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Banknote of 2024 Nominations

The first three nominations for the Banknote of 2024 are: Kazakhstan: 5,000-Tenge Note, Honduras: 500-Lempira Note, England: 5-Pound Note.

 
IBNS Journal 63-1

includes articles on Script of Jammu, Kashmir and Tibet, Time and Timekeeping on Banknotes, E. Chiossone: The Father of the Japanese Banknotes, Spanish Colonial Issues in Cuba and Post Office Exchange Tokens of the Amur Region.

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Australia - Melbourne

The IBNS Chapters

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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 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/Treasurer) or
David White (Newsletter Editor) or
melbourne-chapter (general enquiries).

2024 MEETING SCHEDULE

DATE

TOPIC

SPEAKER

18 JANUARY

The Banknotes of Jordan

Ian Yarde

15 FEBRUARY

The 100-Dollar Banknotes of Canada

David White

21 MARCH

Annual General Meeting
Election of Office-bearers
Long Service Awards
Coins on Banknotes

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Don Cleveland

18 APRIL

Pre-Decimal Banknotes of Fiji

Stephen Prior

9 MAY
Second Thursday

To be advised
Bill Xynos

18/19 MAY

Australian Regional Banknote Conference
Camberra, ACT

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20 JUNE

To be advised

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18 JULY

To be advised

*

15 AUGUST

To be advised

*

19 SEPTEMBER

To be advised

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12 &13 OCTOBER Australian Banknote Convention & Exhibition Melbourne, Victoria
17 OCTOBER To be advised *

21 NOVEMBER

To be advised

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12 DECEMBER
Second Thursday

To be advised

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Office Bearers

Title

Name

Telephone

E-mail

President

Stephen Prior

0437 337 605

Contact

Vice President

Frank Robinson

0477 179 045

Contact

Secretary/Treasurer

Ian Yarde

0404 813 973

Contact

Newsletter Editor

David White

0425 787 961

Contact

Conventions Manager

Rion van Zyl Smit

0405 653 641 Contact

Returning Officer & Auctioneer

Don Cleveland

0426 585 449 Contact
Honorary Auditor Laurie Webb 0409 524 984 Contact


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.





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IBNS 2024 AUSTRALIAN NATIONAL BANKNOTE CONVENTION
12 & 13 OCTOBER
Melbourne, Victoria

If you have enquiries about conventions, please contact the chapter: