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Stamps inscribed 'Australia'

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DOMESTIC CATS

Item Code Item type Face value Remarks SC
1958 - Total Oil Meter Frank
AU1958 MF TOTA 2000 Meter frank - Unspecified breed
Cartoon Cat
"Makes your Car Really Purr - Super Total"
Machine no. N-Y85
Sydney GPO
Earliest use reported:
14 January 1958
Latest use reported:
14 January 1958
If you know more about the dates of use for this item, please let us know.
5 July 1971 - Centenary of RSPCA
AU19710705 ST 0_06 Stamp 0.06 Unspecified breed
MI 468
1972 - Scolaban Meter Frank
AU1972 MF SCOL 2137 Meter Frank - Unspecified breed
"SCOLABAN - gently removes Tapeworms"
Concord, NSW
Earliest use reported:
12 January 1972
Latest use reported:
12 January 1972
If you know the dates of use for this item, please let us know
22 August 1983 - World Veterinary Day
AU19830822 PMK 6000 Commemorative Postmark - Unspecified breed
"World Veterinary Day"
Perth, WA
22 August 1983
17 July 1985 - Children's Books
AU19850717 ST 0_33 1 Stamp 0.33 Cartoon Cat
Cats in Literature
"Elves and Fairies" by Ida Rentoul Outhwaite
MI 940
1986 Christmas AU19861103 ST 0_30 7 Stamp 0.30 Unspecified breed (kitten)
Stamp from MS
MI 1012
AU19861103 MS 1_50 Miniature Sheet 1.50 Unspecified breed (kitten) (on one stamp only)
AU19861103 FDC 1_50 1
FDC Back
First Day Cover 1.50 Unspecified breed (kitten) (on one stamp only)
FDC with 5 individual stamps
AU19861103 FDC 1_50 2
FDC Back
First Day Cover 1.50 Unspecified breed (kitten) (on one stamp only)
FDC with MS
AU19861103 PP 2_76 Presentation Pack 2.76 Unspecified breed (kitten) (on cover and one stamp on the MS)
1987 Bicentennial of the First Fleet AU19870513 ST 0_36 3 Stamp 0.36 Unspecified breed
MI B9
AU19870513 FDC 1_80
FDC Back
First Day Cover 1.80 Unspecified breed (on one stamp only)
1990 Monier PGH Meter Frank AU1990 MF MONI 2067 Meter frank - Unspecified breed
Monier PGH logo
Machine no. PB80540
Chatswood NSW 2067
Earliest use reported:
16 May 1990
Latest use reported:
16 May 1990
If you have further informations on the dates of use of this item, please let us know.
1991 Pets AU19910725 ST 0_43 2 Stamp 0.43 Unspecified breed
MI 1258
AU19910725 FDC 2_56
FDC Back
First Day Cover 2.56 Unspecified breed (on stamp only)
AU19910725 PPC 0_43 2
Picture side
Address side
Prepaid Postcard / Maximum Card WW PP Unspecified breed (on stamp and postcard picture side)
1996 Children's Book Council Awards AU19960704 PPC 0_45 1 Pre-paid Postcard / Maximum Card WW PP Unspecified breed (picture side)
Cats in Literature
"Animalia" by Graeme Base
The card also pictures a Lion and a Tiger
1996 Pets AU19961001 ST 0_45 2 Stamp 0.45 Unspecified breed (kittens)
Perf. 14.5:14
Gummed stamp from ordinary sheets
MI 1597A
AU19961001 ST 0_45 6 Stamp 0.45 Unspecified breed (kitten and puppy)
Perf. 14.5:14
Gummed stamp from ordinary sheets
MI 1602A
AU19961001 ST 0_45 11 Stamp 0.45 Unspecified breed (kitten and puppy)
