Stamp clubs – many collectors view them as stamp friendship groups – exist in major centres of South Africa. Clubs welcome visitors and new members.
Contact details for all the societies and clubs affiliated to the Philatelic Federation are listed.
 

Aerophilatelic Society

Meeting at national stamp exhibition venue, when possible.

Contact: Neville Polakow, 149 Cape Rd, Millpark, Port Elizabeth 6001; tel/fax 041 373-2226 (h); Tel 041 474-2237 (b); fax 041 484-2061 (b); cell 082 968-9213; email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

 

Afrikaanse Filatelievereniging van Pretoria (AFP)

Vergader op derde Saterdag, 09h30, by Glen Carpendale se seëlwinkel, Kilnerpark, Watersonstraat 5, Pretoria.  Sek Ds J Cassie Carstens, Posbus 56221, Wierdapark 0149; tel 012 653-2279; sel 082 463-0460; epos This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

Afrikaanse Filatelistevereniging (AFV)
Die AFV bedryf ‘n opsig-rondsenddiens in belang van versamelaars wat by die Federasie geregistreer is.  Sekretaris Albert de Jong, Gordonstoun 48, h/v Gordonweg en Vyfdestraat, Bergbron 1709.  011 477 8791, 072 460 4528, e-pos This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

Bellville Philatelic Society

Meets second Wed, 19h00, Bellville Library Auditorium, Charl van Aswegen Rd, Bellville.  Sec Mrs Reanie de Villiers, Box 402, Sanlamhof  7532; cell 082 567-0353; email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

Cape Society for Palestine-Israel Philately (CASPIP)

Meets on third Wed, 20h00, excluding Jewish & public holidays, at home of Dr Leon Stein, 5 Peddie Rd, Milnerton, Cape.  Sec Dr Leon Stein, Box 770, Milnerton 7435; tel 021 552-4124; email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

Die Posboom Filatelievereniging

Elke tweede Maandag van die maand, 19h00 in die St Peter’s Kerksaal, Marshstraat, Mosselbaai.  Sek Mev Gerrie Conradie, Posbus 10647, Danabaai 6510; tel 044-698-1074; sel 082 952-6700;  epos This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

East London Philatelic Society

Meets fourth Thursday, 19h30, The Heritage Hall, 1st floor, Berea Gardens, 70 Jarvis Road, Berea, East London.  Sec Mrs Joan Muller, Box 925, East London 5200; tel 043 721-0327 (h); email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and President Dave McWilliams This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.; tel 043-748-1378; cell 082-898-7082

 

East Rand Philatelic Society

Meets last Saturday, 14h00 at The Victorian Secret, cnr Woburn Av/Russell St, Benoni.  Sec Neville Dolley, Box 13664, Northmead 1511; cell 072-990-3480; email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

Edenvale Philatelic Society

Meets first Saturday, 14h00 to 16h00, Edenvale Community Centre, Corner van Riebeeck Av and 2nd St, Edenvale.  Sec: Laura Bousfield, Box 15349, Impala Park 1472; cell 078 724-9042; email  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

 

Fish Hoek Philatelic Society

Meets first Tuesday, 19h30-21h30, The Minor Hall, Civic Centre, Recreation Rd, Fish Hoek 7975.  Sec Volker Janssen; PO Box 22388, Fish Hoek 7975; tel 021 786-1548; fax 021 786-2468; email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

President: email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Website: www.fhps.info

 

George Philatelic Society

Meets second Thursday, 19h00 at the Presbyterian Church Hall, top end of York St, George.  Sec Rob Sinclair-Black, Box 10125, George 6530; cell 082 652-7754; email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..  Pres Terry Walton This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

 

Goldfields Philatelic Society

Meets last Thursday of month, 19h00 at NG Kerk, Moedergemeente, Odendaalsrus.  Sec Mrs Annette Harrison, Box 62, Odendaalsrus 9480; tel 057 392-1280; cell: 072 562-2682; email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

Hibiscus Coast Philatelic Society

Meets third Saturday of month, 14h00, 1 Beach Rd, Southport 4230.  Sec Louise Oswin, P O Box 228, Anerley 4230; cell 079 505-6044; email; This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. President Noel Lavery; emailThis email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

 

Highway Philatelic Society

Meets second Saturday, 09h30, Westville Round Table Clubhouse, cnr Syringa Drive/Maryvale Rd, Dawncliffe, Westville, Durban.  Sec Bev Chittenden, 12 Richmond Av, Kloof 3620; tel 031 205-0397; cell 086-583-2107; email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

Maritzburg Philatelic Society

Meets third Monday, 16h00, St Matthews Anglican Church Parish Hall, 115 Hesketh Dr, Hayfields, Pietermaritzburg.  Thematic group meets first Saturday 09h00, 26 Maud Avenure, Scottsville, except public holidays.  Sec Aubrey Bowles, tel 033 386-9912; cell 082 558-0283; email; This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

