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Friday 14 April, 2017

Time Zone: (GMT+08:00) Perth
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  • Modern Medieval in Perth
  • Metro Hotel Perth - Swan Room, White
  • 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM  | 1 hour
  • Perth people love medieval things! Find out about the many medieval groups & activities in Perth, such as sword fighting, archery, feasting, costum...
  • Panel
    Medieval
12:00 PM
12:00 PM
  • Buffy: An Appreciation
  • Metro Hotel Perth - Swan Room, White
  • 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM  | 1 hour
  • It is hard to believe that Buffy the Vampire Slayer is 20 years old this year. As we meet for this appreciation of this groundbreaking show we cons...
  • Panel
    TVAnniversaryBuffy
2:00 PM
2:00 PM
  • Girls und Panzer: Der Panel
  • Metro Hotel Perth - Swan Room, White
  • 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM  | 1 hour
  • An exploration of one of the most bizarre and enjoyable Anime to come out in recent years. Ostensibly a "Sports Anime" by genre, Girls und Panzer, ...
  • Panel
    AnimeAnimation
3:00 PM
3:00 PM
  • Doorways to the Imagination
  • Metro Hotel Perth - Swan Room, White
  • 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM  | 1 hour
  • Based on her blog post http://fandelyon.com/how-to-write-a-thousand-words-or-maybe-more-by-amanda-bridgeman/ Amanda Bridgeman talks about som...
  • Panel
    WritingWritersCreative Writing
4:00 PM
4:00 PM
4:30 PM
4:30 PM
  • Trailer Park
  • Metro Hotel Perth - Swan Room, White
  • 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM  | 1 hour 30 minutes
  • What are the best movies for the whole family this year? There will be a 10 minute gap at end of G-rated Trailer Park to allow room to...
  • Panel
7:30 PM
7:30 PM
8:30 PM
8:30 PM
  • The Potterheads HP Quiz
  • Metro Hotel Perth - Swan Room, White
  • 8:30 PM - 9:30 PM  | 1 hour
  • A short quiz spanning all seven books and movies in the Harry Potter universe. Whether Muggle or Pureblood, grab a small group of up to six and pit...
  • Panel
    QuizInteractive

Saturday 15 April, 2017

Time Zone: (GMT+08:00) Perth
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  • 1977: The Year That Was
  • Metro Hotel Perth - Swan Room, White
  • 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM  | 1 hour
  • We take you back with the books, Music,TV, and the films that came out the stir the audiences, like Star Wars  Close Encounter and Saturday Night F...
  • Panel
    History
3:00 PM
3:00 PM
  • Costuming
  • Metro Hotel Perth - Swan Room, White
  • 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM  | 1 hour
  • Cosplay is the actualisation of the imagination. One is never too old to dress up. Join us for a discussion on how to get started in costuming, ...
  • Panel
4:00 PM
4:00 PM

Sunday 16 April, 2017

Time Zone: (GMT+08:00) Perth
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  • Shared Cinematic Universes
  • Metro Hotel Perth - Swan Room, White
  • 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM  | 1 hour
  • When Marvel Studios embarked on their ambitious plan for an inter-related franchise of comic book adaptations, it was seen as a tremendous financia...
  • Panel
    Movies
11:00 AM
11:00 AM
  • Bayeux to Bayou: A Geek Odyssey
  • Metro Hotel Perth - Swan Room, White
  • 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM  | 1 hour
  • In 2016, two women journeyed through Europe and the USA, on the trail of WW2 paratroopers, fanfics, super-soldiers, and the ten dollar founding fat...
  • Panel
    Travel
12:00 PM
12:00 PM
  • Writing: From Idea to Page
  • Metro Hotel Perth - Swan Room, White
  • 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM  | 1 hour
  • Have you had a story in your head for ages you want to tell the world but not sure where to begin? Join our panelists who have been there and done ...
  • Panel
    GoHWritingCreative WritingWesley Chu
2:00 PM
2:00 PM
  • Cooking Stories
  • Metro Hotel Perth - Swan Room, White
  • 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM  | 1 hour
  • Our guest Joyce is not only an awesome author but she is also an enthusiastic cook. Here she will tell us about stories that combine both of her pa...
  • Panel
    GoHJoyce Chng
3:00 PM
3:00 PM
  • From Script to Performance
  • Metro Hotel Perth - Swan Room, White
  • 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM  | 1 hour
  • With 42 years of acting behind him Michael Troughton has had years of experience of taking words on a script and turning them into masterful peform...
  • Panel
    GoHMichael Troughton
4:00 PM
4:00 PM
  • WASFF AGM
  • Metro Hotel Perth - Swan Room, White
  • 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM  | 2 hours
  • We report on our finances and activities, elect new board members, and select the Swancon 2019 committee. Full meeting notice at
  • Keynote
    CoreWASFFAGM
7:30 PM
7:30 PM
8:30 PM
8:30 PM
10:30 PM
10:30 PM
  • Trailer Park 18+
  • Metro Hotel Perth - Swan Room, White
  • 10:30 PM - 11:30 PM  | 1 hour
  • What is the best Horror, and otherwise not child friendly, films coming out in the next few years? There will be a 10 minute gap at st...
  • Panel
    AdultsOnly

Monday 17 April, 2017

Time Zone: (GMT+08:00) Perth
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  • TV Shows Based on Film
  • Metro Hotel Perth - Swan Room, White
  • 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM  | 1 hour
  • Since the early days of television, executives have thought that TV versions of famous films would be winners, but not all of these TV version...
  • Panel
12:00 PM
12:00 PM
  • What's Geeky in Your Town
  • Metro Hotel Perth - Swan Room, White
  • 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM  | 1 hour
  • Find out from our guests Joyce and Traci what geeky things there are to do in Singapore and Brisbane. Also we can give them some insight what the c...
  • Panel
    GoH