With their last premiership in 1991
there was elation as the Hawthorn Football Club won the
2008 Premiership with a 29 point winning margin over the more favoured Geelong
Cats. Australia Post
continued the tradition of issuing a SES after the win that had commenced with
Ports win over Brisbane in 2004. It is shown above. Coversplease released
a cover of the
and all the players (shown below).
won the Norm Smith Medal for best on ground in the Grand Final.
For the second time
Australia Post issued a limited edition
17th November 2008.