Australia PS 1998 Australasian Philatelic Traders' Association (APTA) Anniversary

From Stamps of the World
  • Issue Date : 8 October 1998
  • Designed by : Lisa Christensen
  • Printed by : Mercury-Walch
  • Print Process : Offset lithography
  • Withdrawal date: 28 February 1999


The only national philatelic trade organisation in Australia, APTA has members worldwide, and co-operates with member associations affiliated with the International Federation of Stamp Dealers’ Associations (IFSDA) and other philatelic bodies. The Association works to maintain a high standard of business ethics in the philatelic trade, to support its members, and to promote the hobby of philately. It also promotes and organises national and international stamp exhibitions.

Pre-stamped Envelope

First Day Cover

The first day of issue postmark was Melbourne VIC 3000.