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King George VI Stamps
1937-1951

NOTE
Watermarked Paper is "Multiple Crown and C of A".
Perforations are to the nearest Quarter gauge.
Last updated: 23 March, 2020.
KGVI Stamp Issues B-W's Current KGVI Catalogue Stamp Shades
150th Anniversary of New South Wales
Governor Phillip at Sydney Cove
1937
175A -  2d Scarlet (type 1)
175B -  2d Scarlet (type 2)
176    - 3d Blue
177    - 9d Purple
½d Kangaroo
Zoological Series Definitive
1938-1966
Wmk, Perf 13½ x 14.
178A - ½d. Yellow-Orange
178B - ½d. Orange
178C - ½d. Deep Orange
Wmk, Perf 14¾ x 14.
179A - ½d. Light Orange
179B - ½d. Orange
179C - ½d. Deep Orange
179D - ½d. Brown-Orange
No Wmk, Perf 14¾ x 14.
180A - ½d. Orange
180B - ½d. Pale Orange
180C - ½d. Bright Orange-Yellow
1d Green Queen Elizabeth, Die 1
King George VI Definitive
1937-1938
Perf 13½ x 13¾.
181A - 1d. Green
181B - 1d. Bright Green
1d Green Queen Elizabeth, Die 2
King George VI Definitive
1938-1941
Perf 14¾ x 14.
182A - 1d. Green
182B - 1d. Yellow-Green
1d Red-Brown Queen Elizabeth, Die 2
King George VI Definitive
1941-1943
183A - 1d. Red-Brown
183B - 1d. Bright Red-Brown
183C - 1d. Mauve-Brown
1½d Red-Brown King George VI
King George VI Definitive
1938-1941 
Perf 13½ x 14.
184A - 1½d. Red-Brown
184B - 1½d. Dull Red-Brown
Perf 14¾ x 14.
185    - 1½d. Red-Brown
1½d Green King George VI
King George VI Definitive
1941-1942
186A - 1½d. Pale Green
186B - 1½d. Green
2d Scarlet King George VI, Die 1
King George VI Definitive
1937-1938
Perf 13¾.
187A - 2d. Scarlet
187B - 2d. Deep Scarlet
187C - 2d. Pale Scarlet
2d Scarlet King George VI, Die 2
King George VI Definitive
1938-1941
Perf 14¾ x 14.
188A - 2d. Scarlet
188B - 2d. Deep Scarlet
2d Mauve King George VI, Die 2
King George VI Definitive
1941-1944
189A - 2d. Mauve
189B - 2d. Reddish Mauve
189C - 2d. Deep Mauve
3d Blue King George VI
King George VI Definitive
1937-1941
Chalk-surfaced paper (Perf. 13½ x 14).
190 - 3d. Greyish Blue (Die 1 "White Wattles")
191 - 3d. Blue (Die 1)
192 - 3d. Blue (Die 1A)
193A - 3d. Blue (Die 2)
193B - 3d. Greyish Blue (Die 2)
Unsurfaced paper (Die 2, Perf. 13½ x 14).
194A - 3d. Blue
194B - 3d. Prussian Blue
Semi-surfaced paper (Die 3, Perf. 14¾ x 14).
195A - 3d. Deep Blue
195B - 3d. Prussian Blue
3d Brown King George VI
King George VI Definitive
1941-1951
196A - 3d. Dark Brown
196B - 3d. Brown
196C - 3d. Red-Brown
196D - 3d. Grey-Brown
4d Koala
Zoological Series Definitive
1938-1957
Wmk., Perf 13½ x 14.
197A - 4d. Green
197B - 4d. Deep Green
Wmk., Perf 14¾ x 14.
198A - 4d. Green
198B - 4d. Yellow-Green
198C - 4d. Deep Green
No Wmk., Perf 14¾ x 14.
199A - 4d. Green
199B - 4d. Greyish Green
5d Merino
Zoological Series Definitive
1938-1952
Sideways Wmk, Perf 13½ x 14.
200A - 5d. Reddish Mauve
200B - 5d. Deep Reddish Mauve
Sideways Wmk, Perf 14 x 14¾.
201    - 5d. Red-Mauve
6d Kookaburra
Zoological Series Definitive
1937-1960
Wmk, Perf 13½ x 14.
202A - 6d. Brown
202B - 6d. Light Brown
Wmk, Perf 14¾ x 14.
203A - 6d. Bright Red-Brown
203B - 6d. Dull Red-Brown
203C - 6d. Dull Brown
203D - 6d. Greyish Brown
203E - 6d. Pale Brown
No Wmk, Perf 14¾ x 14.
204A - 6d. Bright Red-Brown
204B - 6d. Bright Red-Brown
9d Platypus
Zoological Series Definitive
1938-1959
Wmk, Perf 14 x 13½.
205    - 9d. Sepia
Wmk, Perf 14 x 14¾.
