Christmas Stamps 2011:Christmas Island

\"\"Christmas Island issued 2 beautiful stamps on Christmas. 55c Pulling crackers:In a classic Christmas Island setting and surrounded by a number of delighted birds and a green sea turtle, Father Christmas and a Red Crab pull a Christmas cracker. A lovely Ridley\’s Orchid hangs among the Christmas lights while a Christmas Island Frigatebird, a Golden Bosunbird, an Abbott\’s Booby and a Green Sea Turtle look on.

$1.50 Father Christmas arrives on Christmas Island:Christmas Island is known for its snorkelling sites. Father Christmas has taken time out to do some snorkelling before arriving on the island to be met by a number of excited crabs, birds and fish, including an Eastern Reef Egret, a Red-footed Booby, a Moorish Idol and a Whitelined Cod.

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