Western Australia - Interim period: 1901-1917.
Urgent rate delivery form: WI-DU-1.

General characteristics:

Heading and notes: Possible form number torn off.
Standardised interim heading.
Message area: 6 lines of 5 unnumbered boxes.
Reverse side: Blank.
Colours (text & form): Black on dark pink.
Size of form overall: 172 × 215 mm.
Size of datestamp box: 33.5 × 39 mm.
Distinctive characteristics of this form:

Rozelle, NSW to Boulder
(oval Post & Telegraphs date stamp RO4-P&TO).
31 January 1914.


  • has URGENT TELEGRAM in large (11 mm high) letters across form;
  • message area is boxed.

Details of use and rarity.

Schedule number Earliest recorded date Rarity rating
DU-1 None. 31 January 1914 at Boulder, WA. RRR