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50 Years of NZ-Samoa Friendship Celebrated

26 July 2012

New Zealand Post is honouring the 50 year anniversary of the Treaty of Friendship between New Zealand and Samoa with a special stamp and commemorative coin issue by artist Michel Tuffery MNZM.

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Queen's NZ visits shine on Diamond Jubilee stamps

2 May 2012

New Zealand Post has unveiled a special commemorative stamp issue honouring the Diamond Jubilee of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II.

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Warriors of the Sky saluted after 75 years in action

14 March 2012

New Zealand Post is honouring the 75th anniversary of the Royal New Zealand Air Force with a special stamp issue and a commemorative legal tender coin.

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‘Then & Now’ images of Queen make for memorable stamp issue

1 March 2012

New Zealand Post has unveiled two of the portraits which will feature in a special stamp issue commemorating the 60th Jubilee of HM Queen Elizabeth II.

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NZ’s most endangered bird makes a rare public appearance

22 February 2012

New Zealand Post and TradeMe have teamed up to support what may be our rarest native bird – by auctioning off a one-of-its-kind set of coins.

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New Zealand Post brings back the Buck!

19 October 2010

All Blacks legend Wayne (Buck) Shelford was today presented with an All Blacks coin, just released by New Zealand Post.

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PM Receives 'Number one' official RWC 2011 Webb Ellis Cup coin

9 September 2010

Prime Minister John Key has scored a world first a year out from the Rugby World Cup 2011 in New Zealand.

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New Zealand's most expensive coin sells out

22 June 2010

New Zealand’s most valuable legal tender coin, retailing at $2,650 each, has been snapped up within four months of its release.

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Unique heitiki on New Zealand’s most valuable coin offer

9 February 2010

New Zealand Post is releasing the most valuable New Zealand legal tender gold coin, featuring a unique heitiki carved by internationally renowned Maori artist, Raponi.

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