National Stamp  Exhibition Hobart 2016

21 August  2016 Entries have now closed at 92 – we are at full capacity

Important: 1 Jun 2016  We strongly recommend making hotel and flight bookings now. Hobart will be heavily booked well before the Exhibition

Fri 18 – Sun 20 November, 2016

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National One-frame Stamp & postcard exhibition.

Open: 12:00 Friday 18th

Closes: 3:30PM Sunday 20th, November 2016.

Admission free

Events – Hobart Stamp Show 2016

 Venue: Hobart Town Hall

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The Hobart Town Hall is the venue for this National Stamp Exhibition  (Hobart Stamp Show 2016).

Address: Macquarie St opposite the GPO.  3 minutes walk to the CBD,  10 minutes to the waterfront and Salamanca Place.

Accommodation: a group booking  has been placed with Hadleys Orient Hotel, less than 5 minutes walk from the Hobart Town Hall. Bookings can be made until one month before the exhibition or until sold out. We strongly advise booking early. Details[….]

National Exhibition Stamps and Postcards

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This is a National One-Frame exhibition. Both Stamps and Postcards will be exhibited. The exhibition is presented by the Tasmanian Philatelic Society under the auspices of the Australian Philatelic Federation.

Entries are now open  for exhibitors wishing to show one-frame exhibits. Forms and prospectus [….]

The Exhibition theme is “50 Years of Decimal Currency”

40c-tasmanOn the 14th February, 1966, Australia introduced Decimal Currency. The first decimal stamp issues featured the monarch on the lower values and on the base domestic letter rate (4c) and the remainder featured Australian birds, Australian marine life, and early Australian maritime explorers