

 

We are now taking bookings for lots. Please PM your lots to Mattia ASAP on PCS Forum.
 
The auction will be held at the South Perth Rotary Hall in Sandgate Street. We will be opening doors early to get lots booked in. Before the auction commences there will be a brief AGM update for members.

 

You will have a short period in which to view the lots commencing at 7:30pm. View the lots carefully before bidding as once you win, you own it. The lot area will sectioned off and we ask that everyone remain behind the sectioned off area at all times, with the exception of the viewing period. Lots will only be dispersed at the end of the auction. This means you will need to remain until the end and be patient to collect your winning lots. The lots will be collected by PCS Committee members for you. Nobody is permitted to collect their own lots.

General public are welcome to attend, so please bring your friends along. The doors will open just on 7:00pm to start processing lots. Lot viewing will start at 7:30pm and the auction will start at 8:20pm after brief AGMNo lots will be accepted into the auction after 7:30pm.

 

***We now have new payment facilities for the auction. You can pay cash or we can accept MasterCard, VISA Debit, VISA Credit and PayPal.***


 In addition to which we also have:

  • Tasty FOOD and snacks! Coffee and cool drinks also available.
  • Some cool PCS merchandise items up for sale!
  • Photo Comp winners announced.
  • The sponsors raffle table, where you can win some fantastic prizes!

Please note - There will be no PCS Library or PCS Show Table this meeting.

 

The PCS Raffle will be full of great items and a major item,  an *Hydor 300w inline heater from Vebas or an Astro 2208 canister filter from Aquotix; winner's choice.* 

 

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The auction will be capped at *150 lots at the discretion of the PCS committee. In the interests of fairness, variety and smooth running, sellers may be asked to modify their lots at the organisers' discretion. 
 
                                                       *All lots must be pre-booked, with no exceptions. See this guide before you book in - HERE.
 
                                                       HOW TO BOOK YOUR LOTS
                                                       Please list the following:
                                                       :Number of fish
                                                       :Scientific and common name of fish
                                                       :Size of fish
                                                       :Sex if known and a reserve if wanted.

 
                                                        PM your list to Mattia.


                                                         For example -
                                                         3 x copadichromis virginalis "Mloto firecrest" 5-6cm
                                                         5 x aphyocharax anisitsi "bloodfin tetra" 4cm
                                                         1 x scobinancistrus aureatus "sunshine pleco" M 20cm (res $50)
                                                         1 x aponogeton madagascarensis "madagascar laceleaf" 15cm
                                                         3 x cyrtocara moori "blue dolphin" 9-11cm 1M 2F
                                                         1 x Book: Diana Walstad, The Planted Tank. Hardcover (res $20)
                                                         1 x atractosteus spatula "alligator gar" 1.8m
                                                        
                                                         Lists of lots missing the above information will be sent back.

 

There are a few things people need to be aware of for auction -

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           

 

General public are welcome to attend.

  • All lots will be inspected on the night and any lots with deformed,unidentifiable or undersized fish will be removed.
  • All lots will  have the seller's forum name listed on the bag.
  • Fish bagged incorrectly will not be accepted. No sandwich bags or ziplock bags allowed.
  • Please make sure your fish are adequately bagged. If they are large fish, put each in a separate bag.
  • When booking lots, please use reserve prices sparingly  for the expensive stuff. No reserves will be accepted below $20
  • When bidding on the night please remember that collection and payment of lots will only take place at the end of the auction.
  • There are no EFT facilities, so all transactions must be settled with cash on the night.
  • At the end of the auction your lots will be collected and given to you by a committee member. Do not touch any lots.
  • Only club members can sell lots at the auction but you can become one on the night. Anyone can bid/buy.
  • The PCS takes a 10% commission on all sales at the auction.
  • Non PCS club members pay an additional 10% of total sale price per lot.
  • The Rotary Hall is not a licensed venue and alcohol is not permitted. Anyone drinking in the hall will be asked to leave.
  • No smoking is permitted inside hall or close to food/door.
  • There are limited lots in the auction and fish take priority. The committee has discretion in refusing lots and reserves in the interests of balance and pacing.

 

All are welcome. Hope to see you there Tuesday, August 4th.

