Stamp on Hendrik Verwoerd Dam- South Africa 1972.

Stamp on Hendrik Verwoerd Dam- South Africa 1972.

A stamp was issued on 04 Mar 1972 to commemorate the opening of Hendrik Verwoerd Dam in 1971. It was named after the First Prime Minister of South Africa Hendrik Verwoerd. However, at end of apartheid, the name was changed to Gariep Damon 04 Oct 1996. Gariep is Khoekhoe for the river , the original name for Orange river.

This Dam is located on Orange river near the town of Norvalspont bordering the Free State & Eastern Cape Provinces. It is an arch-gravity dam with a height of 88m and length of 914m.

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SOUTH AFRICA 1972- HF VERWOERD OR GARIEP DAM

Stamps on Save Water  Campaign  – South Africa 1997.

Stamps on Save Water  Campaign  – South Africa 1997.

South Africa issued a set of Five stamps on Save Water Campaign on 07 Mar 1997. The theme of the issue was Save Water. The issue was part of National water Conservation, National Water Week and National Water Day. All stamps are Standard Postage Denomination with NO Value Indicator- Top Imperforate, Bottom Imperforate, Two Side Imperforate and Booklets exist.

NVI – Save Water For Farming- Vegetables and Windmill.

NVI -Save Water for Gardening -Flowers and Watering Can

NVI – Save Water For Health – Children Bathtub

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SOUTH AFRICA 1997-SAVE WATER

NVI – Save Water for Housing – Trowel and Hosepipe

NVI -Save Water for All – Water Tap. Donkey, Water Cart.

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SOUTH AFRICA 1997-SAVE WATER

 

 

Stamps on  Water Management – South Africa 1970

Stamps on  Water Management – South Africa 1970

South Africa issued a set of two stamps on Water Management Year and Water 70 Campaign and  14 Feb 1970.

2.5c – Logo and Water Drop        3c -Waves Symbol

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SOUTH AFRICA 1970-WATER 70 CAMPAIGN

Stamps on Fishes -South Africa 2000.

Stamps on Fishes -South Africa 2000.

South Africa issued a set of stamps on Fishes 01 Nov 2000.

40c- Lagoon Triggerfish      60c- Powder Blue Tang

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SOUTH AFRICA 2000- FISHES

50c -Coral Hind                           One Rand – Coral Beauty

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SOUTH AFRICA 2000- FISHES

 

 

Stamps on Fishes -South Africa 2000.

Stamps on Fishes -South Africa 2000.

South Africa issued a set of stamps on Fishes01 Nov 2000. 

5c- Palette Surgeonfish      10c- Blue Banded Surgeonfish

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SOUTH AFRICA 2000-FISHES

20c- Royal Angelfish.                30c-Emperor Angelfish

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SOUTH AFRICA 2000- FISHES

 

Stamps on Hello – South Africa – 2005.

Stamps on Hello – South Africa – 2005

South Africa issued a set of Stamps on 10 Oct 2005 to mark World Post Day. It is No Value Indicator Airmail Postcard rate stamp. It features the South African Flag and greetings “Hello” (Lotjha) in one of the South African Languages isiNdebele or Northern Ndebele language.

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SOUTH AFRICA 2005- HELLO IN iSINdebele Language

Stamps on Sumbandila Satellite -South Africa 2011.

Stamps on Sumbandila Satellite -South Africa 2011.

A Stamp on Sumbandila Satellite issued by South Africa on 01 Apr 2011. It is No value indicator  stamp and issued initially at 2.50 Rand

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SOUTH AFRICA 2011 -SUMBANDILA SATELLITE