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Frank Robinson wins 2016 Paul Simon Memorial Award

Congratulations to Frank Robinson on his Paul Simon Memorial Award. Frank has been an active member of organised numismatics in Victoria since 1968, when he became a member of the Numismatic Association of Victoria. He was President of the NAV

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Royal Numismatic Society of New Zealand 2017 conference

The Royal Numismatic Society of New Zealand will be holding a numismatic conference in Auckland during the period of 14 – 17 July to celebrate 50 years of decimal currency in New Zealand. The conference will be held at the

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Numismatic collections in Australian institutions

Ken Sheedy has written a report on the numismatic collections in Australian institutions, which has appeared in …

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Two important milestones

This year sees two significant anniversaries. Noble Numismatics, NAA Gold Sponsor, celebrated its 40th anniversary with a celebratory dinner on Saturday 2 April, and MR Roberts celebrated its 50th anniversary on 12 February with the issue of a special medallion …

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2016 AGM

This year’s Annual General Meeting of the Association will be held on Friday 8 April 2016 at Status International, Meeting Room, Level 3, 262 Castlereagh St, Sydney, commencing 1pm. All members of the Association are welcome to attend.

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NAAC2017

The seventh biennial conference of the Numismatic Association of Australia will be held Friday 20 – Sunday 22 October 2017 in Melbourne, venue to be advised. The talks will be mostly on the weekend, there will be a bourse plus

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Death of Dr William (Bill) Mira

It is with sadness that I advise the death of one of Australia’s numismatics greats, Dr William Mira, on the morning of 2 February 2016. Bill was a long time Member of the ANS, the authority on Holey Dollars, and

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Death of our Auditor

It is with sadness that I advise the sudden death of our Auditor, George Cassim, on the morning of 15 December 2015. The funeral took place on Thursday 17 December 2015 at 12pm, Kogarah Greek Orthodox Church, followed by the

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Terry Davidson wins the 2015 Paul Simon Memorial Award

Congratulations to Terry Davidson on his Paul Simon Memorial Award. Terry has been an active member of organised numismatics in Queensland since 1975. He was President of ANS Queensland Branch for the years 1980 and 1981, held the positions of

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Numismatic Association of Australia sixth biennial conference – Adelaide, 23-25 October 2015

Every second year the Numismatic Association of Australia (NAA) holds a conference in a major capital city, which gives an opportunity for coin collectors, dealers and those interested in numismatics to come together for the event. Held over 3 days, attendees can buy/sell/swap and display items of numismatic interest on the Friday of the event. The Saturday and Sunday timetable provides short talks about specific topics by numismatic luminaries, and their research and knowledge will be both entertaining and …

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