Australia Postcards - News and Promotions

 

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Welcome to Australia Postcards' News and Promotions. Here we will share news stories relating to Australia Postcards; feature new postcards; focus on unusual and extraordinary postcards; and, keep you posted regarding postcard specials and postcard promotions.

November 2019

PLEASE NOTE THAT AUSTRALIA POSTCARDS IS CLOSED FROM TUESDAY 12th NOVEMBER TO SATURDAY 16th NOVEMBER.

ALL ORDERS PLACED OVER THIS TIME WILL BE PROCESSED AND SENT ON SUNDAY 17th NOVEMBER.

IF YOU HAVE PLACED AN ORDER; BUT CAN'T WAIT THIS LONG FOR THE POSTCARDS - PLEASE EMAIL accounts@australiapostcards.com.au AND I WILL REFUND YOUR PAYMENT ON SUNDAY 17th NOVEMBER.
CORRESPONDENCE WILL BE ANSWERED ON SUNDAY 17th NOVEMBER.

APOLOGIES FOR ANY INCONVENIENCE - APs.

May 2018

JUST ARRIVED - 6 NEW POSTCARDS!

Australia Postcards has added six new postcards to its postcard galleries:

  1. GREAT BARRIER REEF CAIRNS AUSTRALIA (Sea Turtle) (PC164) is a postcard that features an artistic representation of a sea turtle swimming through the Great Barrier Reef.

  2. Margaret River Western Australia (PC165) is a postcard that features a montage of photos from Margaret River in Western Australia including the renowned beaches, caves and vineyards.

  3. WHITSUNDAYS GREAT BARRIER REEF (PC166) is a postcard that features the idyllic Long Island, which is one of the classic Whitsunday Islands along the Great Barrier Reef in Queensland.

  4. Townsville tropical queensland australia (PC167) is a postcard that features a montage of photos from Townsville in North Queensland including the Ross Creek marina and Castle Hill.

  5. 'G'day mate' - An AUSSIE GENTLEMAN (PC168) is a postcard that features Aussie 'Gentleman' lingo or slang - 'You little ripper!'

  6. 'What's the latest goss?' - An AUSSIE SHEILA (PC169) is a postcard that features Aussie Sheila strine or slang - 'Wanna cuppa' while you write that postcard? ;)

We hope that you like the new postcards, and invite you to purchase them at the special price of $0.70 each during May 2018.

Cheers from Australia Postcards - "the postcard's touch"!

April 2018

JUST ARRIVED - 2 NEW POSTCARDS!

Australia Postcards has added two new postcards to its postcard galleries:

  1. Great Ocean Road Australia (9 scene) (PC162) features 9 images from the renowned Great Ocean Road including the iconic Twelve Apostles.

  2. Geelong VICTORIA AUSTRALIA (PC 163) features 5 images from the second largest city in Victoria including Corio Bay and a Geelong Baths Swimming Club member bollard, which is one of over 100 iconic painted bollards that can be found along the Geelong waterfront.

We hope that you like the new postcards, and look forward to sending you some Australian postcards during April. 

Cheers from Australia Postcards - "the postcard's touch"!

March 2018

JUST ARRIVED - NEW PRODUCT - AUSTRALIAN ENVELOPES!

Australia Postcards has added a new "Other Product" - Australian Envelopes!

Complement and protect your Australian Postcards with Australian Envelopes.

The four Australian Envelopes available are:
 - Australia Scenes
 - Australian Wildflowers
 - World Map (Envelope)
 - West Australia Scenes

The Australian Envelopes are C6 size (16.2 cm x 11.4 cm) and suitable for use with postcards that are 14.3 cm x 10.2 cm - the most common postcard size available at Australia Postcards.

Australian Envelopes are $0.30 each, or 15 for $3.95 + p&h.

We look forward to sending you some Australian postcards and some Australian Envelopes soon.

 

Cheers from Australia Postcards - "the postcard's touch"!

February 2018

JUST ARRIVED - 2 NEW POSTCARDS!

