Tristan da Cunha Available Stamp Issues
Details of current stamps that may be ordered from the Tristan da Cunha Post Office.

Stamp issue: Norwegian Tristan Expedition 1937-1938

Issue date: 7th December 2017
Norwegian Tristan Expedition 1937-1938, 35p, Sverre Dick Henriksen & Per Oeding, Fieldlab Norwegian Tristan Expedition 1937-1938, 70p, Surveyor Allan Crawford Norwegian Tristan Expedition 1937-1938, £1.00, Dick Henriksen testing Tristanians for Tuberculosis Norwegian Tristan Expedition 1937-1938, £1.50, Egil Baardseth, Erling Sivertsen, Yngvar Hagen. Nightingale Island
201714 Mint Stamps (35p, 70p, £1.00, £1.50) £3.55
201715 First Day Cover (with 35p, 70p, £1.00, £1.50 stamps) £4.55

This set of stamps commemorates the 80th anniversary of the Norwegian scientific expedition to Tristan da Cunha in 1937-1938, led by the botanist Erling Christophersen.

The stamp designs show members of the expedition at work on the island.

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Stamp issue: Royal Platinum Wedding Anniversary

Issue date: 20th November 2016

Royal Platinum Wedding Anniversary, £0.25 Royal Platinum Wedding Anniversary, £0.60 Royal Platinum Wedding Anniversary, £1.00 Royal Platinum Wedding Anniversary, £2.00
201712 Mint Stamps (25p, 60p, £1.00, £2.00) £3.85
201713 First Day Cover (with 25p, 60p, £1.00, £2.00 stamps) £4.85

Stamps commemorating the 70th Wedding Anniversary of Queen Elizabeth II and the Duke of Edinburgh.

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Stamp Issue: Northern Rockhopper Penguins

Issue date: 13th October 2017

Northern Rockhopper Penguin, 35p stamp Northern Rockhopper Penguin, 50p stamp Northern Rockhopper Penguin, £1.50 stamp Northern Rockhopper Penguin, £2.00 stamp
201709 Mint Stamps (35p, 50p, £1.50, £2.00) £4.35
201710 First Day Cover with 35p, 50p, £1.50, £2.00 stamps £5.35
201711 Mint Souvenir Sheetlet with 35p, 50p, £1.50, £2.00 stamps £4.35

Stamps celebrating the Tristan da Cunha group's breeding population of Northern Rockhopper Penguins.

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Stamp issue: 150th Anniversary of the visit of Prince Alfred

Issue date: 5th August 2017

HRH Prince Alfred in 1867. HMS Galatea Edinburgh of the Seven Seas in 1867. 1967 Stamp commemorating the centenary of Prince Alfred's visit to Tristan.
201706 Mint Stamps (40p, 80p, £1.10 & £1.50) £3.80
201707 First Day Cover (with 40p, 80p, £1.10 & £1.50 stamps) £4.80

Stamps celebrating the 150th Anniversary of the visit to Tristan da Cunha in 1867 by Queen Victoria's second son Prince Alfred, who was the Duke of Edinburgh after whom the settlement was renamed.

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Stamp issue: Fur Seals

Issue date: 12th April 2017

Fur seal mother and pup Immature fur seal Adult male fur seal Fur seal mother and pup Partly moulted fur seal pup Adult male fur seal
201704 Mint Stamps (2 x 35p, 2 x 70p, 2 x £1.00) £4.10
201705 First Day Cover (with 2 x 35p, 2 x 70p, 2 x £1.00 stamps) £5.10

Stamps celebrating the Tristan da Cunha group's breeding population of Subantarctic Fur Seals, and illustrating various stages in their breeding cycle.

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Stamp issue: 60th Anniversary of HRH Prince Philip's visit

Issue date: 24th January 2017

Duke with Sidney Glass and family; and Tristan Longboats off RY Britannia The Duke followed by Dilys Bell; and Crofter's Cottages Duke with Head and Administrator; and departing by longboat
201701 Mint Stamps (6 x 50p in se tenant pairs) £3.00
201702 First Day Cover (with the 6 x 50p stamps) £3.75
201703 Souvenir Sheet (with 6 x 50p stamps) £3.00

Stamps commemorating 60 years since HRH Prince Philip visited Tristan on the Royal Yacht Britannia on the 17th January 1957, with photographs and paintings from the visit.

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