Specialist notes and numbering system are from
"The Australian Commonwealth Specialist Catalogue" (ACSC), 2002 Edition.
SG Nos 1590/1605 were printed together
se-tenant in sheetlets of 16.
SG Nos 1606/1621 were only available in $4.50 booklets.
The Australian Commonwealth Specialist Catalogue (ACSC) in relation to the
Booklet stamps comments "It is not practical to collect this issue as a single
mint stamps of each design individually, and these, together with errors and
varieties, are priced only as complete booklets."
|Date of Issue
||23rd April 1996
||45c x sixteen (sheetlet)
45c x ten (Booklet)
||Rankin Bevers Design (Stamps)
Janet Boschen, AP Graphic design studio (Booklets and Collection)
||26 x 37.5 mm
||14.6 x 13.86
||MCG East Melbourne 3002
Official Australia Post First Day Covers
Other General Covers
1. Peel and Stick FDCs.
2. Sheetlet FDCs with Premiership Winners
10 sets printed with
1997 Premiership Winner,
Crow's 1997 Premiership Details,
1998 Premiership Winner
Crow's 1998 Premiership Details.
3. Peel and Stick FDCs with Hall of Fame
Overprinted with Hall of Fame Logo. Only one of
4. Peel and
Stick FDCs with AFL Centenary Logo
Overprinted with AFL Centenary Logo. Only one of
5. Wesley FDC
produced by Wesley Cover Service.
by unknown producer.
shows two AFL players from the Lions and the Power (First season 1997) with new
AFL Logo (2000) and two umpires in colour
uniforms (introduced 2004). No date on CDS.
7. North Hobart FDCs
Postmarked at North Hobart, Headquarters of
Tasmanian Football. Only one of four
sheetlet stamps shown.
Postmarked at North Hobart, Headquarters of Tasmanian Football.
four peel and stick stamps of teams that had played at North Hobart.
8. MCG open PM FDCs
Postmarked at MCG, with open/clear pm.
four peel and stick stamps of teams that played at the MCG as their home ground
9. Stamp Bulletin Cover
Club Specific Covers
Club specific covers include relevant home postmark of P&S and sheetlet
stamps together with related postmarks, meters and cachets. They are shown on
individual club pages.