Australia Postcards has added two new postcards to its postcard galleries:

  1. CORROBOREE (PC160) is a print of a dot painting that depicts an aboriginal Corroborre telling the story of the Worimi people.

  2. Sydney AUSTRALIA (13 scene) (PC 161) features 13 iconic scenes and images from Sydney and NSW. 

 

Also, a new "Other Product" will be launched next month - Australian envelopes, so please visit again soon for some Australian envelopes to complement your Australian postcards.

We hope that you like the new postcards, and look forward to sending you some Australian postcards soon. 

Cheers from Australia Postcards - "the postcard's touch"!

November 2017

JUST ARRIVED - 8 NEW POSTCARDS!

Australia Postcards has added eight new postcards to its postcard galleries:

 

  1. AUSTRALIA (Montage) (PC 151) features Australia as a land of diversity with a compilation of images from around Australia.

  2. AUSTRALIA'S CAPITAL CITIES (PC 152) features an assemblage of images of Australia's capital cities.

  3. CAIRNS GREAT BARRIER REEF AUSTRALIA (PC 153) features 9 images from Cairns and surrounds as well as the Great Barrier Reef.

  4. NORTHERN TERRITORY Australia (PC 154) features 8 images from the Northern Territory including Darwin, Alice Springs and Uluru.

  5. kangaroo australia (PC 155) features a muscular red kangaroo - the largest kangaroo species - standing up in a field of daisies.

  6. koala australia (PC 156) features a cuddly koala clinging to a gum tree.

  7. Sydney AUSTRALIA (8 scene) (PC 157) features 8 iconic scenes from Sydney as well as The Three Sisters in the Blue Mountains.

  8. HOBART TASMANIA AUSTRALIA (Aerial) (PC 158) features an aerial view of Hobart from the perspective of Mount Nelson.  

We hope that you like the new postcards, and look forward to sending you some Australian postcards soon.

Cheers from Australia Postcards - "the postcard's touch"!

September 2017

JUST OPENED - VINTAGE POSTCARDS GALLERY

Australia Postcards has opened a new themed postcard gallery that features vintage style postcards!

  1. Melbourne Australia (Black and White Vintage) (PC 147) features an historical black and white photograph of Flinders Street Station with a splash of green and yellow Aussie colour reserved for two of Melbourne's famous W-class trams as they make their way up Flinders Street.

  2. Melbourne Australia (Sepia Vintage) (PC 148) features a sepia-toned postcard that includes images of Flinders Street Station, a Melbourne tram, the Brighton Beach bathing boxes, and the Skipping Girl sign.

  3. SYDNEY AUSTRALIA (Vintage) (PC 149) is a cool old-style-toned postcard that includes the Sydney Opera House and Sydney Harbour Bridge.

  4. FLORA & FAUNA AUSTRALIA (PC 150) is a vintage style postcard that features fauna of Australia including the Koala, Kookaburra, Platypus, Sulphur-crested Cockatoo, Emu, Gecko, Kangaroo & Frilled Neck Lizard as well as some of the flora of Australia including the Golden Wattle, Eucalyptus, Waratah, Sturt's Desert Pea.

We hope that you like the new postcard gallery, and look forward to sending you some vintage style Australian postcards soon.

Cheers from Australia Postcards - "the postcard's touch"!

August 2017

JUST ARRIVED - 5 NEW POSTCARDS!

Australia Postcards has added five new postcards to its postcard galleries:

 

  1. Brisbane Australia (PC 138) features an aerial view of the Brisbane city centre and Story Bridge.

  2. Blue Mountains Australia (PC 139) features 'The Three Sisters' rock formation with a sweeping Blue Mountains view in the background. 

  3. Blue Mountains Australia (4 scene) (PC 140) is a compilation postcard that features 'The Three Sisters' rock formation as well as images of the Scenic Skyway, rainforest boardwalk, and Echo Point.

  4. Hobart Tasmania Australia (PC 141) features the Tasman Bridge overlooked by a snow-capped Mount Wellington.

  5. Hobart Tasmania Australia (3 scene) is a compilation postcard that features the Tasman Bridge and Mt Wellington; Constitution Dock; and the view of Hobart and surrounds from the Mount Wellington lookout.

