THE philatelic society of nsw


Daytime Meeting

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

  Philas House

  17 Brisbane Street

   Surry Hills  NSW  2010

2022 Programme  -  Daytime

26 February

   Group display: Aerophilately

26 March

  Group display: Military mail

23 April

  Group display: Maritime/ naval mail

28 May

  Group display: 70th Annie Powell Competition / group display of interesting items

25 June

  Group display: Members' choice one frame exhibiton

23 July

  Display: WA airmails

                by Ed Wolf

27 August

  Group Display: Interesting items

24 September

  Display by the China Study Group:

                One frame exhibits

26 November

  AGM and President's display

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 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

2022 Programme - Evening

15 March

  Workshop and new aquisitions

17 May

  Group display:  Pandemic mail eg disinfected items

19 July

  Group display:  Benelux region

20 September

  Group display:  Picture Postcards

15 November

  Group display:  Aerophilately

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

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

2022 Programme

  and more details here.


Philas House



Contact Us

The Secretary

Philatelic Society of NSW

PO Box 220

Affiliated with

The Philatelic Association of NSW (PHILAS)





Guest speakers

Photos from our 27 June 2020 meeting:

   We were the first club to meet in PHILAS House after the easing of the COVID-19 restrictions.

   Members enjoyed Tim Schofield's display of Flag Cancellations of the World while being careful to observe social distancing and hand hygiene.


President Stephen Browne

chaired the meeting.


Club page updated 8/2/2022