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The four domestic base-rate ($1) stamps were designed by Melbourne-based Janet Boschen Design and featured the following species: Portulaca cyclophylla (Western Australia), Tecticornia verrucosa (WA, Northern Territory, South Australia), Calandrinia creethae (WA) and Gunniopsis quadrifida (WA, NT, SA, Queensland and NSW).
This stamp issue is part one of a series featuring an old-fashioned Aussie alphabet of humorous scenes devised by artist Gavin Ryan. It begins with the letters representing five of Australian states. N is for … New South Wales, nipper, numbat … Continue reading
Lighthouses Australia has issued a set of four stamps to commemorate 100 years of Commonwealth management of lighthouses . The Australian continent and islands have 59,735 kilometres of coastline and countless potential hazards that created the need for manned beacons … Continue reading