GUFF Call for Nominations GUFF is the Get Up and Over (or Going Under) Fan Fund which transports SF fans from Australasia to Europe (and vice versa). Nominations are now open for the northbound race, to transport a Australasian fan to Worldcon 75 (http://www.worldcon.fi/), the 75th World Science Fiction Convention, to be held in Helsinki, […]Read More GUFF Call for Nominations – Northbound Race 2016
The awesome Gillian Polack and I announce with pleasure that the winner of the 2016 GUFF race is – Jukka Halme! Congratulations to both Jukka and Contact, the Australian Natcon 2016 in Brisbane which will host him as a fan fund delegate! We know it will be a LOT of fun for everyone involved! Thank […]Read More We have a 2016 GUFF delegate!
British fan Caroline Mullan says: Eastercons have been destination conventions for GUFF delegates and funders of GUFF races since the founding of GUFF. We’d welcome the views of those involved with GUFF/DUFF. This means all of you, non-UK European and Australian fans! Take a minute or three and tell them what you think! (While you […]Read More Make Eastercon better – fill out a survey!
GUFF online voting for the 2016 GUFF race is now officially closed! Gillian and I would like to thank you all for participating and for your generosity! We are sure you will love the new delegate! 🙂 Some of you have been generous multiple times so we will need just a little bit more time […]Read More GUFF voting closed: Thank you!
Thanks to the amazing Ben Romoila, my GUFF trip introduced me to Finnish fandom. Now the boot is on the other foot, with Jukka Halme standing for the north-south GUFF journey. In honour of this reversal, here are select extracts from my GUFF report. If you want the whole thing, it’s available for a donation […]Read More GUFF in Finland, Finnish fan in GUFF