Australian FDC Guide

An illustrated guide to Australian First Day Covers.

Search for Issues and Covers

Results of search for covers by stamp issues for All years in database, issue type is All issue types, covertype is All Covers in DB and source is Parade, ACCA (McCallum).

1962-07-25 Centenary of Stuart's Overland Crossing (1962-I03)

ACCA Cover claret

ACCA Cover red

ACCA Cover black


1962-09-05 50th Anniversary of the Founding of the Inland Mission (1962-I04)

ACCA Cover (?)


1962-09-26 World conference of the Associated Country Women (1962-I05)

ACCA Cover (?) red/purple/green

ACCA Cover (?) orange/gold/blue


1962-10-17 Christmas (1962-I06)

ACCA Cover

ACCA Cover


1963-03-08 50th Anniversary of Canberra (1963-I02)

ACCA Cover


1963-05-03 Centenary of the Red Cross Movement (1963-I03)

ACCA Cover purple

ACCA Cover green

ACCA Cover blue


1963-08-28 Export Consciousness (1963-I05)

ACCA Cover blue/black

ACCA Cover blue/blue

ACCA Cover blue/red

ACCA Cover green/brown


1963-10-09 Royal Defins - 5d Green Queen Elizabeth (1963-I06)

ACCA Cover purple/black

ACCA Cover red/black

ACCA Cover purple/green


1963-10-09 Early Navigators Defins - 4/- Blue Abel Tasman (1963-I07)

ACCA Cover


1963-10-25 Christmas (1963-I08)

ACCA Cover green/purple

ACCA Cover green/brown

ACCA Cover brown/purple


1963-12-03 Opening of the Pacific Telephone Cable (1963-I09)

ACCA Cover brown/blue

ACCA Cover red/blue

ACCA Cover green/yellow


1964-07-01 50th Anniversary of the First Airmail Service (1964-I04)

ACCA Cover green/blue

ACCA Cover green/red

ACCA Cover red/green


1964-08-19 Aust Birds Defins - 6d Yellow-tailed Thornbill (1964-I05)

ACCA Cover


1964-10-21 Christmas (1964-I08)

ACCA Cover orange/dark green

ACCA Gover green/red

ACCA Cover green/blue

ACCA Cover orange/red


1965-04-14 50th Anniversary of Anzac (1965-I01)

ACCA Cover orange

ACCA Cover green


1965-05-10 Centenary of the International Telecommunications Union (1965-I03)

ACCA Cover blue

ACCA Cover green

ACCA Cover orange


1965-05-24 Sir Winston Churchill (1965-I04)

ACCA Cover blue/purple

ACCA Cover blue/brown

ACCA Cover green/purple


1965-06-23 General Sir John Monash (1965-I05)

ACCA Cover


1965-06-30 Royal Defins - 5d Red Queen Elizabeth (r) (1965-R02)

ACCA Cover


1965-08-04 50th Anniversary of the Death of Lawrence Hargrave (1965-I06)

ACCA Cover blue/red

ACCA Cover blue/green

ACCA Cover green/red


1965-09-01 International Year of Co-operation (1965-I07)

ACCA Cover lime green

ACCA Cover yellow

ACCA Cover orange-brown

ACCA Cover blue


1965-10-20 Christmas (1965-I08)

ACCA Cover orange

ACCA Cover blue


1966-02-14 Queen Elizabeth II Decimal Definitives - 1c - 4c (1966-I01)

ACCA Decimal Currency Cover green

ACCA Decimal Currency Cover blue/purple

ACCA Decimal Currency Cover red/blue

ACCA Decimal Currency Cover red/yellow

ACCA QEII Cover gold/green

ACCA QEII Cover gold/dark blue

ACCA QEII Cover gold/red


1966-02-14 Native Birds Decimal Definitives (1966-I02)

ACCA Cover red

ACCA Cover black

ACCA Cover brown

ACCA Decimal Currency Cover red/pink

ACCA Decimal Currency Cover red/green


1966-02-14 Marine Life Decimal Definitives (1966-I03)

ACCA Cover purple/blue

ACCA Cover red/blue

ACCA Cover black/blue

ACCA Decimal Currency Cover blue/brown


1966-02-14 Early Navigators Decimal Definitives (1966-I04)

ACCA Cover

ACCA Cover (old green cover)


1966-07-06 75th Anniversary of Royal Life Saving Society (1966-I05)

ACCA Cover red/green

ACCA Cover red/blue


1966-10-19 Christmas 1966 (1966-I06)

