Sunday, 16 September 2018


Sydney : Australia.

A recent release by Australia post commemorating the Chinese celebrations that are held all over the country each year ..I really like this colourful card and I always love the Chinese New Year Zodiac cards. They are always just so clourful.


Lima .: PERU.:

Thank you Arnold this :Surprise card"  from Peru. The card shows a young girl from Chivay in The Colca Valley in Arequipa. Peru..with a lovely patchwork of farmland in the background.and what a lovely colourful card it is..Thanks Arnold one doesn't get too many cards fro Peru.
Posted Lima 31 August : Arrived Sydney : 13 September : Traveled 13 days..

Thursday, 13 September 2018

New Zealand

Auckland : New Zealand :

This is my first "Surprise " postcard off a new postcard site that I have recently joined and is a lovely card showing the most picturesque scene looking out over Milford Sound to Mitre Peak on a peaceful summer morning in Fiordland . This is the wonder of The Milford Sound in Southern New Zealand what a lovely peaceful scene it is !!..Thank you so much Aaron for this great card and my first "Surprise card" ..thanks mate. also lovely kiwi stamp.
Posted 10 September 13 September : Traveled only three days..must have had great connections.!



Banksia N.S.W.   AUSTRALIA.:

Another very colourful first day release "Maxi Card" depicting these lovely and unusual Banksia flowers Released first day in Banksia N.S.W 20th February 2018.

                              TOP LEFT : Banksia Grossa.:                   TOP RIGHT.:  Banksia  Cuneata

                    BOTTOM LEFT :  Banksia Speciosa         BOTTOM RIGHT :  Banksia Coccinea


Ubud : BALI

Thanks Will for this card that you got for me in Bali...Card shows multi view of some primates These the Monkeys of  The Sacred Monkey Forrest Sanctuary in Padangtegal  Ubud  Bali.. I have also visited this sanctuary and the monkeys there are so mischievious..and try to steal anythng that they can.I saw a few visitors lose their hats and glasses. Dont be fooled they are dangerous .


Taipei TAIWAN,:

A surprise card from Daniel written while stuck at the airport in Taipei  Taiwan due to a few typhoons..Thank for thinking of me mate and trust your wait was not for too long..I know what that is like cheers
Posted Taipei :25 August : arrived Sydney 10 September : Traveled 16 days.

Monday, 10 September 2018


AUSTRALIA.                                  VINTAGE MOTORCYCLES

This is the latest release from Australia Post of this great set of Vintage Motorcycles.First day Release in RYDE : NSW  2112 .04 SEPTEMBER 2018. A lovely set of cards these.

         Top left  1904 KELECOM:                                     Top right : 1923 INVINCIBLE J.A.P.

     Bottom left  1912 THE PRECISION.                      Bottom right: 1919 WHITING  V4.