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
- Morwell Numismatic Society Walhalla VisitOn 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 HouseAbacus 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[…]
- The New Melbourne MintA 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
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.