Single $1.70 'Kāpiti Island, Greater Wellington' gummed stamp.
Representing Kāpiti Island Nature Reserve with native forest birds kōkako, tīeke, kākāriki and tūī, this stamp reflects Forest & Bird’s origins, island bird sanctuaries, restoration, conservation volunteers and legacy.
This stamp issue celebrates the 100th anniversary of independent conservation organisation Forest & Bird. Click here for more information.
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|Date of issue:||5 April 2023|
|Number of stamps:||Four gummed stamps|
|Denominations:||$1.70, $3.00, $3.80, $4.30|
|Stamps and first day covers designed by:||Nick Jarvie, NZ Post, Wellington, New Zealand|
|Artwork by:||Rachel Walker, Wellington, New Zealand|
|Printer and process:||Brebner Print Napier, New Zealand by offset lithography|
|Number of colours:||Four process colours plus spot overgloss|
|Stamp size and format:||30mm x 40mm (vertical)|
|Miniature sheet size and format:||90mm x 150mm (horizontal)|
|Paper type:||Arconvert Securpost Premium Gummed 110gsm|
|Number of stamps per sheet:||20|
|Special blocks:||Plate/imprint blocks may be obtained by purchasing at least six stamps from a sheet. Barcode blocks are available in A and B formats.|
|Period of sale:||Period of sale: Unless stocks are exhausted earlier, these stamps will remain on sale until 4 April 2024. First day covers will remain on sale until 31 May 2023.|