Queen’s Birthday 2014

Release date: 8 April 2014

The Queen’s Birthday stamp issue for 2014 features contemporary images of the Queen during her Diamond Jubilee Year.

The Stamps

60c The Queen at Royal Ascot 2013
Racing is one of the Queen’s abiding pleasures and this photograph shows her at Royal Ascot in 2013. The photographer was Stuart Wilson.

$2.60 Queen Elizabeth II
This image of the Queen was taken while she was viewing a parade during the Diamond Jubilee tour of the United Kingdom in 2012. The photographer was Christopher Furlong of Getty Images.

Minisheet

The miniature sheet features an image of the Queen visiting the West Midlands as part of her Diamond Jubilee celebrations in 2012. The photographer was Chris Jackson from Getty Images.
 

Technical Details

  • Issue date

    8 April 2014
  • FDI withdrawal

    7 May 2014
  • Denomination

    1 x 70c, 1 x $2.60
  • Stamp design

    John White, Australia Post Design Studio
  • Product design

    John White, Australia Post Design Studio
  • Photographer

    Stuart Wilson, Christopher Furlong
  • Paper (gummed)

    Tullis Russell
  • Printer (gummed)

    McKellar Renown
  • Paper self-adhesive

    C100
  • Printer self-adhesive

    McKellar Renown
  • Printing process

    Lithography
  • Stamp size

    26mm x 37.5mm
  • Minisheet size

    105mm x 70mm
  • Perforations

    14.6 x 13.86
  • Sheet layout

    Module of 50
  • National postmark

    Elizabeth, SA 5112
  • Issue withdrawal date

    31 October 2014

Designer

The designer is John White, Australia Post Design Studio.

Additional Products

  • First day cover gummed & first day cover minisheet
  • Stamp pack
  • Sheetlet of 5 x $2.60
  • Chequebook 20 x 5 x $2.60
  • Maxicard set
  • Gutter 10 x 70c & gutter 10 x $2.60

*This content was produced at the time of the stamp issue release date and will not be updated.