$3.00 'Tongaporutu, Taranaki'.
The Tongaporutu area, north of New Plymouth, is one of the country’s best-kept secrets. Known for the Three Sisters rock formations, it also boasts ancient caves decorated with historic Māori petroglyphs, sheer cliff faces and a vast black iron-sand surf beach.
|Date of issue:||6 June 2018|
|Number of stamps:||Four|
|Denominations:||Gummed: $2.40, $4.40; Self-adhesive: $2.40, $3.00|
|Stamps and first day cover designed by:||New Zealand Post, Wellington, New Zealand|
|Printer and process:||Southern Colour Print, New Zealand by offset lithography|
|Number of colours:||Four process colours|
|Stamp size and format:||30mm x 25mm (horizontal)|
|Paper type:||Gummed: Tullis Russell 104gsm red phosphor gummed stamp paper; Self-adhesive: Tullis Russell 220gms PSA red phosphor stamp paper|
|Number of stamps per sheet:||50|
|Perforation gauge:||13.33 x 13.6|
|Period of sale:||Unless stocks are exhausted earlier, these stamps will remain on sale until further notice. The first day cover will remain on sale until 5 August 2018.|