Australian stamp issues
Every stamp tells a story. We’re reminded of how we live now, or memorable moments from times past. This is why stamp collecting is such a popular hobby around the world, and new stamp issues bring such joy.
Here are our stamp issues from the last few years. Want to look at older stamps? We’ll gradually be adding more releases…stay tuned.
Art in Nature
This stamp issue presents photographs of natural landscapes that illustrate nature’s remarkable ability to mimic art.
Finches of Australia II
Three of Australia’s 19 finch species take flight in our second issue.
This stamp issue, designed by Janet Boschen Design, features photographs of four painted silos in rural Australia.
First Cricket Tour: 150 Years
The First Cricket Tour: 150 Years stamp issue commemorates the first international cricket tour by a team from Australia...
Clouds are made of tiny water droplets or ice crystals, suspended in the atmosphere.
Norfolk Island Wrasses
The reef at Emily Bay, Norfolk Island is a popular spot for snorkelling, due to its clear water and an abundance of fish species.
Queen's Birthday 2018
The 2018 Queen’s Birthday stamp issue celebrates the 92nd birthday of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II.
A Century of Service: War Memorials
War Memorials is the fifth and final stamp issue in the Century of Service stamp series.
AAT Crabeater Seals
The four stamps indicate some of the defining physical and behavioural attributes of the Crabeater Seal.
Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games
The Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games will take place from 4 to 15 April...
Finches of Australia
Australia is home to 19 species of finches, including mannikins and firetails.
Vintage Jam Labels
This stamp issue presents bright and cheerful paper labels that were pasted onto Australian jam tins 19th century from the late to the mid-20th century.
Norfolk Island Golf
Quality Row (originally named Military Road) dates back to 1825, is now the clubhouse for the Norfolk Island Golf Club...
The genus Banksia is a group of woody evergreens that ranges from prostrate shrubs to upright trees of up to 25 metres...
These charming stamps are designed to send love, affection or greetings to your nearest and dearest...
Australian Legends 2018
The Australia Post Australian Legends Award recognises individuals who have shaped...
This stamp issue commemorates the end of convict transport to the Australian colonies.
Christmas Island Year of the Dog 2018
The Dog is the 11th sign in the 12-sign Chinese zodiac cycle. Those born under the Dog sign are known to be independent...
Christmas Island Christmas 2017
In recognition of Christmas Island’s name Christmas Island Christmas stamps have been issued every year, since 1984.