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New Zealand Issued Stamps on Victory of America’s Cup

It’s been a long time but the Auld Mug is finally coming back to the southern hemisphere. In recognition, New Zealand Post has produced a special commemorative stamp issue to celebrate Emirates Team New Zealand’s success. The America’s Cup, affectionately … Continue reading

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Australia Issued Stamps on News Headlines

The four domestic base-rate (60c) stamps feature \”news headlines\” announcing the end of World War II in 1945; the Moon landing in 1969; Cyclone Tracy in 1974 and America\’s Cup win by Australians in 1983. One stamp depicts the end … Continue reading

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