West Aussie Fur Frenzy

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West Aussie Fur Frenzy (WAFF) is a furry convention held at 100 James St, Perth[1] Perth, Western Australia

Staff[edit]

West Aussie Fur Frenzy is run by a registered business partnership, owned and operated by Skye Shark, Faolan Aviternal, and Fane Kobalt.[2]

History[edit]

2017[edit]

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WAFF was launched in October, 2016,[3] and originally scheduled for March 25-26, 2017.[4] However, in early January it was announced that the convention was rescheduling for September 2-3.[3] The event took place at at the Pagoda Resort and Spa, situated on the shores of Perth’s Swan River.[5]

The guest of honour was rockabilly furry artist and graphic designer Toxi De Vyne.[6]

Events[edit]

WAFF 2018 logo
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Planned indoor event spaces included:[7]

  • an Artist Market, where crafters and artists may purchase time at a table to sell their wares.
  • a Show Space that can accommodate scheduled activities, including:
    • a pub quiz with a bar service and complimentary canapes
    • Rebel Empire Workshops (a Perth-based production company)
    • Dance party with bar service
    • Fursuit games
  • A Social Lounge space where attendees may relax, socialise, enjoy some tabletop gaming and meet others.

Scheduled outdoor activities included a fursuit walk.

2018[edit]

WAFF 2018 banner

The second West Aussie Fur Frenzy took place September 7-9, 2018,[8] at the Pagoda Resort and Spa in Perth.[8] The theme was "8-Bit Furs",[8] and the guests of honour were Carnival,[9] Changes the Skunk and Pocari Roo.[10]

2019[edit]

The third West Aussie Fur Frenzy took place in 2019, with Sneaky Lion Arts as a guest of honour.[11]

2020[edit]

The fourth instance of the West Aussie Fur Frenzy, themed "Bunker Down Under", took place on September 26, 2020 to September 27, 2020.[12] There was a limit of 100 tickets.[13]

WAFF 2021 poster

2021[edit]

The fifth instance of the West Aussie Fur Frenzy, "The Good, The Bad and The Furry",[14] took place September 24-26, 2021 at the Doubletree Perth Northbridge. The charity was Greener Pastures Sanctuary.[15]

WAFF 2022 poster

2022[edit]

The sixth instance of the West Aussie Fur Frenzy, "Deities of Future Past", is to take place September 16-18, 2022 at the Esplanade Hotel Fremantle by Rydges.[16]

References[edit]

  1. The "Venue" page on WAFF's webpage. Accessed October 6, 2020.
  2. Meet the Team on the West Aussie Fur Frenzy website. Retrieved January 11, 2017.
  3. 3.0 3.1 Posting on the West Aussie Fur Frenzy's page on Facebook. Dated January 10, 2017. Retrieved January 12, 2016.
  4. Posting on the West Aussie Fur Frenzy's page on Facebook. Dated January 3, 2017. Retrieved January 12, 2016.
  5. Venue on the West Aussie Fur Frenzy website. Retrieved January 11, 2017.
  6. Posting on the West Aussie Fur Frenzy account on Facebook. Dated January 14, 2017. Retrieved January 17, 2017.
  7. West Aussie Fur Frenzy website. Retrieved January 11, 2017.
  8. 8.0 8.1 8.2 West Aussie Fur Frenzy (2018) website. Retrieved January 27, 2018.
  9. Tweet on the West Aussie Fur Frenzy account on Twitter. Dated January 22, 2018. Retrieved January 27, 2018.
  10. WAFF 2018 website. Retrieved April 2, 2019.
  11. "With bellies full of Christmas pud, we are proud to announce the GoH for 2019: Sneaky Lion Arts!" - West Aussie Fur Frenzy, Twitter (December 27, 2018)
  12. WAFF 2020 Sep 26-27 schedule on Facebook. Retrieved October 6, 2020.
  13. "WAFF 2020: Bunker Down Under, as you may be aware, has completely sold out all its tickets. ... The limit of 100 persons was set by the state government and enforced by the venue... - West Aussie Fur Frenzy, Twitter (September 16, 2020)
  14. "Howdy y’all! It’s High Noon and you better get your trigger finger ready to fire off your fastest shot at grabbing up a ticket to this years’ WAFF: The Good, The Bad and the Furry!" - West Aussie Fur Frenzy, Twitter (March 31, 2021)
  15. Announcement of WAFF 2021 charity (September 21, 2021)
  16. Tickets launching on Wednesday 13th April 2022 at 6:30PM Perth Time (WST). For more information, check out the Telegram Announcements channel: https://t.me/WAFF_Announcements" - West Aussie Fur Frenzy, Twitter (March 20, 2022)

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