Australian Stamp Celebrating the Australian Red Cross Centenary

\"australiaAustralia Post is commemorating the centenary of Red Cross in Australia with the release of a new domestic base-rate (70c) stamp.Australia Post Philatelic Manager, Mr Michael Zsolt said “We are pleased to be able to support Australian Red Cross with the release of this commemorative stamp issue in this centenary year.”Red Cross in Australia was established in 1914 and is now part of the International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement, the largest humanitarian movement in the world. The movement comprises millions of volunteers worldwide and prides itself on being independent of government and without political, religious or cultural bias.A commemorative postal and numismatic cover is available with this stamp issue. The striking cover houses a $1 Perth Mint coin featuring the Australian Red Cross logo in colour.

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