Perf. 14.25
Gummed stamp from MS
MI 1957C
AU19961001 ST 0_45 12 Stamp 0.45 Unspecified breed (kittens)
Perf. 14.25
Gummed stamp from MS
MI 1602C
AU19961001 ST 0_45 14 Stamp 0.45 Unspecified breed (kittens)
Self-adhesive stamp from rolls or bookets
MI 1604
AU1961001 MS 2_70 Miniature Sheet 2.70 Unspecified breed
6-stamp MS with
AU19961001 ST 0_45 11
and
AU19961001 ST 0_45 12
and 4 other stamps in set
MI B23
AU19961001 BK 4_50 Booklet 4.50 Unspecified breed (on stamps and on cover)
Self-adhesive booklet with 4x
AU19961001 ST 0_45 12
and 6 dog-stamps
AU19961001 FDC 0_90
FDC Back
First Day Cover 0.90 Unspecified breed (on stamp only)
Cat Paw Prints (on envelope)
FDC with
AU19961001 ST 0_45 12
and the self-adhesive dog-stamp
AU19961001 FDC 2_70 1
FDC Back
First Day Cover 2.70 Unspecified breed (on stamp only)
Cat Paw Prints (on envelope)
FDC with the 6 gummed stamps in the set
AU19961001 FDC 2_70 2
FDC Back
First Day Cover 2.70 Unspecified breed (on stamp only)
Cat Paw Prints (on envelope)
FDC with the MS
AU19961001 PPC 0_45 2
Picture side
Address side
Pre-paid Postcard / Maximum Card WW PP Unspecified breed (on stamp and card picture)
MC with
AU19961001 ST 0_45 2
AU19961001 PPC 0_45 6
Picture side
Address side
Pre-paid Postcard / Maximum Card WW PP Unspecified breed (on stamp and card picture)
MC with
AU19961001 ST 0_45 6
1996 ASDA Centrepoint ’96 Stamp and Coin Show AU19961005 MS 2_70 Miniature Sheet 2.70 Unspecified breed
6-stamp MS with
AU19961001 ST 0_45 11
and
AU19961001 ST 0_45 12
and 4 other stamps in set
AU1961001 MS 2_70
overprinted "ASDA CENTRE-POINT ’96 STAMP AND COIN SHOW"
MI B23I
AU19961005 BK 4_50 Booklet 4.50 Unspecified breed (on stamps and on cover)
Self-adhesive booklet with 4x
AU19961001 ST 0_45 12
and 6 dog-stamps
AU19961001 BK 4_50
with ASDA overprint on cover
1996 St Peters Stamp & Coin Fair AU19961012 MS 2_70 Miniature Sheet 2.70 Unspecified breed
6-stamp MS with
AU19961001 ST 0_45 11
and
AU19961001 ST 0_45 12
and 4 other stamps in set
AU1961001 MS 2_70
overprinted "ST PETERS STAMP & COLLECTIBLE FAIR"
MI B23II
AU19961012 PMK 5069 Commemorative Postmark - Stylized Cat (and Dog), "PETS"
Stepney, SA
1996 MELBOURNE ’96 National Philatelic Exhibition AU19961017 MS 2_70 Miniature Sheet 2.70 Unspecified breed
6-stamp MS with
AU19961001 ST 0_45 11
and
AU19961001 ST 0_45 12
and 4 other stamps in set
AU1961001 MS 2_70
overprinted "MELBOURNE ’96 NATIONAL PHILATELIC EXHIBITION"
MI B23III
1996 10th Asian International Philatelic Exhibition AU19961021 MS 2_70 Miniature Sheet 2.70 Unspecified breed
6-stamp MS with
AU19961001 ST 0_45 11
and
AU19961001 ST 0_45 12
and 4 other stamps in set
AU1961001 MS 2_70
overprinted "10TH ASIAN INTER- NATIONAL PHILATELIC EXHIBITION"
MI B23IV
1996 Queensland Spring Stamp and Coin Expo 1996: Pets ’96, Brisbane AU19961025 MS 2_70 Miniature Sheet 2.70 Unspecified breed
6-stamp MS with
AU19961001 ST 0_45 11
and
AU19961001 ST 0_45 12
and 4 other stamps in set
AU1961001 MS 2_70
