Australia 2001 Season's Greetings

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  • Issue Date: 4 September 2001
  • Designed by: Chris Shurey
  • Printed by: SNP Ausprint
  • Print Process: Lithography
  • Perforations: 14 x 14¼
  • Stamp Size: 30.5 mm x 30 mm (50.5 mm x 30 mm with tab)
  • Format: sheets of 20
  • Withdrawal date: 30 September 2002


Description

This seasonal issue delivers a stylish and contemporary graphic design, using the warm rich colours and traditional symbols of the Christmas season.


Stamps

40c Christmas Tree Stamp

The 40c stamp – designed for posting cards within Australia – features a bold, graphic illustration of a Christmas tree. ‘Season’s Greetings’ is printed in the tab.

40c Christmas Tree

80c Star Stamp

The 80c stamp – for international use – features a striking graphic star and the blue, International Post signifier. ‘Peace and Goodwill’ is printed in the tab.

80c Star


First Day Cover

The first day of issue postmark was Merrylands NSW 2160.

First day cover


Maximum Cards

40c Christmas Tree maximum card
80c Star maximum card


Presentation Pack

Presentation pack front cover
Presentation pack of two values