Our Objectives
  • To encourage the study of Numismatics in all its branches.
  • To represent generally the views and interests of Numismatists.
  • To provide education in the field of Numismatics.
  • To encourage sound and methodical collecting practice
  • Our Activities
  • Discussion at monthly meetings
  • Reading of papers
  • Promoting research in numismatics
  • A quarterly Journal containing articles of interest to Numismatists
  • WHAT IS NUMISMATICS?

    Numismatics is the study and collecting of:

    Coins - ancient, medieval, modern, proofs

    Paper money / bank notes

    Medals / Medallions / Medalets - often commemorative

    Military medals

    Tokens - privately issued (ie unofficial) substitutes for money

    Various related areas

    Recent Posts

    • Morwell Numismatic Society Walhalla Visit
      On Sunday 8th April members of the Morwell Numismatic Society had a day out to the historic Gippsland mining town of Walhalla. The tour included the old Post Office as well as a tour of the Long […]
    • New Melbourne Based Auction House
      Abacus Auctions has recently acquired the assets of the Stamp & Coin Department of the failed Mossgreen Auctions (see story here). Abacus will be conducting public auctions of Stamps & Postal […]
    • Tom May Numismatic Articles
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    • The New Melbourne Mint
      A number of Melbourne based numismatic entities have joined forces under the Melbourne Mint Coins banner. The Universal Coin Company, their online auctions (UCC Auctions) and the Queensland based […]

    Next Numismatic Event

    • Tue
      17
      Apr
      2018
      Fri
      20
      Apr
      2018

      The Gallery Room. State Library of New South Wales. Macquarie Street, Sydney, NSW

    Come to our Monthly Meetings

    We meet every month of the year except January. From February to November we meet on the third Friday of the month and in December on the second Friday of the month.

    Meetings are held at Level 1, 420-424 William Street, West Melbourne, just a short walk from Flagstaff Station, and start at 7:45PM.

    Read more on the NAVIC meetings page.

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