ACCA Cover Yellow/Purple

ACCA Cover Blue/Orange

ACCA Cover Red/Green

ACCA Cover Purple/Orange

ACCA Cover Green/Peach

ACCA Cover Green/Purple


1966-10-24 350th Anniversary of Dirk Hartog landing (1966-I07)

ACCA Cover brown/green

ACCA Cover orange/blue

Old Navigators ACCA Cover


1967-03-07 150th Anniversary of the British & Foreign Bible Society (1967-I01)

ACCA Cover orange/brown

ACCA Cover yellow/green

ACCA Cover yellow/red


1967-04-05 150th Anniversary of Banking in Australia (1967-I02)

ACCA Cover blue/brown

ACCA Cover red/green

ACCA Cover purple/brown

ACCA Cover purple/green


1967-06-07 50th Anniversary of Lions International (1967-I03)

Parade Cover

Parade Cover - No logo


1967-08-21 Centenary of the YWCA (1967-I04)

Parade Cover blue/red/yellow

Parade Cover red/black/blue

Parade Cover brown/red/blue

Parade Cover green/black/pink

Parade Cover red/black/teal

Parade Cover blue/red/blue

Parade Cover teal/brown/yellow

Parade Cover brown/red/green

Parade Cover green/brown/yellow


1967-09-20 5th World Conference of Gynaecology & Obstetrics (1967-I05)

Parade Cover grey/red

Parade Cover orange/red

Parade Cover green/red

Parade Cover purple/blue

Parade Cover green/orange - blue text

Parade Cover grey/orange

Parade Cover teal/orange

Parade Cover green/orange - black text variation


1967-09-29 Queen Elizabeth II Decimal Definitives - 5c (1967-I06)

Parade Cover - Type I for all stamps blue/red/gold

Parade Cover - Type I for all stamps blue/orange/silver

Parade Cover - Type I for all stamps blue/green/silver

Parade Cover - Type I for all stamps blue/orange/gold

Parade Cover - Type I for 5c Surcharge gold crown

Parade Cover - Type I for 5c Surcharge silver crown

Parade Cover - Type I for 5c blue booklet

Parade Cover - Type I for 5c coil stamp green/brown

Parade Cover - Type I for 5c coil stamp blue/brown

Parade cover - Type II for 5c coil

Parade cover - Type II for 5c sheet


1967-10-18 Christmas 1967 - pt1 (1967-I07)

Parade Cover red/blue

Parade Cover green/purple

Parade Cover green/pink

Parade Cover red/pink

Parade Cover blue/yellow

Parade Cover orange/blue

Parade Cover brown/blue

Parade Cover purple/orange

Parade Cover brown/green


1967-11-27 Christmas 1967 - pt2 (1967-I08)

Parade Cover blue

Parade Cover purple


1968-03-20 World Weather Watch and Satellite Communication (1968-I01)

Parade Cover (Satellite) green/pink

Parade Cover (Satellite) red/green

Parade Cover (Satellite) red/blue

Parade Cover (Satellite) green/blue

Parade Cover (Weather) green/red

Parade Cover (Weather) pink/blue

Parade Cover (Weather) blue/light blue

Parade Cover (Weather) red/blue

Parade Cover (Weather) brown/blue

Parade Cover (Weather) brown/grey

Parade Cover (Weather) dark blue/blue

Parade Cover (Weather) black/pink


1968-07-10 State Floral Emblems (1968-I03)

Parade Cover 1 of 6 - Kangaroo Paw

Parade Cover 2 of 6 - Pink Heath

Parade Cover 3 of 6 - Tasmanian Blue Gum

Parade Cover 4 of 6 - Sturts Desert Pea

Parade Cover 5 of 6 - Cooktown Orchid

Parade Cover 6 of 6 - Waratah


1968-08-06 Soil Science Congress and Medical Assembly (1968-I04)

Parade Cover - Medical red writing

Parade Cover - Soil red writing

Parade Cover for joined pair

Parade Cover - Medical gold writing, brown doctor

Parade Cover - Medical gold writing, grey doctor

Parade Cover - Medical blue writing


1968-10-02 XIX Olympic Games, Mexico (1968-I05)

Parade Cover


1968-10-16 Building Societies and Savings Assoc. Congress (1968-I06)

Parade Cover - gold coins

Parade Cover - silver coins


1968-10-23 Christmas 1968 (1968-I07)

Parade Cover dark blue

Parade Cover light blue


1968-11-06 Famous Australian (1968-I08)

