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PHILAS

    The Philatelic Association of New South Wales Inc.

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The Prices Realised for Auction 140 of 9 July 2022 are now on the Auction web page.  Use the Auction button above to view.

special high-value auction will be held on Saturday 17 September 2022.  If you have better quality material you think may qualify for inclusion in this auction, contact:

                          Mike Nibbs daintreewildman@gmail.com .

   Well-known Sydney collector, Brian Philpott, has passed away.  His obituary is here.

The Calendar of club meetings has been brought up to date, thanks to Ilana Cohen.  View the calendar here.  Advise of any changes needed by contacting the editor's email at the bottom of this screen.

The Northern NSW floods around Lismore have had devastating effects on stamps owned by collectors in that area.  See the report on the Richmond River Stamp Club page here.

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Philas House

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News  headlines:

  • Northern Suburbs' Winter's Day with Stamps will be held on Saturday 23 July.  Full details on the Northern Suburbs' web page (use the 'Clubs' button at top of screen).

  • Sutherland club has a new meeting venue from 12 July.  Use the 'Clubs' button at top of screen to view the Sutherland web page for details and a map.

  • The Cinderella Club auction catalogue for 15 July 2022 is now on-line.  Use the Clubs button at top of screen, then select the link to the Cinderella Club web page.

  • The Orange Club web page has now been updated with photos from the April Stamp & Coin Expo.  Use the 'Clubs' menu button above to navigate to the Orange club page.

  • Burwood & Districts Stamp Club now has its own web page created by Antony Shen.  Use the link from the Clubs page (click button above).

  • Wagga Wagga club page has a report on the club's successful May stamp fair.

  • The July 2022 PHILAS News newsletter has now been published. Use the button at top of screen to read it in full colour.  The next Philas News will be out in October 2022, submissions by 23 September 2022, please.

  • PHILAS House has a new security system - see details below.

  • Philas is always looking for volunteers.  Print off a recruiting pamphlet here and distribute it to your fellow collectors.

The June 2022 report on Stamp Exhibitions, including results, cancellations and rescheduling can be read from the link on the PDC page (use the PDC menu button at top of screen).

NEW  SECURITY  SYSTEM:

  PHILAS House now has a state-of-the-art security system with multiple cameras on every floor and covering the entrance areas.  The views from the cameras can be monitored in real time and can be viewed as recordings for at least a month afterwards.  It is also possible to get close-ups of anything recorded by the cameras.

  This increased security will be a great help during the auctions and on auction viewing days.

See the Association's Objectives and learn more about the Association's history here.

To contribute content or to advise corrections to this website, please email the editor.

Website last updated 18 July 2022.