Southern African Philatelic Societies Joint Conference 2016

Southern African Philatelic Societies Joint Conference

The Southern African Philatelic Societies Joint Conference is an opportunity for all philatelic fans to come and meet representatives from various southern African philatelic societies.

Date: 11th – 13th November, 2016

Location: Honiley Court Hotel, Honiley, near Kenilworth (United Kingdom)

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Staying Over? Anyone can come for just the day, or stay over.  Charges are £75 for single occupancy, £95 for double occupancy plus a delegate’s charge of £12 per day which will include lunch plus tea and coffee.

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Rhodesian Study Circle

Otto Peetoom will be making a presentation on the Victoria Falls issue covering various aspects from dies, proofs, postcards, history and more! A must attend event.

All RSC Members are welcome to attend.


Friday, 11th November
  • 18.30pm: Gather in the bar
  • 19.30pm: Dinner
Saturday 12th November
  • 9.00–9.50: Doors Open
  • 9.45-10.00: Welcome & Introduction – Simon Peetoom
  • 10.00–10.45: Apartheid through S.A. Postal History – Bob Hill
  • 10.45–11.30: Victoria Falls – Otto Peetoom
  • 11.30–12.00: Break – Tea & Coffee
  • 12.00–12.40: South Africa Revenues – Tony Howgrave-Graham
  • 12.45–14.00: Lunch Break
  • 14.00–14.45: Postcards of the Boer War – John Cowlin
  • 14.45–15.30: “A Potpourri of Postal Paraphernalia” – Rob & Lyn Lester
  • 15.30–16.00: Break – Tea & Coffee
  • 16.00–16.45: “The Rise & Decline of the National Party in South Africa, 1948/94” – Paul van Zeyl
  • 18:00: Gather in the bar
  • 19.30: Dinner
Sunday 13th November
  • 9.00–9.45: Doors Open
  • 9.45–11.00: Attendees bring-along displays Remembrance Sunday Silence
  • 11.00–11.30: Break
  • 11.30–13.00: Attendees bring-along displays
  • 13.00–13.45: Lunch break
  • 13.45 onwards: Auction – Nick Arrow
  • Auction items available for viewing throughout Saturday & Sunday
  • The auction will not start until all of the bidders are back from lunch!  Please inform Nick Arrow if you are intending to bid.


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