Pōhutukawa gives Christmas a Kiwi touch

Press Release – New Zealand Post

New Zealand Post is once again marking the festive season with a series of Christmas stamps, this year featuring traditional nativity scenes with a touch of Pōhutukawa – widely regarded as New Zealand’s Christmas tree.Pōhutukawa gives Christmas a Kiwi touch
13 November 2012

New Zealand Post is once again marking the festive season with a series of Christmas stamps, this year featuring traditional nativity scenes with a touch of Pōhutukawa – widely regarded as New Zealand’s Christmas tree.

The five stamps feature Mary and Joseph with baby Jesus, shepherds tending their flocks nearby, the angel sharing news of the birth of Jesus and the three wise men.

2012 - New Zealand Post is once again marking the festive season with a series of Christmas stamps, this year featuring traditional nativity scenes with a touch of Pōhutukawa - widely regarded as New Zealand’s Christmas tree.
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The stamps are available in PostShops in various denominations for international and domestic mailing.

Christmas mailing dates

Whether you’re sending parcels overseas or down the road, mark these dates in your calendar to ensure you post them in time.

Service Australia South Pacific, East Asia, North America, UK & Europe Rest of the world
International Economy 3 December 26 November 23 November
International Air 10 December 3 December 30 November
International Economy Courier 14 December 10 December N/A
International Express Courier 17 December 14 December 12 December
Domestic
Standard Post

ParcelPost

ParcelPost Tracked

19 December
FastPost

ParcelPost Fast

ParcelPost PO Box Priority

CourierPost

21 December

More information about these deadlines can be found at www.nzpost.co.nz/christmas
If you’re sending from Kapiti or Marlborough trial locations, Christmas mailing dates can be found at http://www.nzpost.co.nz/about-us/media-centre/sending-from-marlborough/kapiti-marlborough-christmas-mailing-dates
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