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Postage Stamps of PNG

Discover PNG through Post

by GIDEON KAKA

PAPUA New Guinea is one of the world's most spectacular countries, as rich in natural resources as it is in rugged beauty and cultural diversity. The largest nation in the South Pacific, both in land area and population (4.5 million people with 860 different languages and dialects spread across twenty provinces), the people live and strive together to build a progressive, modern nation.

You can discover a great deal about our life and history by collection a wide range of Stamps produced by Post PNG Ltd. Prized by collectors everywhere, PNG stamps have become internationally recognised, as today's most imaginative and attractive.

Created by the world finest stamp designers and painters, they feature our flora, fauna, traditional arts, political and sporting events, history and industry as depicte din special commemorative stamps. These stamps are all vibrant, colorful and are authentic in details:


If you are into stamps, PNG has a beautiful collection to choose from:
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Twopenny Stamp

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Post PNG issues and sells Philatelic Stamps and other items as First-Day Covers, Stamp Albums, Exhibition Packs, Miniature Sheets and Pre-Stamped Envelope Our philatelic stamps are produced primarily for normal postal requirements, but at the same time we cater for Philatelists or Stamps Collectors needs all over the world by:
  • Releasing no more than seven new stamps a year


Depicting only Papua New Guinea subjects on all these issues including our flora and fauna, arts, culture and nature.

Keeping their prices consistent and the market value high by producing a limited quantity of stamps.

Employing the finest stamps designers and printers to ensure that the quality of PNG stamps is maintained at a high standard.


The twopenny stamp of the 1931 Pictorial series issued in Papua remained in circulation until 1942:
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Avoiding inferior issues, imperfect specimen or subjects foreign to the country and other dubious to the country.
  • Ensuring that the bulk of each issue is sold through the post offices.
  • Replacing the entire set of definitive stamps approximately every two years. By establishing these conditions, Post PNG produces superb stamps that are geared to making philately fasciniating hobby.


Place your Standing Order:

You can place a standing order for any or all of the following items post-free.

Stamps

Definitive, commemorative and special issue stamps may be ordered in sets or in imprint blocks of four.

Stamp Packs

A complete set of each issue is available in a colorful souvenir pack

First Day Cover

Official first day covers are sold for the face value of the stamps, plus K1.00 service fee, they bear the Port Moresby postmark.

Miniature Sheets

Occasionally, miniature sheets are issued as souvenirs in conjunction with a stamp issue. They may be ordered alone or on a first day cover.

Special Postmarks

These are issued to commemorated notable events. A unique postmarker is designed and used to cancel a stamp affixed to a special cover. The cover's cost is the face value of the stamp, plus a K1.00 service fee.




Colourful phone cards are available from all Post Offices and newsagencies throughout cities:
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Pre-stamped Envelopes

Issued from time to time, these colourful envelopes feature a particular province of aspect of the country's life.

Annual Stamp Packs

These contain nall stamps issued in a particular year, and are popular with collectors around the world.

Year Albums

Issued each December since 1985, these magnificent hardcover albums contain all stamps issued tha tyear, mounted in protective covers and accompanied by a detailed background story on each one. Superb photographs add to the albums appeal.

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How your Standing Order works:
  • Minimum deposit of AUD $50, us $40 or UK 20 Pounds
  • Regular statements of credit or debit balance allows you to replenish or get refund.
  • Your orders will be delivered automatically and post-free.
  • As a Standing Order customer you receive details of every new issue before it appears.
  • If you only want to collect stamps that illustrate a particular topic or theme, they too are catered for.


Enquiries:

The Manager,
Post PNG Philatelic Bureau,
P.O. Box 2,
BOROKO. NCD 111
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Safest method in PNG to post your mail, suggest you use EMS:
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