2016 Impressions

Impressions is a limited Edition and Collectables Online sale that Australia Post has been running since 2005.

From the catalogue there are six products available in the 2016 Registration of Interest offer. The offer requires registration online between the 7 November 2016 and 23 November 2016.

There are also available less limited edition products usually in numbers of 100 to 250 that are available until stocks are exhausted. Some items such as the QEII 90th Birthday Prestige PNC are available in 1926 units.

It was available in a limited number of 150 for S149.95. It contained a brightly coloured coin from the Royal Australian Mint. Among 3 Alphabet series 2 stamps it had the “A” for “Aaron the Aussie Rules Aficionado, anxiously anticipating a win for Adelaide.” Of more significance was the insert which showed an Aussie Rules ball. (I missed out on the ballot and had to buy the PNC on Ebay at a significantly higher price)

Also available in the Limited edition section was an A to Z of Australia minisheet collection. It contained 12 minisheets and was produced in a limited number of 250 and cost $89.95. It contained the minisheet featured at the top of the page. It contained four “A” stamps and an old well used football. Only 2 of the minisheets were numbered, including the one below, which contained the 5 stamps and Tarquin the tradie on the sheet.

The “A” stamp for “Aaron the Aussie Rules Aficionado, anxiously anticipating a win for Adelaide.” was also part of the limited edition of 250 numbered “Australian Stamps 2016”, Commemorative Portrait.