• Upcoming NZ National Exhibitions
  • Upcoming Overseas Exhibitions
  • Results from Brasiliana, Rio de Janeiro. 19-25 November 2013
  • The Federation AGM 23 Nov 2013
  • Federation Awards 2013
  • Upcoming Federation Meetings

Upcoming NZ National Exhibitions

Baypex 2014 (inc. Australasian Challenge) 14-16 Nov 2014, Hawke’s Bay Phil Soc & Hastings Stamp Club
The Capital Stamp Show 2015, 23-25 Oct 2015, Wellington Philatelic Society
Christchurch Trans-Tasman (1 frame & postcards) 2016, CANPEX Inc.
Remembrance 2018, Auckland (international?) 8-13 Nov 2018, Auckland Philatelic Society

Upcoming Overseas Exhibitions

SAUDI 2014 (FIAP) 12-17 Mar 2014, Commissioner Jenny Banfield
Canberra 2014 (½ Nat) 14-16 Mar 2014, Commissioner Mark Benvie
PHILAKOREA 2014 (Seoul) (FIP) 7-12 Aug 2014, Commissioner Bruce Chadderton
Adelaide Stampshow (½ Nat) 10-12 Oct 2014, Commissioner Sue Vernall
MALAYSIA 2014 World Youth (KL) (FIP) 1-6 Dec 2014, Commissioner Jeff Long
ANZAC Sydney (Nat) April 2015
BANGKOK 2015 (FIAP) April 2015
SINGAPORE 2015 (FIP) 14-19 Aug 2015
HONG KONG (FIAP) 20-23 Nov 2015
WASHINGTON 2016 (FIP) 28 May – 4 Jun 2016

Results from Brasiliana, Rio de Janeiro, November 19-25 2013

Greg Francis (PH) 8 fr 91 G Postal History, Province of Otago
Jeff Long (PH) 5 fr 87 LV NZ’s Advice of Receipt Service 1892 to 2009
Monica Comrie (PH) 5 fr 83 V Australian Civil Censorship Markings During WWII
Doug South (Them) 8 fr 87 LV Our Feathered Friends
Warrick Wright (Youth) 3 fr 85 LV Revenue-gathering Stamps of N Z
Ross Marshall (1 fr) 88 Poland Judicial Mail
Jeff Long (1 fr) 83 NZ’s Proof of Delivery Service
Andrew McGowan (1 fr) 77 Plating the Blue Boy: a Study of a N Z Health Stamp

The Federation AGM 23 Nov 2013

All members of the Federation Executive were present, and 18 member societies were represented. Mark Benvie was confirmed as President for another year, and Bob Gibson as Secretary. Terry Isaac was reappointed by Federation as Treasurer. The accounts for the year showed a satisfactory surplus. A report from the NZ National Philatelic Trust recorded grants and loans had been made during the past 12 months of $31,900 of which $6,741 had been returned at the end of the funded activities.

Federation Awards 2013

Medal of Philatelic Excellence: Len Jury
Youth Philatelist of the Year: Louisa Slack
Award for Service: Ron Allan (Hutt Valley), David Holmes (Postal History Society of NZ), Hank Smits (NZ Stamp Collectors Club)

Upcoming Federation Meetings

The next meeting is scheduled for March 29 2014 in Wellington. If you have matters to be discussed contact:
Southern Region: George Stewart, Karen Jeffrey
Central Region: Terry Isaac, Leigh Gravestock
Northern Region: Bruce Chadderton, Robert Livingston
or Federation Secretary Bob Gibson at [email protected], or PO Box 58139, Whitby, Porirua 5245,
or President Mark Benvie at [email protected]

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