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    The Philatelic Association of New South Wales Inc.



is holding its next youth stamp collecting workshop at Chatswood on Thursday 13 July, with the work-shop theme Football.

Use the YOUTH menu button above for details and a link to the SYSG web site for registration forms etc.

   After 50 years in our inner Sydney building, Philas is moving to the suburbs.

  The picture shows the new premises, 20 Egerton Street, Silverwater, in the western suburbs of Sydney.  This building will be ready for Philas use in a few months time.

    Reports on this major change in the life of Philas can be found in the April 2023 issue of Philas News. The President, Past President and Building Sub-Committee chairman have all written about the move.

   Use the Philas News menu button above to view the latest issue of the newsletter.

Philas has a new P O Box number as part of our continuing move to the new premises.


    The new address is:

P O Box 6540 SILVERWATER, NSW, 2128


Other contact details for Philas are on the 'Contact Us' button at top of screen.

The Latest:

The PHILAS Executive Committee held its first meeting in the redecorated office suite at the new Silverwater premises on Saturday 27 May.  Photos of the meeting are here 

The May 2023 Exhibitions report is now on the PDC page - use the menu button at top of screen to go to the PDC  page.


The Tasmanian Philatelic Society held another successful One-Frame Stamp Exhibition in Hobart in May 2023.

The photo shows convenor Darryl Fuller at left with NSW visitors Andrew Small, Darren Jones, John Moore and Tony Griffin.


  • The April 2023 PHILAS News newsletter has now been published. Use the button at top of screen to read it in full colour.

  • Which club is meeting tonight?  Use the link on the 'Clubs' page (use menu button above) to see the list of club meetings by day-of-the-week.  List recently updated.

  • The NSW team won the Australasian Challenge at Wellington, NZ, in November 2022.  See the photo on the PDC web page (use the menu button at top of screen).

  • 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.

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


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

    You too can become a Philas helper.  Check our volunteers page

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

Website last updated 5 June 2023.

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