Product ID: 1664126
Issue date: 28 June 2010
Issue withdrawal date: tba
FDI withdrawal date: 9 August 2010
Denominations: 1 x $1.50, 1 x $2.20, 1 x $4.30
Stamp design: Janet Boschen
Product design: Janet Boschen
Printer: McKellar Renown
Paper: Tullis Russell
Paper (s/a): B100
Printing process: Lithography
Stamp size: 26mm x 37.5mm, 50mm x 30mm
Perforations: 14.6 x 13.86, 14.6 x 14.4
Sheet layout: $1.50, $2.20 - modules of 50. $4.30 - modules of 25
National postmark: Sandy Bay, TAS 7005
Three of Australia's most renowned and beautiful beaches are featured on this new international stamp issue.
The Bay of Fires in north-eastern Tasmania is located within Mt William National Park. The rocks and stones along the beach are visible reminders of the land bridge once connecting Tasmania to the mainland.
Cape Tribulation, in the Wet Tropics World Heritage Area in northern Queensland, is in one of the most biologically diverse areas in the world. The Eastern Kuku Yalanji Aboriginal people are the traditional owners of this area.
Hellfire Bay is located east of Esperance in Cape Le Grand, one of Western Australia's best known and most spectacular national parks.