1956 – 5th Australian Convention of Magicians – June, 1956
VENUE: Coppin Hall, Richmond
NUMBER OF REGISTRANTS: 250
GUESTS: Goodliffe (UK), Tom Harris (with his animated mouse)
Most Entertaining Magician – Peter Rodda
Quick Tricks: ?, 2nd- Peter Rodda, 3rd- Keith Lawrence
PUBLIC SHOW: Melbourne Town Hall (attendance almost 3000)
NOTES: Apparently this convention was reported on in Abracadabra magazine on June 16, 1956… however, at the 1955 Convention this convention was advertised for November 16 – 20, 1956. It would appear that it was held in June after all.