We hope that you like the new postcards, and look forward to sending you some Australian postcards soon.

Cheers from Australia Postcards - "the postcard's touch"!

 

June 2017

BOOKMARKS ARE NOW AVAILABLE!

There are four Bookmarks to choose from:

Please visit the Bookmarks gallery, which can be found in the drop down list when hovering over the Other Products button for the featured images and further information.

We look forward to sending you an Australian bookmark & bringing some more lovely images to your books! 

Cheers from John of Australia Postcards - "the postcard's touch"!

May 2017

2018 CALENDARS ARE NOW AVAILABLE!

There are four 2018 Calendars to choose from:

Please visit the Calendars gallery, which can be found in the drop down list when hovering over the Other Products button for the featured images and further information.

We look forward to sending you an Australian calendar and delighting you with some Australian images throughout the next calendar year!

Cheers from John of Australia Postcards - "the postcard's touch"!

April 2017

AUSTRALIA POSTCARDS' NEW WEBSITE LAUNCHED!

Welcome to the new and improved Australia Postcards' website!
We hope that you like the clean look; upgraded functionality; and newly added Australian postcards. 
We look forward to further broadening and refreshing the postcard range in the future as well as introducing some new products such as bookmarks and calendars.
Also, we intend to provide you with various specials and promotions to make sending postcards with Australia Postcards all the more affordable and exciting. If you would like to keep up with some of the new postcards and product releases; the specials and promotions; and postcards in the news, please join our mailing list on the homepage.
If you have any feedback or suggestions or would like to leave a testimonial, please Contact us through the website, or email customerservice@australiapostcards.com.au.
Happy browsing, and here is to "the postcard's touch!"

May 2016

 

AUSTRALIA POSTCARDS IS OPEN AGAIN!

I'm happy to let you know that after a temporary closure Australia Postcards has reopened! :) 
It's hoped that the site will be rebuilt later this year to provide you with an improved online shopping experience. 
It's also hoped that a few new postcards will be added to the site to freshen and broaden the postcard collection. 
Apologies for any inconvenience as a result of the closure; and looking forward to sending you some Australian Postcards soon.

Cheers from John of Australia Postcards - "the postcard's touch"! 

 November 2015

 

TEMPORARY CLOSURE ANNOUNCEMENT

Australia Postcards has been closed since Wednesday 26th August and will remain closed until further notice because of technical issues affecting the website, and personal reasons affecting the business owner. If you would like to be notified when Australia Postcards reopens please email customerservice@australiapostcards.com.au. If you are a previous customer and would like to see if an adhoc order can be accommodated please email customerservice@australiapostcards.com.au. Thank you for your interest and patronage; apologies for any inconvenience; and looking forward to sending you some Australian Postcards in the future.

Postcards in the news:

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Cheers from John of Australia Postcards - "the postcard's touch"!

January 2015

G'DAY MATES! HAPPY AUSTRALIA DAY TO ALL VISITORS TO AUSTRALIA POSTCARDS!

Australia Day Special: 1 FREE AUSSIE STICKER with every postcard!

Australia Postcards would like to celebrate Australia Day by giving away a free Aussie sticker with every standard postcard or postcard back sticker purchased. You can see a few of the stickers that might be included with your postcards on Australia Postcards' homepage. The stickers will be sent loose to allow you to decide whether you want to stick them on the front or back of your postcards to create Dinky-Di Australian postcards, or whether you want to stick them on something else to give it more Oi Oi Oi! All orders placed from 18th January and received before the 31st January will include the Australian stickers. We hope you like the Aussie stickers!

If you want to brush up on your Aussie Slang, or share some Aussie slang with your postcard recipients take a look at the Australian Culture Postcard Gallery. Also, available in this postcard gallery is an Australia Flag postcard; however, unfortunately, Waltzing Matilda and Advance Australia Fair are out of stock at the moment - let's hope we already know the words including to the second verse! :S Further, don't forget the Aboriginal Postcard Gallery that features postcards of Aboriginal Paintings.

