Discover something extra special for your collection, or a unique gift for Christmas, from our Impressions 2021 range. Impressions 2021 is our range of very special limited-edition collectables that are based on themes from our 2021 stamp and collectables program.

There are more than 40 pages of postal numismatic covers (PNCs), medallion covers, minisheet collections, imperforate sheets, compilations, numismatics, collecting accessories, memorabilia and more.

Themes centre around celebrations (including Christmas, the Queen’s Birthday and Lunar New Year); heritage (such as Anzac Day, the RAAF and the National Heritage list); nature (including Australian native bonsai, migratory shorebirds and the RSPCA); Holden; and classic characters (such as Ginger Meggs and The Wiggles).

Some highlights in this year’s range

Highlights include two numbered 3D stamp covers, limited to only 150: one featuring Australian native bonsai and the other, the Sydney Harbour Bridge. Each cover features a 3D stamp made from UV-curable polymer, foiled numbering and a coloured postmark.

There are some striking collectables featuring a limited-edition $1 coloured, uncirculated 2021 Great Barrier Reef coin from the Royal Australian Mint. There’s a Great Barrier Reef limited-edition prestige PNC (limit of 5 per customer), with a blue stylised, embossed image of the Great Barrier Reef in stamp area as well as a blue foiled postmark and numbering. Plus, there’s a Great Barrier Reef large special-edition double PNC (limit of 5 per customer), with a pink stylised, embossed image of the Great Barrier Reef in the stamp area, the limited-edition coloured coin and a $1 aluminium bronze uncirculated 2021 coin, together with silver foil detail. 

The Dreaming Down Under limited-edition PNC collection contains five Dreaming Down Under-themed PNCs, which focus on delightful illustrations of baby Australian animals. Each PNC contains an uncirculated $1 coin from The Perth Mint, is numbered and features gold foiling on the postmark and numbering. 

The Lest We Forget poetry collection contains two decorative gutter 10s featuring stamp designs from the Lest We Forget stamp issue. The gutters present Anzac-inspired poems from AB “Banjo” Paterson and JHM Abbott, as published in newspapers of 1916 and 1917, excerpts from which are featured on the stamps. The collection also contains a replica booklet of Banjo Paterson’s “A letter to the Troops at the Dardanelles”.

Register for the random draw: Your only chance to purchase these very special collectables

Until 11.59pm (AEDT) on 14 November 2021, you can register for the opportunity to purchase from a very special range of 14 limited-edition Impressions collectables. Those who register will go into a random draw for the opportunity to purchase their selected items*. The random draw process is the only way to purchase these 14 items! Details of each can be found on pages 4, 5, 6, 7 and 8 of the 2021 Impressions catalogue. Highlights include a signed Holden’s Final Roar Racing Helmet (1:1 size), signed by Mark Skaife^ and exclusive to Australia Post, as well as an Air Force Centenary limited-edition medallion cover.

The Impressions range of collectables is available now, online, via mail order on 1800 331 794, while stocks last. Items are delivered free within Australia when ordered online.

* Terms and conditions apply AU residents 18+ who are members of Australasian Philatelic Impressions subscriber database, have a valid email address & have received invite from Promoter. Between 12:01am (AEDT) on 01/11/21 to 11:59pm (AEDT) on 14/11/21, register your interest to purchase 1 or more of our limited-edition collectable items at: 14 Draws: Australia Post (Sprintpak), 15 Enterprise Drive, Rowville VIC 3178, at 11am (AEDT) 18/11/21. If successful, must complete purchase by 10.59pm (AEDT) 25/11/2021. Max 1 registration per item. See website for full terms and conditions inc. privacy statement. Promoter: Australian Postal Corporation (ABN 28 864 970 579) trading as “Australia Post”, 111 Bourke Street, Melbourne, VIC 3000.

^ Please note that due to the impact of Covid-19 on international deliveries to Australia, delivery of Offer 1 in the 2021 Impressions Limited-Edition Random Draw (the Holden’s Final Roar Racing Helmet (1:1 size) Signed by Mark Skaife) will be delayed. If you are successful in obtaining this item in the random draw, the expected delivery date is January 2022.

Philatelic Team


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