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Decimal Stamps 2
1975-1991

Stamp Reference Numbers & Shades are from Brusden-White's Decimals 2 (1975- 1991) Catalogue

All Decimal Stamps are printed on Unwatermarked Paper with Helecon. 
Stamp Colours, Perforations, Paper types etc. are only shown when necessary to identify Individual Stamps.


 
 Last updated: 10 August, 2020.


1975   Formation of Australia Postal and Telecommunications Commissions
Issued to coincide with the splitting of the Australian Post Office into Two Separate Commissions
709, 711
Stamp
10c.  Australia Post Commission
710, 712
Stamp
10c.  Telecommunications Commission
Arranged in Se-Tenant Pairs     View

Perf. 14·4 x 14·0
709 - 10c. Australia Post

710 - 10c. Telecom Australia


711-712 - As above but Perf. 14·8 x 14·0
1975   Famous Australian Women
The Fourth in the Series of Famous Australians
713, 719
Stamp
10c.  Edith Cowan
714, 720
Stamp
10c.  Louisa Lawson
715, 721
Stamp
10c.  Ethel Richardson
 
716, 722
Stamp
10c.  Catherine Spence
717, 723
Stamp
10c.  Constance Stone
718, 724
Stamp
10c.  Truganini
Perf. 14·0 x 14·4
713 - 10c. Edith Cowan

714 - 10c. Louisa Lawson

715 - 10c. Ethel Richardson

716 - 10c. Catherine Spence

717 - 10c. Constance Stone

718 - 10c. Truganini


719-724
- As above but Perf. 14·0 x 14·8
1975-1978   18c Wildflower
1978-1978 Wildflower Definitives
725-726
Stamp
18c.  Thomson's Everlasting
725 - 18c. Helichrysum thomsonii  KP6T Paper, clear PVA gum.

726 - 18c. Helichrysum thomsonii  KP5D paper, gum arabic.
1975-1978    45c Wildflower
1978-1978 Wildflower Definitives
727
Stamp
45c.  Needle Bottlebrush
727 - 45c. Callistemon teretifolius
1975   Independence of Papua New Guinea
Issued to coincide with Full Independence being granted to Papua New Guinea by Australia
728
Stamp
18c.  New Guinea Spirit House
729
Stamp
25c.  Stylised Bird of Freedom
728 - 18c. Papua New Guinea

729 - 25c. Papua New Guinea
1975   Christmas
This Christmas saw the introduction of a special 15c rate for standard size Christmas Cards delivered during November and December within Australia
730
Stamp
15c.  Three Wise Men, Mary, & Crib
731
Stamp
45c.  Star & Rays of Light
730 - 15c. Christmas 1975

731 - 45c. Christmas 1975
1976   75th Anniversary of Nationhood
Commemorating the Federation of the Six Australian Colonies in 1901
732-733
Stamp
18c.  Australian Coat of Arms
732 - 18c. Nationhood  1st Printing, Die 1

733 - 18c. Nationhood  2nd Printing, Die 2
1976   Centenary of the Telephone
Commemorating the patenting of the first practical Telephone by Alexander Graham Bell in the U.S.A. in 1876
734
Stamp
18c.  1878 Bell-designed Telephone
734 - 18c. First Telephone Transmission
A
- Dark Stone.
B - Light Stone.
1976   Australian Explorers
Commemorative stamps honouring Australian Explorers
735
Stamp
18c.  John Forrest
736
Stamp
18c.  Ernest Giles
737
Stamp
18c.  William Gosse
 
738
Stamp
18c.  Hume and Hovel
739
Stamp
18c.  John Oxley
740
Stamp
18c.  Peter Warburton
735 - 18c. John Forrest

736 - 18c. Ernest Giles

737 - 18c. William Gosse

738 - 18c. Hume and Hovel

739 - 18c. John Oxley

740 - 18c. Peter Warburton
1976   50th Anniversary of the C.S.I.R.O.
Commemorating the formation of the C.S.I.R.O. to research problems facing Agriculture and Industry
741
Stamp
18c.  Measuring Stick, Graph, & Computer Tape
741 - 18c. C.S.I.R.O.
1976   Olympic Games, Montreal
Coinciding with Australia's participation in the XXI Olympiad in Montreal, Canada in 1976

742
Stamp
18c.  Gymnastics
743
Stamp
18c.  Soccer
744, 746
Stamp
25c.  Diving
745
Stamp
40c.  Cycling
 HP6T paper
742 - 18c. Gymnastics


743 - 18c. Soccer

744 - 25c. Diving

745 - 40c. Cycling

KP5D paper
746 - 25c. Diving
1976-1983   Australian Scenes
A New Short-Term Definitive Series
747
Stamp
5c.  Richmond Bridge, Tasmania
748
Stamp
25c.  Broken Bay, New South Wales
749
Stamp
35c.  Wittenoom Gorge, Western Australia
 
750
Stamp
50c.  Mount Buffalo, Victoria
751
Stamp
70c.  Barrier Reef, Queensland
752
Stamp
85c.  Ayres Rock, Northern Territory
747 - 5c. Richmond Bridge

748 - 25c. Broken Bay

749 - 35c. Wittenoom Gorge

750 - 50c. Mount Buffalo

751 - 70c. Barrier Reef

752 - 85c. Ayres Rock
1976   National Stamp Week
Coinciding with National Stamp Week, to publicise the Stamp Collecting Hobby
753
Stamp
18c.  Blamire Young & £2 Kangaroo
754
Stamp
72c.  Miniature Sheet
753 - 18c. National Stamp Week

754 - 72c Miniature Sheet
1976   Christmas
Featuring a Red Chalk work of Art and Traditional Symbols of Christmas
755
Stamp
15c.  Madonna & Child
756
Stamp
45c.  Christmas Tree Ornaments
755 - 15c. Christmas 1976

756 - 45c. Christmas 1976
1976   Famous Australians
The Fifth Series of Famous Australians, featuring those prominent in Scientific Endeavour
757
Stamp
18c.  John Gould
758
Stamp
18c.  Thomas Laby
759
Stamp
18c.  Baldwin Spencer
760
Stamp
18c.  Griffith Taylor
757 - 18c. John Gould

758 - 18c. Thomas Laby

759 - 18c. Baldwin Spencer

760 - 18c. Griffith Taylor
1977-1980   Performing Arts
A new Short-Term Definitive Series
761
Stamp
20c.  Music
 762
Stamp
30c.  Drama
 763
Stamp
40c.  Dance
 764
Stamp
60c.  Opera
761 - 20c. Music

762 - 30c. Drama

763 - 40c. Dance

764 - 60c. Opera
1977   Silver Jubilee of Queen Elizabeth II
Commemorating Her Majesty Elizabeth II succession to the Throne in 1952
765
Stamp
18c.  Queen Elizabeth II
766
Stamp
45c.  Queen & Prince Philip
765 - 18c. Silver Jubilee

766 - 45c. Silver Jubilee
1977   Test Cricket Centenary
Commemorating the First Test Cricket Match between Australia and England in Australia in 1877
767
Stamp
18c.  Wicket-keeper
768
Stamp
18c.  Batsman
769
Stamp
18c.  Fielders
770
Stamp
18c.  Batsman, Bowlers end
771
Stamp
18c.  Bowler
     
    772
Stamp
45c.  Batsman, Keepers End
   
18c. Stamps arranged in Se-Tenant Strips of 5     View

767 - 18c. Wicket-keeper

A - Grey-Brown
B - Dark Grey-Brown

768 - 18c. Batsman
A - Grey-Brown
B - Dark Grey-Brown

769 - 18c. Fielders
A - Grey-Brown
B - Dark Grey-Brown

770 - 18c. Batsman, Bowlers End
A - Grey-Brown
B - Dark Grey-Brown

771 - 18c. Bowler
A - Grey-Brown
B - Dark Grey-Brown

772 - 45c. Batsman, Keepers End
Grey-Brown
1977   50th Anniversary of Parliament House, Canberra
Commemorating the Opening of Parliament House, Canberra by the Duke of York (later King George VI) in 1927
773
Stamp
18c.  Parliament House, Canberra
773 - 18c. Parliament House
1977   50th Anniversary of the Australian Council of Trade Unions
Commemorating the formation of the A.C.T.U. in Melbourne in 1927
774
Stamp
18c.  Groups within the Trade Union Movement
774 - 18c. ACTU
1981-1989   $2. "On the Wallaby Track"
1977-1989 Paintings Definitives
775-779
Stamp
$2. "On the Wallaby Track"
775 - $2. "On the Wallaby Track"  Litho-Chromo paper

776 - $2. "On the Wallaby Track"  APWH paper

778 - $2. "On the Wallaby Track"  Clarke paper

779 - $2. "On the Wallaby Track"  CPL paper
1979-1984   $5. "McMahon's Point"
1977-1989 Paintings Definitives
780
Stamp
$5. "McMahon's Point"
780 - $5. "McMahon's Point"
1984-1989   $5. "A Holiday at Mentone"
1977-1989 Paintings Definitives
781-783
Stamp
$5. "A Holiday at Mentone"
781 - $5. "A Holiday at Mentone"  APWH Paper

782 - $5. "A Holiday at Mentone"  Clarke Paper

783 - $5. "A Holiday at Mentone"  Harrison Paper
1977-1989   $10. "Coming South"
1977-1989 Paintings Definitives
784-786
Stamp
$10. "Coming South"
784 - $10. "Coming South"  Burnie KP6T Paper

785 - $10. "Coming South"  Clarke Paper

786 - $10. "Coming South"  APWH Paper
1977   Christmas
Features a stamp recognising that Christmas falls in Summer in Australia, as well as a stamp featuring a Traditional Religions theme
787
Stamp
15c.  Surfing Santa
788
Stamp
45c.  Madonna & Child
787 - 15c. Christmas 1977

788 - 45c. Christmas 1977
1978   Australia Day
This is the First Stamp in a new Annual Commemorate Stamp issue for Australia Day
789
Stamp
18c.  Australian Flag
789 - 18c. Australia Day 1978
A - KP6T paper
B - Burnie paper
1978   Famous Australian Aviators
Features four Australian Aviators who made Outstanding Contributions in Early Aviation Industry
790
Stamp
18c.  Harry Hawker
791
Stamp
18c.  Bert Hinkler
 
792
Stamp
18c.  Charles Kingsford Smith
793
Stamp
18c.  Charles Ulm
 
794
Stamp
72c.  Miniature Sheet
790 - 18c. Harry Hawker
A - Blue.
B - Very Pale Blue.

791 - 18c. Bert Hinkler
A - Blue.
B - Pale Blue.

792 - 18c. Charles Kingsford Smith

793 - 18c. Charles Ulm
A - Pale Yellow.
B - Orange-Yellow.


794 - 72c. Miniature Sheet
1978   50th Anniversary of Royal Flying Doctor Service
15th May 1928 marked the establishment of the First Flying Doctor Base at Cloncurry, Queensland by the Presbyterian Church
795
Stamp
18c.  Royal Flying Doctor Service Plane in Outback
795 - 18c. Royal Flying Doctor
1978   Australian Trees
This was the first "Special Issue"; a new category of stamp issues to feature Australia Subjects that were not of a Commemorative nature
796
Stamp
18c.  Illawarra Flame Tree
797
Stamp
25c.  Ghost Gum
798
Stamp
40c.  Grass Tree
799
Stamp
45c.  Cootamundra Wattle
796 - 18c. Illawarra Flame Tree

797 - 25c. Ghost Gum

798 - 40c. Grass Tree

799 - 45c. Cootamundra Wattle
1978   Establishment of Government of the Northern Territory
Commemorating the establishment of the Government of the Northern Territory
800
Stamp
18c.  Sturt's Desert Rose & Map
800 - 18c. Sturt's Desert Rose
1979-1983   1c. Zebra Finch
1978-1984 Australian Bird Definitive
801
Stamp
1c.  Zebra Finch
801 - 1c. Zebra Finch
A - Pale Buff  Burnie white paper.
B - Buff  Burnie cream paper.
C - Buff  Shoalhaven white paper.
1979-1984   2c. Crimson Finch
1978-1984 Australian Bird Definitive
802
Stamp
2c.  Crimson Finch
802 - 2c. Crimson Finch
A - Apple-Green  Burnie cream paper.
B - Pale Apple-Green  Burnie cream paper.
C - Pale Apple-Green  Shoalhaven white paper.
D - Very Pale Green  Shoalhaven white paper.
1978-1981   5c. Hooded Dotterel
1978-1984 Australian Bird Definitive
803
Stamp
5c.  Hooded Dotterel
803 - 5c. Hooded Dotterel
A - Burnie cream paper.
B - Shoalhaven white paper.
1979-1982   15c. Forest Kingfisher
1978-1984 Australian Bird Definitive
804
Stamp
15c.  Forest Kingfisher
804 - 15c. Forest Kingfisher
A - Pale Rose-Lilac  Shoalhaven white paper.
B - Rose-Lilac  Burnie cream paper.
1978-1979   20c. Little Grebe
1978-1984 Australian Bird Definitives
805
Stamp
20c.  Little Grebe
805 - 20c. Little Grebe
A
- Pale Blue.
B - Pale Greenish Blue.
1979-1983   20c. Eastern Yellow Robin
1978-1984 Australian Bird Definitives
806
Stamp
20c.  Eastern Yellow Robin
806 - 20c. Eastern Yellow Robin
A - Burnie cream paper.
B - Shoalhaven white paper.
1980-1981   22c. White-Tailed Kingfisher
1978-1984 Australian Bird Definitives
807
Stamp
22c.  White-Tailed Kingfisher
807 - 22c. White-Tailed Kingfisher
1978-1981   25c. Spur-Wing Plover
1978-1984 Australian Bird Definitives
808
Stamp
25c.  Spur-Wing Plover
808 - 25c. Spur-Wing Plover
A - Shoalhaven white paper
B - Burnie cream paper
1978-1981   30c. Pied Oystercatcher
1978-1984 Australian Bird Definitives
809
Stamp
30c.  Pied Oystercatcher
809 - 30c. Pied Oystercatcher
A - Shoalhaven white paper
B - Burnie cream paper
1979-1982   40c. Lovely Wren
1978-1984 Australian Bird Definitives
810
Stamp
40c.  Lovely Wren
810 - 40c. Lovely Wren
A - Shoalhaven white paper
B - Burnie cream paper
1979-1981   50c. Flame Robin
1978-1984 Australian Bird Definitives
811
Stamp
50c.  Flame Robin
811 - 50c. Flame Robin
A - Yellow-Ochre  Shoalhaven white paper
B - Pale Yellow-Ochre  Burnie cream paper
1978-1981   55c. Lotus-Bird
1978-1984 Australian Bird Definitives
812
Stamp
55c.  Lotus-Bird
812 - 55c. Lotus-Bird
A - Shoalhaven white paper, blue gum
B - Burnie cream paper, clear gum
C - Shoalhaven cream paper, clear gum
1979-1983   10c. Golden Shouldered Parrot
1978-1984 Australian Bird Definitives
813-814
Stamp
10c.  Golden Shouldered Parrot
813 - 10c. Golden Shouldered Parrot  Perf. 12·8 x 12·7

