Pre Stamped Envelope -Australia -Solar World Congress 1983

Pre Stamped Envelope -Australia -Solar World Congress 1983

Australia issued a Pre Stamped Envelope  (22c) on Solar World Congress held in Perth from 14 to 19 August 1983. A Stylised Sun in the envelope design suggests the source of Solar Power.

PSE no 063

AUS PSE SOLAR WORLD CONGRESS
AUSTRALIA PSE SOLAR WORLD CONGRESS 1983
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Pre Stamped Envelope -25th Anniversary Australian Ballet

Pre Stamped Envelope -25th Anniversary Australian Ballet

The Australian Ballet gave its inaugural performance at Her Majesty’s Theatre in Sydney on 02 Nov 1962 with a full-length production of Swan Lake. Australia Post issued a Pre-Stamped Envelope of 37c on 02 Sep 1987 to commemorate Silver Jubilee of Australian Ballet.

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AUSTRALIA PSE 1987- AUSTRALIAN BALLET

Pre Stamped Envelope – Australia – International Conference on Health Education

Pre-Stamped Envelope – Australia – International Conference on Health Education 1982

The XI International Conference on Health Education was held in Hobart Tasmania from 15-20 Aug 1982. Australia issued a 27 cent Pre-Stamped envelope on 16 Aug 1982.

PSE AUS HEALTH EDUCATION
PRE STAMPED ENVELOPE AUSTRALIA 1982 – INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON HEALTH EDUCATION

 

 

 

 

Australia II America’s Cup Triumph 1983 – Pre Stamped envelope Australia

Australia II America’s Cup Triumph 1983 – Pre Stamped envelope Australia

The America’s Cup affectionately known as Auld Mug is a trophy awarded to the winner of America’s Cup races between two sailing yachts- one called the defender and other Challenger. the Cup was originally awarded in 1851 by Royal Yacht Squadron for a race round the Isle of Wight in United Kingdom which was won Schooner America.

The America’s Cup is the oldest International Sporting trophy. Alan Bond ,an Australian businessman made three unsuccessful challenges between 1974 and 1980. In 1974 and 1977 it was defended successfully  by Courageous and in 1980 by  Freedom.

Bond returned in 1983 for a fourth challenge. In 1983 there were seven challengers for the inaugural Louis Vutton Cup. Bond’s Yacht Australia II won the Louis Vutton Cup and the right to Challenge New York Yacht Club’s Yacht.

In a best of Seven format Bond’s Australia II beat NYYC’s  Liberty 4-3 after poor starts to win the Cup.It was NYYC’s first loss in 132 years and 26 Challenges.This is remembered as Australia’s one of finest sporting moments.

Australia Post issued a 30 cent Pre Stamped envelope on 11 Oct 1983 to commemorate this triumph of Australia II. PSE No 067A.

 

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PSE AUSTRALIA 1983- AUSTRALIA II AMERICA’S CUP TRIUMPH 1983

Pre Stamped Envelope Australia -International Year of Astronomy –2009

Pre Stamped Envelope Australia -International Year of Astronomy –2009

2009 was celebrated as International Year of Astronomy and it coincided with 400th Anniversary of the first recorded astronomical observations with  a telescope by Galileo Galilei and the publication of Johannes Kepler’s Astronomia nova in the 17th Century.

Australia issued a Pre Stamped Envelope (55c) ON 25 AUG 2009 to mark the International Year of Astronomy .The envelope features the Christmas tree cluster,fox fur nebula and cone nebula.

AUS PSE INT YR ASTRO
AUSTRALIA PRE STAMPED ENVELOPE – INTERNATIONAL YEAR OF ASTRONOMY 2009

Pre Stamped Envelope – Australia 1985 – World Cup Athletics

Pre Stamped Envelope – Australia 1985 – World Cup Athletics

The National Athletics Stadium Canberra Australia was the venue for Fourth WorldCup Athletics from 4-6 Oct 1985.

A Beautifully designed 33C Pre Stamped Envelope (PSE) was issued by Australia on 30 Sep 1985. The stamp design  features a Woman athlete on an athletics track and cover design features a men’s sprint race about to start.

PSE No 097  Date of Issue 30 Sep 1985.

PSE WORLD CUP ATHLETICS
PSE AUSTRALIA 1985 – FOURTH WORLD CUP ATHLETICS CANBERRA

 

Boys Brigade Centenary 1983 – Pre Stamped Envelope Australia

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

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CENTENARY BOYS’ BRIGADE -PRE STAMPED ENVELOPE -AUSTRALIA 1983