Members’ news – October to December 2015

CSFG members have been busy as usual – here’s the latest news. Congratulations in particular to everyone who picked up various awards and gongs! And here’s to a bountiful and successful writing year in 2016! Short story Alan Baxter has enjoyed a few publications in an end-of-year rush: “How Father [...]

By | 2018-04-18T10:02:04+00:00 December 26th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Opportunity – All the King’s Men

Canberra-based author-illustrator Shane W. Smith, who spoke at a recent CSFG meeting about writing and producing comics, is seeking contributions for his upcoming anthology All the King's Men. Shane is looking for original short stories and comic scripts set in the galaxy-spanning science fiction universe of his previous graphic novels: [...]

By | 2018-04-18T09:56:50+00:00 October 29th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Member News for March 2015 – Part Two of Three!

Short stories Ian McHugh's story "Uncle Bob's Crocodile" is out in this month's edition of Urban Fantasy magazine (available now for subscribers and it'll be archived online for everyone else later in the month). Ian wanted to mention that he credits this story to a discussion with fellow CSFG'er David [...]

By | 2018-04-18T09:55:19+00:00 March 11th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Call for submissions: The Never Never Land

The Never Never Land will be an anthology of Australian science fiction, fantasy and horror stories edited by Mitchell Akhurst, Phillip Berrie and Ian McHugh. It will be published in April 2015 as both a trade paperback and in e-book formats. What We’re Looking For CSFG anthologies have been elsewhere [...]

By | 2018-04-18T09:50:52+00:00 February 20th, 2014|Uncategorized|7 Comments

First review of Next!

A positive review of Next at Adventures of a Bookonaut: "Now despite what may appear to be a rather open theme this collection hangs together very well. I doffs me hat to the editors for their selections and the collation of the work. There’s some well known writers with absolutely [...]

By | 2018-04-18T09:49:04+00:00 July 15th, 2013|Uncategorized|0 Comments

CSFG at Conflux 9

UPDATED! Book Launch Friday 26 April, 6-7pm - launch of Next, edited by Simon Petrie and Rob Porteous Dealer's Room  From 1pm, Thursday 25 April - come see the special offers at the CSFG dealers table Workshops Thursday 25 April, 12-3pm - Writing using the five senses with Gillian Polack Friday 26 April, 8-10am [...]

By | 2018-04-30T08:02:58+00:00 April 24th, 2013|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Conflux 9 Book Specials

The following special offers on CSFG books will be available at Conflux 9: FREE copy of Encounters with any purchase upon presentation of the voucher from your con bag! Get Gastro for a dollar with every Conflux Cookbook! $21 for the pair. $44.95 for Elsewhere + The Outcast + Masques + Winds of Change (that's $64.75 [...]

By | 2018-04-20T10:14:02+00:00 April 23rd, 2013|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Come to the launch of Next at Conflux 9!

6pm, Friday 26th April, Rydges Capital Hill, Canberra Janeen Webb (World Fantasy, Aurealis and Ditmar Award winner) Richard Harland (Golden Aurealis and Aurealis Award winner) Readings from emerging CSFG authors Leife Shallcross and Rik Lagarto Get your copy of Next signed by the contributors. Get a voucher for a HALF-PRICE [...]

By | 2018-04-18T11:40:03+00:00 April 19th, 2013|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Pre-order your copy of Next!

Next will be released on 26 April 2013 and you can pre-order now for the price of AUD$24.95, plus $7 postage within Australia. You can pay for your pre-ordered copy of Next by Paypal, or Contact Us to arrange payment by cheque, money order or bank transfer, or to enquire about contributor [...]

By | 2018-04-18T09:05:18+00:00 April 12th, 2013|Uncategorized|0 Comments