Parade Cover (1 of 4) - Banjo Paterson

Parade Cover (2 of 4) - Caroline Chisolm

Parade Cover (3 of 4) - Edgeworth David

Parade Cover (4 of 4) - Albert Namatjira


1969-02-05 Northern Territory Centenary of Settlement (1969-I01)

Parade Cover (?) - Brown writing

Parade Cover (?) - Green writing

Parade Cover (?) - purple writing


1969-02-26 Ports and Harbours Conference (1969-I02)

Parade Cover green writing

Parade Cover red writing

Parade Cover gold writing

Parade Cover silver writing


1969-06-04 50th Anniv. of the International Labour Organisation (1969-I03)

Parade Cover blue

Parade Cover green


1969-09-17 Australian Primary Industries (1969-I04)

Parade Cover red foil (Sugar)

Parade Cover red foil (Timber)

Parade Cover red foil (Wheat)

Parade Cover red foil (Wool)

Parade Cover red (Sugar)

Parade Cover red (Timber)

Parade Cover red (Wheat)

Parade Cover red (Wool)

Parade Cover blue (Sugar)

Parade Cover blue (Timber)

Parade Cover blue (Wheat)

Parade Cover blue (Wool)

Parade Cover gold (Sugar)

Parade Cover gold (Timber)

Parade Cover gold (Wheat)

Parade Cover gold (Wool)

Parade Cover foil blue (Sugar)

Parade Cover foil blue (Timber)

Parade Cover foil blue (Wheat)

Parade Cover foil blue (Wool)


1969-10-15 Christmas 1969 (1969-I05)

Parade Cover


1969-10-22 Australian Prime Ministers (1969-I06)

Parade Cover (?)


1969-11-12 50th Anniversary of First Air Flight England to Australia (1969-I07)

Parade Cover purple

Parade Cover metallic red embossing

Parade Cover gold foil embossing


1970-02-11 Standard Gauge Railway Link Sydney-Perth (1970-I01)

Parade Cover blue/orange/red

Parade Cover grey/purple/brown

Parade Cover blue/green/brown

Parade Cover blue/yellow/black


1970-03-16 Expo 70 (1970-I02)

Parade Cover blue writing

Parade Cover red writing

Parade Cover gold writing

Parade Cover green writing


1970-03-31 Royal Visit (1970-I03)

Parade Cover red

Parade Cover purple


1970-04-13 11th International Grasslands Congress (1970-I04)

Parade Cover - pink writing

Parade Cover - bronze writing

Parade Cover - gold writing


1970-04-20 Captain Cook Bicentenary (1970-I05)

Parade Cover red foil/yellow detail

Parade Cover gold foil/yellow detail

Parade Cover red foil/pink detail

Parade Cover gold foil/pink detail

Parade Cover large


1970-04-27 Floral Emblem Coil Stamps (1970-I06)

Parade ANPEX Souvenir Cover


1970-08-31 National Development (1970-I07)

Parade Cover 1 of 4 - Snowy Mtn Scheme

Parade Cover 2 of 4 - Ord River Scheme

Parade Cover 3 of 4 - Bauxite to Alum

Parade Cover 4 of 4 - Oil and Natural Gas


1970-09-28 Queen Elizabeth II (6c Orange) (1970-I08)

Parade Cover (?) - green

Parade Cover (?) - purple

Parade Cover (?) - pink


1970-09-28 Floral Emblem - Sturt's Desert Rose (1970-I09)

Parade Cover


1970-10-02 16th Commonwealth Parliamentary Association Conference (1970-I10)

Parade Cover


1970-10-07 XVIII International Dairy Congress (1970-I11)

Parade Cover


1970-10-14 Christmas 1970 (1970-I12)

Parade Cover green/purple/gold foil

Parade Cover purple/brown/green foil

Parade Cover blue/green/red foil


1970-10-19 25th Anniversary of the United Nations (1970-I13)

Parade Cover brown

Parade Cover green

Parade Cover olive


1970-11-02 50th Anniversary of QANTAS (1970-I14)

Parade Cover green

Parade Cover brown


1970-11-16 Famous Australians (1970-I15)

Parade Cover green

Parade Cover blue


1971-01-06 28th International Congress of Orientalists (1971-I01)

Parade Cover red/orange

Parade Cover orange/yellow

Parade Cover blue/green


1971-05-17 50th Anniversary of Rotary in Australia (1971-I04)

Parade Cover