814 - 10c. Golden Shouldered Parrot  Perf. 14·4 x 14·0
1980-1981   18c. Spotted Catbird
1978-1984 Australian Bird Definitives
815
Stamp
18c.  Spotted Catbird
815 - 18c. Spotted Catbird
1980-1981   28c. Rainbow Bird
1978-1984 Australian Bird Definitives
816
Stamp
28c.  Rainbow Bird
816 - 28c. Rainbow Bird
A - Blue.
B - Grey-Blue.
C - Bright Blue.
1980-1983   35c. Regent Bower Bird
1978-1984 Australian Bird Definitives
817
Stamp
35c.  Regent Bower Bird
817 - 35c. Regent Bower Bird
1980-1983   45c. Masked Woodswallow
1978-1984 Australian Bird Definitives
818-819
Stamp
45c.  Masked Woodswallow
818 - 45c. Masked Woodswallow  Perf. 12·7 x 12·8

819 - 45c. Masked Woodswallow  Perf. 14·0 x 14·4
1980-1983   60c. King Parrot
1978-1984 Australian Bird Definitives
820
Stamp
60c.  King Parrot
820 - 60c. King Parrot
1980-1983   80c Rainbow Pitta
1978-1984 Australian Bird Definitives
821
Stamp
80c.  Rainbow Pitta
821 - 80c. Rainbow Pitta
1980-1983   $1. Western Magpie
1978-1984 Australian Bird Definitives
822
Stamp
$1.  Western Magpie
822 - $1. Western Magpie
1978   National Stamp Week
This year's theme was "Education with Stamps", featuring a stamp issued for the 1928 International Melbourne Philatelic Exhibition
823
Stamp
20c.  1928 3d. Blue Kookaburra
824
Stamp
80c.  Miniature Sheet
823 - 20c. National Stamp Week 1978

824 - 80c. Miniature Sheet
1978   Christmas
Features three stamps of Religious Paintings held by the National Gallery of Victoria
825
Stamp
15c.  The Madonna  & the Child
826
Stamp
25c.  The Virgin & Child
827
Stamp
55c.  The Holly Family
825 - 15c. Christmas 1978

826 - 25c. Christmas 1978

827 - 55c. Christmas 1978
1978   Australian Horse Racing
A Special Issue, featuring four Famous Racehorses
828
Stamp
20c.  Tulloch
829
Stamp
35c.  Bernborough
830
Stamp
50c.  Phar Lap
831
Stamp
55c.  Peter Pan
828 - 20c. Tulloch

829 - 35c. Bernborough

830 - 50c. Phar Lap

831 - 55c. Peter Pan
1979   Australia Day
This was the second of a new annual Commemorative issue to Celebrate Australia Day
832
Stamp
20c.  Flag Raising at Sydney Cove
832 - 20c. Australia Day 1979
1979   Ferries and Steamers
A Special Issue, featuring Ferries and Murray River Steamers
833
Stamp
20c.  PS Canberra
834
Stamp
35c.  MV Lady Denman
 
835
Stamp
50c.  PS Murray River Queen
836
Stamp
55c.  HV Curl Curl
833 - 20c. P.S. Canberra

834 - 35c. M.V. Lady Denman

835 - 50c. P.S. Murray River Queen

836 - 55c. H.V. Curl Curl
1979   National Parks
Commemorating the Centenary of the Establishment of the Australia's First National Park
837
Stamp
20c.  Port Campbell National Park, Vic.
 
838
Stamp
20c.  Uluru National Park, NT.
 
839
Stamp
20c.  Royal National Park, NSW.

840
Stamp
20c.  Flinders Ranges National Park, SA.
 
841
Stamp
20c.  Nambung National Park, WA.
842
Stamp
20c.  Girraween National Park, Qld.
 
843
Stamp
20c.  Mount Field National Park, Tas.
Arranged in Se-tenant Strips of 5      View

837 - 20c. Port Campbell

838 - 20c. Uluru

839 - 20c. Royal

840 - 20c. Flinders Ranges

841 - 20c. Nambung


Arranged in Se-tenant Pairs     View

842 - 20c. Girraween

843 - 20c. Mount Field
1979  Australian Steam Locomotives
A Special Issue, featuring Australian Steam Locomotives
844
Stamp
20c.  Double Fairlie, WA
845
Stamp
35c.  Puffing Billy, Vic
 
846
Stamp
50c.  Pichi Richi, SA
847
Stamp
55c.  Zig Zag, NSW
844 - 20c. Double Fairlie

845 - 35c. Puffing Billy

846 - 50c. Pichi Richi

847 - 55c. Zig Zag
1979   Western Australia's Sesquicentenary
Commemorating the Settlement of Western Australia in 1829
848
Stamp
20c.  Swan Symbol
848 - 20c. Western Australia
1979   International Year of the Child
The United nations declared 1979 be designated as the "International Year of the Child"
849
Stamp
20c.  Children Playing
849 - 20c. Year of the Child
1979   Christmas
Featuring both Traditional and  Festive designs
850
Stamp
15c.  Icon Depiction of Mary & Child
851
Stamp
25c.  Christmas Parcels
852
Stamp
55c.  Madonna & Child
850 - 15c. Christmas 1979

851 - 25c. Christmas 1979

852 - 55c. Christmas 1979
1979   Fishing in Australia
A Special Issue, featuring Fishing in Australia, including Commercial and Recreational Fishing
853
Stamp
20c.  Trout Fishing
854
Stamp
35c.  Pleasure Fishing

855
Stamp
50c.  Deep Sea Fishing
856
Stamp
55c.  Surf Fishing
853 - 20c. Trout Fishing

854 - 35c. Pleasure Fishing


855 - 50c. Deep Sea Fishing

A - Bright Blue
B
- Grey-Blue

856 - 55c. Surf Fishing
1980   Australia Day
Honours Matthew Flinders (Explorer & Cartographer) who charted the whole of the Australian Coast
857
Stamp
20c.  Matthew Flinders & Map of Australia
857 - 20c. Australia Day 1980
A
- Dull Blue
B - Bright Blue
1980   Dogs of Australia
A Special Issue, featuring Dogs of Australia
858
Stamp
20c.  Dingo
859
Stamp
25c.  Border Collie
 
860
Stamp
35c.  Australian Terrier
861
Stamp
50c.  Australian Cattle Dog
862
Stamp
55c.  Australian Kelpie
858 - 20c. Dingo

859 - 25c. Border Collie

860 - 35c. Australian Terrier

861 - 50c. Australian Cattle Dog 

962 - 55c. Australian Kelpie
1980   Birthday of Queen Elizabeth II
The first in an Annual Issue for the Queen's Birthday
863
Stamp
22c.  QEII wearing the "Order of Australia"
863 - 22c. Queens Birthday 1980
1980   Australian Folklore - "Waltzing Matilda"
Featuring Lyrics from "Banjo" Paterson's best known Australian Song
864
Stamp
22c.  Swagman
865
Stamp
22c.  Swagman with "Jumbuck"
866
Stamp
22c.  Squatter
867
Stamp
22c.  Mounted Policemen
868
Stamp
22c.  Swagman's Ghost
Arranged in Se-tenant Strips of 5     View

864 - 22c. Swagman

865 - 22c. Swagman with "Jumbuck"

866 - 22c. Squatter

867 - 22c. Mounted Policemen

868 - 22c. Swagman's Ghost
1980   Opening of High Court Building, Canberra
The High Court of Australia's First Permanent Building
869
Stamp
22c.  High Court Building, Canberra
869 - 22c. High Court Building
A
- Purple
B - Aniline Purple
1980   Community Welfare
This issue highlights four aspects of Community Welfare
870
Stamp
22c.  Salvation Army
871
Stamp
22c.  St. Vincent de Paul
 872
Stamp
22c.  Meals-on-Wheels
873
Stamp
22c.  Life Be In It
870 - 22c. Salvation Army

871 - 22c. St. Vincent de Paul

872 - 22c. Meals-on-Wheels

873 - 22c. Life Be In It 
1980   National Stamp Week
This years theme was the History of Postal Services in Australia
874
Stamp
22c.  Post Box
875
Stamp
22c.  Postman 1
876
Stamp
22c.  Delivery Van
877
Stamp
22c.  Postman & Box
878
Stamp
22c.  Postman 2

879
Stamp
66c. Miniature Sheet
Arranged in Se-tenant Strips of 5       View

874 - 22c. Post Box

875 - 22c. Postman 1

876 - 22c. Delivery Van

877 - 22c. Postman & Box

878 - 22c. Postman 2

879 - 66c. Miniature  sheet
1980   Christmas
Features Religious Works held by the National Gallery of Victoria
880
Stamp
15c. Virgin Enthroned
881
Stamp
28c.  Holy Family
882
Stamp
60c.  Madonna & Child
880 - 15c. Christmas 1980

881 - 28c. Christmas 1980

882 - 60c. Christmas 1980
1980   Australian Aircraft
This special Issue highlights Australian Aircraft
883
Stamp
22c.  Wackett 1941
884
Stamp
40c.  Winjeel 1955
 
885
Stamp
45c.  Boomerang 1944
886
Stamp
60c.  Nomad 1975
883 - 22c.  Wackett 1941

884 - 40c.  Winjeel 1955

885 - 45c.  Boomerang 1944

886 - 60c.  Nomad 1975
1981   Australia Day
This issue features the Australian Flag superimposed on a raised relief of Australia to represent our Geographic Isolation
887
Stamp
22c.  Map in Shape of Australia
887 - 22c. Australia Day 1981
1981   Australian Sporting Personalities
This Special Issue features four Famous Australian Sporting Personalities drawn in Caricature
888
Stamp
22c.  Darby Munro
889
Stamp
35c.  Victor Trumper
890
Stamp
55c.  Sir Norman Brooks
891
Stamp
60c.  Walter Lindrum
888 - 22c. Darby Munro

889 - 35c. Victor Trumper

890 - 55c. Sir Norman Brooks

891 - 60c. Walter Lindrum
1981   50th Anniversary of First Australia - U.K. Official Air Mail
This First Air Service involved Mail carried by Qantas to Darwin, and then by Charles Kings Smith to Burma, and then by Imperial Airlines to London
892
Stamp
22c.  Kingsford-Smith's 1931 Airmail Stamp
893
Stamp
60c.  Kingsford-Smith's 1931 Airmail Stamp
892 - 22c. Air Mail Anniversary

893 - 60c. Air Mail Anniversary
1981   50th Anniversary of the Founding of APEX
The Apex triangle represents Citizenship, Fellowship, and Service
894
Stamp
22c.  Apex Symbol & Map of Australia
894 - 22c. APEX
1981   Birthday of Queen Elizabeth II
Features the Queen's Personal Flag for Australia which bears the Badges of the Six States
895
Stamp
22c.  Queens Personal Flag for Australia
895 - 22c. Queen's Birthday 1981
1981   Gold Rush Era
This Special Issue features Life in the Goldfields, based on Sketches by Samuel T. Gill
896
Stamp
22c.  Licence Inspection
897
Stamp
22c.  Puddling
898
Stamp
22c.  Quality of Washing Stuff
899
Stamp
22c.  On Route to Deposit Gold
896 - 22c. Licence Inspection

897 - 22c. Puddling

898 - 22c. Quality of Washing Stuff

899 - 22c. On Route to Deposit Gold
1981-1985   5c. Queensland Hairy-Nosed Wombat
1981-1985 Endangered Species Definitive
900
Stamp
5c.  Queensland Hairy-Nosed Wombat
900 - 5c. Queensland Hairy-Nosed Wombat  Perf. 12·8 x 12·7

901 - 5c. Queensland Hairy-Nosed Wombat  Perf. 14·4 x 14·0
1981-1982   24c. Thylacine
1981-1985 Endangered Species Definitive
902
Stamp
224c.  Tasmanian Tiger
902 - 24c. Thylacine  Photogravure printing on KP6T paper
Grey-Brown, Yellow-Brown, Deep Olive, Black

903 - 24c. Thylacine  Photo-Litho printing on Litho Chromo paper
Brown, Light Green, Dark Green, Black
1981-1984   25c. Greater Bilby
1981-1985 Endangered Species Definitive
904
Stamp
25c.  Greater Bilby
904 - 25c. Greater Bilby  Perf. 12·8 x 12·6

905 - 25c. Greater Bilby  Perf 14½ x 14
1981-1984   30c. Bridled Nail-Tailed Wallaby
1981-1985 Endangered Species Definitive
906
Stamp
30c.  Bridled Nail-Tailed Wallaby
906 - 30c. Bridled Nail-Tailed Wallaby
1981-1984   50c. Leadbeater's Possum
1981-1985 Endangered Species Definitive
907-908
Stamp
50c.  Leadbeater's Possum
907 - 50c. Leadbeater's Possum  Perf. 12·7 x 12·8

908 - 50c. Leadbeater's Possum  Perf. 14·0 x 14·4
1981-1984   55c Stick-Nest Rat
1981-1985 Endangered Species Definitive
909
Stamp
55c.  Stick-Nest Rat
909 - 55c. Stick-Nest Rat
1981   Wedding of H.R.H. Charles, Prince of Wales and the Lady Diana Spencer
Commemorating the wedding that took place in London's St. Paul's Cathedral
910
Stamp
24c.  Charles & Diana
911
Stamp
60c.  Charles & Diana
910 - 24c. Charles & Diana

