The Australian Numismatic Society

THE AUSTRALIAN NUMISMATIC SOCIETY



DETAILS FOR ANS 2021 BIENNIAL CONFERENCE

COFFS HARBOUR SANCTUARY RESORT
Saturday 12th June & Sunday 13th June 2021

Conference Medal.

The 2021 Conference Medal part of the registration.

The Conference will go ahead.

Registration $150, includes morning & afternoon teas + lunch on both days +
Saturday night 3 course dinner (we hope) + the Conference Medal above.

Saturday Night Dinner Only $45.

If partners would like to join us for the teas and lunchs on either or both day.
The cost is Saturday $25,  Sunday $38

Catering numbers needed a week before the Conference.

Please pay your Registration or Dinner at least 1 month before the Conference.
Payment can be made to the ANS Westpac Account.
BSB 032 096
Account 245032
Name Australian Numismatic Society.
Please email me rodsell@rodsell.com when you have made a payment, so I can credit the money to you.

If staying at Sanctuary Resort, please make a booking direct.
I suggest you make the reservation ASAP, as there are a limited number of rooms.
With overseas travel stopped Regional accomodations fills much sooner.

Accomodate Rates
$130 queen room
$135 superior queen
$140 king room
Family rooms approx. $155-$195 depending on how many people in the room.

SANCTUARY RESORT MOTOR INN
250 Pacific Hwy, North Boambee Valley
(PO Box 665 Coffs Harbour)
NSW 2450
PHONE: +61 2 6650 5111
http://sanctuaryresort.net.au

Meals.

Morning Teas in Conference Room
This consists of a fruit platter, biscuits tea and coffee

Lunch in Restaurant
Saturday
Sandwiches, juice and some hot food as well eg. Spring rolls, chips, calamari, fish pieces.
Sunday
Hot and Cold Buffet

Afternoon Teas in Conference Room.
This consists of biscuits tea and coffee

Program is still to be finalised.  The Talks may be moved to different spots or days.

Friday 11th June 2021
Members arrive and set up if Conference Room available.
Dinner in the Restaurant.

Saturday 12th June 2021.
8.30 am  set up displays and  distribute  Programs  and Conference Medals.

Morning Session Chaired by John Veltmeyer

9 am Open Conference with Housekeeping rules

A minutes silence in memory of members who have passed since the last Conference.
Hugh Armstrong 18th November 2020
Mervyn Meads 19th August 2020
Lawrence Sherwin 11th June 2020
Bernard Holt 30th August  2019
Mark Freehill 4th January 2019
Max Bulluss 23rd June 2018

Members to introduce themselves and advise their collecting interests.
Patrons Address
9.45-10.15 
John Pearn  - The Numismatic legacy of the Burke & Wills Exploring Expedition 1860-1861.
10.15-11.00 Darren Burgess - "Really, Shropshire? How Wonderful: 19th & Early 20th Century Tokens & Checks of Bridgnorth"
11.00-11.30 Morning teas in conference room
11.30-12.00 
George Snelgrove - The Creation of A Medallion.
12.00-12.30 Barry Scott - The Tasmanian Devil and the Koala - A Numismatic Animal Story.
12.30-1.30  Lunch

Afternoon Session Chaired by John Pearn
1.30-2.00
David Mee - The Albigensian Crusade and related coinage.
2.00-2.30 Judith Mee - A King's Ransom
2.30-3.00 Gerry Doyle - Farthings of Ireland
3.00-3.30 Afternoon Tea
3.30-4.00
John Kennedy - Ancient and medieval Celtic subjects and motifs on modern coins.
4.00-4.30 Phil Benjamin - Percy Metcalfe
4.30-5.00 Colin Pitchfork - Selucid coins from the Pitchfork Collection.
6.30 meet for drinks
7pm Dinner

Morning Session Chaired by John Pearn
Sunday 13th June 2021
9 -9.30
Stephen Appleton - 20th Century Coin of the Portuguese Colonies
9.30-10 Talk
10-10.30 Talk
10.30-11 Morning Tea
11-11.30 Talk
11.30-12.30 Members with a display, who have not given a Talk about them. To tell the Conference Members a brief  (5 minutes) summary of the display.  Members will then vote for the best display.
12.30-1.30pm Lunch and Best Display Medal Presentation.
1.30-2 Group Photo

Afternoon Session Charied by John Veltmeyer
2-2.30
John Pearn  - Australian Hospital Medals.
2.30-3 Colin Pitchfork - Interesting Collectors and their Collections
3-3.30 George Snelgrove - In the Process of Getting it Right.
3.30-4 Afternoon Tea
4-4.30 Talk
4.30-5 Talk
5 Thank Members for their participation.

6.30 Bus to  Coffs RSL for Dinner.

Those attending.

Stephen Appleton - 20th Century Coin of the Portuguese Colonies
Peter Atherden
Phil Benjamin - Percy Metcalfe
Julie Benjamin
Darren Burgess -
"Really, Shropshire? How Wonderful: 19th & Early 20th Century Tokens & Checks of Bridgnorth"
Gerry Doyle - Farthings of Ireland
Graham Howard
John Kennedy - Ancient and medieval Celtic subjects and motifs on modern coins.
David Mee - The Albigensian Crusade and related coinage.
Judith Mee - A King's Ransom
John Pearn  - The numismatic legacy of the Victorian Exploring Expedition 1860-1861, Burke and Wills.
                     - Australian Hospital Medals.
Colin Pitchfork - Interesting Collectors and their Collections
                             Selucid coins from the Pitchfork Collection.
Sandy Pitchfork - Dinner
Ross Pratley - Talk
Barry Scott - The Tasmanian Devil and the Koala - A Numismatic Animal Story.
Rod Sell
Ian Sizeland
Pam Sizeland - Dinner
George Snelgrove -
The Creation of a Medallion.
                               -
In the Process of Getting it Right.
Luz Snelgrove - Dinner
John Veltmeyer