 

Doors open 7:00pm and AGM + Auction starts 8:00pm at the Rotary Hall, Sandgate St, South Perth

 

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LIST OF LOTS

 

1x CF-2400 AquaOne Canister Filter + Brand New O-rings (Head and taps)  

1x CF-1200 Aqua one canister filter + Brand new Impeller & Shaft + New Hoses, Outlets, inlets, strainers  

1x CF-1000 AquaOne canister filter  

1x Eheim 2215 Brand new Impeller & Shaft + New Hoses, Outlets, inlets, strainer and media  

1X Vallisneria Sp. (big bag)  

1X Vallisneria Sp. (big bag)  

1X Vallisneria Sp. (big bag)  

1X Vallisneria Sp. (big bag)  

1X Vallisneria Sp. (big bag)  

1X XL Driftwood  

1X bucket of holey local limestone (pre-soaked)  

4X Pseudotropheus acei tanzania 10-13cm  

1X 2ft single T8 tube fluoro light fitting (working, includes globe)  

3X 2m/1F Alestopetersius caudalis  4-6cm Yellow Tail Congo Tetras 

3X Ancistrus cirrhosus 6cm long fin albino bristlenose

5X 1m4f Poecilia reticulata "black/purple moscow guppies 2cm  

3X Cichlasoma salvini 4-5cm Tri colour cichlid

3X Cichlasoma salvini 4-5cm Tri colour cichlid

3X Cichlasoma salvini 4-5cm Tri colour cichlid

1X Anubias barteri var. nana Anubias nana attached to lava rock

1X Anubias barteri var. nana Anubias nana attached to lava rock

1X Anubias barteri var. nana Anubias nana attached to lava rock

1X Anubias barteri var. nana Anubias nana attached to lava rock

1X Golf ball size Christmas Moss  

1X Golf ball size Christmas Moss  

15X Dried Indian almond leaves (small to medium size)  

15X Dried Indian almond leaves (small to medium size)  

15X Dried Indian almond leaves (small to medium size)  

15X Dried Indian almond leaves (small to medium size)  

1X Pair ancistrus sp. "albino bristlenose" 6-8cm  MF  

1X Pair ancistrus sp. "common bristlenose" 7-10cm MF  

1X Pair ancistrus sp."lemon bristlenose"(formerly L144) 6-8cm MF  

5X Ancistrus sp. "common bristlenose" 3-5cm  

5X Ancistrus sp."lemon bristlenose"(formerly L144) 3-4cm  

10X Ancistrus sp.rio uyicali "orange spot bristlenose" 3-4cm  

1X Bag of limnobium laevigatum "amazon frogbit" snail free  

1X  Bag of Vallisneria sp. "vallis" snail free  

1X  Bag of Vallisneria sp. "vallis" snail free  

2X Pairs Poecilia reticulata "purple moscows" 3-5cm MF  

1X Trio Poecilia reticulata "RREA red moscow" 3-5cm MF  

2X pairs Poecilia reticulata "albino platinum" 3-5cm MF  

2X Pairs Poecilia reticulata "albino sunsets" 3-5cm MF  

2X Pairs Poecilia reticulata "snakeskins" 4-5cm MF  

2X Pairs Poecilia reticulata "yellow belly red cobras" 4-5cm MF  

5X Pairs Poecilia reticulata "blackbar endlers" 3-4cm MF  

5X Pairs Poecilia reticulata "blonde endlers" 3-5cm MF  

1X Bag of Poecilia reticulata "feeder guppies" 1-3cm  

1X Bag of Poecilia reticulata "feeder guppies" 1-3cm  

2X Leporacanthicus cf. galaxias (L007) "vampire pleco" 4-5cm

1X Hollow log  

1X wood/mallee root  

2X Carassius auratus "Top View Ranchu (TVR) goldfish" 4-5cm  

2X Carassius auratus "Top View Ranchu (TVR) goldfish 3-4cm  

2X Small airpumps - secondhand - good condition - Super Precision 800 + Sicce Air Light 1000

7X 50W Jager heaters, second hand, good condition

1X XXL Driftwood (fits a 6"x2")

1X Large Real Coral

1X Large Anchor Ornament

10X Red Cherry Shrimp (Neocaridina davidi var. red)

10X Red Cherry Shrimp (Neocaridina davidi var. red)

10X Red Cherry Shrimp (Neocaridina davidi var. red)

10X Red Cherry Shrimp (Neocaridina davidi var. red)

