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Details about  Australia 1985 Australia Day, Birth Bicent Dorothea Mackellar, 2 singles, MNH

Australia 1985 Australia Day, Birth Bicent Dorothea Mackellar, 2 singles, MNH

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Year of Issue:





Elizabeth II (1952-Now)

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Stamps: Singles/ Blocks/ Multiples


Mint Never Hinged/ MNH


2 single stamps


Australia Day,




Birth Bicentenary of Dorothea Mackellar



United Kingdom

Australia Day.

Birth Bicentenary of Dorothea Mackellar

(author of poem “My Country”).

2 single stamps

Australia Day

Designer: Sue Titcher, Australia Post Graphic Design

Printer: Leigh-Mardon Pty. Ltd

This issue celebrates Australia Day, the designs feature paintings by Sir Sydney Nolan "Musgrave Ranges" & by Russell Drysdale "The Walls of China", released in vertical se-tenant form, this release also marks the birth century of poet Dorothea Mackellar, the stamps feature the words, "I love a sunburnt country, A land of sweeping plains", on one & "Of ragged mountains ranges, Of draughts and flooding rains", on the other, from her poem "My Country", both of these stamps were withdrawn on 31 July, 1985.

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 Issue date: 25th January 1985

SG Nos 961 - 962

Condition: Unmounted-mint


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Stamps stored on Lighthouse pages under separate clear mounts.

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James-Michael Lyons
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