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April 8, 2018

TOKELAU

NZ$1: this territory of New Zealand has a small area (10 sq. km) and just 1,500 inhabitants.  This issue features tourist sites on the islands, such as this pristine white sand beach.

April 6, 2018

VANUATU

55v: this 1991 Philanippon issue features the Green Palm Lorikeet, a species endemic to the Solomon Is. and Vanuatu.

March 31, 2018

POLYNESIA (Fr.)

10f, 100fr: this 2014 issue shows the island currency notes currently in circulation.

March 18, 2018

ST. VINCENT & GRENADINES

$1.10 this issue features an island shipping dock, essential for economic activity.


March 2, 2018

SEYCHELLES

R5: this 2017 issue celebrates the 100th anniv. of the local Lions Club, and show a map of three of the largest islands and the national flag and arms


February 10, 2018

SOLOMON Is.

50c, 80c: Top: anniv. of the 1785 LaPerouse Expedition, and an outline of his island namesake.  Below: a WWII issue shows rescue of islanders by the military.

February 3, 2018

TURKS & CAICOS

60c: sheet of six se-tenant stamps, showing marine life and parasailing above the clear waters of the Caribbean, with a whale at upper left

January 12, 2018

Br. VIRGIN Is.



5c, 90c, $2: Three values from a new marine life definitive series feature showy reef fish


September 3, 2017

TONGA

P$5: this gorgeous set features scenery and the Shining Parrots of Tonga's 'Eua National Park

August 28, 2017

KIRIBATI

40c: this local interest issue features a protected area on Phoenix Island, with a traditional community house.

August 15, 2017

SAO TOME & PRINCIPE


D22,000: this issue celebrates 800 years of the Portuguese language, and shows the flags of the Lusophone community of nations.

August 5, 2017

NEVIS

$3.25: this colorful bird issues features the endangered Amazona guildingii.

July 15, 2017

FIJI

58c, 85c: two values from a recent issue featuring different Hibiscus varieties

July 8, 2017

MALDIVES

Rf 15: this recent fauna set features a red hermit crab, a crow in profile and a shark, typical island species.

June 30, 2017

FALKLANDS

Airmail rate: this issue features the Magellanic Penguin, one of several species found in the southern oceans.

June 11, 2017

VANUATU

V40, 100, 140, 160: this recent long format issues features falls from the islands of Efate, Maewa, Vanua Lava and Gaua

June 4, 2017

TRISTAN DA CUNHA


50p: this island profile issue shows the main town in the foreground, and the rim of Tristan's volcano just beyond the ridge at top

May 28, 2017

ST. KITTS

$1: this birdlife issue features a Green-throated Carib hummingbird and a Magnificent Frigatebird at left.  Above, a Tropicbird soars against a blue sky.

April 29, 2017

NIUE

20c, 50c: Two values showing a recent issue featuring typical island scenery

April 24, 2017

TONGA

45c-$2.50: this conservation set celebrates Eua National Park, and features four images of the Red-breasted Musk Parrot, endemic to Fiji and Tonga.

April 17, 2017

PAPUA N.G.

30t: this issue features a hybrid Birdwing Butterfly which is among the rarest and most valuable specimens on earth.  The naturally occurring hybrid occurs when two distinct species, found on Bouganville and Malaita, meet and reproduce.

April 13, 2017

SAMOA

7s: this large format ship issue commemorates the Great Apia Hurricane which struck in March 1889, destroying many ships that were harbored there; the ship pictured here is the USS Nipsic

April 9, 2017

SOLOMON Is.

$1: this LEAD Services project shows birds and transport in island coastal scenery

April 2, 2017

Sri Lanka

R25 se-tenant sheet: this colorful set of 12 shows different attractions of Sri Lanka, including mountains, coastal scenery and notable landmarks