1X Tank divider with suction cups 435x380 mm

5X Ancistrus sp. "albino longfin bristlenose" 3-5cm

5X Ancistrus sp. "common longfin bristlenose" 3-5cm

5X Ancistrus sp. "albino bristlenose" 3-5cm

5X Ancistrus sp. "lemon bristlenose longfin" (formerly L144) 4-6cm

5X Sturisoma panamense "royal whiptail" 6-8cm 

10X Pomacea diffusa "Gold Mystery Snail 10-20C piece size

1 x Clown loach - Chromobotia macracanthus 6cm

3x Ancistus Sp. "Peppermint Bristlenose" 4cm

3x Ancistus Sp. "Peppermint Bristlenose" 4cm

3x F1 7 bar Cyphotilapia Frontosa 4cm

3x F1 7 bar Cyphotilapia Frontosa 4cm 

3x Tramitichromis intermedius "Tanzania" 4cm

3x Placidochromis Mdoka "White Lips" 4cm

2x L201 3-4cm

1x bag of narrow leaf Java ferns

1x bag of narrow leaf Java ferns

1x bag of narrow leaf Java ferns

1x bag of narrow leaf Java ferns

1x Bucephalandra theia 3 attached to lava rock

1x Bucephalandra sp. kedagang attached to lava rock

3x Stems of Ludwigia inclinata sp. tornado

1x Mini Java fern

1x Trident Java fern

1x Bag of windelov java fern

1x Adult Tri colour lotus

1x Golf ball of weeping moss

5x Copadichromis borleyi "Kadango" (3-5cm)

5x Copadichromis borleyi "Kadango" (3-5cm)

5x Astatotilapia aeneocolor "yellow belly albert" (3-5cm) 

5x Ptyochromis sp. "Hippo Point salmon" (4-6cm) 

1x bag of Limnophila sessiliflora "Ambulia"

4 x Placidochromis sp. "Phenochilus Tanzania" 4-5 cm
4 x Protomelas annectens 4-5 cm
5 x Aulonocara jacobfreibergi "eureka red" (parents are imports)4-5cm
5 x Aulonocara jacobfreibergi " albino "4-5 cm
5 x Neolamprologus hecqui 4-5cm
5 x Neolamprologus multifasciatus 2cm

1X 30+ outlet Airpump AC0-008A RESUN and Manifold (7200l/h) - used, good conditions

1x UP Aqua CO2 Atomizer, 16mm

1X Freshwater stingrays Book (dr. Hubert + dr. Axelrod) - mint condition

1X Aquarium corals, selection husbandry and natural history (Eric Bornemen)

4X Pseudotropheus Livingstoni

4X Neolamprologus Brichardi - Princess cichlid

4X Julidochromis Dickfeldi

4X Protomelas Steveni sp. Taiwan "Taiwan Reef"

4X Cyrtocara Moori - Blue Dolphin Cichlid

4X Neetroplus Nematopus - Neets cichlids

4X Microglanis iheringi - Bumblebee catfish

4X Synodontis Ilebrevis

4X Cleithacara Maronii - Keyhole cichlid

2X Pterophyllum Scalare - Platinum Angels

1X Juwell Polo - Brand New - Large

1X Juwell mouse + mouse pad

1X 1kg AquaRealm African Rift Lakes Salts - Brand New

1X 1kg AquaRealm Tanganyikan Buffer Salts - Brand New

1X Hand made glass Ranchu goldfish tokens

1X Hand made glass Ranchu goldfish tokens

1X Hand made glass Ranchu goldfish tokens

1X Pair Labidochromis Caeruleus - Electric Yellows MF 9/10cm

1X Pair Melanochromis Auratus MF 9/10cm

1X Pair Synodontis Petricola Breeding Pair 6/7cm

3X Neolamprologus Leleupi 4/5 cm

3X Labidochromis Caeruleus 4/5cm

3X Aulonocara Steveni Hongi Island 3/4cm

3X Aulonocara Chitande "North Type" sp. Nkhata Bay 3/4cm

1X Western Rainbowfish -Melanotaenia Australia- Male 10cm

4X Protomelas taeniolatus "Red Empress" 7-8cm
4X Pelvicachromis Pulcher "Kribensis" 6-7cm
4X Pelvicachromis Pulcher "Kribensis" 6-7cm
4X Aulonocara stuartgranti "Rubin red" 3-4cm
3X Labidochromis caeruleus "Electric Yellow" 4-5cm
3X Labidochromis caeruleus "Electric Yellow" 4-5cm
4X Labidochromis sp. "Mbamba" 4-5cm
3X Pseudotropheus demasoni 3-4cm
3X Ancistus Sp. "Peppermint Bristlenose" 3-4cm
3X Ancistrus sp. "Common Bristlenose" 3-4cm
2X Golden Panchax Killifish (MF)
1X 2ft pine stand with hood