overprinted "QUEENS-LAND SPRING STAMP AND COIN SHOW"
MI B23V
AU19961025 FRA Frama Franking Label 0.01 ; 0.05 - 9.95 (in 5 c incr.) ; 9.99 Stylized Cat (and Dog), "PETS"
Unevenly printed on patterned paper
AU19961025 PMK 4000 Commemorative Postmark - Cartoon Cat
"QLD Stamp & Coin Expo"
Part of a series of postmarks showing pets
Brisbane, Qld. 4000
25 October 1996
AU19961026 PMK 4000 Commemorative Postmark - Cartoon Cat
"QLD Stamp & Coin Expo"
Part of a series of postmarks showing pets
Brisbane, Qld. 4000
26 October 1996
AU19961027 PMK 4000 Commemorative Postmark - Cartoon Cat
"QLD Stamp & Coin Expo"
Part of a series of postmarks showing pets
Brisbane, Qld. 4000
27 October 1996
1996 SWANPEX '96 AU19961026 MS 2_70 Miniature Sheet 2.70 Unspecified breed
6-stamp MS with
AU19961001 ST 0_45 11
and
AU19961001 ST 0_45 12
and 4 other stamps in set
AU1961001 MS 2_70
overprinted "SWANPEX '96"
MI B23VI
1996 Salisbury Stamp Fair AU19961026 PMK SAL SA Commemorative Postmark - Stylized Cat (and Dog), "PETS"
Salisbury, SA
1997 Hong Kong '97 AU19970212 MS 2_70 Miniature Sheet 2.70 Unspecified breed
6-stamp MS with
AU19961001 ST 0_45 11
and
AU19961001 ST 0_45 12
and 4 other stamps in set
AU1961001 MS 2_70
overprinted "HONG KONG '97"
MI B23VII
2000 Geelong Cats AU20001106 PMK 3220 Commemorative Postmark - Cartoon Cat
Home of the Cats - Geelong Football Club
Geelong, Vic 3220
6 November 2000
2004 Dogs and Cats AU20040921 ST 0_50 3 Stamp 0.50 Unspecified breed
B&W cat "Ezzie"
Gummed stamp
Issued in sheets, MS and booklets
Se-tenant pairs possible
MI 2370
AU20040921 ST 0_50 4 Stamp 0.50 Unspecified breed
Brown and White cat "Tinkerbell"
Gummed stamp
Issued in sheets, MS and booklets
Se-tenant pairs possible
MI 2371
AU20040921 ST 0_50 7 Stamp 0.50 Unspecified breed
B&W cat "Ezzie"
Self-adhesive stam
MI 2375
AU20040921 ST 0_50 8 Stamp 0.50 Unspecified breed
Brown and White cat "Tinkerbell"
Self-adhesive stamp
MI 2376
AU20040921 MS 3_00 Miniature Sheet 3.00 Unspecified breed (on two stamps)
5-stamp MS with the two gummed stamps and 3 dog-stamps from same set
MI B54
AU20040921 BK 2_50
CoverInside
Booklet 2.50 Unspecified breed
Cartoon Cat
Self-adhesive booklet with 3 x
AU20040921 ST 0_50 7
and 2x
AU20040921 ST 0_50 8
MI MH192
AU20040921 BK 5_00
CoverInside
Booklet 5.00 Unspecified breed
Cartoon Cat
Self-adhesive booklet with 3 x
AU20040921 ST 0_50 7
and 2x
AU20040921 ST 0_50 8
+ 5 dog stamps
MI MH194
AU20040921 BK 10_95
Front Cover
Back Cover
Prestige Booklet 10.95
(franking value 10.00)
Sacred Birman (on cover and booklet page)
Unspecified breed (on stamps, cover and booklet page)
Prestige booklet with 10 each of
AU20040921 ST 0_50 3
and
AU20040921 ST 0_50 4
If you have scans of individual pages and/or panes, we would be very interested
MI MH190
AU20040921 FDC 3_00 1
FDC Back
First Day Cover 3.00 Unspecified breed (on 2 stamps and cachet)
Cartoon Cat (in postmark)
FDC with all 5 gummed stamps in series
AU20040921 FDC 3_00 2
FDC Back
