The Capital Stamp Show 2015 – attend it to acquire more collectables

September 18th, 2015

New Zealand hosts a special exhibition this year where the philatelists from around the world are able to get different collectible items. The exhibition is organized by the Wellington Philatelic Society that celebrates this year 150 years since Parliament moved from Auckland to Wellington. recommends our readers to visit this stamp show to find the interesting items for their collections.

Included in this exciting annual event will be the Nation's Challenge, where teams from other countries will exhibit their collections. This will give attendees a unique opportunity to see stamp collections that wouldn't normally be displayed in New Zealand.

Also at the show will be stamp dealers and exclusive stamp products, all in New Zealand's beautiful capital city, Wellington. Wellington, though occasionally a bit windy and surrounded by hills, is a bustling city with a vibrant range of shops, restaurants, cafes and other attractions.

The show runs at Labour Weekend, 23-25 October.

Special exhibition collectables

To commemorate The Capital Stamp Show 2015, New Zealand Post is issuing an exhibition miniature sheet and souvenir cover. The unique collectables show a photo of the farewell parade for the 6th Reinforcements on Lambton Quay, Wellington, on 14 August 1915 and contain three stamps from the 1915: The Spirit of Anzac commemorative stamp issue, commemorating 100 years since the Gallipoli campaign.