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Latest Banknote of 2018 Nominations are

Russia's 100 Rouble Note Bolivia's 20 Bolivianos Note Norway's 500 Kroner Note Mauritania's 50 ouguiya Note Venezuela's 100 Bolivares Note

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Send your nominations to banknoteoftheyear@ibns.biz

 
Missing Notes Register

The following is a list of notes that have been reported as "Missing". Some of the notes have been lost in the postal system between sender and receipient, others have been stolen. If some of your notes have been lost in transit or stolen please send the details the IBNS Webmaster - webmaster@ibns.biz to get them added to this list.

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IBNS Journal 57-3

is avaialble to download: Arcticles cover the work of John White, Suriname 25 Gulden Anton de Kom, Three ABNC Greek Banknotes, Italian WWII Prisoner's Coupons and PoW Cheques of WW1. Login to download your copy.

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Australia - Melbourne

The IBNS Chapters

IBNS Melbourne

The Melbourne Chapter of the IBNS
was established on 14 April 1983



Meetings are held on the third Thursday of the month, starting time 6.00 PM.
As meeting dates and venues can vary from time to time,
all visitors are advised to check with the Secretary before attending.

Meetings are held at:

Level 16
379 Collins Street
Melbourne
Victoria
Telephone one of the office bearers shown below if you are late and the door is locked.

Postal Address:

PO Box 325
Yarraville VIC 3013
AUSTRALIA

Email:

Ian Yarde (Secretary) or
David White (Newsletter Editor) or
melbourne-chapter (general enquiries).


Meeting Schedule 2018

DATE TOPIC
SPEAKER
15 February
The 30th Anniversary of the Polymer Banknote
Ian Yarde
15 March
Annual General Meeting, Election of Office Bearers.
The Banknotes of Sweden

Bill Xynos
19 April
Auction
17 May
Walker Iron & Coal Company Scrip David White
21 June
The London Bank of Australia Limited
Stephen Prior
19 July

Banknotes of Ghana

Ian Yarde
16 August
The Commercial Bank of Australia
Stephen Prior
20 September
Banknotes of Liberia
David White
18 October
Print Instruments from the Sands & McDougall Hoard Alan Flint
8 November
Topic to be advised. Finalisation of convention planning.
TBA
13 December
End-of-year dinner at Mail Exchange Hotel 688 Bourke Street Melbourne 6PM
 


Office Bearers

Title

Name

Telephone

E-mail

President

Stephen Prior

0437 337 605

Contact

Vice President

Alan Flint

0407 338 528

Contact

Secretary

Ian Yarde

0404 813 973

Contact

Treasurer

Bill Xynos

0402 368 680

Contact

Newsletter Editor

David White

0425 787 961

Contact

Exhibitions Convenor

Frank Robinson

0477 179 045

Contact

Returning Officer

Don Cleveland

- -
Auctioneer Don Cleveland - -


Activities
Monthly meeting with a speaker on a banknote topic. Auctions. Exhibitions.
Annual joint convention with Sydney and Perth chapters - the location alternating between the three capital cities.

Our Newsletter
A monthly newsletter with details of chapter meeting minutes and banknote articles is mailed to all members.





 

2018 IBNS AUSTRALIAN BANKNOTE NATIONAL CONVENTION

Melbourne, VIC - 17 and 18 November
Best Western Airport Motel & Convention Centre
33 Ardlie St, Attwood VIC 3049
9 AM to 4 PM daily
Bourse from 4 PM daily

If you have enquiries about the convention, please contact: