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NAA 2019 Annual General Meeting

The 2019 NAA AGM will be held during the Association’s biennial conference (NAAC2019) at Macquarie University, commencing 16:30 on Saturday 6 April 2019. More details later of this and the conference.

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Season’s greeting to our sponsors

The Numismatic Association of Australia depends heavily on the generosity of our sponsors, without whom we would not be able to carry out our core activities of publishing an annual journal and running a biennial conference, both of international quality.

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Michael Carter wins the 2018 Paul Simon Memorial Award

Congratulations to Michael Carter on his Paul Simon Memorial Award. Mike has been very active on the Queensland numismatic scene, with his active involvement in the Queensland Numismatic Society, Australian Numismatic Society Queensland Branch, Redcliffe Coin and Phonecard Club, and

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Stokes & Sons

Various medal and badge manufactures produced value-added tokens for clubs and barbers. A new menu has been created for Stokes & Sons, and a submenu for dies from the Stokes archive. These will be progressively updated.

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NAAC 2019 Sydney Conference

to be held on the weekend of Saturday 6 – Sunday 7 April 2019 at the Australian Centre for Ancient Numismatic Studies, Macquarie University, with welcome reception Friday 5 April at 4.30pm. The conference will feature local and international speakers

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Royal Australian Mint – Free public talk

The Royal Australian Mint is hosting a free public talk on Wednesday 8 August 2018. In Minting Classic Coins and Australia’s First Coins, Dr Rick Williams will discuss the impressions stamped on coins from Southern Italy in the 6th and

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Annual General Meeting

The Annual General Meeting of the Numismatic Association of Australia will be held in Sydney on Monday 16 April 2018, commencing 1pm, at I S Wright, 64 Parramatta Rd, Forest Lodge Ph (02)9264 7555. All members are welcome to attend

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Barrie Newman wins 2017 Paul Simon Memorial Award

Congratulations to Barrie Newman on his Paul Simon Memorial Award. Barrie has a unique profile in Australian numismatics; he runs the Adelaide Mint (producing medals), is very active in the Numismatic Society of South Australia, and Barrie plays a key

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A numismatic history from Peter Lane

The new publication The Coin Cabinet by Peter Lane, edited by Walter Bloom, was launched at the NAAC2017 welcome on Friday evening (20 October 2017). The Coin Cabinet is a cultural history of the numismatic collection of the Art Gallery

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NAAC2017 a success!

Our seventh biennial conference was held at the Royal Society of Victoria in Melbourne during the weekend (21-22 October 2017) and was very much enjoyed by all. Highlights of the conference were the welcome at the RACV Club, the range

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