New Zealand Post was delighted to be a major sponsor of Tarapex 2008 – a philatelic exhibition held in New Plymouth 7-9 November 2008.
Featuring the best in Australasian exhibits, Tarapex aimed to increase public perception and knowledge of philately. To commemorate the event New Zealand Post issued a special miniature sheet and miniature sheet first day cover.
Product Listing for Tarapex Exhibtion 2008
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|Miniature Sheet||Mint, used or cancelled miniature sheet.||$4.50|
|Souvenir Cover||First day cover with miniature sheet affixed. Cancelled on the first day of issue.||$5.00|
|Date of issue:||7 November 2008|
|Designer:||Alan Hollows, Stamps Business, New Zealand Post|
|Printer:||Southern Colour Print, Dunedin|
|Size of miniature sheet:||138mm x 85mm|
|Period of sale:||These stamps remained on sale until 6 November 2009.|