Southern Africa Philately
Otto Peetoom
- Philatelist, Researcher and Philatelic Author
Hosting the South African Collectors Society
2017 What's New
August 2017
This website promotes Southern Africa Philately and
Publishes a journal three times per year

It hosts the South African Collectors Society and its
Journal The Springbok (Four issues per year)

It supports the Annual Southern Africa Philatelic Conference
This Website has had over 16,915+ hits
Since 2 Jan 2014

Southern Africa Annual Philatelic Conference
3/5 November

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Annual Subscription - Inland £18, Europe £22, Overseas £25 or a PDF Option £10 (Worldwide)

Each member receives four issues of The Springbok each year

2017 What's New
August - Latest issue of The Springbok No 339

Auction No 46 to be held in November 2017 Preview

The 70th Anniversary of the
South African Collectors'
1947 - 2017
This New Page 'went live' on Monday 5 June 2017

special 'Souvenir' Edition of The Springbok is being collated
and will be distributed by September/October

A complete revamp of this website has taken place
Follow the Activities of the
South African Collectors Society on one page

Article & Research New article added to page

Southern Africa Philately No 7 Due out mid-September

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 researcher and Philatelic writer and
Editor of Southern Africa Philately, The Rhodesian Philatelist and The Runner Post

Starting on 7 July a Special Publication is being collated Southern African Labels
Due out during 2018 - Click here for details

South African
Collectors Society

Eric Sherwood

Meetings - Society Auction
The Springbok - The Library
Founder Member

A Valuable Source of Information Look Now!

Various Topics
New item May 2017

Annual Event
2016 Report - History of..
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The Supporters of this journal are Recipients of the Manfred Weinstein Medallion
John Dickson (1999)
- Brian Trotter (2004) - Richard Stroud (2005)
Peter van der Molen (2013) - Chris Board (2015) - Otto Peetoom (2016)
Southern African Philately
The Concept
The Latest Issue No 6
June 2017 Out now!
Books, Magazines
& Journals
History of...Personalities
Books - Journals
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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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New Pages in the Collect Section 1961 - 2016 RSA Commemoratives - Added recently SWA Commemoratives

Plus a Site for Stellaland, Bechuanaland and Botswana

2017 Stamp Fairs & Exhibitions

Next Important Stamp Fairs

13 - 16 September
Autumn Stampex


The Website
Construction of this site commenced on 15 December 2013

The Site went Live on the 29 January 2014

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