Girl Guides of Australia – 75th Anniversary- Pre Stamped Envelope 1985
The Girl Guide Movement started in England in 1910. It was equivalent to Boys Scouts and founded by Baden – Powell’s sister Agnes.A Pre stamped envelope was issued on 17 Apr 1985 to commemorate 75th Anniversary of Guiding . PSE no 093
Boys Brigade Centenary 1983 – Pre Stamped Envelope Australia
A 30c Pre Stamped Envelope was issued by Australia on 04 Oct 1983 to celebrate Centenary of Boys’ Brigade which was established at Glasgow in 1883. First Company of Boys Brigade of Australia was established at Melbourne in 1890-91. PSE no 066
Metropolis 90 – Pre Stamped Envelope Australia 1990
The Third Congress of World Association of Major Metropolises was held in Melbourne from 15 to 19 Oct 1990. It was attended by Political,administrative and technical leaders of Cities around the World with a Population of at least one million. The agenda was to promote co-operation in addressing common problems and challenges facing large urban centres.
Australia Post brought out a 43c Pre Stamped envelope (PSE)on 15 Oct 1990 to mark this event METROPOLIS 90. PSE no 187.
Australia State Floral Emblems and Philately – Victoria– Pre Stamped Envelopes Australia 1982
Australia Post issued a set of seven Pre stamped envelopes on the Australian States’ floral emblems on 19 May 1982.
Pink (common) Heath (Eparcris impressa) – It was proclaimed as state floral emblem of Victoria in 1958 .
This slender shrub grows to about one metre high and its bell like flowers which bloom in winter and spring vary in colors from white through Pink to red. The indentations at the base of each flower -tube are a characteristic of this species.
This sturdy plant is found mainly in the southern regions of the State and also in parts of New South Wales ,South Australia and Tasmania