Mashonaland Philatelic Society

Meets third Saturday 09h00, Orchid Society Hall, Mukuvisi Woodlands, Hillside Rd (off Glenara Av South), Harare, Zimbabwe. Sec Ian Johnstone; tel 0772-859 759 & 308950 (home); email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

Orange Free State Philatelic Society

Meets fourth Friday, 19h15 (not Dec), Museum of Boer Republics, Memoriam Rd, Bloemfontein.  Sec Mrs Gerda van Zyl, Box 80, Bloemfontein 9300; tel 051 447-9609 (b); cell 072 379-9019; email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

Paarlse Filateliste

Vergader tweede Donderdag, 19h30, United Church, Auretstraat, Paarl.  Sek Dr M D de Klerk, 1ste laan 4, Paarl 7646; tel/faks 023 342-8044; sel 083 631-5956; epos This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

Philatelic Society of Johannesburg

Meets third Wednesday, 19h30, except December, at Blairgowrie Recreation Centre, Park Lane, Blairgowrie.

Sec Ray Hackworth, Box 131037, Bryanston 2021; tel 011 706-6707; cell 072 315-7308; email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

Philatelic Society of KwaZulu-Natal

Meets second Thursday, 19h30 (except January, 3rd Tue), Berea Bowling Club, Crn Brand/Ferguson Rd, Glenwood.  Sec Harold Deg, Box 278, Umhlanga 4321; tel 031-566-1072; cell 084-222-1123; email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

Polokwane Stamp Club

Last Tueday, 19h00 for 19h30, Polokwane Bowls Club, cnr Voortrekker and Suid Street, Polokwane.

Sec: Fam Fleming, Box 2424, Polokwane 0700; 015-291-1567; cell 076-633-4710; email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

 

Pinelands Stamp Circle

Meets last Wednesday, 19h30 (not Dec), Activities Room, Public Library, Howard Place, Pinelands.  Sec Marilyn Crawford, Box 520 Howard Place 7450; tel 021 689-5050; email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

Port Elizabeth Philatelic Society

Meets 1st or 2nd Mon, 19h30: for details contact Sec; venue: Bible Society House, 31 Cotswold Av, Cotswold, PE.  Sec Rodney Maclachlan, Box 10886, Linton Grange 6015; cell 072 619-5409; email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

Postmark and Postal History Society of Southern Africa

For meeting details contact Sec Mrs Marge Viljoen, Box 835, Groenkloof 0027; tel/fax 012 460-7339; cell 082 404-7238. Pres Ben Jansen, cell 082 990-0176; email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

Pretoria Philatelic Society

Meets first Monday, 19h30, Murray House, St Alban’s School, 110 Clearwater Rd, Lynnwood Glen 0081. President and Acting Sec Prof Alex Visser, Box 36473, Menlo Park 0102; tel 012 803-1881 (h); cell 082 922-2927; email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

Royal Philatelic Society of Cape Town

2nd and 4th Monday at 19h30, Athenaeum Trust, off Mariandahl Road, Newlands.  Sec Verena Mary Rogers, Box 1973, Cape Town 8000; tel 021 558-2662; cell 072 946-1767; email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

Royal Philatelic Society Zimbabwe

Meets second Saturday, 14h00 for 14h30, Senior Citizens’ Club, 11a Clark Rd, Suburbs, Bulawayo.  Sec Gordon Murray, Box RY43, Raylton, Bulawayo; tel +263-9-71627 (h); +263-9-322745 (b); email President: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.; Editor Bob Good tel Bulawayo 09263-9-242065; email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

Sandton Philatelic Society

Meets first Monday, 19h30, Blairgowrie Community Centre, Park St (off Susman Av), Blairgowrie.  Chairman: Chris Carey, PO Box 32, Bergbron 1712; tel 011 673-2229; cell 083 6622-150; email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

South African Philatelic Dealers Association

Meets 1st, 2nd and last Saturday of a month, as required, at the Pretoria, Kyalami and East Rand stamp fairs. Sec Dennis Comninos, Box 2576, Edenvale 1610; cell 082 901-7141; email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

 

Sasolburgse Filatelievereniging

Vergader tweede Woensdag, 14h00, Sasolburgse Bibklioteek, Fichardtstraat, Sasolburg (nie Julie en Des). Sek Pierre Erasmus, tel 016 976-6728 (h), sel 083 455-6921; faks 011 522-3612, epos This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.; Posbus 2001, Sasolburg 1947.

