All about stamps

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Stamps and collectables

It's hard to imagine now, but 200 years ago stamps did not exist!

In this section you will learn about stamps, from their history, to the types of stamps and how stamps are made.

A brief history

A brief history

Find out about the beginning of stamps and post.

 
Did you know?

Did you know?

Discover some interesting facts about stamps from around the world and Australian stamps past and present.

 
What stamp is that?

What stamp is that?

Learn about the different types of stamps you can use or collect.

 
How are stamps designed?

How are stamps designed?

Read about the process involved in designing stamps.

 
How are stamps printed and made?

How are stamps printed and made?

Find out about the interesting process of printing stamps and watch a video.