911 - 60c. Charles & Diana
1981   Australian Fungi
The Fungi of Australia form an enormous and phenomenally diverse group
912
Stamp
24c.  Gilled Fungi
913
Stamp
35c.  Honey Fungi
914
Stamp
55c.  Shaggy Caps Fungi
915
Stamp
60c.  Gilled Fungi
912 - 24c. Gilled Fungi

913 - 35c. Honey Fungi

914 - 55c. Shaggy Caps Fungi

915 - 60c. Gilled Fungi
1981   International Year of Disabled Persons
In 1976, the United Nations General Assembly proclaimed 1981 as the International Year of Disabled Persons
916
Stamp
24c.  Paraplegic Basket Ballers
916 - 24c. Disabled Persons
1981   Christmas
Featuring Australian Christmas Carols
917
Stamp
18c.  Bush for his Adorning
918
Stamp
30c.  The Silver Stars are in the Sky
919
Stamp
60c.  Noeltime
917 - 18c. Christmas 1981

918 - 30c. Christmas 1981

919 - 60c.  Christmas 1981
1981   Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting, Melbourne
The Commonwealth Heads of Government meet every two years to discuss International, Political, and Economic Affairs
920
Stamp
24c.  CHOGAM Symbol
921
Stamp
60c.  CHOGAM Symbol
920 - 24c. CHOGAM

921 - 60c. CHOGAM
1981   Yachting in Australia
A commemorative Issue to highlight Yachting in Australia
922
Stamp
24c.  Ocean Racer
923
Stamp
35c.  Lightweight Sharpie
924
Stamp
55c.  12 Metre
925
Stamp
60c.  Sabot Trainer
922 - 24c. Ocean Racer

923 - 35c. Lightweight Sharpie

924 - 55c. 12 Metre

925 - 60c. Sabot
1982   Australia Day
A symbolic design featuring the three periods of Immigration into Australia
926
Stamp
24c.  Aboriginal, Colonist, Settler
926 - 24c. Australia Day 1982
1982   Whales
A Special Issue featuring Whales found in Australian Waters
927
Stamp
24c.  Sperm Whale
928
Stamp
35c.  Southern Right Whale
929
Stamp
55c.  Blue Whale
930
Stamp
60c.  Humpback Whale
927 - 24c. Sperm Whale

928 - 35c. Southern Right Whale

929 - 55c. Blue Whale

930 - 60c. Humpback Whale
1983-1988   1c. Lace Monitor  
1982-1988 Reptiles and Amphibians Definitives
931-932
Stamp
1c.  Lace Monitor
931 - 1c. Lace Monitor  AAPWH paper

932 - 1c. Lace Monitor  Harrison paper
1982-1986  3c. Corroboree Frog
1982-1988 Reptiles and Amphibians Definitives
933-934
Stamp
3c.  Corroboree Frog
9933 - 3c. Corroboree Frog  Perf. 12·7 x 12·8

934 - 3c. Corroboree Frog  Perf. 14·0 x 14·4
1982-1988   15c. Eastern Snake-Necked Tortoise
1982-1988 Reptiles and Amphibians Definitives
935-936
Stamp
15c.  Eastern Snake-Necked Tortoise
935 - 15c. Eastern Snake-Necked Tortoise  Perf. 12·7 x 12·8

936 - 15c. Eastern Snake-Necked Tortoise  Perf. 14·0 x 14·4
1982-1983   27c. Blue Mountains Tree Frog
1982-1988 Reptiles and Amphibians Definitives
937
Stamp
27c.  Blue Mountains Tree Frog
937 - 27c. Blue Mountains Tree Frog  Perf. 12·7 x 12·8

938 - 27c. Blue Mountains Tree Frog  Perf. 14·0 x 14·4
1982-1985   40c. Smooth Knob-Tailed Gecko
1982-1988 Reptiles and Amphibians Definitives
939-940
Stamp
40c.  Smooth Knob-Tailed Gecko
939 - 40c. Smooth Knob-Tailed Gecko  Perf.112·7 x 12·8

940 - 40c. Smooth Knob-Tailed Gecko  Perf. 14·0 x 14·4
1982-1986   65c. Yellow-Faced Whip Snake
1982-1988 Reptiles and Amphibians Definitives
941-942
Stamp
65c.  Yellow-Faced Whip Snake
941 - 65c. Yellow-Faced Whip Snake  Perf. 12·7 x 12·8

942 - 65c. Yellow-Faced Whip Snake  Perf. 14·0 x 14·4
1983-1986   70c. Crucifix Toad
1982 Reptiles and Amphibians Definitives
943
Stamp
70c.  Crucifix Toad
943 - 70c. Crucifix Toad
1982-1988   75c. Eastern Water Dragon
1982-1988 Reptiles and Amphibians Definitives
944-945
Stamp
75c.  Eastern Water Dragon
944 - 75c. Eastern Water Dragon  Perf. 12·7 x 12·8

945 - 75c. Eastern Water Dragon  
Perf. 14·0 x 14·4
1983-1984   85c. Centralian Blue-Tongued Lizard
1982-1988 Reptiles and Amphibians Definitives
946
Stamp
85c.  Centralian Blue-Tongued Lizard
946 - 85c. Centralian Blue-Tongued Lizard
1982-1985   90c. Freshwater Crocodile
1982-1988 Reptiles and Amphibians Definitives
947
Stamp
90c.  Freshwater Crocodile
947 - 90c. Freshwater Crocodile
1983-1988   95c. Thorny Devil
1982-1988 Reptiles and Amphibians Definitives
948
Stamp
95c.  Thorny Devil
948 - 95c. Thorny Devil
1982   Birthday of Queen Elizabeth II
Based on an Original Portrait painted by the Stamp Designer
949
Stamp
27c.  Queen Elizabeth II
949 - 27c. Queen's Birthday 1982
A
- Pink Background
B - Pale Buff Background
1982   Roses in Australia
A Special Issue of Rose Varieties developed in Australia
950
Stamp
27c.  Marjorie Atherton
951
Stamp
40c.  Imp
952
Stamp
65c.  Minnie Watson
953
Stamp
75c.  Satellite
950 - 27c. Marjorie Atherton

951 - 40c.  Imp

952 - 65c.  Minnie Watson

953 - 75c.  Satellite
1982   50th Anniversary of the ABC
The Australian Broadcasting Commission operating Radio & Television Services in Australia
955
Stamp
27c.  Microphone
956
Stamp
27c.  Logo
Arranged in Se-tenant Pairs      View

955 - 27c. Anniversary of the ABC

956 - 27c. Anniversary of the ABC
1982   Historic Post Offices
Historic Post Offices currently still providing Full Postal Services
957
Stamp
27c.  Rockhampton, Qld, 4700
958
Stamp
27c.  Forbes, NSW, 2871
959
Stamp
27c.  Flemington, Vic, 3031
960
Stamp
27c.  Launceston, Tas, 7250

961
Stamp
27c.  Kingston SE, SA, 5275
962
Stamp
27c.  York, WA, 6302
963
Stamp
27c.  Alice Springs, NT, 5750
957 - 27c. Rockhampton

958 - 27c. Forbes


959 - 27c. Flemington

960 - 27c. Launceston

961 - 27c. Kingston SE

962 - 27c. York

963 - 27c. Alice Springs
1982   Christmas
Features examples of the First Christmas Cards designed and produced in Australia
964
Stamp
21c.  Outback Hotel& Coach
965
Stamp
35c.  Water View & Wattle
966
Stamp
75c.  Bush Picnic & Swagman
964 - 21c. Christmas 1982

965 - 35c. Christmas 1982

966 - 75c. Christmas 1982
1982   XII Commonwealth Games, Brisbane
This was the Third Commonwealth Games to be held in Australia
967
Stamp
27c.  Boxing
968
Stamp
27c.  Archery
 
969
Stamp
27c.  Weightlifting
970
Stamp
75c.  Pole Vaulting
   
971
Stamp
81c.  Minisheet
967 - 27c. Boxing

968 - 27c. Archery

969 - 27c. Weightlifting

970 - 75c. Pole Vaulting

971 - 81c. Minisheet
1982   National Stamp Week
Featuring the 1932 5/- Stamp issued for the opening of the Sydney Harbour Bridge
972
Stamp
27c.  The 1932 5/-. Sydney Harbour Bridge Stamp
972 - 27c. National Stamp Week 1982
1982   Opening of the Australian National Gallery, Canberra
The Gallery contains eleven Exhibition Galleries and an Education Department
973
Stamp
27c.  Gurgurr, the Moon Man
973 - 27c. National Gallery
1982   Aboriginal Culture in Music and Dance
This issue features four Aboriginal Bark Paintings commissioned especially for this issue
974
Stamp
27c.  Song Men & Women Dancing

975
Stamp
40c.  View from Above
 
976
Stamp
65c.  Didgeridoo Player

977
Stamp
75c.  Men with Ceremonial Spears
974 - 27c. Song Men & Women Dancing

975 - 40c. View from Above

976 - 65c. Didgeridoo Player


977 - 75c. Men with Ceremonial Spears
1982   Vending Machine Booklets - Eucalypt Flowers
This issue reintroduces Stamp Booklets in the form of Folders
978
Stamp
1c.  Pink Marri
979
Stamp
2c.  Caesia
980
Stamp
3c.  Red Flowering Gum
981
Stamp
10c.  Southern Blue Gum
982
Stamp
27c.  Fuchsia Gum

Stamp
60c. Booklet Pane
Stamp
$1. Booklet Pane
978 - 1c. Pink Marri

979 - 2c. Caesia


980 - 3c. Red Flowering Gum

981 - 10c. Southern Blue Gum

982 - 27c. Fuchsia Gum
1983   Historic Fire Engines
A  special issue featuring Historic Fire Engines from Australia's past
983
Stamp
27c.  Shand Mason Steam Fire Engine, 1891
984
Stamp
40c.  Hotchkiss Fire Engine, 1914

 
985
Stamp
65c.  Ahrens-Fox PS2 Fire Engine, 1929
986
Stamp
75c.  Merryweather Manual Fire Engine, 1851
983 - 27c. Shand Mason Steam

984 - 40c. Hotchkiss


985 - 65c. Ahrens-Fox PS2

986 - 75c. Merryweather Manual
1983   Australia Day
Features two of the ships that comprised the first Fleet
987
Stamp
27c.  HMS "Sirius"
988
Stamp
27c.  HM Brig "Supply"
Printed in a Se-tenant Blocks of 4      View

987 - 27c. Australia Day 1983 - Sirius


988 - 27c. Australia Day 1983 - Supply
1983   Australia New Zealand Closer Economic Relationship
A New Trade Agreement to liberalise trade of goods between the two Countries
989
Stamp
27c.  ANZCER Emblem of Kangaroo & Kiwi
989 - 27c. ANZCER
1983   Commonwealth Day
The first Commonwealth Day stamps issued by Member Countries every five years
990
Stamp
27c.  Equality & Dignity
991
Stamp
27c.  Social Justice & Co-operation
992
Stamp
27c.  Liberty & Freedom

993
Stamp
75c.  Peace & Harmony
990 - 27c. Equality & Dignity

991 - 27c. Social Justice & Co-operation

992 - 27c. Liberty & Freedom

993 - 75c. Peace & Harmony
1983   Birthday of Queen Elizabeth II
This stamp features the Royal Yacht "Britannia" on Sydney Harbour with Sydney Opera House in the background
994
Stamp
27c.  HMY "Britannia" in Sydney
994 - 27c. Queen's Birthday 1983
1983   World Communications Year
The United Nations proclaimed 1983 to be World Communications Year
995
Stamp
27c.  Symbolic Communications Networks
995 - 27c. World Communications Year
1983   St Johns Ambulance Centenary
Commemorating the St. John Ambulance Association establishing a State Centre in Melbourne
996
Stamp
27c.  The Badge of the Order of St. John
996 - 27c. St Johns Ambulance
1983   50th Anniversary of Australian Jaycees
Commemorating the establishment of the Australian Jaycees
997
Stamp
27c.  Australian Jaycees
997 - 27c. Australian Jaycees
1983-1988   4c. Regent Skipper
1983-1988 Butterfly Definitives
998
Stamp
4c.  Regent Skipper
998 - 4c. Regent Skipper
1983-1986   10c. Cairns Birdwing
1983-1988 Butterfly Definitives
999
Stamp
10c.  Cairns Birdwing
999 - 10c. Cairns Birdwing
1983-1985   20c. Macleay's Swallowtail
1983-1988 Butterfly Definitives
1000
Stamp
20c.  Macleay's Swallowtail
1000 - 20c. Macleay's Swallowtail
1983-1984   27c. Ulysses
1983-1988 Butterfly Definitives
1001
Stamp
27c.  Ulysses
1001 - 27c. Ulysses
1983-1984   30c. Chlorinda Hairstreak
1983-1988 Butterfly Definitives
1002
Stamp
30c.  Chlorinda Hairstreak
1002 - 30c. Chlorinda Hairstreak
1983-1992   35c. Blue Tiger
1983-1988 Butterfly Definitives
1003
Stamp
35c.  Blue Tiger
1003 - 35c. Blue Tiger
1983-1986   45c. Big Greasy
1983-1988 Butterfly Definitives
1004
Stamp
45c.  Big Greasy
1004 - 45c. Big Greasy
1983-1986   60c. Wood White
1983-1988 Butterfly Definitives
1005
Stamp
60c.  Wood White
1005 - 60c. Wood White
1893-1985   80c. Amaryllis Azure
1983-1988 Butterfly Definitives
1006
Stamp
80c.  Amaryllis Azure
1006 - 80c. Amaryllis Azure
1983-1986   $1. Sword Grass Brown
1983-1988 Butterfly Definitives
1007
Stamp
$1.  Sword Grass Brown
1007 - $1. Sword Grass Brown
1983   Australian Folklore - "The Sentimental Bloke "
The Second in a Series of Australia Folklore, featuring the Author C. J. Dennis
1008
Stamp
27c.  The Bloke
1009
Stamp
27c.  Doreen - The Intro
1010
Stamp
27c.  The Stor 'at Coot
1011
Stamp
27c.  Hitched
1012
Stamp
27c.  The Mooch o'life
Arranged in Se-tenant Strips of 5       View

1008 - 27c. The Bloke

1009 - 27c. Doreen - The Intro

1010 - 27c. The Stor 'at Coot

1011 - 27c. Hitched

1012 - 27c. The Mooch o'life
1983   Christmas
Featuring the winning designs from a competition conducted for Primary School Children
1013
Stamp
24c.  Nativity Scene
1014
Stamp
35c.  Christmas Kookaburra

