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Australian Antarctic Territory Issued Stamps on Dogs who Saved Macquarie Island

Eleven dogs, mostly springer spaniels and Labrador retrievers, worked tirelessly to hunt and eradicate rabbits and rodents from Macquarie Island.And they have now been recognised with a series of Australia Post stamps. Dog handler Nancye Williams said the island owed … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Australia

Colors of the Australian Antarctic Territory Only two of the world’s continents lie entirely within the Southern Hemisphere: Australia and Antarctica. Australia lies quite close to the equator, while Antarctica is situated about the South Geographic Pole.Antarctica is almost entirely … Continue reading

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Australian Antarctic Territory :Era of the Husky

By Suresh Rao On September 9 2014, the Australian Antarctic Territory marked the “Era of the Husky” by releasing a set of four stamps in se-tenant pairs, a Miniature Sheet and four Maxim cards.The term husky commonly refers to snow … Continue reading

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