First Day Cover 3.00 Unspecified breed (on 2 stamps and cachet)
Cartoon Cat (in postmark)
FDC with all 5 self-adhesive stamps in series
AU20040921 FDC 3_00 3
FDC Back
First Day Cover 3.00 Unspecified breed (on 2 stamps and cachet)
Cartoon Cat (in postmark)
FDC with MS
AU20040921 PPC 0_50 3
Picture side
Address side
Pre-paid Postcard / Maximum Card WW PP Unspecified breed
B&W cat "Ezzie" (on stamp and picture side)
Cartoon cat (in postmark)
MC with
AU20040921 ST 0_50 3
AU20040921 PPC 0_50 4
Picture side
Address side
Pre-paid Postcard / Maximum Card WW PP Unspecified breed
Brown and White cat "Tinkerbell" (on stamp and picture side)
Cartoon cat (in postmark)
MC with
AU20040921 ST 0_50 4
AU20040921 FDP 2064 First Day Postmark - Cartoon Cat
Artarmon, NSW 2064
21 September 2004
2006 Postie Kate AU20060601 ST 0_50 3 Stamp 0.50 Cartoon Cat
Gummed stamp
MI 2669
AU20060601 ST 0_50 8 Stamp 0.50 Cartoon Cat
Self-adhesive stamp from booklet
MI 2674
AU20060601 BK 5_00 Booklet 5.00 Cartoon Cat
Booklet with 2 x
AU20060601 ST 0_50 8
and 2 x other 4 self-adhesive stamps in set
MI MH237
AU20060601 BK 10_00 1 Booklet 10.00 Cartoon Cat
Booklet with 4 x
AU20060601 ST 0_50 8
and 4 x other 4 self-adhesive stamps in set
MI MH238
AU20060601 BK 10_00 1 Prestige Booklet ("Stamp Fun Book") 10.00 Cartoon Cat
Booklet with 1 x
AU20060601 ST 0_50 3
and the other 4 gummed stamps, each in their separate 1-stamp panes
as well as one self-adhesive pane with one each of
AU20060601 ST 0_50 8
and the other 4 self-adhesive stamps in set
NOTE: Single panes from the Prestige Booklets are known to have been offered separately as "Souvenir Sheets"
MI MH238
AU20060601 FDC 2_50 1
FDC Back
First Day Cover 2.50 Cartoon Cat (on one stamp only)
FDC with all 5 gummed stamps
AU20060601 FDC 2_50 2 First Day Cover 2.50 Cartoon Cat (on stamp only)
FDC with all 5 self-adhesive stamps
AU20060601 LB 3 Gutter Label - Cartoon Cat
Central gutter label
2011 Queensland Flood Relief Appeal I AU20110127 ST 0_60__0_20 3 Semi-postal stamp 0.60
+ 0.20
Unspecified breed
Self-adhesive stamp
Sold in a pane of 10 stamps, 2 x each design with a surcharge of 2.00
MI 3520
AU20110127 SH 6_00__2_00 Sheetlet 6.00
+ 2.00
Unspecified breed (on two stamps)
Self-adhesive sheetlet with two of each of the five stamps in set
MI FB3518 - 3522
2011 Queensland Flood Relief Appeal II AU20111100 ST 0_60 2 Stamp 0.60 Unspecified breed
Same design as
AU20110127 ST 0_60__0_20 3
Gummed stamp from MS
Only sold in Australia Post's Annual Stamp Pack of 2011
MI 3653
AU20111100 MS 3_00 Miniature Sheet 3.00 Unspecified breed (on one stamp)
5-stamp MS only sold in Australia Post's Annual Stamp Pack of 2011
MI B138
2011 Footy Stamps AU20110412 ST 0_60 13 Pre-personalised Stamp 0.60 Stylized Cat
Geelong Cats Logo
Pre-personalised, self-adhesive stamp with logo to the Right
MI ???
AU20110412 ST 0_60 14 Pre-personalised Stamp 0.60 Stylized Cat
Geelong Cats Logo
Pre-personalised, self-adhesive stamp with logo to the Left
MI ???
