AussieCon Two 1985 WorldCon

Part 1 General Photos

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Convention Hotel: Southern Cross, Melbourn, Australila.
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Left to right: ???, a New Zealand fan, British fan John Harvey, Americans Charlotte Proctor and Art Widner in the fan lounge in the Victoria Hotel.
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In the Victoria Hotel lounge, British fans John and Eve Harvey were a barometer of the success of our pre-convention lounge lizard act. Early in the evening, we, and they, are still upright.
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Later in the evening, as the level dropped in the bottled refreshments, so too did we sink down into our comfortable cushions.
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Much later in the evening, I don't know where John is (on the floor?) but Eve has pretty well succumbed to the force of gravity. And a good time was had by all.
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At the traditional Hogu Awards ceremony, held in the McDonald's restaurant nearest the con hotel, Larry Niven and Bob Shaw meet beneath a no smoking sign with pipes to hand but unlit.
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DUFF winners Robbie and Marty Cantor, and the Queen.
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Peter Toluzzi also visited the Victoria lounge.
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The Victoria Hotel was an Australian hotel around the corner and down the street from the Southern Cross.

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