Pre Stamped Envelopes – Australia –Birds- Crimson Rosella
Australia has issued nearly 478 Pre Stamped Envelopes from 1913 till Feb 2017. the numbering on envelopes was started on 11 Sep 1978 with the Bird definitives.
Crimson Rosella is a Parrot that are found in coastal regions of eastern and south eastern Australia. The brightly colored plummage of this species varies according to region in which it lives. adult crimson rosellas are usually seen in pairs or small groups but immature birds gather in large flocks. The birds can be quite tame and are often observed at Picnic spots.
Envelope 006 Date of Issue 11 Sep 1978