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Postcard of SS Ormiston (c.1929)

By |November 24th, 2015|


Post Offices of Australia: Hamilton Victoria (c.1914)

By |November 12th, 2015|


Delivering the Mail on the Omeo-Bruthen road at Ensay, Victoria (1900)

By |November 10th, 2015|


History of the Post: Mystery of the “Madagascar”

By |November 8th, 2015|


Sheffield Post Office, Tasmania 7306 (2014)

By |November 7th, 2015|


Spencer Street, Melbourne Postal Van & Employees (1974)

By |October 25th, 2015|


Stamps of Australia: History of Bicycle Design (2015)

By |October 13th, 2015|

Post Offices of Victoria:Torquay (c.1954)

By |October 2nd, 2015|

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Post offices of Victoria: Dromana (c.1935)

By |September 30th, 2015|

Post Offices of Australia: Summer Hill, New South Wales

By |September 16th, 2015|


Post Offices of New South Wales: Sydney (1890)

By |September 15th, 2015|

Post offices of Victoria: Murchison (1959)

By |September 3rd, 2015|

S.S. “Katoomba” (built 1913)

By |August 30th, 2015|

Post Offices of Victoria: Korumburra (c.1919)

By |August 23rd, 2015|

Air Mail Stamps: Made to Fly

By |August 22nd, 2015|

I rather like Air Mail stamps of the world, used on airmail covers (of course), which logically is why they were issued. The sight of the familiar blue and red bordered airmail envelope emits a subliminal message, evoking images of distant, beckoning, exotic places. For me, at least.