Australian Philatelic Organisations:

Australian Philatelic Federation

Organised philately in Australia

Australian Capital Territory

Philatelic events are organised by the ACT Philatelic Development Council. The club for local collectors is the Philatelic Society of Canberra.

Philatelic Society of Canberra Inc.

The Philatelic Society of Canberra, FaceBook 


The Queensland Philatelic Council is the parent body for local stamp collectors' clubs in Queensland.

South Australia

The South Australian Philatelic Council is the parent body for local stamp collectors' clubs in South Australia and the Northern Territory.


The Tasmanian Stamp Council links the four stamp collectors' clubs in Tasmania - at Hobart, Launceston, Devenport and Glenorchy.


The Victorian Philatelic Council coordinates philatelic events in Victoria and provides links to the affiliated clubs.

Western Australia

The Western Australian Philatelic Council coordinates events promoting stamp collecting in Western Australia and provides links to the affiliated clubs.

Australia Post

The official site of Australia's postal authority.

Australian Stamp & Coin Dealer Associations:

Australian Philatelic Traders' Association (A.P.T.A.)​

 APTA is the peak national philatelic trade association in Australia.

Stamp & Coin Dealers' Association of Australasia (S.C.D.A.A.)

The Petersham Stamp, Coin & Banknote Fair, is held on the 5th Sunday of each Month at Petersham Town Hall, 107 Crystal Street, Petersham Sydney.

​Australian Numismatic Dealers' Association (A.N.D.A.)

ANDA is the professional body representing individuals and businesses that deal in rare coins & banknotes throughout Australasia.

International Philatelic Organisations:

Fédération Internationale de Philatélie (F.I.P.)

The FIP is the international body to which all national associations are affiliated. Details of international stamp exhibitions can be found here.

Federation of Inter-Asian Philately (F.I.A.P.)

A non-profit and non-political federation of national philatelic associations in Asia and Australasia. Details of stamp exhibitions in the Asia-Pacific region can be found here.

New Zealand Philatelic Federation

This site has details of national events in New Zealand and provides links to all stamp collectors' clubs throughout the country. There is also an interesting newsletter.

New Zealand Post Philatelic Bureau

Buy New Zealand stamps and other products here and link to other NZ Post services.

British Society of Australian Philately

Members of this Society are very active in researching Australian stamps and publishing an excellent journal.