Tag Archives: Tokelau stamps

New Stamps on Platinum Wedding Anniversary of Queen and Prince Philip

New Zealand On 20 November, the Queen and Prince Philip celebrate their platinum wedding anniversary and 70 years of marriage.To celebrate this incredible milestone, New Zealand Post has created a special commemorative stamp issue that takes a closer look at some … Continue reading

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Tokelau Issued Stamps on Reptiles

The only animals to be found in and around the island are birds and lizards, along with other introduced specimens such as rats and pigs. This stamp issue focuses on four reptile species that can be found on Tokelau’s three … Continue reading

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Tokelau Issued Stamps on Corals

Two of Tokelau’s corals are the focus of our second stamp issue, with coral bleaching, rising water temperatures and harvesting for aquariums beginning to have a visible effect on its reefs. New Zealand Post has teamed up with the World … Continue reading

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Birds of Tokelau Stamp Issue

There are three main species that dominate Tokelau’s native bird population, the black noddy or lakia, the brown noddy or gogo and the white tern or akiaki. A 2011/2012 survey revealed that each of these birds had been found in … Continue reading

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New Stamps on Language Week

Niue Niue Language Week 2016 runs from 16 to 22 October and the goal of the week is the maintenance, retention and development of Vagahau Niue (Niue language). The Niue Language Week stamp issue features everyday Niuean phrases alongside their … Continue reading

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New Stamps Released on 90th B’Day of Queen Elizabeth

Montserrat Niue Issue Date:4th May 2016 Tokelau Issue Date:4th May 2016

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Tokelau Issued Stamps on Fishing Industry

Tokelau is a group of three small atolls making them the perfect place to fish. Fishing communities in Tokelau have their own traditional methods and equipment for catching different kinds of fish, and this stamp issue looks at four of … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Tokelau

Lanuage Week Tokelau Language Week will run from 29 October – 4 November 2014. This special week aims to highlight and promote the use of Tokelau language, as well as displaying the rich culture and heritage of Tokelau. The stamps … Continue reading

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