Introducing stamps & collectables

Check out our three lesson plans below on how students can learn about the history and creation of stamps.

Grades Prep to 2

This lesson will introduce students to the hobby of stamp collecting. As a class, they will learn about the history of stamps and why people collect them.

Grades 3 to 4

Student will gain an understanding and appreciation of stamps by taking on the role of a famous stamp collector. They will investigate what stamp collecting is and write and present a monologue as their character.

Grades 5 to 6

In this lesson, students are encouraged to research how stamps are made and their important role in history. Analysing stamps made by Australia Post and others around the world, they will explore the process of stamp making from design to production.

Stamp issues

See our range of stamp issues.


Check out our range of special edition coins from the Royal Australian and Perth Mint.

Collectables and gifts

Purchase licensed products from our collectables and gifts range including sports, movies and entertainment.

Personalised stamps

Design your very own stamps. Just select a design and upload a photo. It’s that easy!