Stamps, Arts And Culture

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Australia Post marks Archibald Prize centenary with new stamps featuring winning portraits

28 September 2021  |  Stamps

Australia Post is commemorating the centenary of the Archibald Prize at the Art Gallery of NSW in Sydney, with the release of three stamps featuring unforgettable prize-winning portraits from across the decades by artists William Dobell, William Dargie and Del Kathryn Barton.

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Australia Post celebrates 100 years of Ginger Meggs

07 September 2021  |  Stamps

Australia Post is celebrating 100 years of Australia’s much-loved waistcoat-wearing rascal, Ginger Meggs, with the release of three stamps featuring the work of creator Jimmy Bancks, and subsequent illustrators James Kemsley and Jason Chatfield.

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Sing-along stamp pack celebrates 30 years of The Wiggles

20 April 2021  |  Stamps

Australia Post is celebrating one of the country’s most successful children’s entertainment groups, with a musical stamp pack released today to mark 30 years of The Wiggles.

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Regional artworks showcased in new stamp issue from Australia Post

07 September 2020  |  Stamps

A new commemorative stamp issue released today from Australia Post will feature four colourful water tower murals from across Australia, showcasing the artistic achievements of regional communities

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Mid-century fashion photography captured in commemorative stamp issue

18 June 2020  |  Stamps

The creativity of four influential Australian photographers of the mid-20th century is celebrated in Australia Post’s latest commemorative stamp issue, which also celebrates the birth centenary of two wartime émigré photographers, Helmut Newton and Henry Talbo...

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Our beautiful cities once again catch the eye

24 September 2019  |  Stamps

Australia Post is celebrating two of our beautiful cities, releasing two International Post stamps featuring Sydney and Perth.  The stamp issue is the second in a series featuring Australian cities, with the first issue in 2018 featuring Adelaide, Brisbane, and Melbourne.

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Major sporting venues celebrated on stamps

04 June 2019  |  Stamps

In the first of a two-part series, Australia Post is celebrating some of Australia’s most loved and recognisable sporting venues, each with a special place in the lives of many Australians.

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Australia Post celebrates visionary architect Robin Boyd

12 February 2019  |  Stamps

To mark the centenary of the birth of leading architect Robin Boyd CBE (1919-71), Australia Post is releasing a commemorative stamp this February.

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Australia Post celebrates the Year of the Pig

08 January 2019  |  Stamps

To celebrate the Year of the Pig 2019, Australia Post is releasing two commemorative Lunar New Year stamps – the 12th and final stamp to complete the current Lunar New Year 12-design series.

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Commemorative stamps explore unique brand of Aussie humour

18 September 2018  |  Stamps

This month Australia Post continues its humorous commemorative stamp series, Fair Dinkum Aussie Alphabet, which takes a light-hearted look at Australia through cultural icons, places, characters, flora, fauna and more. In part four of the series, Gavin Ryan illustrates five ...

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Australia Post looks to towering grain silo art to inspire latest stamp issue

21 May 2018  |  Stamps

Australia Post is releasing a commemorative issue of four stamps to recognise the towns, businesses and artists who have created iconic art on silos across regional Australia.

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Australia Post celebrates the Year of the Dog

08 January 2018  |  Stamps

Australia Post will celebrate the Year of the Dog with the release of two Lunar New Year stamps.

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