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Australia Issued Stamps on Succulent Plants

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).

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Australia Issued Stamps on Dragonflies

This year, Australia Post is celebrating Stamp Collecting Month in August, and is kicking off the month by issuing five Dragonfly stamps and a souvenir sheet on 1st August 2017. 1. According to Australia Post, there are approximately 6,000 species … Continue reading

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Australia Issued Stamp on War Correspondent Charles Bean

Australian journalist Charles Bean, once a junior reporter for the Sydney Morning Herald, landed at Gallipoli on April 25, 1915, just hours after the dawn attack.The then 36-year-old quickly won the affection of the Australian troops and, just two weeks after the landing, was … Continue reading

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New Stamps on Christmas

Australia The religious stamp designs have been created using the intricate art of hand paper-cut.Two other stamps have been designed to reflect more secular celebration and the universal values of joy and goodwill. Date of Issue: 31 October 2016 Belarus Belarus … Continue reading

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Australia Issued Stamps Remembering Involvement in the Vietnam War

The stamp issue is the third in a five-year program focusing on those who have served the nation in conflicts since World War I.The Vietnam War was fought from 1955-1975 between North Vietnam and South Vietnam.Australian troops entered the war … Continue reading

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Australia Issued First Set of Stamps for  Norfolk Island

Australia Post is issuing its first stamps with the “Norfolk Island” inscription Sept. 23. The stamps feature seabirds, and the inscription on the stamps matches the colors of their bills. Norfolk Island became a regional council of the Australian state … Continue reading

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Australia will Issue Stamp on Swimming Gold Medallist Kyle Chalmers

Kyle Chalmers will be honoured with a gold medallist postage stamp.Australia Post announced on monday that Chalmers’ face would feature on a stamp following his victory in the men’s 100m freestyle at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games.Chalmers features on the 65th gold … Continue reading

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Australia Issued Stamps on Owls

Australia issued a set of 4 stamps on owls on 5 July 2016. Each of the four stamps is denominated at the domestic rate, $1. Stamps depicts  rufous owl (Ninox rufa), Eastern grass owl ((Tyto longimembris), sooty owl (Tyto tenebricosa) … Continue reading

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Australia Issued Stamp on Packing Label

Australia has issued a stamp on the label used by an old West Australian company on its fruit crates .Paterson & Co began in 1905 as agricultural merchants and had offices in Perth and Fremantle as well as operations in … Continue reading

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Stamps Released to Commemorate World Stamp Show NY 2016

Australia Guenersy Date of Release:25 May 2016 Poland Date of Release:28 May 2016

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