206A - 9d. Sepia
206B - 9d. Brownish Sepia
No Wmk., Perf 14 x 14¾.
207    - 9d. Sepia
1/- Lyrebird
Zoological Series Definitive
1937-1959
Wmk, Perf 13½ x 14.
208A - 1/-. Dull Green
208B - 1/-. Dull Yellow-Green
Wmk, Perf 14¾ x 14.
209A - 1/-. Dull Green
209B - 1/-. Deep Dull Green
209C - 1/-. Yellow-Green
No Wmk, Perf 14¾ x 14.
210    - 1/-. Dull Green
1/4d King George VI
King George VI Definitive
1938-1950
211A - 1/4d. Pale Magenta
211B - 1/4d. Bright Magenta
5/- Coronation Robes
King George VI Definitive
1938-1949
Chalk-surfaced paper.
212A - Dull Lake
212B - Brown-Lake
212C - Reddish Lake
Unsurfaced paper.
213A - Reddish Lake (tinted paper)
213B - Brown-Lake (white paper)
10/- Coronation Robes
King George VI Definitive
1938-1949
Chalk-surfaced paper.
214A - 10/-. Dull Purple
214A - 10/-. Reddish Purple
Unsurfaced paper.
215    - 10/-. Deep Purple
£1 Coronation Robes
King George VI Definitive
1938-1949
Chalk-surfaced paper.
216A - £1. Dull Blue
216B - £1. Deep Dull Blue
Unsurfaced paper.
217    - £1. Dull Blue
Australian Imperial Forces
Sailor, Soldier, Airman, Nurse
1940
218A - 1d. Greyish Green
218B - 1d. Bright Yellow-Green
218C - 1d. Green
219A - 2d. Scarlet
219B - 2d. Bright Scarlet
220A - 3d. Blue
220B - 3d. Bright Blue
221A - 6d. Purple-Brown
221B - 6d. Deep Brown
Surcharges
A ½d War Tax added to obsolete stamps
1941
222    - 2½d. on 2d. Scarlet KGVI
223A - 3½d. on 3d. Deep Blue
223B - 3½d. on 3d. Deep Dull Blue
224    - 5½d. on 5d. Reddish Mauve
1d Queen Elizabeth
King George VI Definitive
1941-1947
225A - 1d. Purple-Brown
225B - 1d. Deep Purple-Brown
225C - 1d. Reddish Brown
1½d Queen Elizabeth
King George VI Definitive
1942-1950
Wmk.
226A - 1½d. Green
226B - 1½d. Deep Green
226C - 1½d. Deep Yellow-Green
No Wmk.
227A - 1½d. Green
227B - 1½d. Grey-Green
227C - 1½d. Deep Green
2d King George VI
King George VI Definitive
1944-1951
Wmk.
228A - 2d. Bright Purple
228B - 2d. Bright Red-Purple
No Wmk.
229A - 2d. Bright Purple
229B - 2d. Reddish Purple
2½d King George
King George VI Definitive
1942-1950
230A - 2½d. Deep Scarlet
230B - 2½d. Deep Scarlet
230C - 2½d. Deep Scarlet
3½d King George VI
King George VI Definitive
1942-1951
231A - 3½d. Blue
231B - 3½d. Grey-Blue
231C - 3½d. Bright Blue
231D - 3½d. Dark Blue
5½d Emu
King George VI Definitive
1942-1951
232A - 5½d. Slate-Blue
232B - 5½d. Deep Grey-Blue
232C - 5½d. Deep Dull Blue
232D - 5½d. Deep Blue
Duke & Duchess of Gloucester
Inauguration of the Duke as Governor General of Australia
1945
233A - 2½d. Lake
233B - 2½d. Rose
234A - 3½d. Bright Blue
234B - 3½d. Light Blue
235A - 5½d. Indigo
235B - 5½d. Intense Indigo
235C - 5½d. Dull Blue-Black
Peace
Celebrating Peace and Victory
1946
236    - 2½d. Carmine
237    - 3½d. Blue
238    - 5½d. Deep Green
Mitchell's Exploration of Central Queensland
Sir Thomas Mitchell and Map of Queensland
1946
239    - 2½d. Carmine
240A - 3½d. Blue
240B - 3½d. Bright Blue
241    - 1/-.   Dull Green
150th Anniversary of Newcastle
Steel Foundry & Coal Crane
1947
242A - 2½d. Carmine-Lake
242B - 2½d. Brownish Lake
243A - 3½d. Blue
243B - 3½d. Deep Blue (tinted paper)
243C - 3½d. Dull Blue (tinted paper)
244    - 5½d. Deep Green (tinted paper)
1d Princess Elizabeth
Wedding of Princess Elizabeth
1947-1953
Wmk.
245A - 1d. Slate-Purple (tinted paper)
245B - 1d. Reddish Slate-Purple
No Wmk.
