Introduced in 1987, the Simpson family originally appeared in 30-second segments on The Tracey Ullman Show. Two years later, The Simpsons premiered as a half-hour series and instantly became a worldwide pop-culture phenomenon, now seen across 60 countries in 20 languages. In 2018, The Simpsons reached an incredible milestone by becoming the longest-running primetime scripted show in television history.
The Simpsons Family Design
The coin’s reverse portrays a coloured image of The Simpsons with their pet greyhound, Santa’s Little Helper, and their pet cat, Snowball II. Included in the design is the family home at 742 Evergreen Terrace, creator Matt Groening’s signature and The Perth Mint’s ‘P’ mintmark.
Official Postal Numismatic Cover
The colourful envelope portrays an image of the smiling family and is marked with an official $1 Australia Post birthday themed stamp. The postmark portrays The Simpsons logo along with the first date of issue, 31 October 2019, Melbourne VIC, 3000.