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Legends 2018: Legends of TV Entertainment

18 January 2018

In 2018, the Australia Post Australia Day Legends are five much-loved, multi-award-winning personalities of the small screen who have become part of our national popular culture. The stamp issue, released on 18 January 2018, was designed by Jason Watts of the Australia Post Design Studio.

Exploring our convict past

12 January 2018

In January 1788, England’s First Fleet arrived at Port Jackson before raising the flag on Gadigal land at Sydney Cove. On board were 751 convicts, the first of a number that would swell to around 165,000 by the time transportation to Australia was abolished 80 years later.

Special products for the Year of the Dog

08 January 2018

Lunar New Year 2018 celebrates the Year of the Dog. The courageous, loyal and friendly Dog is the 11th sign in the 12-year recurring Chinese Zodiac cycle. According to the Chinese lunar calendar, the Year of the Dog begins on 16 February 2018 and ends on 4 February 2019.

Stamp Bulletin 351

09 December 2017

Welcome to the first edition of the Stamp Bulletin for the New Year, which introduces a range of forthcoming stamp issues. This edition also offers a preview of the full list of products to be released on 18 January to honour the 2018 Australian Legends Award recipients. The award coincides with official Australia Day celebrations.

The Australia Post Legends Award

28 November 2017

The Australia Post Australian Legends Award is presented annually by Australia Post to honour a living individual or group of individuals who have excelled in a particular field of endeavour.

Collectables for car fans

22 November 2017

Celebrate iconic car models and great racing moments, with our latest suite of car-related collectables. Ford and Holden are icons of Australian motor racing and these licensed products are sure to get your motor revving!

Special philatelic releases, in time for Christmas

16 November 2017

There are some wonderful collectables being released in time for Christmas. These memorable products represent the festive themes of peace, love and goodwill.

Explore the Christmas 2017 range

05 November 2017

Australia Post’s Christmas stamps for 2017 allow senders of Christmas greetings to give their envelopes the celebratory touch, whether through a more traditional religious design or some light-hearted secular themes.

2017 Annual collection publications – out now!

04 November 2017

Australia’s Post’s annual collection publications provide the perfect way to appreciate the diversity of the Australian and Australian Territories stamp programs for 2017. Not only are they an attractive way for collectors to obtain a full year of stamp issues, but they also illuminate the stamp themes via interesting text and impressive imagery. They are even a great introduction to stamp collecting and, of course, perfectly timed for Christmas.

Personalised Stamps™ for Christmas

03 November 2017

Australia Post Personalised Stamps ™ allow you to create the perfect finishing touch to your invitations, thank-you cards and, of course, Christmas greetings!

Impressions 2017 - Limited-editions and Collectables

31 October 2017

Welcome to a very different looking Impressions catalogue for this year. The Philatelic Team continue to listen to your needs and look at ways to make your selection and purchasing experience even better. The new format for this year gives you a closer look at products and what’s included.

Aboriginal artwork represented on stamps

26 October 2017

The culture of Indigenous Australia is ancient and rich, encompassing oral story-telling and language, important ceremonies and artefacts, sacred sites, music, dance and visual art.

A stamp pack full of super heroes!

25 October 2017

The Justice League, by DC Comics, first came together to defeat the alien menace Starro in the comic book pages of The Brave and the Bold #28, released in March 1960. In November of that year, the League earned its own comic title when it faced the telepathic tyrant, Despero, in Justice League of America #1.

Enjoy the colour and excitement of Diwali

20 October 2017

Diwali (Deepavali) is an ancient Hindu festival celebrated annually in India and other countries where there are sizeable Hindu populations. Also known as the Festival of Lights, it represents the triumph of good over evil, knowledge over ignorance and hope over despair.

Stamp Bulletin 350

16 October 2017

Welcome to the final edition of the Stamp Bulletin for the year, which brings you our Christmas stamp issues and details of this year’s annual collections.

Recognising important military anniversaries

15 October 2017

Australia Post are releasing two products recognising important military anniversaries, the Great War 1917 and the Royal Australian Navy’s Helicopter Flight Vietnam: 50th Anniversary.

Special collectables for the new $10 banknote

12 October 2017

The new $10 banknote are now available, as part of the Reserve Bank of Australia Next Generation Banknote Program. To mark this occasion, two special products have been made available to collectors.

Part 3 of the Aussie Alphabet is fair dinkum

10 October 2017

It’s time for another instalment of the Fair Dinkum Aussie Alphabet stamp series and it’s a beauty! Illustrator Gavin Ryan has produced five illustrations based around the letters B, G, J, K and U.

Special products for Adelaide Stampex 2017

05 October 2017

Australia Post will be attending Adelaide Stampex 2017, which is being held between 6 and 8 October, at Drill Hall, Torrens Parade Ground, King William Road, Adelaide.

It’s time to celebrate the 2017 footy finals

05 October 2017

Footy finals season is an exciting time of year. We’re releasing some fantastic collectables that will keep the victors celebrating and that will make for a fantastic Christmas gift.