Latest stamp issues

Check out our latest cool stamp issues! To find out more about each stamp issue, or if you'd like to buy some of the stamps, just click the links below. Make sure you ask an adult first though!

Armistice 1918 - 2018

On 11 November 1918, the guns fell silent on the Western Front. Commemorate the centenary of Armistice Day with collectable stamps and coins.

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Suffrage 125 Years Whakatu Wahine

In most other democracies - including Britain and the United States - women did not gain the right to vote until after the First World War. New Zealand women voted for the first time in a general election in November 1893.

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Thinking Outside the Square

Home to some of the most resourceful minds, New Zealand is a nation full of thinkers and makers who love to push the envelope. This stamp issue celebrates some of these nifty ideas that are truly 'outside the square'.

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Predator Free 2050

Predator Free 2050 is the ambitious goal to remove key mammalian predators from the New Zealand landscape. This effort involves central and local government, iwi, conservation trusts and philanthropists.

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Māui and the Fish - Te Ika-a-Māui

Explore the legendary origins of the North Island of New Zealand with Māui and the Fish - Te Ika-a-Māui. 

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2018 Royal Wedding

Millions around the world watched and celebrated as His Royal Highness Prince Henry of Wales and Ms Meghan Markle wed on 19 May 2018 at St George’s Chapel, Windsor Castle. New Zealand Post is honoured to mark this special occasion with celebratory stamps. 

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Reconnecting New Zealand

Reconnecting New Zealand explores the extraordinary and uniquely Kiwi engineering efforts to quickly repair road and rail infrastructure in the wake of the magnitude-7.8 November 2016 earthquake. 

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1918 Back from the Brink

1918 Back from the Brink is the fifth and final instalment of New Zealand Post's WW1 stamp and coin programme. It takes a look at the final year of this battle, and tells the story of the toll it took on the servicemen and how they adapted on their return home.

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Wahine 50 Anniversary

In the early hours of the morning on 10 April 1968, Wellington Harbour was encroaching on the near horizon. With the wind blowing at 50 knots, a common stiff breeze in Wellington terms, Captain Robertson made the decision to enter the narrow entrance to the harbour. On entering, the wind suddenly picked up and dramatically increased to a powerful 100 knots.

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2018 NZ Cycle Trails

The New Zealand Cycle Trail incorporates 22 great rides through some of New Zealand’s most breathtaking landscapes. From restored heritage trails, epic swing bridges and curious wildlife to luxury accommodation and good food, the cycle trail offers something for everyone.

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2018 Year of the Dog

Chinese New Year celebrations begin 16 February 2018, and according to the traditional Chinese lunar calendar is the Year of the Dog.

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Platinum Wedding Anniversary

They are the first royal couple to see three generations of successors to the throne. No other members of the royal family have ever celebrated a platinum wedding anniversary, which makes this a very rare and remarkable milestone by any standard.

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Christmas 2017

Christmas is the one time of year that friends and family come together to celebrate with lots of food, colourful presents and decoration laden trees.

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Grow your own - Sustainable New Zealand Non-seed

A great way to save money, feel good and eat healthy is to grow your own herbs and vegetables. Not only is it extremely satisfying to see your hard work sprout into life, you know exactly what’s been used to help grow your crop.

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2017 Scenic Definitive

New Zealand’s stunning coastline and the surf breaks it produces take the spotlight in this 2017 Scenic Definitive stamp issue.

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The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies

The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies brings to an epic conclusion the adventures of Bilbo Baggins, Thorin Oakenshield and the Company of Dwarves.

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The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug

The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug is out now continuing the adventure of the title character Bilbo Baggins as he journeys with the wizard Gandalf and thirteen Dwarves, led by Thorin Oakenshield, on a quest to reclaim the Lonely Mountain and the lost Dwarf Kingdom of Erebor.

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The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey

Our The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey stamps feature some of the key characters from the movie including Bilbo Baggins, Gollum, Gandalf, Thorin Oakenshield, Radagast and Elrond.

We also have some great Hobbit coins including a brilliant uncirculated coin that shows Bilbo Baggins reading his contract.

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