1015
Stamp
85c.  Holiday Makers & Santa
1013 - 24c. Christmas 1983

1014 - 35c. Christmas 1983

1015 - 85c. Christmas 1983
1983   Explorers of Australia
A Special Issue featuring some of Australia's Inland Explorers
1016
Stamp
30c.  Robert Burke & William Wills
1017
Stamp
30c.  Alexander Forrest
1018
Stamp
30c.  Ludwig Leichhardt
1019
Stamp
30c.  Paul Edmund de Stzelecki
1016 - 30c. Burke & Wills

1017 - 30c. Alexander Forrest

1018 - 30c. Ludwig Leichhardt

1019 - 30c. Edmund de Stzelecki
1984   Australia Day
Featuring Captain James Cook's Cottage, built in 1755 by James Cook's Father
1020
Stamp
30c.  Captain James Cook's Cottage
1020 - 30c. Australia Day
1984   50th Anniversary of First Official Airmail:  Australia & New Zealand and Australia & Papua New Guinea
Commemorating the First Airmail Flights by pilot Charles Ulm in his plane "Faith in Australia"
1021
Stamp
45c.  Australia & New Zealand
1022
Stamp
45c.  Australia & Papua New Guinea
 
1021 - 45c. Australia & New Zealand

1022 - 45c. Australia & Papua New Guinea
1984   Framas - Barred Edge Design
Framas Postal Label Vending Machines had Three Fixed Buttons (The Button Set) and a Value Selectable Button 

Stamp
30c.  Barred Edge
1023a
Stamp
40c.  Barred Edge

Stamp
85c.  Barred Edge
 

Stamp
33c.  Barred Edge
1023b
Stamp
45c.  Barred Edge

Stamp
90c.  Barred Edge
1023ax - $1·55. Barred Edge Button Set

1023bx - $1·68. Barred Edge Button Set
1984   Veteran and Vintage Cars
A Special Issue featuring Veteran Cars (built before December 1918) and Vintage Cars (built before January 1931)
1024
Stamp
30c.  Thomson, 1898
1025
Stamp
30c.  Tarrant, 1906

1026
Stamp
30c.  Australian Six, 1919
1027
Stamp
30c.  Summit, 1923
1028
Stamp
30c.  Chic, 1924
Arranged in Vertical Se-tenant Strips of 5      View

1024 - 30c. Thomson

1025 - 30c. Tarrant

1026 - 30c. Australian Six

1027 - 30c. Summit

1028 - 30c. Chic
1984   Birthday of Queen Elizabeth II
This issue based on a Portrait painted during a Royal Visit to Canada
1029
Stamp
30c.  Queen Elizabeth II in Canada
1029 - 30c. Queen's Birthday 1984
1984   Clipper Ships
A Special Issue featuring Clipper ships the dominated Ocean Trade during the 1840s to  186s
1030
Stamp
 30c. Cutty Sark, 1869
1031
Stamp
 45c. Orient, 1853
1032
Stamp
 75c. Sobraon, 1866
1033
Stamp
 85c. Thermopylae, 1868
1030 - 30c. Cutty Sark

1031 - 45c. Orient

1032 - 75c. Sobraon

1033 - 85c. Thermopylae
1984   Skiing in Australia
A Special Issue on Australian Skiing the boomed following the Second War, and features the four different styles of Skiing
1034
Stamp
30c. Freestyle
1035
Stamp
30c. Slalom
 
1036
Stamp
30c. Nordic
 
1037
Stamp
30c. Downhill Racer
 
1034 - 30c. Freestyle

1035 - 30c. Slalom

1036 - 30c. Nordic

1037 - 30c. Downhill Racer
1984-1988   2c. Coral Hopper  
1984-1988 Marine Life Definitives
1038-1039
Stamp
2c. Coral Hopper 
1038 - 2c. Coral Hopper  APWH paper

1039 - 2c. Coral Hopper  CPL paper
1986-1988   3c. Jimble
1984-1988 Marine Life Definitives
1040-1041
Stamp
3c. Jimble
1040 - 3c. Jimble   APWH paper

1041 - 3c. Jimble 
Harrison paper
1985-1988   5c. Tasselled Anglerfish
1984-1988 Marine Life Definitives
1042-1043
Stamp
5c. Tasselled Anglerfish
1042 - 5c. Tasselled Anglerfish  APWH paper

1043 - 5c. Tasselled Anglerfish  Harrison paper
1986-1988   10c. Stonefish
1984-1988 Marine Life Definitives
1044
Stamp
10c. Stonefish
1044 - 10c. Stonefish
1985-1988   20c. Red Handfish
1984-1988 Marine Life Definitives
1045
Stamp
20c. Red Handfish
1045 - 20c. Red Handfish
1984-1988   25c. Orange-Tipped Cowrie
1984-1988 Marine Life Definitives
1046
Stamp
25c. Orange-Tipped Cowrie
1046 - 25c. Orange-Tipped Cowrie
1984-1988   30c. Choat's Wrasse
1984-1988 Marine Life Definitives
1047
Stamp
30c. Choat's Wrasse
1047 - 30c. Choat's Wrasse
1985-1988   33c. Leafy Sea-Dragon
1984-1988 Marine Life Definitives
1048
Stamp
33c. Leafy Sea-Dragon
1048 - 33c. Leafy Sea-Dragon
1985-1988   40c. Red Velvet Fish
1984-1988 Marine Life Definitives
1049
Stamp
40c. Red Velvet Fish
1049 - 40c. Red Velvet Fish
1986-1988   45c. Textile Cone Shell
1984-1988 Marine Life Definitives
1050
Stamp
45c. Textile Cone Shell
1050 - 45c. Textile Cone Shell
1984-1988   50c. Blue-Lined Surgeonfish
1984-1988 Marine Life Definitives
1051-1052
Stamp
50c. Blue-Lined Surgeonfish
1051 - 50c. Blue-Lined Surgeonfish  APWH paper

1052 - 50c. Blue-Lined Surgeonfish  Harrison paper
1984-1988   55c. Bennett's Nudibranch
1984-1988 Marine Life Definitives
1053
Stamp
55c. Bennett's Nudibranch
1053 - 55c. Bennett's Nudibranch
1986-1988   60c. Lionfish
1984-1988 Marine Life Definitives
1054-1055
Stamp
60c. Lionfish
1054 - 60c. Lionfish  APWH paper

1055 - 60c. Lionfish Harrison paper
1986-1988   65c. Stingaree
1984-1988 Marine Life Definitives
1056-1057
Stamp
65c. Stingaree
1056 - 65c. Stingaree  APWH paper

1057 - 65c. Stingaree  CPL paper
1986-1988   70c. Blue-Ringed Octopus
1984-1988 Marine Life Definitives
1058-1059
Stamp
70c. Blue-Ringed Octopus
1058 - 70c. Blue-Ringed Octopus  APWH paper

1059 - 70c. Blue-Ringed Octopus 
CPL paper
1985-1988   80c. Pineapple Fish
1984-1988 Marine Life Definitives
1060
Stamp
80c. Pineapple Fish
1060 - 80c. Pineapple Fish
1984-1991   85c. Regal Angelfish
1984-1988 Marine Life Definitives
1061
Stamp
85c. Regal Angelfish
1061 - 85c. Regal Angelfish
1985-1988   90c. Crab-Eyed Goby
1984-1988 Marine Life Definitives
1062-1063
Stamp
90c. Crab-Eyed Goby
1062 - 90c. Crab-Eyed Goby  APWH paper

1063 - 90c. Crab-Eyed Goby  CPL paper
1986-1988   $1. Crown-of-Thorns Starfish
1984-1988 Marine Life Definitives
1064-1065
Stamp
$1. Crown-of-Thorns Starfish
1064 - $1. Crown-of-Thorns Starfish  APWH paper

1065 - $1. Crown-of-Thorns Starfish  CPL paper
1984   Olympic Games, Los Angeles
Commemorating Australia's participation in the Olympic Games
1066
Stamp
30c.  Pre-start
1067
Stamp
30c.  Event
1068
Stamp
30c.  Post-Event
1066 - 30c. Pre-start

1067 - 30c. Event

1068 - 30c. Post-Event
1984   AUSIPEX 84 World Philatelic Exhibition, Melbourne
This stamp was to publicise the First World Philatelic Exhibition to be held in Australia
1069
Stamp
30c.  The 1d. Kangaroo & Map Stamp
  
1070

$2·10.  Miniature Sheet
1069 - 30c. AUSIPEX 84

1070 - $2·10. AUSIPEX 84 Miniature Sheet
1984   Christmas
Featuring Stained Glass Windows in Australian Churches
1071
Stamp
24c.  Angel & Child
1072
Stamp
30c.  Virgin & Child
1073
Stamp
40c.  Angelic Figure
1074
Stamp
50c.  The Three Kings
1075
Stamp
85c.  Madonna & Child
1071 - 24c. Christmas 1984

1072 - 30c. Christmas 1984

1073 - 40c. Christmas 1984

1074 - 50c. Christmas 1984

1075 - 85c. Christmas 1984
1984   Australian Bicentenary - The First Australians
The First Australian Bicentenary Issue, featuring the Bicentennial Symbol and Australian Rock Paintings
1076
Stamp
30c.  Bicentennial Symbol
1077
Stamp
30c.  Stick Figures
1078
Stamp
30c.  Bunjil's Cave
1079
Stamp
30c.  Quinkan Gallery
 
1080
Stamp
30c.  Spirit & Snake Babies
1081
Stamp
30c.  Rock Python
1082
Stamp
30c.  Silver Barramundi
1083
Stamp
85c.  Rock Possum
1076 - 30c. Bicentennial Symbol

1077 - 30c. Stick Figures

1078 - 30c. Bunjil's Cave

1079 - 30c. Quinkan Gallery

1080 - 30c. Spirit & Snake Babies

1081 - 30c. Rock Python

1082 - 30c. Silver Barramundi

1083 - 85c. Rock Possum
1984   Sesquicentenary of Victoria
Commemorating 150 years since the Settlement of Victoria
1084
Stamp
 30c.  Leadbeater's Possum
1085
Stamp
30c.  Helmeted Honeyeater
Arranged in Se-Tenant Blocks of 4      View

1084 - 30c. Victorian Anniversary - Possum

1085 - 30c. Victorian Anniversary - Bird
1985   Australia Day
Features lines from Dorothea Mackellar's Poem "My Country" and Paintings by Sidney Nolan & Russell Drysdale
1086
Stamp
30c.  Musgrave Ranges
1087
Stamp
30c.  The Walls of China
Arranged in Vertical Se-tenant Pairs      View

1086 - 30c. Australia Day 1985 - Musgrave Ranges

1087 - 30c. Australia Day 1985 - The Walls of China
1985   International Youth Year
Commemorating the United Nations International Youth Year
1088
Stamp
30c.  Abstract "Representation of Youth"
1088 - 30c. International Youth Year 1985
1985   Colonial Military Uniforms
A Special Issue, featuring Colonial Military Uniforms as a Tribute to those who wore them
1089
Stamp
33c.  Royal Vic. Volunteer Artillery
1090
Stamp
33c.  WA Pinjarrah Cavalry
1091
Stamp
33c.  NSW Lancers
1092
Stamp
33c. NSW's Sudan Contingent
1093
Stamp
33c.  Vic. Mounted Rifles
 
Arranged in Se-tenant Strips of 5      View

1089 - 33c. Volunteer Artillery

1090 - 33c. Pinjarrah Cavalry

1091 - 33c. Lancers

1092 - 33c. Sudan Contingent

1093 - 33c. Mounted Rifles
1985   Centenary of District Nursing
Commemorating the Founding of the Melbourne District Nursing Society in 1885
1094
Stamp
33c.  Visiting Nurse
1094 - 33c. District Nursing
1985   Vending Machine Booklet Stamps - Cockatoos
A New Issued of Vending Machine Booklets replacing the Eucalypt Stamps booklet
1095
Stamp
1c.  Cockatoos
1096
Stamp
33c.  Cockatoos
Stamp
$1.  Booklet Pane
1095 - 1c. Cockatoos

1096 - 33c. Cockatoos
1985  Australian Bicentenary - Terra Australis: Navigators
The Second Australian Bicentenary Issue, featuring the Discovery of the Great South Land known as "Terra Australis"
1097
Stamp
33c.  Abel Tasman
1098
Stamp
33c.  Hartog's "Eendracht"
1099
Stamp
33c.  William Dampier
1100
Stamp
90c.  Globe
 
1101
Stamp
$1·89.  Mini-Sheet
1097 - 33c. Abel Tasman

1098 - 33c. Hartog's "Eendracht"

1099 - 33c. William Dampier

1100 - 90c. Globe

1101 - $1·89. Mini-Sheet


1985   Birthday of Queen Elizabeth II
This year marked the 10th Anniversary of the Queen's Approval of the Australian Honours system
1102
Stamp
33c.  Queen's Badge
1102 - 33c. Queen's Birthday 1985
1985   Conservation
A Special Issue to Highlight the Importance of Conservation
1103
Stamp
33c.  Soil
1104
Stamp
50c.  Air
1105
Stamp
80c.  Water
1106
Stamp
90c.  Energy
1103 - 33c. Soil

1104 - 50c. Air

1105 - 80c. Water

1106 - 90c. Energy
1985   Classic Australian Children's Book
A Special Issue Illustrating Five Classic Children's Books
1107
Stamp
33c.  Elves & Fairies
1108
Stamp
33c.  The Magic Pudding
1109
Stamp
33c.  Ginger Meggs
1110
Stamp
33c.  Blinky Bill
1111
Stamp
33c.  Snugglepot & Cuddlepie

Arranged in Se-tenant Strips of 5      View

1107 - 33c. Elves & Fairies

1108 - 33c. The Magic Pudding

1109 - 33c. Ginger Meggs

1110 - 33c. Blinky Bill

1111 - 33c. Snugglepot & Cuddlepie
1985   Christmas
Featuring  Old and New Images combined with an Angel, based on Albrecht Dürer Artworks
1112
Stamp
27c.  Angle & Holly
1113
Stamp
33c.  Angle & Bells