AU20110412 BK 6_95 7 Booklet / Folder 6.95
(franking value 6.00)
Stylized Cat (on stamps, cover and inside margin)
Booklet with 10 Pre-personalised self-adhesive stamps
This issue also includes Wild Cats
MI Not listed
1 June 2012 - Hello Kitty Stamp Pack

Inner cover
Pane
Back
AU20120601 BK 10_95 Booklet / Folder 10.95
(franking value 6.00)
Cartoon Cat
Hello Kitty /on cover and on 10 pre-personalised labels
Samp pack with a sheetlet of 10 baloon greeting stamps/10 labels
AU20120601 SH 6_00 Sheetlet 6.00
(sold in a stamp pack at 10.95)
Cartoon Cat
Hello Kitty
Sheetlet of 10 baloon greeting stamps/10 labels from a stamp pack
AU20120601 LB 1 Pre-personalised label - Cartoon Cat
Hello Kitty (with name sign)
Pre-personalised label attached to balloon greeting stamp
From a stamp pack of 10 stamps/10 labels sold at 10.95 (franking value 6.00)
AU20120601 LB 2 Pre-personalised label - Cartoon Cat
Hello Kitty (with name sign)
Pre-personalised label attached to balloon greeting stamp
From a stamp pack of 10 stamps/10 labels sold at 10.95 (franking value 6.00)
AU20120601 LB 3 Pre-personalised label - Cartoon Cat
Hello Kitty (with name sign)
Pre-personalised label attached to balloon greeting stamp
From a stamp pack of 10 stamps/10 labels sold at 10.95 (franking value 6.00)
AU20120601 LB 4 Pre-personalised label - Cartoon Cat
Hello Kitty (with name sign)
Pre-personalised label attached to balloon greeting stamp
From a stamp pack of 10 stamps/10 labels sold at 10.95 (franking value 6.00)
AU20120601 LB 5 Pre-personalised label - Cartoon Cat
Hello Kitty (with name sign)
Pre-personalised label attached to balloon greeting stamp
From a stamp pack of 10 stamps/10 labels sold at 10.95 (franking value 6.00)
AU20120601 LB 6 Pre-personalised label - Cartoon Cat
Hello Kitty (with name sign)
Pre-personalised label attached to balloon greeting stamp
From a stamp pack of 10 stamps/10 labels sold at 10.95 (franking value 6.00)
AU20120601 LB 7 Pre-personalised label - Cartoon Cat
Hello Kitty (with name sign)
Pre-personalised label attached to balloon greeting stamp
From a stamp pack of 10 stamps/10 labels sold at 10.95 (franking value 6.00)
AU20120601 LB 8 Pre-personalised label - Cartoon Cat
Hello Kitty (with name sign)
Pre-personalised label attached to balloon greeting stamp
From a stamp pack of 10 stamps/10 labels sold at 10.95 (franking value 6.00)
AU20120601 LB 9 Pre-personalised label - Cartoon Cat
Hello Kitty (with name sign)
Pre-personalised label attached to balloon greeting stamp
From a stamp pack of 10 stamps/10 labels sold at 10.95 (franking value 6.00)
AU20120601 LB 10 Pre-personalised label - Cartoon Cat
Hello Kitty (with name sign)
Pre-personalised label attached to balloon greeting stamp
From a stamp pack of 10 stamps/10 labels sold at 10.95 (franking value 6.00)
2012 Peter Rabbit Stamp Pack
         
31 May 2013 Footy StampsThis issue also comprises Wild Cats

AU20130531 SH 12_95 8 Pre-personalised sheetlet 12.95 Stylized Cat (on labels and cover)
Geelon Cats Emblem
Prepersonalised sheetlet with 20 labels

Compiled by Geir Arveng with additional information from Ronny Liu, TS Tan, Marci Jarvis, Heather Symes, Patrick
Roberts, Helen Titchener (of Australia Post), and Marilyn Clark (of Australia Post).
Latest update: 19 July, 2017