6X Metriaclima estherae Blue/Red Minos Reef 2M/4Fe
2X Pair Blue Star endlers - Poecilia wingei
2X Pair Chilli red endlers - Poecilia wingei



#2 dicky7

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Posted 10 July 2015 - 05:22 PM

Yeeeeehaaa great stuff another auction hope there are many and varied lots. If you have never been now is the time to come on out and join the rest in a great night

 

 

Cheers Cyas all there



#3 Gav79

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Posted 11 July 2015 - 10:55 AM

Thanks for the heads up guys. Have taken an annual leave day for August the 5th from work haha...



#4 Westie

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Posted 12 July 2015 - 09:53 PM

How many lots have been booked so far?
And will there be a cap on auction lots?

Thanks

#5 Mattia

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Posted 12 July 2015 - 09:57 PM

Not many lots so far...
What are you waiting for people, shoot me a pm with your lots!
We will cap at 150 lots as we don't want to go too late!

#6 Leichardti

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Posted 19 July 2015 - 11:06 AM

Updates? :) Really wanna make it to this one.

Edited by Leichardti, 19 July 2015 - 11:06 AM.


#7 Mattia

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Posted 19 July 2015 - 05:41 PM

List of lots updated :)

Remember to book your lots in as soon as you can, there are limited spots in the auction, only 150 available.

 

Booking will close a few days earlier before the auction



#8 Stormfyre

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Posted 20 July 2015 - 10:56 AM

Updated the main post.

 

We now have other payment options if you don't have cash or want to bid a bit higher than what is in your wallet.

 

***We now have new payment facilities for the auction. You can pay cash or we can accept MasterCard, VISA Debit, VISA Credit and PayPal.***



#9 Westie

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Posted 20 July 2015 - 11:38 AM

oh wow that's heaps better



#10 malawiman85

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Posted 20 July 2015 - 05:15 PM

Only 4 lots of cichlids so far... thats messed up.

#11 Mattia

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Posted 20 July 2015 - 06:42 PM

Updated with few more lots in.

 

Closing time for booking your lots in will be at 7.00 pm on August 1st, 2015.

 

Don't miss out!

 

Good food and dessert available also ;)



#12 Westie

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Posted 20 July 2015 - 06:53 PM

Dessert hey? Tiramisu? Pannacotta? Or biscotti? Bravo Mattia!

#13 Terry

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Posted 20 July 2015 - 08:01 PM

Only 2 species of cichlids but lots of guppies and vallis, should be a good night  :(



#14 Stormfyre

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Posted 20 July 2015 - 08:57 PM

Hopefully you can enter a few lots of cichlids Terry and change that?



#15 bigjohnnofish

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Posted 21 July 2015 - 01:28 AM

well if you veto terry's non membership for the night you never know he may bring some :)



#16 Mattia

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Posted 23 July 2015 - 07:25 PM

List updated :)

 

Less than 10 days to book your lots in!



#17 Westie

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Posted 24 July 2015 - 07:58 PM

So we can now pay by MasterCard, VISA Debit, VISA Credit and PayPal hey? Looks like I'll be loading up, as I never carry much cash.
Good work organising this gents

#18 Mattia

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Posted 25 July 2015 - 09:56 PM

List of lots updated again!

 

Guys,

 

YOU HAVE 7 DAYS LEFT  to book your lots in, and only about 50 more lots can go in the list. Don't wait too long or you might miss out!

 

Closing time for booking your lots in will be at 7.00 pm on August 1st, 2015.



#19 Westie

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Posted 25 July 2015 - 11:16 PM

And there we have it, more cichlids :)

#20 Mattia

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Posted 26 July 2015 - 07:10 PM

some more good quality cichilds today booked in!

 

Really looking forward to bit on some of them ;)






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