1114
Stamp
45c.  Angle & Candle
1115
Stamp
55c.  Angle & Star
1116
Stamp
90c.  Angle & Bauble
1112 - 27c. Christmas 1985

1113 - 33c. Christmas 1985

1114 - 45c. Christmas 1985

1115 - 55c. Christmas 1985

1116 - 90c. Christmas 1985
1985   Australia Post Electronic Mail
Issued to Publicise Australia Post's new Electronic Mail Service "INTELPOST"
1117
Stamp
33c.  Laser Beams
1117 - 33c. Electronic Mail
1985   Australian Bicentenary - Terra Australis: Coastal Shipwrecks
The Third Australian Bicentenary Issue, featuring Relics recovered from Early Dutch Shipwrecks on the Australian Coast
1118
Stamp
33c.  Astrolabe
1119
Stamp
50c.  German Beardman Jug
1120
Stamp
90c.  Scissors & Wooden Bobbins
1121
Stamp
$1. Silver Buckle
1118 - 33c. Astrolabe

1119 - 50c. German Beardman Jug

1120 - 90c. Wooden Bobbins & Scissors

1121 - $1.   Silver Buckle
1985   Framas - Kangaroo Design
Framas Postal Label Vending Machines had Three Fixed Buttons (The Button Set) and a Value Selectable Button 

Stamp
33c.  Kangaroo
1122
Stamp
45c.  Kangaroo

Stamp
90c.  Kangaroo
1122x - $1·68. Kangaroo Framas
1986    Australia Day
This issue features the Wandjina Spirit protecting Australia within a symbolic Egg
1123
Stamp
33c.  An Aboriginal Perspective
1123 - 33c. Australia Day 1986
1986   AUSSAT
Coinciding with the Introduction of AUSSAT, the Australian National Satellite System
1124
Stamp
33c.  AUSSAT
1125
Stamp
80c.  AUSSAT
 
1124 - 33c. AUSSAT

1125 - 80c. AUSSAT
1986   Sesquicentenary of South Australia
Commemorates the Official Settlement of South Australia in 1836
1126
Stamp
33c.  The Ship "Buffalo"
 
1127
Stamp
33c.  'City Sign' Sculpture
 
1126 - 33c. The Ship "Buffalo"

1127 - 33c. "City Sign" Sculpture
1986   Australian Bicentenary - Cook's Voyage
The Fourth Australian Bicentenary Issue, featuring
1128
Stamp
33c.  Banksia
1129
Stamp
33c.  Hibiscus
1130
Stamp
50c.  Dillenia
 
1131
Stamp
80c.  Correa
1132
Stamp
90c.  Joseph Banks
1133
Stamp
90c.  Sydney Parkinson
1128 - 33c. Banksia

1129 - 33c. Hibiscus

1130 - 50c. Dillenia

1131 - 80c. Correa

1132 - 90c. Joseph Banks

1133 - 90c. Sydney Parkinson
1986   Return of Halley's Comet
Commemorating the Return of Halley's Comment, that appears every 76 years
1134
Stamp
33c.  Halley's Comet
1134 - 33c. Halley's Comet
1986   Birthday of Queen Elizabeth II
Features a design based on a portrait in Pastels, taken from a 1983 photograph
1135
Stamp
33c.  Queen's Birthday 1986
1135 - 33c. Queen's Birthday 1986
1986   Horses of Australia
A Special Issue, coinciding with the 6th World 3-Day Eventing Championships held in Gawler, South Australia
1136
Stamp
33c.  Brumbies
1137
Stamp
80c.  Mustering
 
1138
Stamp
90c.  Show Jumping
1139
Stamp
$1.  Australian Pony
1136 - 33c. Brumbies

1137 - 80c. Mustering

1138 - 90c. Show Jumping

1139 - $1.   Australian Pony
1986   Australian Folklore - "Click-Go-The-Shears"
Another in the Australian Folklore Series, featuring Classic Folk Songs
1140
Stamp
33c.  Old Shearer
1141
Stamp
33c.  The Ringer
1142
Stamp
33c.  The Boss
1143
Stamp
33c.  The Tar-Boy
1144
Stamp
33c.  Shearing Over
Arranged in Se-Tenant Strips of 5      View

1140 - 33c. Old Shearer

1141 - 33c. The Ringer

1142 - 33c. The Boss

1143 - 33c. The Tar-Boy

1144 - 33c. Shearing Over
1986   Australian Bicentenary - The Decision to Settle
The Fifth Australian Bicentenary Issue, featuring the Men responsible for the decision to Establish a Convict Settlement in NSW
1145
Stamp
33c.  King George III
 
1146
Stamp
33c.  Lord Sydney
 
1147
Stamp
33c.  Captain Arthur Phillip
 
1148
Stamp
$1.  Captain John Hunter
 
1145 - 33c. King George III

1146 - 33c. Lord Sydney

1147 - 33c. Captain Arthur Phillip

1148 - $1.   Captain John Hunter
1986-1987   Wildlife Definitives
This Issue features Indigenous Australian Wildlife
1149, 1154
Stamp
33c.  Red Kangaroo
 
1150, 1155
Stamp
33c.  Emu
 
1151, 1156
Stamp
33c.  Koala
 
1152, 1157
Stamp
33c.  Kookaburra
 
1153, 1158
Stamp
33c.  Platypus
 
Arranged in Se-Tenant Strips of 5       View

APWH Paper

1149 - 33c. Red Kangaroo

1150 - 33c. Emu

1151 - 33c. Koala

1152 - 33c. Kookaburra

1153 - 33c. Platypus


1154A-1158A - As above but Clark Paper & Rekord Press printing.

1154B-1158B - As above but Clark Paper & Computer Press printing.
1986   Vending Machine Booklet Stamps - Alpine Wildflowers
A new issue of Vending Machine Booklets due to a change in the Basic Stamp Rate
1159, 1163
Stamp
3c.  Royal Bluebell
 
1160, 1164
Stamp
5c.  Alpine Marsh Marigold
 
1161, 1165
Stamp
25c.  Mount Buffalo Sunray
 
1162, 1166
Stamp
36c.  Silver Snow Daisy
 
 
Stamp
80c. Booklet Pane
Stamp
$1. Booklet Pane
APWH Paper.
1159 - 3c.   Royal Bluebell

1160 - 5c.   Alpine Marsh Marigold

1161 - 25c. Mount Buffalo Sunray

1162 - 36c. Silver Snow Daisy


1163-1166 - As above but Harrison paper.

1986-1987  Framas - Platypus Design
Framas Postal Label Vending Machines had Three Fixed Buttons (The Button Set) and a Value Selectable Button 

Stamp
36c. Platypus
1166a
Stamp
50c. Platypus

Stamp
$1. Platypus
 

Stamp
37c. Platypus
1166b
Stamp
53c. Platypus

Stamp
$1. Platypus
 
1168
Stamp
50c. CUP-PEX Overprint
1166a - $1·86. Platypus Button Set

1166b - $1·90. Platypus Button Set

1168 -    50c. CUP-PEX Overprint

Note: 1167 not used
1986   Australian Native Orchids
A Special Issue, depicting Australian Native Orchids
1169
Stamp
36c.  Pink Enamel Orchid
 
1170
Stamp
55c.  Dendrobium
 
1171
Stamp
90c.  Duck Orchid
 
1172
Stamp
$1.  Sun Orchid
 
1169 - 36c. Pink Enamel Orchid

1170 - 55c. Dendrobium

1171 - 90c. Duck Orchid

1172 - $1.   Sun Orchid
1986   America's Cup Triumph
Commemorating the winning of the America's Cup in 1983
1173
Stamp
36c.  Boxing Kangaroo
 
1174
Stamp
36c.  Australia II
 
1175
Stamp
36c.  America's Cup
 
1173 - 36c. Boxing Kangaroo

1174 - 36c. Australia II

1175 - 36c. America's Cup
1986   International Year of Peace
1986 was declared as the International Year of Peace by the United Nations in 1982
  1176
Stamp
36c.  Year of Peace
1176 - 36c. Year of Peace
1986   Christmas
The theme of this years Christmas Stamps was from Scenes of a Kindergarten Nativity Play
1177, 1181, 1182
stamp
30c.  Mary & Joseph
1178
stamp
36c.  Three Wise Men
1179
stamp
60c.  Angels

1180
stamp
$1·50.  Miniature Sheet
Printed by Leigh Mardon Pty Ltd, Melbourne

APWH White Paper.

1177 - 30c. Christmas 1986

1178 - 36c. Christmas 1986

1179 - 60c. Christmas 1986

1180 - $1.50 Miniature Sheet


Harrison White Paper.
1181 - 30c. Christmas 1986


Printed by CPE Australia Ltd, Melbourne

1182 - 30c. Christmas 1986  APWH White Paper.
1987   Australia Day
1183
Stamp
36c.  Flag on Circuit Board
1184
Stamp
36c.  "Australian Made" Logo
1183 - 36c. Australia Day 1987 - Flag

1184 - 36c. Australia Day 1987 - Logo
1987   America's Cup
1185
Stamp
36c.  Masthead View
1186
Stamp
55c.  Tacking Dual
1187
Stamp
90c.  Crossing Paths
1188
Stamp
$1.  Sails
1185 - 36c. America's Cup 1987

1186 - 55c. America's Cup 1987

1187 - 90c. America's Cup 1987

A - Ultramarine tones
B - Blue Tones

1188 - $1. America's Cup 1987
1987   Fruits in Australia
1189
Stamp
36c.  Vine Fruit & Melons
1190
Stamp
65c.  Tropical & Sub-Tropical Fruits
1191
Stamp
90c.  Citrus Fruit, Apples, & Pears
1192
Stamp
$1.  Stone & Berry Fruit
1189 - 36c. Vine Fruit & Melons

1190 - 65c. Tropical & Sub-Tropical Fruits

1191 - 90c. Citrus Fruit, Apples, & Pears

1192 - $1. Stone & Berry Fruit
1987   Agricultural Shows
1193
Stamp
36c.  Livestock
1194, 1197
Stamp
65c.  Produce
1195, 1198
Stamp
90c.  Sideshows
1196, 1199
Stamp
$1.  Competitions
Harrison White Paper.
1193 - 36c. Livestock

1194 - 65c. Produce

1195 - 90c. Sideshows

1196 - $1.   Competitions  

1197-1199  As 1194 to 1196 above but APWH White Paper.
1987   Birthday of Queen Elizabeth II
  1200
Stamp
36c.  Queen Elizabeth II in Australia
1200 - 36c. Queen's Birthday 1987
1987   Australian Bicentenary - The First Fleet: Departure
The Sixth Australian Bicentenary Issue, featuring the Departure of the First Fleet from Portsmouth, England on 13th May 1787, Comprising the Flag Ship "Supply", three Store Ships, and Six Convict Transports
1201
Stamp
36c.  Convicts
1202
Stamp
36c.  Officer

1203
Stamp
36c.  Sailors
1204
Stamp
36c.  Ferrying
1205
Stamp
36c.  Fleet
 
Arranged in Se-Tenant Strips of 5      View

1201 - 36c. Convicts

1202 - 36c. Officer

1203 - 36c. Sailors

1204 - 36c. Ferrying

1205 - 36c. Fleet
1987   Australian Bicentenary - The First Fleet: Teneriffe
The Seventh Australian Bicentenary Issue, featuring the Arrival of the Fleet at Santa Cruz on Teneriffe in the Canary Islands on 3rd June 1787, taking on Fresh Fruit & Water
1206
Stamp-
36c.  Santa Cruz
1207
Stamp-
36c.  Fishermen
1208
Stamp-
$1.  Voyage
36c. Stamps arranged in Se-tenant Pairs      View

1206 - 36c. Santa Cruz

1207 - 36c. Fishermen

1208 - $1.   Voyage
1987   Australian Folklore - "Man from Snowy River"
Based on the Famous Ballard by A. B. (Banjo) Patterson first published in 1890
1209
Stamp
36c.  At the Station
 
1210
Stamp
36c.  Mountain Bred
 
1211
Stamp
36c.  That Terrible Descent
 
1212
Stamp
36c.  At Their Heals
 
1213
Stamp
36c.  Brought Them Back
 
Arranged in Se-Tenant Strips of 5      View

1209 - 36c. At the Station

1210 - 36c. Mountain Bred

1211 - 36c. That Terrible Descent

1212 - 36c. At Their Heals

1213 - 36c. Brought Them Back
1987-1988   Wildlife Definitives
New Definitives featuring Australian Wildlife, issued due to an increase in the base postal rate
1214
Stamp
37c.  Possum
1215
Stamp
37c.  Cockatoo
1216
Stamp
37c.  Wombat
1217
Stamp
37c.  Rosella
1218
Stamp
37c.  Echidna
Arranged in Se-Tenant Strips of 5      View

1214 - 37c. Possum

1215 - 37c. Cockatoo

1216 - 37c. Wombat

1217 - 37c. Rosella

1218 - 37c. Echidna
1987   Australian Bicentenary - The First Fleet: Rio De Janeiro
The Eighth Australian Bicentenary Issue, featuring the Second Landfall at Rio De Janeiro, Brazil on 6th August 1787
1219
Stamp
37c.  Stormy Seas
 
 1220
Stamp
37c.   Arrival

1221
Stamp
37c.  Market
 
1222
Stamp
37c.  Procession
 
1223
Stamp
37c.  Departure
 
Arranged in Se-Tenant Strips of 5      View

1219 - 37c. Stormy Seas

1220 - 37c. Arrival

1221 - 37c. Market

1222 - 37c. Procession

1223 - 37c. Departure
1987   Australian Achievements in Technology
A Special Issue, featuring Australian Achievements in High Technology
1224
Stamp
37c.  Bionic Ear
1225
Stamp
53c.  Microchip
1226
Stamp
63c.  Robotics
1227
Stamp
68c.  Ceramics
 
1224 - 37c. Bionic Ear

1225 - 53c. Microchip

1226 - 63c. Robotics

1227 - 68c. Ceramics
1987   Framas - Echidna Design
Framas Postal Label Vending Machines had Three Fixed Buttons (The Button Set) and a Value Selectable Button 

Stamp
37c.  Echidna
1228
Stamp
53c.  Echidna

Stamp
$1.  Echidna
 
1229
Stamp
$1.  Aeropex 88 Overprint
1228 - $1·90. Echidna Button set

1229 - $1. Aeropex 88 Overprint
1987   Aussie Kids
A Special Issue, featuring Australian Children at Play
1231
Stamp
37c.  Catching Yabbies
1232
Stamp
55c.  String Games
   
