South African Collectors Society
If you are a Collector of Southern Africa think of what YOU are Missing
By not being a Member of this Society
April 2017
Welcome to the South African Collectors’ website, an active organization of 140+ members that publishes a Journal, The Springbok four times a year. Regional meetings are held in the London area, Carlisle plus two Philatelic weekends per year

Society Packets are circulated and two live Auctions per year

To join there is a form on this site and a modest annual fee may be reduced by accepting the Journal in PDF by email

This website went Live on 29 January 2014 and has steadily developed since then

A great deal of information has been posted on this site, this applies in particular to
the Collect Southern Africa section which continues to grow

This Website has had over 14,948+ hits
Since 2 Jan 2014

Southern Africa Annual Philatelic Conference
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Each member receives four Journals per Year The Springbok

2017 What's New - Library List Updated

Latest issue of The Springbok due out soon (End April)

SWA Commemoratives another page added covering
1935 - 1977

A selection of 31 Study Collections for you to choose from

RSA Commemoratives another page added covering 2011 - 16

A New Venue for our mid-Year Philatelic Weekend 27-28 May
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The Same Venue will be used for our 3 - 5 November Annual Conference

Interesting Summer Auction View it Now...don't miss it!

2017 Edition of the South African Colour Catalogue available now
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Society Information
How to Join
What's on reports of Regional Meetings
Annual Conference
2016 Report - History of...
Contact details
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Books - Journals - Etc.
Updated April 2017
The object of this website is to make it interesting and informative. There is a section on how to Identify the various Union Pictorial Definitives and there are numerous Articles and anything connected with South African Philately.

This website was created, is maintained and constantly updated by a Professional Philatelist who is a keen member of the Society.
If you have visited this site in the past, please look at the News Section each time you log-on as that page informs you what has been added or changed.

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Various Topics and Research
New Information Invited

The Springbok Journal Issue
No 338
Due out April

March 2017 - 24 Sections
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South African Collections Booklets - Go to our Newsdesk for more info
Four New Web pages Reviewing 50 years of RSA Commemoratives
Wanted - Don't throw them away please - we need them for research
Old Stanley Gibbons Commonwealth Catalogues mainly pre 1950
Old issues of The South African Philatelist
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Due to weight preferable
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New Pages in the Collect Section 1961 - 2016 RSA Commemoratives - Added recently SWA Commemoratives

Plus a Site for Stellaland, Bechuanaland and Botswana
February 2017 - Issue No 5 (44 Pages) - Next - Issue No 6 in June 2017 (44 Pages)
Embracing the Philately of Southern Africa
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South and Central Africa Issues No's 1 - 4 available

First Issue may be downloaded in PDF format from this website
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