Welcome to German Colonies Collectors Group

learn about the stamps and postal history of the german colonies

Who We Are


We are a U.S.-based organization focused on sharing enjoyment and knowledge about stamps and postal history related to colonies established by Germany worldwide. 

Get Involved


We seek volunteers to serve as officers, assist with social media, event coordination and indexing past issues of our journal. Please visit our Contact Us page to tell us you are interested in helping GCCG thrive.

Vorlaufer Journal


Vorlaufer is the journal of the GCCG.  Members can access past issues by visiting www.GermanStamps.net. We are also seeking collectors to contribute original articles on stamps and postal history related to German colonies. Please send a note via our Contact Us page if you would like to write for the journal. We welcome articles from collectors of all levels.