1233
Stamp
90c.  At the Football
1234
Stamp
$1.  New Joey
1231 - 37c. Catching Yabbies

1232 - 55c. String Games

1233 - 90c. At the Football

1234 - $1.   New Joey
1987   Australian Bicentenary - The First Fleet: Cape of Good Hope
The Ninth Australian Bicentenary Issue, featuring the Fleets Third Landfall at Cape Town at the Cape of Good Hope on 13 October 1787, again taking up Provisions
1235
Stamp
37c.  Checking Provisions
1236
Stamp
37c.  Loading Livestock
1237
Stamp
$1.  Arriving at the Cape
37c Stamps arranged in Se-tenant Pairs      View

1235 - 37c. Checking Provisions

1236 - 37c. Loading Livestock

1237 - $1.   Arriving at the Cape

1987   Vending Machine Booklet Stamps - Aboriginal Crafts
New Booklet Stamps due to an increase in the Basic Postal Rate, featuring Aboriginal Crafts
 
1238, 1243
Stamp
3c.  Spear-thrower
1239, 1244
Stamp
15c.  Shield

1240, 1245
Stamp
37c.  Basket
1241, 1246
Stamp
37c.  Bowl
1242, 1247
Stamp
37c.  Belt


Stamp
80c. Booklet Pane
Stamp
$2. Booklet Pane
 Perf. 15·5 x Imperf.
1238 - 3c. Spear-thrower

1239 - 15c. Shield

1240 - 37c. Basket

1241 - 37c. Bowl

1242 - 37c. Belt



Perf. 14·8 x Imperf.
1243-1247 - As 1238-1242 above
1987   Christmas
This years Christmas Stamps have the theme "Carols by Candlelight", that was first held in Melbourne in 1938
1248
Stamp
30c.  Grandmother & Children
1249
Stamp
30c.  Father & Children
1250
Stamp
30c.  Four Children
1251
Stamp
30c.  Family
1252
Stamp
30c.  Six Children

1253

37c.  Carol Group
1254

63c.  Carol Trio
 
30c. Stamps arranged in Se-Tenant Strips of 5      View

1248 - 30c. Christmas 1987

1249 - 30c. Christmas 1987

1250 - 30c. Christmas 1987

1251 - 30c. Christmas 1987

1252 - 30c. Christmas 1987

1253 - 37c. Christmas 1987

1254 - 63c. Christmas 1987
1988   Australian Bicentenary - The First Fleet: Arrival
The Tenth Australian Bicentenary Issue, featuring the Arrival of the First Fleet at Botany Bay on 20th January 1788.  Finding it unsuitable, the Fleet sailed North to Sydney Cove and arrived on 26th January 1788
1255
Stamp
37c.  The 'Supply' in Botany Bay
1256
Stamp
37c.  At Anchor in Botany Bay

1257
Stamp
37c.  The Fleet moving to Sydney Cove
1258
Stamp
37c.  Marines being ferried Ashore
1259
Stamp

37c.  Raising the Flag in Sydney Cove
Arranged in Se-Tenant Strips of 5      View

1255 - 37c. The 'Supply' in Botany Bay

1256 - 37c. At Anchor in Botany Bay

1257 - 37c. The Fleet moving to Sydney Cove

1258 - 37c. Marines being ferried Ashore

1258 - 37c. Raising the Flag in Sydney Cove
1988   Australian Bicentenary - Joint Issue with the U.S.A.
The First Joint Issue with another Country
  1260
Stamp
37c.  USA Joint Issue
1260 - 37c. USA Joint Issue
1988-1989   1c. Religion
1988-1999   Living Together Definitives
  1261
Stamp
1c.  Religion
1261 - 1c. Religion
1988-1989   2c. Industry
1988-1999   Living Together Definitives
  1262-1263
Stamp
2c.  Industry
1262 - 2c. Industry  Harrison white paper

1263 - 2c. Industry 
CPL white paper
1988-1989   3c. Local Government
1988-1999   Living Together Definitives
  1264
Stamp
3c.  Local Government
1264 - 3c. Local Government
1988-1999   4c. Trade Unions
1988-1999   Living Together Definitives
  1265-1267
Stamp
4c.  Trade Unions
1265 - 4c. Trade Unions  Clark white paper

1266 - 4c. Trade Unions  Harrison white paper

1267 - 4c. Trade Unions  CPL white paper

1988-1990   5c. Parliament
1988-1999   Living Together Definitives
  1268-1269
Stamp
5c.  Parliament
1268 - 5c. Parliament  Harrison white paper

1269 - 5c. Parliament  CPL white paper
1988-1990   10c. Transport
1988-1999   Living Together Definitives
  1270-1272
Stamp
10c.  Transport
1270 - 10c. Transport  Clark white paper.

1271 - 10c. Transport   CPL white paper.

1272 - 10c. Transport  Harrison white paper.
1988-1999   15c. Sport
1988-1999   Living Together Definitives
  1273-1274
Stamp
15c.  Sport
1273 - 15c. Sport  Clark white paper.

1274 - 15c. Sport   CPL white paper.
1988-1990   20c. Commerce
1988-1999   Living Together Definitives
  1275
Stamp
20c.  Commerce
1275 - 20c. Commerce
1988-1997   25c. Housing
1988-1999   Living Together Definitives
  1276-1279
Stamp
25c.  Housing
1276 - 25c. Housing  Clark white paper.

1277 - 25c. Housing  1st & 2nd Reprint, Harrison white paper.

1278 - 25c. Housing   3rd & 4th Reprint, CPL white paper, Perf. 14·0 x 14·0

1279 - 25c. Housing   4th Reprint, CPL white paper, Perf. 14·7
1988-1994   30c. Welfare
1988-1999   Living Together Definitives
  1280-1281
Stamp
30c.  Welfare
1280 - 30c. Welfare  Harrison white paper.

1281 - 30c. Welfare  3rd reprint, CPL white paper.
1988-1989   37c. Postal Services
1988-1999   Living Together Definitives
1282
Stamp
37c.  Postal Services
1284
Stamp
$3·70.  Postal Services Booklet Pane
Sheet Stamps
1282 - 37c. Postal Services  Clark white paper.

1283 - 37c. Postal Services   Harrison white paper.

Booklet Stamps
1284 - 37c. Postal Services   Harrison white paper, Printed by Leigh-Mardon P/L.

1285 - 37c. Postal Services   CPL white paper, Printed by CPE Australia Ltd.
1988-1989   39c. Tourism
1988-1999   Living Together Definitives
1286-1287
Stamp
39c.  Tourism
1288-1289
Stamp
$3·90.  Tourism Booklet Pane
Sheet Stamps
1286 - 39c. Tourism  Harrison white paper.

1287 - 39c. Tourism  CPL white paper.


Booklet Stamps
1288 - 39c. Tourism  Harrison white paper.

1289 - 39c. Tourism  CPL white paper.
1988-1993   40c. Recreation
1988-1999   Living Together Definitives
  1290-1291
Stamp
40c.  Recreation
1290 - 40c. Recreation  Harrison white paper.

1291 - 40c. Recreation CPL white paper.
1988-1992   45c. Health
1988-1999   Living Together Definitives
1292-1294
Stamp
45c.  Health
1292 - 45c. Health  Clark white paper.

1293 - 45c. Health  CPL white paper.

1294 - 45c. Health  Harrison white paper.
1988-1992   50c. Mining
1988-1999   Living Together Definitives
  1295-1296
Stamp
50c.  Mining
1295 - 50c. Mining  Clark white paper.

1296 - 50c. Mining  Harrison white paper.
1988-1989   53c. Primary Industry
1988-1999   Living Together Definitives
  1297
Stamp
53c.  Primary Industry
1297 - 53c. Primary Industry
1988-1989   55c. Education
1988-1999   Living Together Definitives
  1298
Stamp
55c.  Education
1298 - 55c. Education
1988-1992   60c. Armed Forces
1988-1999   Living Together Definitives
  1299-1300
Stamp
60c.  Armed Forces
1299 - 60c. Armed Forces  Harrison white paper.

1300 - 60c. Armed Forces  CPL white paper.
1988-1989   63c. Police
1988-1999   Living Together Definitives
  1301
Stamp
63c.  Police
1301 - 63c. Police
1988-1990   65c. Telecommunications
1988-1999   Living Together Definitives
  1302-1303
Stamp
65c.  Telecommunications
1302 - 65c. Telecommunications  Harrison white paper.

1303 - 65c. Telecommunications  CPL white paper.
1988-1989   68c. The Media
1988-1999   Living Together Definitives
1304
Stamp
68c.  The Media
1304 - 68c. The Media
1988-1989   70c. Science and Technology
1988-1999   Living Together Definitives
  1305
Stamp
70c.  Science and Technology
1305 - 70c. Science and Technology
1988-1991   75c. Visual Arts
1988-1999   Living Together Definitives
  1306-1307
Stamp
75c.  Visual Arts
1306 - 75c. Visual Arts  Harrison white paper.

1307 - 75c. Visual Arts   CPL white paper.
1988-1991   80c. Performing Arts
1988-1999   Living Together Definitives
  1308-1310
Stamp
80c.  Performing Arts
1308 - 80c. Performing Arts  Clark white paper.

1309 - 80c. Performing Arts  Harrison white paper.

1310 - 80c. Performing Arts  CPL white paper.
1988-1991   90c. Banking
1988-1999   Living Together Definitives
  1311-1313
Stamp
90c.  Banking
1311 - 90c. Banking  Clark white paper.

1312 - 90c. Banking  Harrison white paper.

1313 - 90c. Banking  CPL white paper.
1988-1992   95c. Law
1988-1999   Living Together Definitives
  1314
Stamp
95c.  Law
1314 - 95c. Law
1988-1990   $1. Rescue & Emergency
1988-1999   Living Together Definitives
  1315-1316
Stamp
$1.  Rescue & Emergency
1315 - $1. Rescue & Emergency  Clark white paper.

1316 - $1. Rescue & Emergency  Harrison white paper.
1988   Australian Bicentenary - The Early Years
The Eleventh Australian Bicentenary Issue, featuring the Early Years of the Colony at Sydney Cove
1317
Stamp
37c.  Government House, Sydney, 1790
1318
Stamp
37c.  Government Farm, Parramatta, 1791

1319
Stamp
37c.  Parramatta Road, Sydney, 1796
1320
Stamp
37c.  The Rocks & Sydney Cove, 1800
1321
Stamp
37c.  Sydney, Hospital, 1803
Arranged in Se-Tenant Strips of 5      View

1317 - 37c. Government House, Sydney, 1790

1318 - 37c. Government Farm, Parramatta, 1791

1319 - 37c. Parramatta Road, Sydney, 1796

1320 - 37c. The Rocks & Sydney Cove, 1800

1321 - 37c. Sydney, Hospital, 1803
1988   Birthday of Queen Elizabeth II
This years Stamp features a photograph of the Queen while on Tour
  1322
Stamp
37c.  Queen's Birthday, 1988
1322 - 37c. Queen's Birthday, 1988
1988   Expo 88
A Bicentennial International Exhibition with the theme "Leisure in the Age of Technology"
1323
Stamp
37c.  Expo 88 Logo
1323 - 37c. Expo 88 Logo
1988   Opening of Parliament House, Canberra
Opened by  the Queen, the New Parliament House replaces the Temporary Building opened in 1927
1324
Stamp
37c.  New Parliament House
1324 - 37c. Parliament House Opening
1988   Australian Bicentenary - Joint Issue with the United Kingdom
The Second Joint Issue with another Country, featuring Symbols from both Countries
1325
Stamp
37c.  Emigration
1326
Stamp
37c.  Democracy

1327
Stamp
$1.   Sport
1328
Stamp
$1.   Performing Arts
Arranged in Se-Tenant Pairs      View
1325 - 37c. Joint Issue
1326 - 37c. Joint Issue

Arranged in Se-Tenant Pairs      View
1327 - $1.  Joint Issue
1328 - $1.  Joint Issue
1988   Australian Bicentenary - Joint Issue with New Zealand
The Third Joint Issue with another Country
1329
Stamp
37c.  Kiwi & Koala by Camp Fire
1329 - 37c. NZ Joint Issue
1988   Art of the Desert
A Special Issue, featuring Aboriginal Paintings from Central Australia
 
1330
Stamp
37c.  Bush Potato Country
1331
Stamp
55c.  Courtship Rejected
   
1332
Stamp
90c.  Medicine Story
1333
Stamp
$1.   Ancestor Dreaming
1330 - 37c. Bush Potato Country

1331 - 55c. Courtship Rejected 

1332 - 90c. Medicine Story 

1333 - $1.   Ancestor Dreaming
1988   Olympic Games, Seoul
This Issue features "Sportspeople in Action" for the 24th Olympiad
1334
Stamp
37c.  Basketball
1335
Stamp
65c.  Runner
1336
Stamp
$1.  Gymnastics
1334 - 37c. Basketball

1335 - 65c. Runner

1336 - $1.  Gymnastics
1988   34th Commonwealth Parliamentary Conference, Canberra
Held at the New Parliament House and opened by the Governor General
  1337
Stamp
37c.  Rod & Mace
1337 - 37c. Rod & Mace
1988   Vending Machine Booklet Stamps - Australian Crafts
A New Issue of Vending Machine Booklets due to an increases in the Stamp Base Rate
1338-1341
Stamp
2c.  Necklace
1339-1342
Stamp
5c.  Vase
1340-1343
Stamp
39c.  Teapot

Stamp
80c.  Booklet Pane of 6
Stamp
$2.  Booklet Pane of 6
Harrison White Paper
1338 - 2c. Necklace

1339 - 5c. Vase

1340 - 39c. Teapot


CPL White Paper
1341-1343 - As above
1988-1989   Framas - Possum Design
Framas Postal Label Vending Machines had Three Fixed Buttons (The Button Set) and a Value Selectable Button 

Stamp
37c.  Possum
1344a
Stamp
53c.  Possum

Stamp
$1.  Possum
 

Stamp
39c.  Possum
1344b
Stamp
55c.  Possum

Stamp
$1.  Possum
1344a - $1·90. Possum Button Set

1344b - $1·94. Possum Button Set
1988   Landscapes of Australia
A Special Issue, featuring Four Aspects of the Panorama of Australia
1345
Stamp
39c.  The Desert
1346
Stamp
55c.  The Top End
   
