New Zealand Post commemorated the Stampshow Melbourne 02.
Stampshow Melbourne 02 was held from 4 to 6 October 2002. The exhibition introduced the Australia Post Cup, a competition that aims to encourage research into the many aspects of Australia Post's current and recent operations.
New Zealand Post joined the event with a special miniature sheet and souvenir exhibition cover.
Product Listing for Stampshow Melbourne 02
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|Miniature Sheet||Mint, used or cancelled miniature sheet.||$4.80|
|Souvenir Cover||First day cover with miniature sheet affixed. Cancelled on the first day of issue.||$5.30|
|Date of issue:||4 October 2002|
|Miniature sheet and exhibition souvenir cover designed by:||CommArts Design, Wellington|
|Cost of miniature sheet:||$4.80|
|Cost of first day cover:||$5.30|
|Printer and process:||Southern Colour Print, Dunedin|
|Number of colours:||Four process colours plus silver and overgloss|
|Stamp size and format:||40mm x 30mm (horizontal)|
|Paper type:||De la Rue 103gsm red phosphor stamp paper|
|Number of stamps:||Three|
|Period of sale:||These stamps remained on sale until 3 October 2003.|