royal Sydney philatelic club
The Royal Sydney Philatelic Club was founded in 1890, a foundation member of the Philatelic Association of NSW (Philas).
Members are entitled to participate in the Club's Exchange Book Service as buyers and/ or sellers. Members may borrow books and journals from the Library on application to the Librarian.
"The Quarterly Journal" of the Club is posted free to all members.
Visitors are always welcome.
The Philatelic Association of NSW (PHILAS)
The Armidale Circle
Australian States Study Circle
Exchange or circuit books
Due on 1 July
Secretary: Dr Milton Hook
GPO Box 1751, Sydney NSW 2001
From 2019, the Club will meet on the second Saturday at 2.00pm
1st Floor, PHILAS House, 17 Brisbane Street, Surry Hills
How To Get There
Philas House is near the southern end of Hyde Park, Whitlam Square, and Museum Station.
By rail to Museum Station and / or
Catch a bus 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.
2019 Meeting Dates
9 February Display: Lucknow Postal
History by Dr Vijay
13 April Display: Colony of
Victoria by Ian Hay
11 May Display: Australian
Philatelic Literature by
8 June Display: The Dovey
10 August AGM & President's
Australian Postal History
14 September Display by Australian
States Study Circle
12 October Display: Letter rates in
Papua, 1916 - 1932 by
14 December Club competition
(note: no meeting in January, March, July or November)