Stamps are fascinating collectables with a long and interesting history. Find out about the origin of stamps, stamp production, stamp collecting and stamp terms.
Philately dates back much further than you probably realise.
New Zealand stamps have an interesting history stretching back to 1855.
Learn about the stamp-making process and the different elements of a stamp.
Stamp collecting is an interesting and educational hobby. Find out all you need to know about starting and maintaining a stamp collection.
Find out everything you need to know if you inherit a stamp collection.
Stamp collectors use a range of terms which might need some explanation. View this list to gain a better understanding.
View a range of links to other useful stamps websites.