Association football (soccer) and netball were chosen as the sports to be represented on the 1970 Health issue.
The proceeds of the 'Health' value of health stamps were donated to the Children's Health Camps movement.
2 1/2c + 1c
Girls playing netball.
3c + 1c
Boys playing football with the goalkeeper making a spectacular save.
Miniature sheet incorporating six 2 1/2c + 1c stamps.
Miniature sheet incorporating six 3c + 1c stamps.
|Date of Issue:||5 August 1970|
|Designers:||L C Mitchell, Wellington|
|Printers:||Thomas De La Rue, England|
|Stamp Size:||41mm x 25mm|
|Sheet Size:||100 stamps per sheet|
|Paper Type:||Chalk surfaced, unwatermarked|