1347
Stamp
65c.  The Coast
1348
Stamp
70c.  The Bush
1345 - 39c. The Desert

1346 - 55c. The Top End

1347 - 65c. The Coast

1348 - 70c. The Bush
1988   Christmas
This years stamps based on Winning Entries from a Stamp Design Competition held for Primary School Children
1349
Stamp
32c.  Nativity Scene
1350
Stamp
39c.  Koala
1351
Stamp
63c.  Cockatoo
1349 - 32c. Nativity Scene

1350 - 39c. Koala

1351 - 63c. Cockatoo
1989   Australia Day
This years theme if the Tenterfield Speech by Sir Henry Parkes, pleading for the Federation of Australian Colonies
1352
Stamp
39c.  Sir Henry Parks
1352 - 39c. Sir Henry Parks
1989-1999   1c. Bowls
1989-1999  Sports Definitives
  1353-1355
Stamp
1c.  Bowls
1353 - 1c. Bowls  CPL White Paper, Perf. 14·0 x  14·4

1354 - 1c. Bowls  1st Reprint, CPL White Paper, Perf. 14·3 x 13·6

1355 - 1c. Bowls  2nd Reprint, Harrison White Paper, Perf. 14·0 x  14·4
1989-1999   2c. Tenpin-Bowling
1989-1999  Sports Definitives
  1356-1357
Stamp
2c.  Tenpin-Bowling
1356 - 2c. Tenpin-Bowling  Perf. 14·0 x  14·4

1357 - 2c. Tenpin-Bowling  Reprints: Perf. 13·3 x 13·6
1989-1999   3c. Football
1989-1999  Sports Definitives
  1358-1359
Stamp
3c.  Football
1358 - 3c. Football  Original, 1st & 4th Reprints: Harrison White Paper

1359 - 3c. Football  2nd & 3rd Reprints: CPL White Paper
1989-1996   5c. Kayaking and Canoeing
1989-1999  Sports Definitives
1360-1362
Stamp
5c.  Kayaking and Canoeing
1360 - 5c. Kayaking and Canoeing  Original, 2nd & 3rd Reprints: Harrison White Paper, Perf. 13·3 x 13·6

1361 - 5c. Kayaking and Canoeing  1st & 5th Reprints: CPL White Paper, Perf. 13·3 x 13·6

1362 - 5c. Kayaking and Canoeing  4th Reprint: Harrison White Paper, Perf. 14·0 x 14·4 
1989-1996   10c. Sailboarding
1989-1999  Sports Definitives
1363-1365
Stamp
10c.  Sailboarding
1363 - 10c. Sailboarding  Original & 1st Reprint: Harrison White Paper, Perf. 13·3 x 13·6

1364 - 10c. Sailboarding   2nd & 3rd Reprints: Harrison White Paper, Perf. 14·0 x 14·4

1365 - 10c. Sailboarding  4th Reprint: CPL White Paper, Perf. 14·0 x 14·4
1989-1997   20c. Tennis
1989-1999  Sports Definitives
  1366-1369
Stamp
20c.  Tennis
1366 - 20c. Tennis  Harrison White Paper, Perf. 13·3 x 13·6

1367 - 20c. Tennis  1st & 4th Reprints: CPL White Paper, Perf. 13·3 x 13·6

1368 - 20c. Tennis  2nd Reprint: Harrison White Paper, Perf. 14·0 x 14·4

1369 - 20c. Tennis  3rd Reprint: CPL White Paper, Perf. 14·0 x 14·4
1989-1989   39c. Fishing
1989-1999  Sports Definitives
1370-1371
Stamp
39c.  Fishing
1372-1374
Stamp
$3·90.  Booklet Pane of 10

B163

$3·90.  Booklet Cover
Sheet Stamps
1370 - 39c. Fishing  Harrison White Paper, Perf. 14·0 x 14·4

1371 - 39c. Fishing  1st Reprint: CPL White Paper, Perf. 13·3 x 13·6

Booklet Stamps
1372 - 39c. Fishing  CPL White Paper, Perf. 14·0 x 14·4

1373 - 39c. Fishing  Harrison White Paper, Perf. 14·0 x 14·4

1374 - 39c. Fishing  CPL White Paper, Perf. 13·3 x 13·6
1989-1990   41c. Cycling
1989-1999  Sports Definitives
1375-1376
Stamp
41c. Cycling
1377-1378
Stamp
$4·10.  Booklet Pane of 10

B166-B167

$4·10. Booklet Cover
1379
Stamp
41c. P&S Roll Stamps

Sheet Stamps
1375 - 41c. Cycling  CPL White Paper

1376 - 41c. Cycling  1st Reprint: Harrison White Paper

Booklet Stamps
1377 - 41c. Cycling  Original Print & 1st Reprint: Harrison White Paper

1378 - 41c. Cycling  Subsequent Reprints: CPL White Paper

P&S Roll Stamps
1379 - 41c. Cycling  Jac-PS Semi-gloss Paper with Pressure-Sensitive Adhesive
1990-1992   43c. Skateboarding
1989-1999  Sports Definitives
1380
Stamp
43c.  Skateboarding
1381-1382
Stamp
Booklet Stamps
(Pane of 10)


B173-B174

$4·30. Booklet Cover
 

1383-1384
Stamp
43c.  P&S Roll Stamps

Sheet Stamps
1380 - 43c. Skateboarding


Booklet Stamps
1381 - 43c. Skateboarding  Original Printing: CPL White Paper

1382 - Subsequent Reprints:  Harrison White Paper


P&S Roll Stamps
1383 - 43c. Skateboarding  Letterpress Printed
A -
Original Printing
B - First Reprint
C - Second Reprint
D - Third Reprint
E - Fourth Reprint

1384 - 5th Reprint: Photo-Litho Printed
1989-1992   55c. Kite-Flying
1989-1999  Sports Definitives
  1385-1386
Stamp
55c.  Kite-Flying
1385 - 55c. Kite-Flying  Original & 2nd Reprint: Harrison White Paper

1386 - 1st Reprint: CPL White Paper
1990-1992   65c. Rock Climbing
1989-1999  Sports Definitives
  1387-1390
Stamp
65c.  Rock Climbing
1387 - 65c. Rock Climbing  Harrison White Paper, Perf. 13·3 x 13·6

1388 - 1st Reprint: CPL White Paper, Perf. 13·3 x 13·6

1389 - 2nd Reprint: Harrison White Paper, Perf. 14·0 x 14·4

1390 - 3rd Reprint: CPL White Paper, Perf. 14·0 x 14·4
1989-1993   70c. Cricket
1989-1999  Sports Definitives
1391-1392
Stamp
70c.  Cricket
1391 - 70c. Cricket  Original, 2nd & 3rd Reprints: CPL White Paper

1392 - 1st & 4th Reprints: Harrison White Paper
1991-2000   75c. Netball
1989-1999  Sports Definitives
  1393-1394
Stamp
75c.  Netball
1393 - 75c. Netball  Original, 3rd, 4th & 5th Reprints: Harrison White Paper

1394 - 1st &2nd Reprints: CPL White Paper
1991-1996   80c. Squash
1989-1999  Sports Definitives
1395-1396
Stamp
80c.  Squash
1395 - 80c. Squash  Original & 2nd Reprint: Harrison White Paper

1396 - 1st Reprint: CPL White Paper
1991-1994   85c. Diving
1989-1999  Sports Definitives
  1397
Stamp
85c.  Diving
1397 - 85c. Diving
1991-1993   90c. Soccer
1989-1999  Sports Definitives
  1398
Stamp
90c.  Soccer
1398 - 90c. Soccer
1990-1997   $1. Fun Run
1989-1999  Sports Definitives
1399-1401
Stamp
$1.  Fun Run
1399 - $1. Fun Run  Original, 2nd, 3rd, 6th & 7th Reprints: Harrison White Paper

1400 - 1st Reprint: CPL White Paper

1401 - 4th & 5th Reprints: CPL White Paper


NB: 1399 incorrectly listed as 1398 in catalogue.
1989-2000   $1·10. Golf
1989-1999  Sports Definitives
  1402-1403
Stamp
$1·10.  Golf
1402 - $1·10. Golf  Original, 1st & 3rd Reprints: Harrison White Paper

1403 - 2nd Reprint: CPL White Paper
1990-1993   $1·20. Hang Gliding
1989-1999  Sports Definitives
1404-1405
Stamp
$1·20.  Hang Gliding
1404 - $1·20. Hang Gliding  Harrison White Paper

1405 - 1st Reprint: CPL White Paper
1989  Sheep in Australia
Selective Breeding has produced several distinctive Australian Sheep
  1406
Stamp
39c.  Merino


1407
Stamp
39c.  Poll Dorset
1408
Stamp
85c.  Polwarth
1409
Stamp
$1.  Corriedale
1406 - 39c. Merino

1407 - 39c. Poll Dorset

1408 - 85c. Polwarth

1409 - $1.  Corriedale
1989-1996   $2. Nooroo, N.S.W.
1989-1999 Gardening Definitives
  1410-1411
Stamp
$2.  Nooroo, NSW
1410 - $2. Nooroo  Original Printing: Perf. 14·0

1411 - $2. Nooroo  Original Printing & 1st Reprint: Perf. 13·6 x 13·3
1989-1996   $5. Mawarra, Victoria
1989-1999 Gardening Definitives
  1412
Stamp
$5.  Mawarra, Vic.
1412 - $5. Mawarra  Perf. 14·0

1413 - $5. Mawarra  1st Reprint: Perf. 13·6 x 13·3
1989-1996   $10. Adelaide Botanic Gardens
1989-1999 Gardening Definitives
  1414
Stamp
$10.  Adelaide Botanic Gardens, S.A.
1414 - $10. Adelaide Botanic Gardens
1989   Birthday of Queen Elizabeth II
Featuring a Statue of Her Majesty by an Adelaide Sculptor
  1415
Stamp
39c.  Statue of the Queen
1415 - 39c. Queen's Birthday, 1989
1989   The Pastoral Era
A new Series "The Colonial Collection" of Historic Themes following the Bicentenary
1416
Stamp
39c.  Immigrants
1417
Stamp
39c.  Pioneers

1418
Stamp
39c.  Squatters
1419
Stamp
39c.  Shepherds
1420
Stamp
39c.  Explorers
Arranged in Se-Tenant Strips of 5      View

1416 - 39c. Immigrants

1417 - 39c. Pioneers

1418 - 39c. Squatters

1419 - 39c. Shepherds

1420 - 39c. Explorers
1989   Stage & Screen
A Special Issue featuring eight Great Names from Australian Stage & Screen
1421, 1422, 1426
Stamp
39c.  Gladys Moncrieff & Roy Rene
1423
Stamp
85c.  Charles Chauvel & Chips Rafferty
1424
Stamp
$1.  Nellie Stewart & J.C. Williamson
1425
Stamp
$1·10.  Raymong Longford & Lottie Lyell
First Printing: CPL White Paper, Perf. 13·8 x 13·3
1421 - 39c. Gladys Moncrieff & Roy Rene

Second Printing: CPL White Paper, Perf. 14·6 x 14·4
1422 - 39c. Gladys Moncrieff & Roy Rene

1423 - 85c. Charles Chauvel & Chips Rafferty

1424 - $1. Nellie Stewart & J.C. Williamson

1425 - $1·10. Raymong Longford & Lottie Lyell

Third Printing: Harrison White Paper, Perf. 14·6 x 14·4
1426 - 39c. Gladys Moncrieff & Roy Rene
1989   Australian Impressionists
Features Paintings from a 9" x 5" Impression Exhibition held in Adelaide in 1889
1427 
Stamp
41c.  Tom Roberts
1428
Stamp
41c.  Sir Arthur Streeton
1429
Stamp
41c.  Charles Conder
1430
Stamp
 41c.  Frederick McCubbin
1427 - 41c. Roberts

1428 - 41c. Streeton

1429 - 41c. Conder

1430 - 41c. McCubbin
1989   Vending Machine Booklet Stamps - Urban Development
 
1431
Stamp
41c.  Freeway View
 
1432
Stamp
41c.  City Building
 
1433
Stamp
41c.  Commuter Train
 

B168

$3.  Urban Development Booklet Cover
1433c
Stamp
$3. Booklet Pane of 7
(13c. refundable on empty Booklet)
1431 - 41c. Freeway View

1432 - 41c. City Building

1432 - 41c. Commuter Train
1989-1990   Framas - Frill-Necked Lizard Design
Framas Postal Label Vending Machines had Three Fixed Buttons (The Button Set) and a Value Selectable Button 

Stamp
41c.  Frill-Necked Lizard
1434
Stamp
55c.  Frill-Necked Lizard

Stamp
$1·10.  Frill-Necked Lizard
 
1435
Stamp
$1.  ESSEN 90 Overprint
1434 - $2·06. Frill-Necked Lizard Button Set

1435 - $1. ESSEN 90 Overprint
1989   50th Anniversary of Australian Youth Hostels
The Australian Youth Hostels Association was Established in Victoria in 1939
  1436
Stamp
41c.  Young YMCAs
1436 - 41c. Young YMCAs
1989   Australian Historic Trams
Tramways were a Major Form of Urban Street Transport throughout Australia until the 1950s
1437
Stamp
41c.  Adelaide Horse Tram, 1878
1438
Stamp
41c.  Sydney Steam Tram, 1884

1439
Stamp
41c.  Brisbane Combination Electric Tram, 1901
1440
Stamp
41c.  Melbourne Cable Tram, 1886
1441
Stamp
41c. Hobart Double-Deck Electric Tram, 1893

1442
Stamp
$4·10.  Booklet Pane of 10
(Special $8 "Stampshow 89" Booklet that includes Show Entry)
Sheet Stamps
1437 - 41c. Adelaide Horse Tram

1438 - 41c. Sydney Steam Tram

1439 - 41c. Brisbane Combination Electric Tram

1440 - 41c. Melbourne Cable Tram

1441 - 41c. Hobart Double-Deck Electric Tram

Booklet Stamps
1442 - 41c. Melbourne Cable Tram
1989   50th Anniversary of Radio Australia
Originally Established as Australia's International Short Wave Broadcasting Service in 1939
1443

41c.  Radio Australia
1443 - 41c. Radio Australia
1989   Christmas
This Christmas Issue features Illuminated Manuscripts
1444
Stamp
36c.  The Annunciation
1445
Stamp
41c.  Shepherds
1446
Stamp
80c.  Adoration of the Magi
 
1447
Stamp
$3·60.  Booklet Stamps
Pane of 10
 
B170

$3·60.  Booklet Cover
Sheet Stamps
1444 - 36c. The Annunciation

1445 - 41c. Shepherds

1446 - 80c. Adoration of the Magi

Booklet Stamps
1447 - 36c. The Annunciation
1990   Australia Day
This years Australia Day stamp features Australia's National Flower, the Golden Wattle (Acacia pycnantha)
1448
Stamp
41c. Golden Wattle, Australia's Nation Emblem
1448 - 41c. Australia Day 1990
1990   Thinking of You
The First in a new Annual Series entitled "Thinking of You" Stamps
1449
Stamp
41c.  Native Flower Bouquet
1450-1451
Stamp
$4·10.  Booklet Stamps
(Pane of 10)
B171-B172

$4·10.  Booklet Cover
Sheet Stamps
1449 - 41c. Native Flower Bouquet


Booklet Stamps
1450 - 41c. Native Flower Bouquet  Perf. 13·8 x 13·3 x Imperf.

