Welcome to the Australian Philatelic Federation (APF) Website

The Australian Philatelic Federation (APF) supports organised philately in Australia. Our website contains information about the APF, Exhibitions & results, useful information for collectors,  Exhibition paper, protectors, official Souvenirs, State Councils and clubs and more.

Latest News: Bernie Beston nominates for FIP President

Bernard Beston Presenting FIP Presidents Appication Pictured left is Bernie delivering his nomination for FIP President to FIP Secretary General Andree Trommer. The APF supports Bernie’s application and wishes him every success with his nomination.

The FIP (“Fédération Internationale de Philatélie”) is the Peak international body for philately. The position of President will be decided at the World Exhibition in Thailand 28 Nov – 3 – Dec 2018.


Savpex Virtual One-frame Exhibition (Sth Africa) Results

Results from the Savpex Virtual One-frame Exhibition South Africa 22-23 Sept are now available ( being a virtual Exhibition the entries have been judged ahead of the exhibition date). [See Results page for details…]

Jul 2018 APF News

APF NewsThe latest Edition of APF News is now available. To download, visit the  APF News page

Vale Ross Wood

The Philatelic Community pays tribute to Ross Wood. [Read more…..]

FIP Maximaphily Newsletter No 2

FIP Maximaphily Newsletter No 2 is now available. See the Newsletter page to view and download the PDF.

Newcastle Half National Results

Newcastle Half National ExhibitionNewcastle Half National exhibition 25 27 May results now available. See the[ Results page for details…..  ]

AustraliaPost_logoAustralia Post  – the APF’s major sponsor. Visit the Stamps and Collectables page

APF Executive


John Moore, APF President

The APF Executive for 2017 – 18 were elected at the Annual General Meeting 16 Sept 2017.

  • President – John Moore
  • Vice-president: Peter Allan
  • Secretary – Ian McMahon.
  • Treasurer: David Figg
  • Philatelic Development Officer: Darryl Fuller
  • International Officer: Gary Brown

See the APF Executive page for a full list of Executive officers and contact details and Project Officers page for details of all Project Officers

Last Up-dated 11/8/2018











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