Melbourne - World Postcard Day - 1 October 2022

Hi everyone, thanks for welcoming me to my first meet up.
Here are the books we discussed today.

The Address Book - What Street Addresses Reveal About Identity, Race, Wealth and Power - Deirdre Mask
You can hear the author discuss the book on this podcast

Postcards - The Rise and Fall of the World’s First Social Network - Lydia Pyne
You can see and hear Lydia discuss her book here

This is another really good one I read a few years back

The One Cent Magenta - Inside the Quest to Own the Most Valuable Stamp in the World - James Barron


Enjoy your meetup today Melbourne


Thanks so much @helent for organising today, it was so great to meet everyone! Hope to see you all at another meetup soon (maybe for Christmas?!),


:blush:Thank you for organizing the meet up!
:relaxed:Nice to meet everyone!
:grin:Looking forward to the next one

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I was thinking that too! Take advantage of the Christmas stamps…


Adding my voice to the thank yous — we’re so lucky to have you Helen :slightly_smiling_face: thank you all for having me again!

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I’ll be attending the Pasadena, CA USA Meetup today - would anyone be interested in a trade? :blush:

Hello! If it’s not too late, I would be glad to receive this postcard with wishes from all participants

I’d love to trade with you. Your card looks great. Message me your address.

I have a card. Please message me your address.

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Hello all! Hope you had a beautiful meetup :slight_smile:

I am Flynn from India! These are my offers.

Meetup Card offers - Meetup Cards | Flickr
All offers - Flynn George’s albums | Flickr

Is anyone interested to swap? :grin:

Hi @FlynnG :slight_smile: I’d be happy to swap if you’re still looking.

Yes, ofcourse! Thank you. Dropping you a DM. :email: :star2:

Hello! this postcard is beautiful! can someone send it to me too? exchange for a postcard from the last Italian meetup on October 1st

Hello! this postcard is beautiful! exchange for a postcard from the last Italian meetup on October 1st

Sorry @ValentinaBongiorno I have already arranged Italy WPD meetup card.

Hello! this postcard is beautiful! can we make an exchange?

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Hi! This Australian meetup card is wonderful.
If someone wants to make an exchange with me this is my Flickr album:

Please feel free to contact me :star_struck: