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Ad Konings & Juan Miguel Tickets

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#1 PCS_Committee

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Posted 22 November 2014 - 10:31 AM




The Perth Cichlid Society proudly presents:

A Day with Ad Konings

Juan Miguel


Ad Konings

Anyone with even a passing familiarity with African cichlids has likely heard the name Ad Konings. Ad is a world renowned ichthyologist with a particular interest in the cichlids of Lakes Malawi and Tanganyika. He has spent a good deal of his life keeping, studying and documenting cichlids. An accomplished diver and photographer, he has spent thousands of hours underwater in the Rift Lakes. Some years ago, he started Cichlid Press, and has since has written and produced over 30 titles, including most of the “go to” books on African cichlids. Living in Texas, Ad travels vast distances each year. He has been on innumerable study and collecting expeditions to African and South and Central American rivers and lakes. Also in heavy demand as a Speaker for Aquarist meetings and conventions, he travels from Europe to... well... Australia and all parts between. Fresh from a trip to Lake Tanganyika, he is coming to talk to the Perth Cichlid Society.



Juan Miguel Artigas Asaz

Juan Miguel Artigas Azas is an aquarist from Mexico. Having kept cichlids for decades, his main interest lies in Central American cichlids and Mexican fishes. Juan often travels to the natural habitats of the fish he studies, photographing and observing them in their native environment He has over time developed a

deep understanding of their natural history and behaviour. On the web, he is the creator of The Cichlid Room Companion (cichlidae.com), and making use of his extensive knowledge and experience he travels to many fish related conferences and delivers lectures on the subjects he knows so well.

We have been lucky to be able to arrange for him to come and give a talk to the Perth Cichlid Society.










When is it?

Saturday February 28th, 2015 - 12:45pm to 8:30pm.


Where is it?

Loftus Recreation Centre Cnr Vincent St & Loftus St, Leederville WA 6007


PARKING AVAILABLE + Close to Public Transport

How much are tickets?

$85 member $100 non-member

Including Catered Meals



See PayPal link below



A small price to pay to see THE experts in everything cichlid, Ad Konings is unlikely to be in Perth again for many years to come.

This also includes quality catered meals throughout the day.



Also, on the day:

PCS’s Biggest Raffle Prize

A FULL 4x2x2 Setup




….Among many other Prizes



This is the biggest event PCS has hosted in decades and is an event that should not be missed.

Buy your ticket today !


Select Your Ticket
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Member Number (If Applicable)


See you there


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#2 Westie


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Posted 22 November 2014 - 11:53 AM

For those that aren't yet a member, there is also a deal for 1 year membership as well as ticket for $110

#3 werdna

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Posted 22 November 2014 - 07:43 PM

Oops, sorry, I threw that one in there and didn't advise committee in the draft :)

#4 Fish Antics

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Posted 22 November 2014 - 10:20 PM

I got my ticket, not an event to miss :)



#5 69olds

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Posted 22 November 2014 - 10:28 PM

I just bought my ticket seeya all there

#6 Stormfyre


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Posted 24 November 2014 - 08:40 AM

Got my ticket. See everyone at the event.


Also.. what a raffle prize. A full set up.


Don't miss out.

Edited by Stormfyre, 24 November 2014 - 08:41 AM.

#7 Riggers

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Posted 30 November 2014 - 10:46 PM

Damn!!! Choice raffle prize!! I'm gonna save up all my coins for this one :)

#8 Mattia


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Posted 01 December 2014 - 09:12 PM

Hi all, I also bought my ticket !

Hope to meet you all there!



#9 dicky7

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Posted 01 December 2014 - 11:56 PM

Yes you will Mattia  and do you want  your membership card  posted to the supplied address or to your home before you arrive ?.. if so can you please PM me with the details

#10 slink

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Posted 05 December 2014 - 09:14 PM

Come on guys please help support the club I doubt this chance is going to come around again anytime soon.

It's not a cheap thing to bring an international speaker over and we only have 20 tickets sold so far.

#11 sandgroper

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Posted 05 December 2014 - 11:54 PM

That is embarrassing people, how about all you takers from the forum and the club give back to the club for once in your lives and support the most exciting thing to happen in the clubs history. If this gets cancelled due to poor numbers, don't expect anything exciting to happen in the future.

#12 Frontosaman

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Posted 06 December 2014 - 08:12 PM

Just bought mine but couldn't remember my membership number

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#13 dicky7

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Posted 31 December 2014 - 09:01 PM

Physical tickets are posted tonight for all people who paid by Paypal still waiting on list for other means ... so expect them in mail next few days




Thankyou for your patience


#14 malawiman85

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Posted 02 January 2015 - 12:21 PM

Hey Slink how about you put the outstanding photocomp prize money to a ticket for me.

#15 Kleinz

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Posted 02 January 2015 - 04:03 PM

Slink is away for the forseeable, so I would not count on that happening.

#16 Karlos

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Posted 05 January 2015 - 07:16 PM

I got my ticket today thanks PCS

#17 Fox

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Posted 06 January 2015 - 12:17 PM

Looks like I miss this :(
Waited a very long time to see Ad, but with work I may miss it.
If I find out that I will miss it, I will pass my ticket onto someone who would like to go but cant afford it.

#18 Witters

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Posted 06 January 2015 - 04:59 PM

Do we have an idea of what the 'meals' will be? Is there an itinerary of the day, even if it's a draft?

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#19 Westie


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Posted 16 January 2015 - 02:06 PM

I heard the meals will be geophageus brasiliensis fillets on the BBQ

They're "Wild caught" too

#20 Poncho


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Posted 16 January 2015 - 04:49 PM

No we are trying to work out the catering - thinking to get a local cafe to supply food if we can find something suitable. Suggestions welcome by those who've bought a ticket

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