AusVipex 2020 Virtual One-frame Exhibition
AusVipex 2020 is an Australian virtual One-frame Exhibition organized by the Australian Philatelic Federation. One-frame entries (16 standard pages or equivalent in larger page sizes) will be accepted as scans in PDF form. Entries will be judged on the scans by judges in the usual way and awards, medals and prizes awarded according to standard Australian Philatelic Exhibition rules. Entries have now closed.. [Read more…]
AusVipex Online Exhibition Souvenir
An imperf miniature sheet overprinted in blue foil by Australia Post commemorating Australia’s first on-line philatelic Exhibition is now available. [Read more…]
Volunteers wanted – PHILAS HOUSE
PHILAS is seeking volunteers especially for the August – September period. PHILAS House is located at 17 Brisbane St, CBD, Sydney. [Read more…]
Saphil House Postal Auction
The SAPHIL Postal Auction catalog is now available. Bids close 12noon THURSDAY 24th SEPT. Details here…
Melbourne International FIAP Stamp Exhibition re-scheduled
The Melbourne FIAP International Exhibition has been rescheduled from Feb 2021 to 8 – 11 Sept 2022 and will be known as Mebourne 2022 FIAP International Stamp Exhibition. The website is now https://melbourne2022.com.au
Hobart Stamp Show 2020 cancelled, Taipei postponsed to 2021
The National One-frame exhibition scheduled for Hobart 13 – 15 Nov 2020 has been cancelled. The Taipei 2020 38th Asian International Stamp Exhibition scheduled for Oct 2020 has now been re-scheduled to 4-8 June 2021
APF Store announcement
Due to the COVID-19 Pandemic, fulfilling orders placed on the APF Store will be somewhat delayed.
As it involves a 2.5 hour 170Km round trip from Victor Harbor, Mike will be going to SAPHIL House less frequently.
Only when there are sufficient orders to warrant a trip will Mike make the journey, probably no more often than once fortnightly.
Mike will keep clients with orders informed via email or telephone. Trusting everyone will understand
Antarctic Exhibition 30 Jul – 3 August 2020 Cancelled
Owing to the cancellation of the Antarctic Festival in Hobart, the Antarctic Stamp and Postcard exhibition can no longer go ahead. We regret this unfortunate cancellation but those interested will understand there is no choice. The Committee will contact those affected over coming days (as at 23/3/20) but hopes to re-schedule once the future is clearer.
Australia Post – the APF’s major sponsor. Visit the Stamps and Collectables page
The APF Executive for 2019 – 20 were elected at the Annual General Meeting 7 Sept 2019.
- President – Peter Allan
- Vice-president – Frank Pauer
- Immediate Past President – John Moore
- Secretary – Ian McMahon.
- Treasurer – David Figg
- Philatelic Development Officer – Stephanie Bromser
- International Officer – Glen Stafford