Australian Territories Space Stamps, Minisheets & Stamp Packs


Australian Antarctic Territory
Type of Item1 Issue Date2 Value Description Scott No. SG No. Other Comments
Stamp (1 of 20) 14/05/2001 45c Stamp entitled 'Satellite' shows the Earth L117 132a One of 20 stamps issued for 'Australians in the Antarctic' - a detailed description appears on the back of the stamp
Stamp (1 of 4) 16/09/2008 55c Stamp entitled 'Astronomy' shows the AASTINO observatory on the Antarctic plateau. See Maxicard. L141-L143 180a-182a One of four stamps issued for 'International Polar Year 2007-2008'
Minisheet 16/09/2008 2 x 55c + 2 x $1.10 stamps Includes 'Astronomy stamp. Minisheet shows Antarcticia L143b 184MS 'International Polar Year 2007-2008'

Cocus Island
Type of Item1 Issue Date2 Value Description Scott No. SG No. Other Comments
Stamp (1 of 4) 29/07/1987 90c Stamp entitled 'Satellite' shows a Intelsat 5 orbiting the Earth  164 167 One of 4 stamps issued for 'Communications'

Christmas Island
Type of Item1 Issue Date2 Value Description Scott No. SG No. Other Comments
Stamps (4) 11/04/1986 45c One stamp shows Sir Edmond Halley while the others show Halley's Comet over Cocus Island 179/182 212-215 Issued for 'Halley's Comet'

Norfolk Island
Type of Item1 Issue Date2 Value Description Scott No. SG No. Other Comments
Stamps (2) 11/03/1986 2 x $1 One se-tenant stamp shows the Giotto probe while the second shows Halley's Comet 381-382  383-384 Issued for 'Halley's Comet'
Minisheet (3 stamps) 16/03/2001 3 x 75c The three identical stamps show the Hubble Space Telescope 731  759 Issued for '2001:A Space Odyssey' - issued for the NZ National Stamp Exhibition held in Invercargill, New Zealand
 
Principality of Hutt River (illegal breakaway Province)
Type of Item1 Issue Date2 Value Description Scott No. SG No. Other Comments
Stamps (3) 21/04/2018 40c, $1.75 &$2.95 All three show Communications satellite and receiving dish N/A N/A Issued for 48th Anniv. of Hutt River

 

Note 1: Only items with a significant direct relation to Space are listed.
Note 2: Dates are in day/month/year format

 

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