THE philatelic society of nsw

Our club will not be meeting in the next few months because of government restrictions imposed during the coronavirus epidemic.  Check this website for future developments.

Daytime Meeting

4th Saturday of each month (except December) at 2:00 pm in:

  Philas House

  17 Brisbane Street

   Surry Hills  NSW  2010

2020 Programme  -  Daytime

18 January

  New acquisitions / exhibiting


22 February

  Display:  Algeria 1849 to 1930

                 by Linda Lee

28 March

  Group Display:  Military Mail

18 April

  Group Display:  members' choice

23 May

  69th Annie Powell Competition

27 June

  Display:  Flag Cancellations of

                 the World by Tin Schofield

25 July

  Group display:  Aerophilately

22 August

  Display:  New Hebrides

                 by John Gibson

26 September

  Display:  Republic of China

                 by the China Study Group

28 November

  AGM and President's display


Philas House



The Postal History Group


meets at:

  Dougherty Community Centre

  7 Victor Street


on the 3rd Tuesday of the odd

months at 7.30 pm.

  Convenor: Dr G. Lewis
  Email: glewis@custom­

2020 Programme - Evening

21 January

  New acquisitions / workshop

17 March

  Group display:  Stamps of One Country

                            Used in Another

19 May

  Group display:  Benelux Region (Belgium,

                            Netherlands, Luxembourg)

                            and their Colonies

21 July

  Group display:  Interrupted Mail, Wars,

                            Accidents, Missent

15 September

  Group display:  Meter Mail

17 November

  Group display:  Commemorative Post-

                            marks and Stationery

                            before 1946

Membership fees

Membership fees are due 1 January each year.

Within Australia:

  Basic membership $10.00

  China Study Group membership

  included if required.

Members overseas:

  Basic subscription $20.00

  Please make cheques payable to the 

Society in Australian Dollars.
  Post to the Society's P O Box (see address).

  MasterCard or Visa also welcome.

The China Study Group
meets at:

  Philas House

  17 Brisbane Street

  Surry Hills  NSW  2010

at 7.30 pm on the 4th Monday

of selected months.

  Chairman: Garry Francis
  PO Box 258

  Earlwood  NSW  2206

2020 Programme

  and more details here.

Contact Us

The Secretary

Philatelic Society of NSW

PO Box 220

About Us

   Most of our members are advanced or intermediate collectors. Our members have wide collecting interests, not just Australia. If you collect something other than Australia, you will probably find our club the best place to meet collectors who can help you build up your collection.
  Some of the areas where there are many knowledgeable members include:

 Postal history                     Military mail

 Commercially Oriented Aerophilately

 China               Africa        Great Britain

 United States

Affiliated with

The Philatelic Association of NSW (PHILAS)





Guest speakers