Stamps on Heritage The Sea  – New Zealand 1989.

Stamps on Heritage The Sea  – New Zealand 1989.

New Zealand issued a set of stamps on the theme New Zealand Heritage -the Sea on 11 Oct 1989.

40c- Windsurfing            80c -The Sea           $1.00 -Coastal Scene.

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NEW ZEALAND 1989- HERITAGE -THE SEA

Stamps on Walking Trails   – New Zealand 1988.

Stamps on Walking Trails   – New Zealand 1988.

New Zealand issued a set of stamps on Walking Trails on 08 Jun 1988.

70c – Milford – Hiking route located inside Fiordland National Park among the mountains and temperate rain forests in South Island.

80c- Heaphy – Hiking route located inside Kahurangi National Park in North West of South Island. It is 78.4 long trek. Maori tribes are known to have settled along lower course of Heaphy river.

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NEW ZEALAND 1988 -SCENIC WALKING TRAILS

85C -Copeland – The track was constructed in 1901-03 to provide a tourist route across the Southern Alps to the west coast. It is situated in Westland Tai Poutini National Park.

$1.30 – Routeburn- it is located in Fiordland National Park and links it to Mount Aspiring National Park. the highest point of the track is 1255 metres above sea level. This walking trail is along mountain peaks, huge valleys, waterfalls and lakes.

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NEW ZEALAND 1988 -SCENIC WALKING TRAILS.

Stamps on Yachting Events  – New Zealand – Sydney Hobart Race 2019

Stamps on Yachting Events  – New Zealand – Sydney Hobart Race 2019

New Zealand issued a set of stamps on Yachting Events on 02 Feb 1987.

40c- Southern Cross Cup -Cruising Yacht Club of Australia introduced this Yacht race off Sydney’s coast from 1967 to 2001.In 2001 conducted from Sydney to Hobart (Sydney Hobart Yacht Race 628 Nautical Miles).

2019 Sydney Hobart Race -Re-introduced in 2013 as Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race and other races. The 2019 race starts on 26 Dec 2019 and it is the 75th Sydney Hobart Race. A wooden 10-metre yacht built in 1904 will be among the 164 Yachts that will take part in 2019 race and this Yacht named Katwinchar is the oldest vessel ever to take part in this race.

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NEW ZEALAND 1987 -YACHTING EVENTS -SOUTHERN CROSS CUP(SYDNEY HOBART RACE) & ADMIRAL’S CUP.

Stamps on Olympic Sports –Tokelau 1987.

Stamps on Olympic Sports  –Tokelau 1987.

Tokelau issued a set of stamps on Olympic Sports on 02 Dec 1987.

5c – Javelin            18c – Shot Put                32c – Long Jump.

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TOKELAU 1987 -OLYMPIC SPORTS

48c – Hurdles             60c – Running                  75c – Wrestling.

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TOKELAU 1987 -OLYMPIC SPORTS.

Stamps on National Parks – New Zealand 1987.

Stamps on National Parks – New Zealand 1987.

New Zealand issued a set of four stamps on 100th Anniversary of National Parks on 17 Jun 1987.

70c – Urewera  – Established 1954, forested along the east coast of NZ’s North Island.

80c – Mt Cook National Park – Established 1953, Mt Cook lies in this park.

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NEW ZEALAND 1987-NATIONAL PARKS

85c – Fiordland National Park  – Established in 1952, it is the largest national park.

$ 1.30 – Tongariro National Park – It is the oldest national park in New Zealand. It has been acknowledged by UNESCO as a World Heritage Site of mixed culture and natural values. There are three active volcanoes in the park.

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NEW ZEALAND 1987 -NATIONAL PARKS

Stamps on Yachting Events  – New Zealand 1987.

Stamps on Yachting Events  – New Zealand 1987.

New Zealand issued a set of stamps on Yachting Events on 02 Feb 1987.

40c- Southern Cross Cup -Cruising Yacht Club of Australia introduced this Yacht race off Sydney’s coast from 1967 to 2001.In 2001 conducted from Sydney to Hobart (Sydney Hobart Yacht Race 628 Nautical Miles). Re-introduced in 2013 as Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race and other races.

80c -Admiral’s Cup- International Yachting Regatta held from 1957 to 2003 at Cowes off Isle of Wight in England by Royal Ocean Yachting Club

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NEW ZEALAND 1987 -YACHTING EVENTS -SOUTHERN CROSS CUP & ADMIRAL’S CUP.

$1.05- Kenwood’s Cup- Staged in Hawaii.

$1.30- America’s Cup- Also known as Auld Mug is a trophy awarded to the winner of races between two yacht clubs known as Defender and Challenger. 2017 winners were Royal New Zealand Yacht Squadron who defeated Team Oracle of USA at Bermuda by 7-1. 2012 America’s Cup will be held in Auckland. Royal New Zealand Yacht Squadron (Defender) and Circolo della vela Sicilia represented by their team Luna Rosa Challenge.

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NEW ZEALAND 1987 -YACHTING EVENTS -KENWOOD CUP & AMERICA’S CUP.

 

Stamps on Tourism – New Zealand 1987.

Stamps on Tourism – New Zealand 1987.

New Zealand issued a set of stamps on Tourism on 14 Jan 1987.

60c – Jet Boating   70c -Aircraft Flying      80c – Camper Van

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NEW ZEALAND 1987 -TOURISM

85c – Windsurfing     $1.05- Climber        $ 1.30 – Rafting

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NEW ZEALAND 1987 -TOURISM