WHAT IS NUMISMATICS?
Numismatics is the study and collecting of:
Coins - ancient, medieval, modern, proofs
Paper money / bank notes
Medals / Medallions / Medalets - often commemorative
Tokens - privately issued (ie unofficial) substitutes for money
Various related areas
- New Book Reveals the Stories Behind Australia’s Highest Military DecorationBerwick based author Michael C. Madden has produced a remarkable book that collects the personal stories of 100 of Australia’s most remarkable soldiers, all recipients of the Victoria Cross […]
- Proposed Rules for Incorporation of the NAVSelect the Rule Book to access the proposed rules that would be adopted upon Incorporation of the Numismatic Association of Victoria. […]
- March 2018 Edition of VNJ OnlineVolume 3, No. 1 of the VNJ is now available to Members through the Member Page. In this edition we look at the first Viking King of England, Sweyn Forkbeard. There’s also examine the Melbourne […]
- The Vault is Now OpenThe first results on an on-going project to document the history of organised numismatics in Victoria are now available through the NAV’s Website. The Vault is a collection of items of historic […]
Next Numismatic Event
Numismatic Association of Victoria Meetings
The NAV meets every month of the year except for January. Typically we meet on the third Thursday of the month, but in December (to avoid the festive season) we meet on the second Thursday of the month., Meetings are usually held ay 7.45PM in the Level 2 Function Room of The Celtic Club on the corner of Queen Street and La Trobe Street in the City. During out meetings members are invited to speak about numismatic items of interest, a member may give a keynote talk on an interesting topic, and we hold occasional tender sales.
Visitors are welcome but we suggest you Contact Us or check the Numismatic Calendar before attending to double check the date and time of the meeting. The Celtic Club is a busy venue and sometimes we need to vary our meeting times due to public holidays and other events.
When Are Our Meetings:: 7.45PM, third Thursday of the month February to November. Second Thursday of the month in December. NO MEETING IN JANUARY. Meetings usually take 1 to 2 hours.
Where Are Our Meetings:: Level 2 Function Room of The Celtic Club, 316-320 Queen Street, Melbourne (corner of Queen and La Trobe Streets). See the map below for more information.
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.