About Us

The Royal Sydney Philatelic Club was founded on the 21 January 1890, a foundation member of the Philatelic Association of NSW (Philas).

Members are entitled to participate in the Club's Exchange Book Service as buyers and/ or sellers. Members may borrow books and journals from the Library on application to the Librarian.

"The Quarterly Journal" of the Club is posted free to all members.

Visitors are always welcome.


Royal Sydney Philatelic Club Exhibition

View the 100 page exhibit, Royal Sydney Philatelic Club Archives.

Meeting Time

2nd Tuesday of the month (except January) at 7:00pm.
The room is open from 6:30pm to permit informal discussion of matters of common interest.

Meeting Place

Philas House (1st floor), 17 Brisbane Street Surry Hills NSW 2010 (see map below ).

Membership fees

Annual subscriptions are due on the 1 July.


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P Rheuben

Display: Costa Rica
I Hay

Display: Postal Stationary of Jamaica
D Smith

Display: Austria - Postal and Lettercards 1869-1900
A Griffin

Display: Qantas International Competitors 1931-66
E Wolf subscriptions are due

Annual General Meeting
and President's Night - Falkland Islands

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by The Australian States Study Circle

Display: Australian Naval History
R Osborne

Display: Aerophilately
D Collyer

Club Competition (6-16 Sheets)
Prize to winning Entry

Services Available

Affiliated with

The Philatelic Association of NSW (Philas) The Armidale Circle The Royal Sydney Philatelic Club
Australian States Study Circle

How To Get There

Philas House is near the southern end of Hyde Park, Whitlam Square, and Museum Station.
Public Transport
By rail to Museum Station and / or
Catch a bus bus to the first stop in Oxford Street from Central Station and Circular Quay.
By Car- Brisbane Street is one-way from Oxford Street to Goulburn Street. Limited street parking is available, or the Goulburn Street Public Car Park is two blocks away.


Contact Us

Secretary: Dr Milton Hook
Postal Address: GPO Box 1751, Sydney NSW 2001