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Australian Stamps

Australian Stamps

The official Australia Post web site - very useful for recent, current and forthcoming issues.

Australia Stamps Catalogue

See all Australia stamps in the StampWorld free online catalogue.

Australia Stamp News

Recent news about Australia stamps, from

Australian Plants on Postage Stamps

An illustrated checklist prepared by Australian National Botanic Gardens.

Brusden-White Publishing

Publishers of the Australian Commonwealth Specialists' Catalogue.

People on Stamps of Australia

Wikipedia listing of people depicted on the stamps of Australia, with links to biographical data.

Postage stamps and postal history of Australia

Wikipedia page providing a useful overview of Australian stamps and postal history.

Seven Seas Stamps

Online catalogue of Australian stamps.

Pre-Decimal Stamps of Australia

A work in progress covering the Stamps of the Australian Federation from 1901 to 1965. This work was originally written as a handbook by Mike Andrew, and is now in the process of being converted to the Internet.

Rare Stamps of Australia

Scans of classic stamps of Australia in the Sandafayre Rare Stamp Gallery.

Rare Stamps of the Australian States

Scans of classic stamps of Australian states in the Sandafayre Rare Stamp Gallery.

The Sydney Harbour Bridge on Stamps, Postal Stationery and Postmarks

Opened in 1932 as a combined road / rail bridge, Sydney Harbour Bridge is one of the premier icons of Australia. It appears on numerous postage stamps, miniature sheets (including sheet borders ), several items of postal stationery, a Parcel label and even a Commemorative Telegram.