246   - 1d. Slate-Purple
1½d Queen Elizabeth
King George VI Definitive
1950-1951
247A - 1½d. Deep Green
247B - 1½d. Deep Dull Green
2d Queen Elizabeth
King George VI Definitive
1951-1962
248A - 2d. Dull Green
248B - 2d. Dull Yellow-Green
248C - 2d. Deep Yellow-Green
2½d Scarlet King George VI
King George VI Definitive
1950-1951
249A - 2½d. Scarlet
249B - 2½d. Deep Scarlet
2½d Chocolate King George VI
King George VI Definitive
1951-1954
250A - 2½d. Chocolate
250B - 2½d. Deep Purple Brown
3d Scarlet King George VI
King George VI Definitive
1951
251A - 3d. Scarlet
251B - 3d. Deep Scarlet
251C - 3d. Rose-Scarlet
3d Dark Green King George VI
Queen Elizabeth II Definitives
1951-1953
252A - 3d. Dark Green
252B - 3d. Deep Dull Green
3½d King George VI
King George VI Definitive
1951-1953
253A - 3½d. Brown-Purple
253B - 3½d. Reddish Brown
4½d King George VI
King George VI Definitive
1952-1953
254    - 4½d. Red
6½d Brown King George VI
King George VI Definitive
1952
255A - 6½d. Brown
255B - 6½d. Light Brown
6½d Green King George VI
King George VI Definitive
1952-1954
256A - 6½d. Emerald
256B - 6½d. Deep Emerald
7½d King George VI
King George VI Definitive
1951-1957
257    - 7½d. Blue
8½d Aborigine
King George VI Definitive
1950
258A - 8½d. Chestnut-Brown
258B - 8½d. Pale Brown
1/0½d King George VI
King George VI Definitive
1952-1955
259A - 1/0½d. Indigo
259B - 1/0½d. Deep Slate
1/3d Hereford Bull
King George VI Definitive
1948-1953
260A - 1/3d. Reddish Brown
260B - 1/3d. Purple-Brown
1/6d Hermes
King George VI Definitive
1949-1960
Wmk.
261A - 1/6d. Grey-Black
261B - 1/6d. Black
No Wmk.
262    - 1/6d. Grey-Black
2/- Aboriginal Art
King George VI Definitive
1948-1959
Wmk.
263A - 2/-. Dark Chocolate
263B - 2/-. Chocolate
No Wmk.
264A - 2/-. Dark Chocolate
264B - 2/-. Deep Purple-Brown
2/6d Aborigine
King George VI Definitive
1952-1966
Wmk.
265A - 2/6d. Sepia
265B - 2/6d. Blackish Brown
No Wmk.
266A - 2/6d. Sepia
266B - 2/6d. Black-Brown (white paper)
No Wmk., Emergency printing.
267    - 2/6d. Light Sepia (white paper)
5/- Coat of Arms
King George VI Definitive
1949-1961
268A - 5/-. Carmine
268B - 5/-. Deep Carmine
10/- Coat of Arms
King George VI Definitive
1949-1961
269A - 10/-. Bright Purple
269B - 10/-. Dull Purple
£1 Coat of Arms
King George VI Definitive
1949-1964
270A - £1. Bright Blue
270B - £1. Dull Blue
£2 Coat of Arms
King George VI Definitive
1950-1964
271A - £2. Green
271B - £2. Pale Green
William Farrer
Pioneer of Wheat Research in Australia
1948
272A - 2½d. Scarlet
272B - 2½d. Deep Scarlet
Baron Von Mueller
Victorian Government Botanist and Explorer
1948
273   - 2½d. Carmine-Lake
Pan-Pacific Scout Jamboree
1948
274A - 2½d. Carmine-Lake
274B - 2½d. Deep Carmine-Lake
Henry Lawson
1949
275A - 2½d. Red-Brown
275B - 2½d. Deep Red-Brown
75th Anniversary of Universal Postal Union
1949
276A - 3½d. Ultramarine
276B - 3½d. Dull Ultramarine (cream paper)
Lord Forrest of Bunbury
1948
277A - 2½d. Carmine-Lake
277B - 2½d. Brownish Lake
Centenary of Postage Stamps in Australia
1950
278   - 2½d. Maroon (NSW)
279   - 2½d. Maroon (Vic)
50th Anniversary of Federation
1951
280A - 3d. Carmine-Lake (Sir Henry Parks)
280B - 3d. Pale Carmine-Lake
281A - 3d. Carmine-Lake (Sir Edmund Barton)
281B - 3d. Pale Carmine-Lake
282A - 5½d. Blue
282B - 5½d. Dark Blue
283A - 1/6d. Red-Brown
283B - 1/6d. Pale Red-Brown
Gold & Responsible Government Centenaries
1951
284   - 3d. Maroon (Gold)
285   - 3d. Maroon (Victoria)

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