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New Stamps Released on Year of Dog:New Zealand

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New Stamps from New Zealand

Colourful Side to Antarctica A bright pink sea star and an orange sea spider are among the strange creatures of the Antarctic sea floor featured on new stamps from New Zealand Post.The Ross Dependency 2016 commemorative stamps, developed with the … Continue reading

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New Zealand Issued Scenic Definitive Stamps

The stamps in this collection showcase some the most beautiful attractions that New Zealand has to offer, including the stunning Awaroa Bay that made headlines in January for a successful crowd funding campaign. Included in this issue are six gummed … Continue reading

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New Zealand:Matariki 2015 Stamp Issue

New Zealand post issued postage stamps on 3rd June 2015  to coincide with the dawn of Maori New Year, the Matariki 2015 stamp issue celebrates the ancient art form ” Kowhaiwhai” in a contemporary setting.Typically featured in the whare whakairo … Continue reading

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New Zealand will Issue Stamps on Native Seashells

Date of Issue:6 May 2015 80c – Silver paua (Haliotis australis):The silver paua lives in the lowtide and shallow sub-tidal zones on rocky shores throughout the country where it grazes on kelps and other algae. The genus name Haliotis is … Continue reading

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New Zealand: The Spirit of ANZAC Stamps

In 1915 New Zealand’s role in the First World War reached a new level. In near-impossible conditions, the New Zealand Expeditionary Force took part in the Gallipoli campaign alongside our Australian neighbours. The Australian and New Zealand Army Corps (ANZAC) … Continue reading

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New Stamps from New Zealand

Cricket Ball Shaped Stamps New Zealand and Australia previously hosted the ICC Cricket World Cup in 1992. 23 years on, the 2015 tournament will attract a new generation of cricket lovers. The tournament will see 49 matches played over 44 … Continue reading

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New Zealand: The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies Stamp Issue

‘The Hobbit’ Personalised Stamps will be available to order from 15 October 2014. The collectables in this issue are only available in mint format.Date of Issue 15 October 2014,Denomination 80c and $2.50,Designer Stamps and Collctables Business New Zealand Post, Wellington, … Continue reading

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New Zealand: Stamp on Fish and Game Habitat work

The new Game Bird Habitat Stamp highlights the outstanding habitat conservation work being undertaken by hunters.The stamp was painted by Jeanette Blackburn and features the Pukeko with Marlborough’s Para Wetland as the background. Funds from the stamp programme come from … Continue reading

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New Zealand: Special Stamps for Royal Baby

For the first time in its 170-year history, New Zealand Post is issuing stamps to celebrate a royal birth.The stamps feature photos of Prince George, along with his parents Prince William and Catherine, the Duchess of Cambridge, taken outside St … Continue reading

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