1451 - 41c. Native Flower Bouquet  1st Reprint: Perf. 14·6 x 14·4 x Imperf.
1990   Centenary of Women in Medical Practice
Commemorating the First Woman to be Registered as a Medical Practitioner in Australia in 1890
  1452
Stamp
41c.  Constance Stone
1452 - 41c. Constance Stone
1990  Animals of the High Country
A Special Issue featuring Marsupials that inhabit "The High Country" - the Alpine Regions of South-Eastern New South Wales and the North-East of Victoria
1453
Stamp
41c.  Greater Glider
1454
Stamp
65c.  Spotted-Tailed Quoll
1455
Stamp
70c.  Mountain Pigmy-Possum
1456
Stamp
80c.  Brush-Tailed Rock-Wallaby
1453 - 41c. Greater Glider

1454 - 65c. Spotted-Tailed Quoll 

1455 - 70c. Mountain Pigmy-Possum 

1456 - 80c. Brush-Tailed Rock-Wallaby 
1990   Community Health
A Special Issue featuring Four Aspects of Community Health using Comic Caricatures
1457
Stamp
41c.  Smoking
1458
Stamp
41c.  Alcohol
1459
Stamp
41c.  Nutrition
1460
Stamp
41c.  Screening
1457 - 41c. Smoking

1458 - 41c. Alcohol

1459 - 41c. Nutrition

1460 - 41c. Screening
1990   The ANZAC Tradition
Members of the Australian and New Zealand Army Corps bravely fought and died in the many Battles of World War One, creating "The ANZAC Tradition"
1461
Stamp
41c.  At the Front
1462
Stamp
41c.  They Also Serve
1463
Stamp
65c.  Lest We Forget
1464
Stamp
$1.  Casualties of War
1465
Stamp
$1·10.  News from Home
1461 - 41c. At the Front

1462 - 41c. They Also Serve

1463 - 65c. Lest We Forget

1464 - $1. Casualties of War 

1465 - $1·10. News from Home
1990   Birthday of Queen Elizabeth II
Features a photograph taken of the the Queen attending the Royal Gala Performance of the Australia Ballet at Covert Garden, UK in 1988
1466
Stamp
41c.  QEII with Australian Wildflowers
1466 - 41c. QEII with Australian Wildflowers
1990   150th Anniversary of the First Postage Stamp
Commemorating the Issue of the World's First Postage Stamp, the "Penny Black" in Great Britain on 1st May 1840
1467
Stamp
41c.  New South Wales, 1861, 5/-.
1468
Stamp
41c.  South Australia, 1855, 1/-.
1469
Stamp
41c.  Van Diemen's Land, 1853, 4d.
 
1470
Stamp
41c.  Victoria, 1867, 5/-.
1471
Stamp
41c.  Queensland, 1897, 6d.
1472
Stamp
41c.  Western Australia, 1854, 4d.
 
1473
Stamp
$2·46.  Miniature Sheet
Arranged in Se-Tenant Blocks of 6      View

1467 - 41c. New South Wales, 1861, 5/-.

1468 - 41c. South Australia, 1855, 1/-.

1469 - 41c. Van Diemen's Land, 1853, 4d.

1470 - 41c. Victoria, 1867, 5/-.

1471 - 41c. Queensland, 1897, 6d. 

1472 - 41c. Western Australia, 1854, 4d.



1473 - $2·46. Miniature Sheet  Several overprints exist
1990   Gold Fever
The Second Issue of the "Colonial Collection", featuring "Gold Fever hat followed the Discovery of Gold in Victoria in 1851
1474
Stamp
41c.  Off to the Diggings
1475
Stamp
41c.  The Diggings

1476
Stamp
41c.  Panning for Gold
1477
Stamp
41c.  Commissioner's Tent
1478
Stamp
41c.  The Gold Escort
Arranged in Se-Tenant Strips of 5      View

1474 - 41c. Off to the Diggings

1475 - 41c. The Diggings

1476 - 41c. Panning for Gold

1477 - 41c. Commissioner's Tent

1478 - 41c. The Gold Escort
1990   Scientific Co-operation in the Antarctica - Joint Issue with USSR
Commemorating the Scientific Co-operation achieved during the International Geophysical Year (1957-58)  when Twelve Nations established Field Stations in Antarctica
1479
Stamp
41c.  Glacial Research
1480
Stamp
$1·10.  Marine Biology
 
1481
Stamp
$1·51.  Miniature Sheet
1479 - 41c. Glaciology Research

1480 - $1·10. Marine Biology

1481 - $1·51. Miniature Sheet
1990   Boomtime
The Third and Final Issue of the "Colonial Collection", featuring the Development Growth that occurred in Australia during the period of 1871 to 1890
1482
Stamp
41c.  Land Boom
1483
Stamp
41c.  Building Boom

1484
Stamp
41c.  Investment Boom
1485
Stamp
41c.  Retail Boom
1486
Stamp
41c.  Factory Boom
Arranged in Se-Tenant Strips of 5     View

1482 - 41c. Land Boom

1483 - 41c. Building Boom

1484 - 41c. Investment Boom

1485 - 41c. Retail Boom

1486 - 41c. Factory Boom
1990   $20. Painting Definitive
A new High Value stamp issued due to increased Parcel and International Air Mail Charges
1487
Stamp
$20.  House & Garden in Mills Planes, Tas.
1487 -  $20. Painting Definitive
1990   43c. Thinking of You
A revision of the this year's earlier "Thinking of You" stamp due to an Increase in the Base Letter Rate
1488
Stamp
43c.  Thinking of You
1489
Stamp
$4·30.  Booklet Stamps
(Pane of 10)
B175

$4·30.  Booklet Cover
SHEET STAMPS
1488 - 43c. Thinking of You

BOOKLET STAMPS
1489 - 43c. Thinking of You
1990-1992   Vending Machine Booklet Stamps - Heidelberg and Heritage
These Stamps are based on an Art Exhibition Titles "Heidelberg and Heritage" held in 1989, at which over 200 Contemporary Painters were invited to contribute works on panels measuring 9 x 5 inches
1490, 1492
Stamp
28c.  Salmon Gums
1491, 1493
Stamp
43c.  The Blue Dress

1490-1493
Stamp
$2.  Booklet Stamps
(Pane of 5 )


B176-B177

$2·00.  Booklet Cover
Imperf. x Perf. 14·6
1490 - 28c. Salmon Gums

1491 - 43c. The Blue Dress

Imperf. x Perf. 15·5
1492 - 28c. Salmon Gums

1493 - 43c. The Blue Dress
1990-1992   Framas - Koalas Design
Framas Postal Label Vending Machines had Three Fixed Buttons (The Button Set) and a Value Selectable Button 

Stamp
43c.  Koalas
1494
Stamp
65c.  Koalas

Stamp
$1·20.  Koalas
 
1494ib
Stamp
50c.  NORPEX 91
1494 - $2·28. Koalas Button Set

1494Ib - 50c. NORPEX 91
1990   150 Years of Local Government
Commemorates the First Colonial Municipal Act passed by the Governor of South Australia in 1840, in the Town of Adelaide
  1495
Stamp
43c.  Town Hall, Adelaide
1495 - 43c. Town Hall, Adelaide
1990   Christmas
This years theme is "The Bush Nativity", transferring the Nativity from its traditional setting to an Australian Bushland Setting
1496, 1499
Stamp
38c.  Kookaburras with Gifts
1497
Stamp
43c.  Baby Jesus and Australian Animals
1498
Stamp
80c.  Possum in Tree with Tinsel

B178
Stamp
$3·80.  Booklet Cover
 1499
Stamp
Booklet Pane
SHEET STAMPS
1496 - 38c. Kookaburras with Gifts

1497 - 43c. Baby Jesus and Australian Animals

1498 - 80c. Possum in Tree with Tinsel

BOOKLET STAMPS
1499 - 38c. Kookaburras with Gifts
1991   Australia Day
Features versions of the Australian Flag
1500

43c.  Australian National Flag

1501

90c.  Royal Australia Navy White Ensign
1502

$1.  Royal Australia Air Force Ensign
1503

$1·20.  Australia Merchant Ship Red Ensign
1500 - 43c. Australia Day 1991

1501 - 90c. Australia Day 1991

1502 - $1.   Australia Day 1991

1503 - $1·20.  Australia Day 1991
1991   Waterbirds of Australia
A Special Issue featuring Australian Waterbirds that inhabit Wetlands over a wide area of the Continent
1504

43c.  Black Swan
1505

43c.  Black-Necked Stork
1506

85c.  Cape Barren Goose
1507

$1.  Chestnut Teal
1504 - 43c. Black Swan

1505 - 43c. Black-Necked Stork

1506 - 85c. Cape Barren Goose

1507 - $1.   Chestnut Teal
1991   In Memory of Those Who Served
Commemorating the 50th Anniversary of Women's Wartime Service, the Siege of Tobruk, and the Australian War Memorial
1508

43c.  Women's Services
1509

43c.  Siege of Tobruk
1510

$1·20.  Australian War Memorial
1508 - 43c. Women's Services

1509 - 43c. Siege of Tobruk

1510 - $1·20. Australian War Memorial
1991   "Across Town" Parcel Post Labels
A Trial System of $3·25. Pre-Paid Labels for Flat-Rate Delivery of Parcels up to 25Kg, within the Sydney & Perth Metropolitan Areas
1511
Stamp
($3·25. Pre-Paid)  Sydney
1512
Stamp
($3·25. Pre-Paid)  Perth
1511 - Postage Paid Sydney

1512 - Postage Paid Perth
1991   Birthday of Queen Elizabeth II
The stamp features a Photograph by Nils Jorgensen, made available through Austral International
  1513

43c.  QEII at Royal Albert Hall, London
1513 - 43c. Queen Elizabeth's Birthday
1991   Australian Insects
A Special Issue featuring four Australian Insects from an estimated 200,000 or more insects in Australia, of which only around 62,000 have been named
1514

43c.  Cotton Harlequin Bug
1515

43c.  Hawk Moth
1516

80c.  Leichhardt's Grasshopper
1517

$1.  Jewel Beetle
1514 - 43c. Cotton Harlequin Bug

1515 - 43c. Hawk Moth

1516 - 80c. Leichhardt's Grasshopper

1517 - $1.   Jewel Beetle
1991   150th Anniversary of Photography in Australia
Australia's first recorded photograph was a Daguerrotype of Bridge Street, Sydney in 1841
1518

43c.  Bondi Beach
1519

43c.  Mining Industry
1520

70c.  The Wheel of Youth
1521

$1·20.  'Teacup Ballet'
1518 - 43c. Bondi Beach

1519 - 43c. Mining Industry

1520 - 70c. The Wheel of Youth

1521 - $1·20. "Teacup Ballet"
1991   The Golden Days of Radio
A Special Issue featuring the various types of Radio Shows of the 1940s to the 1960s, the so called "Golden Years of Radio" before Television became mainstream
1522

43c.  Talent Quests
1523

43c.  Serials
1524

85c.  Quiz Shows
1525

$1.  Children's Sessions
1522 - 43c. Talent Quests

1523 - 43c. Serials

1524 - 85c. Quiz Shows

1525 - $1.   Children's Sessions
1991   Pets
An estimated three-quarters of all Australian homes have at least one family pet
1526

43c.  Puppy
1527

43c.  Kitten
1528

70c.  Pony
1529

$1.  Cockatoo 
1526 - 43c. Puppy

1527 - 43c. Kitten

1528 - 70c. Pony

1529 - $1.   Cockatoo 
1991   Exploration of Albany, W.A.
Features two Explorers famous for their Explorations of the South Coast of Western Australia
1530

$1·05.  George Vancouver & Edward John Eyre
1531
Stamp
$1·05.  Miniature Sheet
1530 - $1·05. George Vancouver & Edward John Eyre

1531 - $1·05. Miniature Sheet
1991   Literary Legends of the 1890s
A Special Issue featuring Australian Literature expressing for the first time distinctly Australian Attitudes and Values
1532

45c.  'Seven Little Australians'
1533

75c.  'On Our Selection'
1534

$1.  'Clancy of the Overflow'
1535

$1·20. 'The Drovers Wife'
1532 - 45c. 'Seven Little Australians'

1533 - 75c. 'On Our Selection'

1534 - $1. 'Clancy of the Overflow'

1535 - $1·20. 'The Drovers Wife'
1991   Christmas
This years theme is Traditional Biblical style of the Nativity, executed on the style of Reminiscent of Renaissance Frescoes
1536
Stamp
38c.  Shepard
1537
Stamp
43c.  Baby Jesus
1538
Stamp
90c.  Three Wise Men


1539
Stamp
Booklet Stamps
($7·60 Pane of 20
)
B179
Stamp
$7·60.  Booklet Cover
SHEET STAMPS
1536 - 38c. Shepard
A - First printing
B - Second printing

1537 - 43c. Baby Jesus
A - First printing
B - Second printing

1538 - 90c. Three Wise Men

A - First printing
B - Second printing


BOOKLET STAMPS
1539 - 38c. Shepard

This completes the Stamps of the Brusden-White Decimals 2 (1975-1991) Catalogue

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