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IBNS Journal 58-3

is avaialble to download: Survey of New Security Features, 1869 1-Peso of the Republic of Cuba, Queen Victoria Portraits for India and People on Australian Banknotes who named Canberra Suburbs. Login to download your copy.

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Banknote of 2019 Nominations

received so far are for Northern Ireland's 5 Pound (Ulster Bank) NoteSwitzerland's 1,000 Franc Note and Aruba's 25 Florin Note

Do you know of a banknote that will be issued to the public that should be nominated for the Banknote of 2019?  Send your nominations to the Banknote of the Year Co-Ordinator (banknoteoftheyear@theibns.org). 

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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 2019

DATE TOPIC
SPEAKER
17 January Convention post-mortem ---
21 February
Banknotes of King George V
David White
21 March
Annual General Meeting, Election of Office Bearers.
Banknotes of Ceylon Since 1785
Kavan Ratnatunga
11 April
Banknotes of Greece
Bill Xynos
16 May
My Life Surrounded by Money: An Update Alan Flint
20 June
The Banknotes of Swaziland
Ian Yarde
18 July

Banknotes of Taiwan; Kuomintang Inflation Series 1946-1949

Girts Riverans
15 August
Donation Auction to support chapter finances
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19 September
Australian Queen Elizabeth II Pre-decimal Banknotes
Frank Robinson
17 October
The Banknotes of Mauritius David White
21 November
The Banknotes of Madagascar
Don Cleveland
12 December
End-of-year dinner at Mail Exchange Hotel 688 Bourke Street Melbourne 6PM
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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

Ian Yarde

0404 813 973

Contact

Treasurer

Bill Xynos

0402 368 680

Contact

Newsletter Editor

David White

0425 787 961

Contact

Conventions Manager

vacant

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Returning Officer & Auctioneer

Don Cleveland

0426 585 449 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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2019 IBNS AUSTRALIAN BANKNOTE NATIONAL CONVENTION

Sydney, NSW

Royal Pacific Hotel, 472 Pacific Hwy, Lane Cove North NSW 2066
12 and 13 October

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