Collecting Western Australia

You may not be aware that there is a specialist study group of Western Australia stamps and postal history.

The Western Australia Study Group meets once a month on the 4th Thursday except December at Philatelic House, Wellington Fair, Unit 19, 40 Lord Street,East Perth. See Map If you have an interest in this area you would be welcome to attend up to three meetings before committing to join. The group is friendly and each evening’s meeting is conducted with a show and tell of recent acquisitions a ‘5 minuter’ of an in depth subject a member has researched, a review of a publication, the evening’s display conducted by the presenter and a review of the evening. There is no buying or selling at these meetings. Enquiries can be made to Arthur on 0419 843 943.


25 January, Members: ‘Western Australia and the Letter D’.
22 February, R.D.: ‘Northam, York, Newcastle, Toodyay’
22 March, R.C.: ‘WA Postal Stationery’.
26 April, B.N.: ‘Great Britain used in Gibraltar’.
24 May, T.S.: ‘The SWAN of De La Rue’.
28 June, J.DB.: ‘Postal Notes in Australia’.
26 July, Members:‘Western Australia. Recent Acquisitions’.
23 August, A.T.: ‘Perforations and Roulettes’.
27 September, Members: ‘Selected Non-Western Australia’.
25 October, B.H. & G.S.: ‘WW2 in Western Australia’.
22 November, Members: ‘Postal Markings of WA Rivers, Lakes and other bodies of water’.