We look forward to sending you some Australian postcards and bringing you some Australian Cheer in January!

Happy Australia Day from Australia Postcards - "the postcard's touch"!

November & December 2014

CHRISTMAS WISHES TO ALL VISITORS TO AUSTRALIA POSTCARDS!

Christmas Special: 1 FREE CHRISTMAS STICKER with every postcard!
Christmas Special 2: SANTA'S SACK LUCKY DIP - CLAIM 5 FREE "SACK SPOILED" POSTCARDS with every minimum order*.


Christmas Special: 1 FREE CHRISTMAS STICKER with every postcard!

Australia Postcards would like to spread some Christmas Cheer by giving away a free Christmas sticker with every standard postcard or postcard back sticker purchased. You can see a few of the stickers that might be included with your postcards on Australia Postcards' homepage. The stickers will be sent loose to allow you to decide whether you want to stick them on the front or back of your postcards to create Christmas postcards, or whether you want to stick them on something else to make it more Christmassy. All orders received before the 22nd December will include Christmas stickers. We hope you like the Christmas stickers!


Christmas Special 2: SANTA'S SACK LUCKY DIP - CLAIM 5 FREE "SACK SPOILED" POSTCARDS with every minimum order.

Australia Postcards would like to spread some more Christmas Cheer by offering 5 free "sack spoiled" postcards with every minimum order*.
"Sack spoiled" postcards are slightly damaged (usually dog-eared - not many reindeer-antlered ;)) postcards, and they will be selected at random in a "lucky dip" fashion.
To claim your Santa's Sack Lucky Dip postcards write "Merry Christmas" in the "Add special instructions to the seller" field when you check out with PayPal.

*Please note that:
- a minimum order for postcards sent within Australia is $2.30 AUD (1 postcard @ 0.80 and p&h @ $1.50); the minimum transaction for postcards sent outside Australia is $7.75 AUD (1 postcard @ 0.80 and p&h @ $6.95).
- this special applies to standard postcards, only.
- these postcards do not come with a free Christmas sticker
- this offer will run until there are no slightly damaged postcards left, or the 21st December 2014
- these postcards will be sent to you with the rest of your postcard order
- You MUST WRITE "MERRY CHRISTMAS" in the "ADD SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS TO THE SELLER" PayPal field to CLAIM YOUR SANTA'S SACK LUCKY DIP POSTCARDS


Postcards in the news:

"4 per cent [of holidaymakers] even send their pets a postcard" from the Daily Mail:
http://www.dailymail.co.uk/travel/travel_news/article-2776206/A-fifth-holidaymakers-admit-call-home-speak-DOG-4-send-pets-postcard.html

Postcard to The Queen - "Queen Elizabeth Responds to Postcard From Youngster" from Female First:
http://www.femalefirst.co.uk/royal_family/queen-elizabeth-responds-postcard-youngster-544707.html

"A TRIP OF A LIFETIME: Postcard’s amazing journey to Everest" from The Argus:
http://www.theargus.co.uk/news/11503241.A_TRIP_OF_A_LIFETIME__Postcard___s_amazing_journey_to_Everest/


We look forward to sending you some Australian postcards and bringing you some Christmas Cheer for the rest of 2014!

Merry Christmas from Australia Postcards - "the postcard's touch"!

March 2009 - June 2014

(Omitted from new website...)

February 2009

We are happy to have launched the new, fully-fledged Australia Postcards' website. We hope that you enjoy using it as much as we enjoyed creating it. As with all websites, it is a work in progress and we intend to keep it fresh and interesting for visitors like you! :) We intend to provide you with a wide and changing selection of postcards to send to your family, friends and colleagues. Also, we intend to provide you with various specials and promotions to make sending postcards with Australia Postcards all the more affordable and exciting. Happy browsing, and here is to "the postcard's touch"! And don't forget, if you have any feedback or suggestions or would like to leave a testimonial, please email customerservice@australiapostcards.com.au, and in most cases we will reply in a few days.

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