The Australian Science Fiction Foundation

Supports and Promotes Science Fiction in Australia and Around the World.











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About The ASFF

The Foundation was started in 1976.

It aims to be a leading science fiction resource in Australia.

The ASFF supports the promotion of science fiction in Australia.


Its activities are funded by membership subscriptions and donations.

We support an inclusive and safe environment for our community.


We value feedback from our community .


Our Foundation seeks relevance, insight and productivity for science fiction enthusiasts.

The ASFF is creating new directions and activities

for 2022 and beyond.


We aim to expand our outreach across Australia.




Awards the A Bertram Chandler Award 

for outstanding achievement in Australian SF.

Awards the Norma K Hemming Award

 for excellence in the exploration of race, gender, sexuality,

 class or disability in SF works.

Aims to document the history of SF in Australia.


Aims to encourage new and innovative SF activities

for the 21st century. 

Hosts Science Fiction writing competitions

at conventions and a new one for

Australian school students.

Is designing  a Resource Library

for research into Australian SF.

Lends seed money to SF conventions.

Gives financial support to Australian Fan Funds.

Offers a Membership Program.

Connects SF fans  through social media

and other networking opportunities.

Runs activities at conventions.

 We aim to support, encourage and liaise

with other science fiction organisations.

Welcomes new clubs or activities.



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