|2001 - "Outback Services"|
I can remember as a child being fascinated by the School of the Air as it occasionally featured in stories of the outback. I would have loved this little corner of study especially if Skippy the Kangaroo was hopping around outside trying to warn me someone had fallen down the mine. Of course it might have been trumped by the other schooling fascination, boarding school and midnight feasts - a staple of comic strips.
|2012: World of Comics|
Dromkeen Museum of Children's Literature which was housed in a 19th Century homestead. Since the FDC it has been relocated to the state library of Victoria in January 2013 although there will still be exhibitions at Dromkeen itself. I'm not familiar with any of the books on the stamps but
Animalia by Graham Base, an illustrated A-Z of animals with poems and other objects of the letters of the alphabet, plus the author hides a picture of himself as a child in each illustration.
Well the sun is up so its time to stop reading go outside and play:
|1972: Health Stamps|
|1969: Health Stamps|
An entry to Viridian Postcard's Sunday Stamps theme - Of Children or For Children here