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
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.
APF AGM 8-9 Sept 2018
The APF AGM for 2018 was held in Adelaide on Saturday 8th Sept. Representatives from all State Councils as well as the APF Executive attended. A highlight was the APF Awards Dinner where Bill Fiora and Richard Gurevich were presented with the APF Research Award and Lionel Savins was presented with a SPAN (Service to Philateliy at the National level) award. Jo Stafford was also recognised for the design of the new APF medal. [Photos here…]
Prague 2018 Results
Results for Australian exhibitors at the Prague 2018 Stamp Exhibition are now available. [See the Results page…]
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
The 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 exhibition 25 27 May results now available. See the[ Results page for details….. ]
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: Stephanie Bromser
- International Officer: Gary Brown
Last Up-dated 10/9/2018