NZPF Northern Region established 1964
The Postal History Society was founded in 1964 to promote and encourage the study of postal communication throughout the world but particularly in New Zealand, Australia and throughout the Pacific area and to circulate information to members.
The Society is a member of the NZ Philatelic Federation and the New Zealand Federation of Historical Societies.
Baptist Church Hall, 4 Inverary Avenue, Epsom, Auckland 1st Monday monthly except January. Doors open at 7:30pm for an 8:00 start (close approximately 9:30pm).
Members are encouraged to bring supporting or supplementary material to all meetings as well as new items of interest.
Guests and visitors are always welcome
Chapters meet in Invercargill, Nelson, New Plymouth and Wellington. For details check Contact below.
Calendar of events
2019Oct 5 – Postal History meeting
Nov 2 – Postal History meeting
Dec 7 – Postal History meeting
Club activities and services
- Receipt of the bi-monthly journal The Mail Coach.
- Opportunity to purchase publications of the Society.
- Access to the Society’s Library.
- Opportunity to purchase and sell material through the postal sales and exchange circuits.
- Attend meetings of members (as described above).
John Dearing, 109 Eighty Eighty Valley, Wakefield, Nelson 7025.
R Longman, 23 Wye Street, Invercargill, Phone (03) 216 9827. Meetings in private residences.
L J Armstrong, P O Box 14440, Wellington. Meetings at 1st Floor, Anvil House, 138 Wakefield Street, Wellington.
Tom O’Carroll, 57 Riccarton Avenue, Christchurch.
Annual membership subscription runs from September to August.
New Zealand Members $20.00
Joint NZ Members $25.00
Juniors (under 18 years) $10.00
Associates (no Mail Coach but all other benefits) $5.00
Postal Sales Auctions $8.00
Australia and South Pacific $30.00
Rest of World $33.00