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

    • Melbourne based auction house, Mossgreen, in voluntary administration
      You may have missed this item over the holiday period, but we thought it was worth reporting to our members as some of them may possibly be affected by the news. On December 27th The Age reported […]
    • ANS Partners with Google Arts & Culture
      The American Numismatic Society has partnered with Google Arts & Culture to present an online gallery of some of their collection. It’s a fantastic way for organisations and institutes to […]
    • NAAC2017 Report
      National Sports Museum Tour On the afternoon of Friday 20th November a collection of about a dozen numismatists arrived at that most iconic of Melbourne venues, the MCG. Our host was Helen Walpole, […]
    • City of Melbourne’s new City Collection website
      The City of Melbourne have launched a new website featuring the City Collection, citycollection.melbourne.vic.gov.au. In amongst the new content there are a series of Pictorial Essays available to […]

    Next Numismatic Event

    Event Information:

    • Sun
      21
      Jan
      2018

      Newcastle Stamp & Coin Fair

      10:00 amPioneer Hall, Cowper Street, Wallsend, 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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