Presented on this issue of five stamps are the major botanic gardens from across Australia - Adelaide, Brisbane, Melbourne, Perth and Sydney.
With nearly 40 per cent of Australians over the age of 15 visiting a botanic garden at least once a year, they are the second most popular cultural venue in Australia (after the cinema). The stamps celebrate the beauty of plants through differing seasons and the diversity of specific garden types.
Botanic Gardens of Adelaide
Brisbane Botanic Gardens, Mt. Coot-tha
Royal Botanic Gardens, Melbourne
Royal Botanic Gardens and Domain, Sydney
Kings Park and Botanic Garden, Perth
Issue date: 12 September 2007