 

Society of Israel Philately

Meets last Sunday, 10h00, Waverley Synagogue Boardroom, cnr Corlett Drive/Scott Street.  Sec Brian Gruzd, Box 37153, Birnam Park 2115; tel 082 252-1077; email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

South African Stamp Study Circle

Meets third Saturday, 14h00, 20 Dewetshof Pace, Hurlingham Ext 5, Sandton.  Sec Keith Perrow, Unit 232, Private Bag X1, Modderfontein 1609; tel 011 608-4919; cell 083 379-2626; email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

South West Africa Stamp Study Group

AGM held at the annual national exhibition in Oct 2015.  For details ring 083 409-6969.  Sec Marge Viljoen, Box 6913, Westgate 1734; tel/fax 012 460-7339; Pres: Uli Bantz email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

Springs Philatelic Society

Meets third Monday,19h30, Springs Library Auditorium, cnr Fifth St/Sixth Av, Springs.  Sec Wilf Cohen, Box 11333, Selcourt 1567; tel 011 818-2771 (h) Colin Eaves, 011 362 5608 (no winter meetings).

 

Stellenbosse Filatelievereniging

Eerste Dinsdag, 19h00, Le Donjon-ontspanningsaal, La Clemence, Webervalleiweg, Stellenbosch. Sek Robert Harm, Posbus 1532, Brackenfell 7561; tel/faks 021 981-3348/086 672-1625; sel 082 925-7103; epos This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

 

Thematics SA

Check with secretary for meetings.  Sec: Helena Snyman, Box 56221, Wierda Park 0149; tel 012 322-7685/012 322-7669; cell 83 990-8953; email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

West Rand Philatelic Society

Meets third Wednesday, 19h30, Panorama Tennis Club, Weltevreden Park. Sec Dr Robert Crooks, 163 Galena Av, Kloofendal, Roodepoort 1724; tel 011 675-1478 (h); 011 761-0222 (b); cell 082 450-4800; email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.,za.

 

Windhoek Philatelic Society

Meets first Sunday, 10h00, Mrs Keding’s Place, 10 Avis Rd, Windhoek. Sec F Beck, Box 2285, Windhoek, Namibia; tel 061 287-1230; cell 081 245-2430; email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.; President Derick Loteryman, tel 061 244115 (h); 061 234862 (b); email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.; cell 081-124-6486

 

Witbank Philatelic Society

Details from President Lampies Lamprecht. email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. ; email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

Witwatersrand Philatelic Society

Meets second Wednesday, 20h00 (first Wed, Dec), Country Club, Johannesburg, Napier Rd, Auckland Park.

Pres Herbie Schaffler, PO Box 528, Florida Hills 1716; tel 011 672-7747; cell 082 722-7604;email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.; Sec Nikki Espley-Jones 011 710-6400.

 

Overseas groups affiliated to the Philatelic Federation

 

Anglo-Boer War Philatelic Society

Meetings as advised in Anglo-Boer War Philatelist; usually in South Africa during the congress week.

Sec: Nick Harris, 3 Mermaid Way, Maldon, Essex CM95LA, England. Email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. SA Rep: Nigel Hosking, 16 Salix South Rd, Willowild 2196; tel 011 787-0186; cell 082-789-5746; email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

 

Cape and Natal Study Circle

Meets annually in UK on the Saturday of the Spring Philatex at about 11 am, AGM in February; meet in SA during congress week.  Sec John Dickson, email  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.; Lismore Ho, Great La, Shepton Beauchamp, Som. TA19 0LJ, UK.  SA Rep, Roger Porter, 12 Forest Lane, Hilton 3245; tel 033 343-4163; fax 845-1499; email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

Filatelisten Vereniging Zuidelijk Afrika

Sec Piet Mulder, Ruimzicht 304, 1068 CZ Amsterdam, Netherlands;.email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.; tel 0031-20-6197689.

 

Orange Free State Study Circle

Meetings/venue advised in OFS Bulletin. Sec Richard Stroud, 24 Hooper Close, Burnham-on-Sea, Somerset TA8 IJQ England; tel +44(0)1278-782235; email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., website www.orangefreestatephilately.org.uk.  Representative in South Africa: John Cheminais, Box 37833, Valyland 7978; tel/fax 021 785-3656; email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

Philatelic Society for Greater SA

Sec David McNamee,  PO Box 37,Alamo CA 94507, USA, USA; email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.; website http://psgsa.og

SA Rep: Dr Uli Bantz, Box 6913, Westgate 1724; tel 011 766-1495; email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. web page http://psgsa.thestampweb.com/

 

Rhodesia Study Circle

Meets regularly at different venues.  For details contact Secretary, Miss Anita McCullough, 19 Lister Rd, Leytonstone, London E11 3DS, UK. Fax  0044 2085 187097; email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..  SA contact Adrian de Bourbon: Box 502, Constantia 7848, tel 021 761-7441, cell 083 281-5000, email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

South African Collectors’ Society

Secretary Mr Chris Oliver, 16 Woodville Road, Ham, Richard-upon-Thames, Surrey TW10 7QN, UK.

email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.; Tel 0944 1229 47-4077; SA representative Cedric Roché, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

Transvaal Study Circle

SA Rep Chris Cordes, Box 2217, Jukskei Park 2153; Tel 011 705 2764 (h); email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.