About Us

Founded in 1940.

Displays cover a wide range of Australian Philately, and the quarterly Bulletin features research articles from Australia Kangaroos (Roos) stamps and King George V stamps to moderns, including postal history.
Members of the KGV Study Group are present at each meeting and are happy to assist newcomers to this major philatelic study area.

Visitors are most welcome.

Affiliated with

Philatelic Association of NSW (PHILAS)





Sale by tender

Exchange or circuit books

Guest speakers

Loan of philatelic accessories

Membership fees

$50 per person within Australia

$85 for international members

Meeting Time

The 3rd Monday of each month (Public holidays excepted) at 7.45pm

Meeting Place

Philas House

17 Brisbane Street Surry Hills NSW 2010

How to get there

Philas House is near the southern end of Hyde Park, Whitlam Square, and Museum Station.

By rail: Museum Station is closest.

By bus: catch a bus to the first stop in Oxford Street from Central Station and Circular Quay.

By Car: Brisbane Street is one way from Oxford Street to Goulburn Street. Limited street parking is available, or the Goulburn Street Public Car Park is two blocks away.

Contact Us

Postal Address:

PO Box 227, Darlinghurst NSW 1300

Phone:  Geoff Kellow  0409 982 473


This site will soon give access to  front pages of the Club's recent


2021 Programme

15 February

Display:  King George V Printed to Private

               Order Stationery by Michael Drury

15 March

Display:  Australian Occupation and

               Administration of New Guinea,

               1914 - 1941 by Gordon Towell

19 April

Display:  Queen Elizabeth II 1c to 7c

                Varieties by Chris Van Der Kley

17 May

20th annual Alan Salisbury One-Frame Competition convened by Ian Fuary

11 June

Group display:  Paper Ephemera

                          convened by David Collyer

19 July

Display:  Airmails across the South Atlantic

               1927 - 1941 by Ed Wolf

16 August  Display from the Archives

13 September

Display:  Jack Lang's Coathanger

                by Richard Peck

18 October

Display:  Australian Wartime Airmails

               by David Collyer

15 November

Group display: My non-Australian Collection

13 December

AGM and President's display